New Student Orientation

Checklist for new students at Elon Law

Check Here When Complete:
Required Elements:
 
  Official Transcript(s): An official transcript is required from each college or university that awarded you a degree.
 Dean Certification Form(s)- A dean certification form is required from each college or university that awarded you a degree or any institution where you were subject to disciplinary action or a student hearing.
 Health/ Immunization forms to Student Health Services by Aug. 15, 2014
 Insurance: Elon University requires all law students have health coverage prior to beginning  classes. This year, all incoming students are required to complete the online form to either waive or elect insurance coverage.   Please note - if you complete the online waiver form, it will take about two weeks before you see changes in your tuition bill. 
 Financial Aid Package
  As a part of law & leadership studies at Elon Law, all students take the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment.  Instructions on how to complete the assessment are now available.  Please make sure to complete the MBTI by Monday, August 4, 2014.
 Haven Training:  Due August 15, 2014 Haven is an on-line education program that for all students on the issues associated with sexual assault and relationship violence.  Completion of this  program is required of all new students-undergraduate, graduate and special students. Instructions have been sent directly to your Elon Email account to access and complete the training. 
 
First Year Essentials:
 
 First Year Common Reading:  Information about the Common reading for this year is available in the attached letter.  In addition, the information was emailed to your elon email accouont.
 

Send a color photo you could use for a passport to Student Affairs Office. We need a front view of your face, cropped from just above the top of your head down to your collarbone. Your eyes need to be open and visible and no glare if you wear eyeglasses.  No hats or sunglasses.  The background needs to be entirely white (not tan, blue, gray), no texture, without shadows, no other objects or people in view.

Reminder: This photo will be your permanent Elon ID picture throughout your time at Elon Law. Please keep this in mind when selecting your photo.

Picture must be received by Monday, August 15th.

  Class Schedule – available through Ontrack.
  The book list is available on the Registrar's web page.
  Pre-orientation events start on Tuesday, August 5th!  The sign ups are now available!  We look forward to seeing you soon.
 A demographic survey has been sent to your Elon email account. Please complete the survey no later than Friday, August 15.
 

Sign up for Elon Reaches Out 2014.

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

   1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/pWmPok

   2. Enter your Elon email address (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot) 

   3. Sign up! Choose one spot - VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation. Easy!

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone.

 

Sign up Faculty Friday 2014

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

   1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/uLDf6e
  
   2. Enter your email address (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)
  
  3. Sign up! Choose your spots - VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation. Easy!

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone.

 

LMC Pre-Orientation Assignment

Click here for the first of two Legal Method & Communication assignments - elements due by 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 17.

Click here for the second of two Legal Method & Communication assignments - readings to be completed prior to Thursday, August 21 orientation session.

 

Leadership readings

Click here for an excerpt from Leadership and Social Justice Lawyering (members of the entering class are asked to read this prior to Tuesday, Aug. 19)

Click here for an excerpt from Leading Lawyers (members of the class are asked to read this priot to Wednesday, Aug. 20)

 Click here for initial course assignments from faculty.