Summer Programs for Law Students

Explore areas of law that matter to you. Wake Forest University School of Law offers a variety of summer learning opportunities for rising second-year and third-year JD students.

Summer Courses

Each summer, Wake Forest School of Law offers online courses as well as residential courses taught at our Winston-Salem campus.

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Study Abroad

Wake Forest School of Law offers for-credit study abroad opportunities in London, Venice, and Vienna. Each program provides a comparative view of U.S. law with that of the host country.

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Summer Courses

Course listings for Summer 2019 will be available in January

Current Wake Forest University students can register for courses beginning in March. Course load is limited to 2 courses. Registration for a 3rd course is only permitted with authorization from the Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs.

Students in good standing at another law school accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) may apply to Wake Forest School of Law as a visiting student. Credits earned at Wake Forest School of Law transfer to your home law school where they may fulfill degree requirements.

Tuition for summer courses is pending approval by the Wake Forest University Board of Trustees. Scholarships do not apply to any summer courses. Enrollment in a minimum of 3 credit hours is required to receive federal loans.

Please note that a minimum enrollment of 6 students is required for each course.