Paralegal Studies Application Form

How to complete this form.

Read through the form completely, and get everything ready before you begin to fill it out.

  1. Have all your Education information ready.
  2. Have all the Employer information ready.
  3. Prepare a 100-200 word essay explaining why you are interested in enrolling in the program. You can compose it in MS-Word, and then copy-and-paste it into the form.
  4. Contact your alma mater and have your transcript sent to the address on the form. You can usually complete this exercise by visiting their website and searching for "transcript". You may have to pay a small fee for their service.

Please submit the following to be considered for admission. There is no application fee when you complete the form online.

Session Information
Contact Information

List in chronological order all post-secondary education. Official transcripts are required.


List the last three employers with the most recent employer first employer.


Affirmative Action Policy

Student Release Form

Please read and complete the following release carefully. Any waiver of your rights to privacy will be considered on-going and effective until revoked in writing by you. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) assures your right to keep confidential all the materials contained in your file and to control the release of those materials.

Personal Statement

Please submit a statement of 100-200 words presenting your motivation for wanting to enroll in this program. Include any information regarding your background and qualifications which you would like us to consider in reviewing your application.

Please submit this form. Then send -- or have the educational institution(s) send -- your transcripts to:

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Paralegal Studies Program
285 Madison Ave M-SP3-03
Madison, NJ 07940

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