Prerequisite for the Paralegal Certificate Program

To ensure that our graduates are prepared for the challenging education in these programs, we require an associate or undergraduate degree.

If you meet these qualifications and are ready to enroll, start your registration below for the classroom program or online program.

Paralegal Program Cost

The classroom program cost is $5,695; which includes tuition, textbooks, all course materials, and one-year access to LexisNexis.

The online program cost is $4,995; which includes tuition, e-textbooks, all course materials, and one-year access to LexisNexis.

There are no additional costs or fees.

Classroom Program

The dates and registration for the Spring 2018 classroom program will be available by November 1.


Online Program

October 10 – March 22, 2018


There are three options for registering:

Online: To regster online using a credit card, use this link.

Note: Online registration should be used only for full payment by credit card.

By Fax: 919-962-5549

By Mail: Complete the Fall 2017 Online Paralegal Program Registration Form and mail it to:

Paralegal Certificate Program
Professional Development and Enrichment Programs
CB#1020 Friday Center
UNC-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-1020.

If you are utilizing the payment plan, complete the Fall 2017 Online Paralegal Program Payment Plan Form and fax or mail it with the Fall 2017 Online Paralegal Program Registration Form.

Students will not be permitted to enter the program after 1 week from the start date.

For questions during the process or assistance in completing the registration process, please contact Jennifer John, Program Advisor, at 919-636-6787.

Note: Some paralegal certificate programs sell out weeks before the start date. If you plan to apply for a personal loan, begin your loan application early to allow adequate processing time.  We recommend that you register for your program early to secure your space in class.


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