Paralegal Studies Program

Enrollment Information/Application



Application Fee $    25.00
Registration Fee (upon acceptance) $    75.00
Tuition $4,895.00
Total  $4,995.00


To be considered for admission, you must hold a bachelor's (in any major) or associate's of arts degree or the equivalent of 60 semester credits from an accredited college or university.  Exceptions to this policy may be made on a very limited basis. 

Submit the Paralegal Application, a 100-200 word essay explaining why you are interested in enrolling in the program, the $25 application fee, you may use the Credit Card Payment Sheet, and an official college transcript; or
If you have less than 60 semester credits, you must also submit a life experience resume detailing all relevant law or legal-related experience, in addition to the above.
To register for a Legal Specialty Course, complete the Legal Specialty Course Registration Form and include the $450.00 fee. Must be paid in full before class begins. 10% discount for FDU graduates and referrals from employers.

All materials should be sent to:

Paralegal Studies Program

Fairleigh Dickinson University

285 Madison Avenue, M-DH2-02

Madison, NJ 07940


Completed applications are reviewed regularly and applicants are promptly notified whether or not he/she has been admitted to the program. Click here to learn more about the loan programs offered.