How to Apply

Enrollment in the Hofstra Law Pro Bono Scholars Program is by application only, and applications are due in February of the 2L year.

Applicants must demonstrate that they will have satisfied all of their graduation requirements by the end of the fall semester of their final year, except for the remaining 12 credits of the program.

Applicants must not be at risk of exceeding the limit of 23 non-classroom hour credits if they enroll in the program.

Students must have a cumulative GPA above 2.8 to be considered for the program.

Enrollment is limited to 10 students, and preference will be given to students who demonstrate a commitment to pro bono legal services and/or public interest work.

For more information, please contact:

Franca Sachs
Assistant Dean for Experiential Programs
516-463-0386
Franca.Sachs@hofstra.edu