Diversity in Law School

A diverse group of students huddle for a group photo in front of a tree.

The legal profession needs more lawyers who are African American, Asian American, Latino, and Native American to serve an increasingly diverse society.

Diversity Matters

Find resources for students from diverse backgrounds, as well as answers to some questions you may have.

Discover Connections

Hear diverse lawyers, law students, and undergraduates tell their unique stories.

Connect to DiscoverLaw.org

Find events and programs near you that will help you prepare for law school and teach you about careers in law.


Prelaw Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Programs

First- and second-year college students: Get the skills you need to succeed in law school by attending a four-week summer prelaw program. There’s no cost to attend, and participants receive a small stipend.

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Upcoming Events

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June

25

UNM African American Student Services BEST Academy Visit (Albuquerque, NM)
July

16

Leadership in Law Camp (San Antonio, TX)

17

Shades of Purple 2018 (Seattle, WA)

24

Women’s Center Bridging the Gap: Discovering Law and Making a Difference (Seattle, WA)

30

Constitutional Law Camp (San Antonio, TX)
August

3

Road to Law School and Moot Court (Baltimore, MD)
September

6

William Smith High School at Denver Law (Denver, CO)

7

UC Hastings Diversity Outreach Day (San Francisco, CA)
November

17

Q&A: Queers and Allies Discover the Law (Topeka, KS)