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Pre-College Academy

Pursue Your Passion & Experience Law School at Penn Law

July 11-29, 2022 | Location: On Campus in Philadelphia, PA
 Program Fee: $8,999 (Residential) | $5,999 (Commuter)

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The Penn Law Pre-College Academy is a rigorous academic program that gives high school students from around the world the opportunity to experience law school at a world-class university. This three-week intensive academy provides you with a well-rounded introduction to the American legal system and how law is practiced in the United States.

The third week of this program exposes students to various timely and specialized fields of law, such as business & entrepreneurship law, environmental law, human rights & immigration law, and technology, privacy, & intellectual property law.*

*These topics are a representation of possible focus areas. Specific topics to be confirmed closer to the program start date.

Why You Should Attend

Law School Experience at an Ivy League Institution

This one-of-a-kind opportunity allows high school students to experience an accelerated version of the first-year law school curriculum at an Ivy League university.

Access to Renowned Faculty & Thought Leaders

Drawing on the scholarship of one of the nation’s top law schools, you will learn from standing Penn Law faculty and legal practitioners on cutting-edge legal issues that are shaping the United States today.

Opportunity to Pursue Your Own Interests

In addition to providing a well-rounded introduction to the American legal system, the Pre-College Academy allows you to be exposed to a range of specialized areas of law, such as business, environmental, human rights, and technology law.

Build a Strong Foundation for Future Success

The Pre-College Academy is designed to help you develop and fine-tune the communication, analytical, logical reasoning, and leadership skills essential for future academic and professional success.

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