About the Program

  • Temple Law Scholars receive provisional admission* to Temple’s Beasley School of Law.
  • They complete undergraduate requirements in the Honors Program at The Fox School.
  • Those who wish additional work experience can defer matriculation into law school for a year.


4/3 Option: Enriched Experience

  • Temple Law Scholars receive a BBA upon completing four years of study at The Fox School, taking full advantage of the programs and services available to honors students.
  • They receive the degree of Juris Doctor upon successful completion of three years of study at Temple’s Beasley School of Law.


This program is open only to honors students with:

  • high class standing and SAT scores,
  • superior letters of recommendation,
  • exceptional writing skills as evidenced by a thoughtful, articulate essay on a topic assigned by the Temple Law Scholars Admission Committee
  • experience in community service and leadership positions
  • a genuine interest in the legal profession

This highly selective program provides:

  • Solid understanding of business and business practice as well as of legal studies
  • Enriched undergraduate experience both inside and outside the classroom, through curricular and co-curricular opportunities offered by The Fox School, its student professional organizations such as Phi Alpha Delta pre-law society, and its Center for Student Professional Development, special lectures and events; mentoring by both law school and legal studies faculty, students and administrators, visits to law school classes, and more.
  • Opportunities to gain experience through legal internships in the Philadelphia area.
  • Simultaneous admission to two internationally acclaimed colleges of a Research I University with campuses and programs throughout the Greater Philadelphia region and around the world.

* Matriculation into Temple’s Beasley School of Law depends upon: completing at least 93 credits of undergraduate work at The Fox School and a 3.45 grade point average; placing in the 80th percentile on the Law School Admission Test (LSAT).

For additional information, please contact:

Leora Eisenstadt
Assistant Professor, Legal Studies Department
Voice: 215.204.6672
e-mail: leora.eisenstadt@temple.edu

Dr. Paul Crowe
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Voice: 215.204.8591
e-mail: pcrowe@temple.edu