Scholarships - Online Paralegal Certificate

Hamline University recognizes the important role that scholarships serve in helping students finance their education and offers scholarships to incoming graduate and undergraduate students pursuing the ABA-approved Paralegal Certificate.

Contact the Office of Financial Aid with questions about using scholarships and other assistance toward financing your education at 651-523-3000 or


3M scholarship: $1,000

The 3M scholarship is awarded each year to one undergraduate and one graduate student pursuing the Paralegal Certificate with a demonstrated financial need who will contribute to the diversity of the paralegal profession. The scholarship is awarded as part of your financial aid package.


Department scholarships: Up to $2,000

Scholarships of up to $2,000 each will be awarded to incoming graduate Paralegal Certificate/MSL students each fall and spring semester. The scholarship is a one-time award (per student) that will be received in the first academic year, distributed evenly over the recipient’s first two semesters in the program when attending at least part time.


Learning Partnership discount

As an employee of one of our Learning Partners, you are eligible to receive a 10% discount on tuition and a waiver of application and processing fees when you are newly enrolled in the graduate paralegal certificate program.

To learn more and see if you qualify, see our list of learning partners and eligibility requirements.

Apply for the discount when applying for admission, please mark the admission application if eligible or interested in the discount.

Alumni discount

Hamline alumni are eligible to receive a 10% discount when they enroll in the graduate paralegal certificate.

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