Preparing for Law School

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Working hard and preparing early can help you get into law school. The decisions you make today will lead to more career choices down the road.

High School, Community College, and Undergraduate Strategy

Find out what you can do now to make yourself a more competitive law school applicant later.

Applying to Law School

If you’re thinking about law school, it’s really important to plan ahead. Start familiarizing yourself with these important parts of the application process.

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)