Attend an Applying to Law School Session

This session is designed for juniors and seniors 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 Law School Admissions Test (LSAT)
  • Strategies and options for LSAT 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
  • Selecting/evaluating law schools (brief intro to this topic)
  • Financing law school (brief intro to this topic)
  • Pre-Law Advising resources

Fall 2019 Applying to Law School Session dates:

  • Tuesday, September 24th from 4:30-5:30pm in 307 Boucke Building
  • Wednesday, October 9th from 11am-12pm in the Grange Building (West Lobby)
  • Thursday, October 24th from 10-11am in the Grange Building (West Lobby)
  • Monday, November 4th from 1-2pm in the Grange Building (West Lobby)
  • Monday, December 9th from 4:30-5:30pm in 307 Boucke Building

Registration is required.  Please finalize and check your class schedule before registering for a session.

If, after registering, you find that you can no longer attend your scheduled Applying to Law School Session, please call the Division of Undergraduate Studies at 814-865-7576 and cancel so that we can offer your seat to another student.


Other steps:

Step 1: Attend a Pre-Law Orientation Session

OR

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