The Application Process

Program Details and How To Apply

WLI 2020-2021 COHORT DATES AND DEADLINES

  • Summer – Winter 2019: WLI information sessions hosted on campus, via webinar and at Weil
  • November 15, 2019: WLI applications open
  • February 28, 2020: WLI application deadline
  • April 2020: WLI offer letters extended to all candidates
  • May 2020: WLI acceptance confirmations required from all candidates
  • July 2020: WLI program commences; WLI Inaugural Program Kick Off Reception and Orientation at Weil New York
  • July 2021: WLI program concludes; closing reception at Weil New York
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Acceptance and intention to attend to one of the aforementioned law school partners is mandatory

  • Resume
  • Personal statement
  • Detailed project plan for top choice sponsoring nonprofit organization initiative - must be identified from the list of approved organizations and their proposed initiatives
  • Academic and/or professional letters of recommendation (2)

Candidates may be contacted for interviews if required by the nonprofit organization for which the candidate is applying.