The Evening Law Students Association is the student organization representing evening students of law at the University of Houston Law Center in Houston, TX.


UHLC offers a part-time program of study that U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks among the “Top 10” in the nation, along with our Intellectual Property & Information Law and Health Law programs. The part-time program provides students the opportunity to complete a Doctorate of Jurisprudence in approximately four years of taking 6 to 12 credit hours per semester, usually while working full-time during the day.


The ELSA motto - temporis pars toti dedicatum - reflects the dedication of evening law students to the study of law. To this end, ELSA exists to assist and enable the pursuit of academic excellent by evening students and to enhance the qualify of life and the collegiality of its members.

Welcome to ELSA @ UHLC