The Application Process
Why Choose Elon Law
Elon Law Admissions Update (June & July 2020)
Thank you for your interest in Elon Law! We hope you, your family and those important to you are doing well, and we look forward to engaging with you during the admissions process. We are actively admitting the Elon Law Class of 2022 and are excited about enrolling a class of 150 talented and diverse students in August 2020.
While our admissions staff are primarily working remotely, we will recommence in-person visits and tours beginning Monday, June 15. Tours are by appointment only, Monday through Friday, between 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Visits and tours will be conducted observing social distancing and utilizing personal protective equipment. To schedule a campus visit and tour, please email email@example.com. You can also make an appointment to speak with an admissions ambassador by phone.
You may also enjoy the virtual tour below of our downtown Greensboro facilities, hosted by Senior Associate Dean Alan Woodlief.
Elon Law Admissions will operate as follows in June and July 2020:
- We continue to receive and review applications, make admissions decisions and communicate these decisions to applicants. If you have not yet applied, we look forward to receiving your application and encourage you to apply soon for optimal admissions and scholarship consideration. Through our rolling admissions process, we welcome applications throughout the spring and summer, accept the June and July LSATs and offer admission to a significant number of candidates in June and July. If you have questions, or if we can be of assistance to you, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us at (888) ELON-LAW or (336) 279-9229.
- While our admissions staff continue to primarily work remotely, we will recommence in-person visits and tours beginning on Monday, June 15. Tours are by appointment only, Monday through Friday, between 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Visits and tours will be conducted observing social distancing and utilizing personal protective equipment. To schedule a campus visit and tour, please email email@example.com.
- In addition to on-campus visits, we encourage prospective students to take advantage of the virtual tour of our facilities above. We also regularly host online chats for prospective students (see the “Visit Campus” web page under chats). In addition, you can schedule a phone call or online chat with a member of the admissions staff. Email the Admissions Office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us at (888) ELON-LAW or (336) 279-9229.
- The Admissions Office has hosted several virtual admissions events throughout the spring. Several are posted on the “visit campus” web page. They provide a great opportunity to learn more about Elon Law, our program of legal education, and our people.
Please reach out to us if we can answer any additional questions about the admissions process, or if we can be of assistance to you. The Admissions Office can be reached by email at email@example.com, or by phone at (888) ELON-LAW or (336) 279-9229.
Elon Law’s groundbreaking approach to legal education
Elon Law places students at the center of a deeply experiential, highly personal, academically challenging and value-focused legal education.
As an Elon Law graduate, you will have a distinct career advantage because the school provides in-depth experiences, extensive professional relationships, a rigorous academic program and an outstanding value.
100% of students benefit from:
- Full-time residencies-in-practice
- Attorney mentors from day one
- Team-based, real-world legal projects
- Labs with simulations led by accomplished attorneys
- Bridge-to-Practice courses
- Extensive opportunities for experiential learning in legal clinics, clerkships, internships, trial advocacy courses, and Moot Court and Mock Trial programs
- Development of core legal knowledge and skills in challenging and engaging courses
- An 86-credit curriculum that exceeds ABA standards
- Writing and oral advocacy emphasis in all trimesters
- Introductory course in legal analysis & communication
- Nationally recognized training in leadership, focused on professionalism, business skills, technology, project management and civic engagement
- A strategic sequence of courses and experiences to accelerate learning and career development
Personal & professional connections
- A 9:1 student-faculty ratio in a supportive community
- Fewer than 25 students in the majority of classes
- Four professional advisors for each student, advancing custom career pathways
- Strategic and recurring networking events
- Programs to create extensive professional portfolios
- One of the few U.S. law schools that is home to a working court – the North Carolina Business Court
- Newly reduced tuition that is 20 percent lower than the national average for private law schools
- A locked tuition guaranteed not to increase for the entering class
- Extensive scholarship and fellowship opportunities for qualified applicants, including the Paul D. Coverdell Fellowship (beginning in 2018) for returning Peace Corps volunteers
- Seven-trimester (2.5 year) curriculum that reduces costs of living, allows students to graduate in December, take the February bar exam and begin careers earlier than traditional three-year models