Future JD Students

Helpful Links

Tips

  • Apply early.
  • Contact each law school you're interested in for specific information and requirements.
  • Prepare well for the LSAT; take timed practice tests.
  • Research the right school for you.
  • Talk to lawyers and find out what they do.
  • Have realistic expectations.
  • Know what you are getting into.
  • Prepare a well-thought-out and intriguing personal statement.
  • Do your best academic work as an undergraduate.
  • Round out your portfolio with activities and leadership positions.
  • Attend a Law School Forum.
  • Reach out to and consult with prelaw advisors.

Resources

Various legal organizations can provide helpful insights on pursuing a legal career. This list provides a useful starting point for further research.

Scholarship Opportunities

Other

  • Conditional Admission Programs (PDF)

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