Stephen F. Austin State University

Application Process

Application Process Deadline 5/02

Applicants must have completed the 10th grade by the beginning of the program. Applications will be accepted from 2014 high school graduates.

Applying to the Pre-Law Experience is a six-step process. Required documents can either be emailed ( or faxed (936-468-2190):

Part One

  1. Email or fax a completed ­registration form
  2. Email or fax two letters of recommendation from teachers and/or guidance counselors within two weeks of registering
  3. Email or fax a 250-word essay (within two weeks of registering) on the following topic: Why do I want to attend SFA's pre-law experience?
  4. Pay a non-refundable application fee of $25.00 by credit card or check* (debit cards cannot be accepted) by May 14, 2014

Part Two

  1. Once notified of acceptance, complete a parental information form, medical form * and liability waiver * and either fax or mail
  2. Make credit card payments or checks according to the following schedule:

- First tuition installment of $250.00 is due on April 1, 2014 to reserve a seat.

- Second tuition installment of $250.00 is due on May 14, 2014 to confirm your participation.

- Lodging and meal plan is $250.00 or meal plan only is $100.00, payable in full by June 1, 2014.

Cancellation Policy

The first tuition installment only is refundable until May 15, 2014. No refund will be given after that date.

* Checks and forms may be mailed to:

Pre-Law Academy

College of Liberal and Applied Arts

P.O. Box 13033, SFA Station

Nacogdoches, TX 75962-3033