42 ELSA local groups are members of the national umbrella organization.
ELSA Jena is one of the 42 ELSA local groups and has about 200 members.
ELSA Jena is managed by the board, consisting of three presidium members holding the sole power of representation each and four additional board members. Additionally a general assembly as the highest decision-making body takes place twice per year.
ELSA Jena is a recognised non-profit organisation which is morally supported by its board of trustees and morally and financially supported by its support group.