The Application

How do I begin the process of applying to law school?

Research is key, and becoming familiar with the parts of the application is essential.

Who should I ask to give me letters of recommendation?

Don’t make this common mistake.

Should I disclose any personal legal issues on my application?

Don’t abandon the idea of going to law school because of personal legal issues from your past.

Personal and Diversity Statements: What's the Difference?

Personal Statement: Law schools want to recruit men and women who are qualified for reasons beyond grades and scores.

Diversity Statement: The diversity statement is your opportunity to show how your perspective will enhance the classroom experience for all students.

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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Shades of Purple 2018 (Seattle, WA)


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


Justice for All: Diversity and Inclusion in Law School Admissions (San Francisco, CA)


KIPP Denver Collegiate High School Visit to Denver Law (Denver, CO)


Clark 150 Celebration (Des Moines, IA)


Diversity & Inclusion Law Day (Williamsburg, VA)


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