Attend an Applying to Law School Session

This session is designed for third- and fourth-year students who are getting ready to apply to law school. First- and second-year students who have attended a Pre-Law Orientation Session are also invited to attend. 

Topics covered in the Applying to Law School Session include:

  • Introduction to the standardized tests needed for law school (LSAT or GRE)
  • Strategies and options for LSAT or GRE preparation
  • Review of law school application timeline
  • Using lsac.org to apply to law school
  • Drafting personal statements/diversity statements/résumés/addenda
  • Obtaining strong letters of recommendation
  • Pre-Law Advising resources

Registration is now open and required. Please check your fall class schedule before registering.  Note that some sessions are via Zoom and others are in-person at University Park.  
 

Thursday, September 8: Applying to Law School (Zoom) 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://psu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_suUHrZqwT0aQ3AzGZrA2wQ

Wednesday, September 21: Applying to Law School (in person) – 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Grange Lobby
Register in advance for this in-person session. Space is limited:
https://pennstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9HcrtNkBQWX2SyO

Tuesday, October 25: Applying to Law School (Zoom) 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://psu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kd8cFC-LT9OJQft0sFVyFw

Wednesday, November 9: Applying to Law School (in-person) 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Grange Lobby
Register in advance for this in-person workshop. Space is limited:
https://pennstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9HcrtNkBQWX2SyO

Friday, December 2: Applying to Law School (Zoom) – 12:00 p.m. to 1:00pm.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://psu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QDdflQ31RHSKcJxAu6Zd2A 

 


Other steps:

Step 1: Attend a Pre-Law Orientation Session

OR

Step 2: Make an Individual Appointment with the Pre-Law Adviser