Applications to start in Spring 2017 must be received by December 15, 2016.

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Admission to either the degree program or certificate program is based on the applicant’s academic record and professional background, answers to application questions and professional references. Applicants may also be asked to participate in a virtual interview with members of the MSL admissions committee.

Work experience in a relevant field, as well as a bachelor’s degree prior to matriculating, is required. Standardized test scores are not required, but may be provided in the application.

How to Apply

Applications for the MSL degree and certificate program should include:

  1. Completed application form
  2. Resume or curriculum vitae
  3. Undergraduate and any graduate school transcripts
  4. Two reference forms
    Reference forms should come from former professors or employers who can address the applicant’s ability to pursue graduate legal study. Forms may be mailed or emailed to the school directly from the recommender.

Submit materials by mail:

Wake Forest School of Law
MSL Admissions
Box 7206
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Submit materials by email:

msl@wfu.edu

Eligible States

Wake Forest University, like all higher education institutions, must follow individual state regulations before enrolling students outside of North Carolina in online programs. We are currently only accepting applications from residents of the 35 eligible states highlighted below. Authorization is pending in other states.

Complete List of Eligible States »

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