- B.A. with Honors, 2005, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- J.D. with Honors, 2008, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- M.L.I.S., 2009, The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caitlin Swift graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Law with honors in 2008, where she served as an editor of the North Carolina Law Review. After completing law school, she received her Master's in Information and Library Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Before accepting her present position at the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law in 2010, she worked at an athlete management company in Las Vegas handling UFC fighters. Mrs. Swift supports Campbell Law's Legal Research and Writing Program by designing legal research video vignettes offering instruction on legal research strategies for first-year law students and by teaching the legal research component of the first-year research and writing course to law students with visual impairments.