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Widener Law Jurist Academy 2015

Law School Prep Program for Rising College Juniors and Seniors

May 26, 2015 - June 5, 2015

9:00 am - 5:30 pm daily,
Monday-Friday
Download the 2015 Delaware Jurist Academy Brochure (.pdf)
Download the 2015 Delaware Jurist Academy Application (.pdf)
Download the 2015 Delaware Jurist Academy Application (.docx)
Download the 2015 Jurist Academy Computer Registration Information (.pdf)
Download the Delaware Campus Map (.pdf)

Application Deadline: April 15, 2015
Application Process

To apply, interested students must submit the following materials by the 2015 application deadline:

  1. Completed Jurist Academy Application form (.pdf)
  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:
Public Interest Resource Center, Widener University School of Law
4601 Concord Pike, P.O. Box 7474, Wilmington, Delaware 19803-0474