Pre-law Orientation Session

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Event Time: 
3:00 p.m.

Pre-Law Orientation Sessions are open to all Penn State students considering law school. First- and second-year students must attend a Pre-Law Orientation Session prior to scheduling an individual appointment with the Pre-Law Adviser or attending the Law School Application Process Session.

Topics covered in the Pre-Law Orientation Session include:

  • Preparing for law school and strengthening your application now (even if you are not yet certain that you want to attend)
  • Skills required for law school
  • Learning about law school
  • Learning about the practice of law
  • Deciding whether to apply to law school
  • Pre-Law Advising resources

Registration with your PSU email is required. All times are Eastern Time.

Wednesday, August 31 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Zoom)

Register for the August 31 Zoom session

Other upcoming sessions: 

Tuesday, September 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (in-person - Grange Lobby)
Space is limited. Please register in advance for the September 13 in-person session.

Thursday, October 20 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Zoom)
Register in advance for the October 20 session.

Friday, November 4 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (in-person - Grange Lobby)
Space is limited. Please register in advance for the November 4 in-person session.

Monday, November 14 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Zoom)
Register in advance for the November 14 session.