Some Washington University School of Law applicants recently received a welcome surprise in their inboxes.
An e-mail from the university, which was reprinted on the blog Above the Law, told them:
"We are excited to announce that additional scholarship funds have become available. As an outstanding applicant, Washington University School of Law is able to offer you a full tuition scholarship of $48,345 for your first year of law school with the same amount guaranteed for your 2L and 3L years for a total of $145,035 for the three years of law school."
The catch? The prospective students were given only 24 hours to make a decision.
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