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Delaware Law School Jurist Academy 2017

Law School Prep Program for Rising College Juniors and Seniors

June 5, 2017 - Friday June 16, 2017
9:00 am - 5:30 pm daily,
Monday-Friday
2017 Delaware Jurist Academy Brochure (.pdf)
2017 Delaware Jurist Academy Application
2017 Jurist Academy Computer Registration Information (.pdf)
Download the Delaware Campus Map (.pdf)

Application Deadline: April 14, 2017
Application Process

To apply, interested students must submit the following materials by the 2017 application deadline:

  1. Completed Jurist Academy Application form.
  2. Personal Statement. A personal statement discussing why you would like to participate in this program is required. You may also include a statement discussing other circumstances in your background that demonstrate how your admission into law school in the future would help to correct under representation of a particular minority or disadvantaged group in the legal profession.
  3. Official undergraduate transcript. The minimum cumulative undergraduate grade point average requirement is 2.80. An official undergraduate transcript must be submitted with the application. All candidates must be in good academic standing. Students who have already completed a bachelor’s degree are not eligible for the program.
  4. Two letters of recommendation. At least one letter must be from a college professor or dean. Letters of recommendation should discuss your academic potential, writing ability and professional promise.

Submit all DELAWARE application materials in one envelope to:
Widener University Delaware Law School
JURIST Academy
Nicole Barkley, Director
Public Interest Resource Center
4601 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803-0406