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Upcoming Events

Every semester the Pre-Law Advising Team hosts numerous events and workshops.  Our spring events are geared towards those exploring the idea of law school and a legal career.  

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Spring 2015

February

Gearing-up for the Application Cycle

If you are planning to apply to law school in the fall, then this is a workshop you don’t want to miss. Come hear firsthand from the pre-law team about what you can do to get ready for the upcoming admissions cycle. Topics to be discussed include:

● The Application Timeline

● LSAT/ CAS

● Letters of Recommendation

● Personal Statement

Date: Wednesday, February 4th @ 5pm

Location: THH 112

RSVP: https://usccollege.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOwUti5bXVgyegt

 

Life as a Law Student

Are you thinking about law school? This is a huge life altering decision which requires a lot of analysis. Come hear from current law students about their day-to-day lives and gather information to help you decide whether law school is the right fit for you or not!

Date: Wednesday, February 11th @ 5pm

Location: THH 112

RSVP: https://usccollege.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_eLF8DnaEiTqNNs1

 

Mock LSAT with TestMasters

Date: Saturday, February 21st @ 10am-3:30pm

Location: TBA

RVSP: http://uscmocklsat022115.splashthat.com

 

LSAT 101 with ScoreItUp LSAT Prep

Date: Wednesday, February 25th @ 5pm

Location: THH 112

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March

Law School Admissions Panel

Please join us for a mock admissions panel conducted by representatives from Chapman, Southwestern, Loyola, University of San Deigo and University of San Francisco.

Date: Thursday, March 5, 2015 @ 5pm

Location: TBA

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Life as an Attorney Panel

Are you interested in the legal profession but have never met an attorney before? Do you wonder what an attorney does on a day-to-day basis? If so, then come to the “Life as an Attorney” panel to hear attorneys from various different fields speak about their career!

Date: Wednesday, March 11th @ 5pm

Location: THH 112

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April

I Got in to Law School….Now, How do I Survive? Ways to Make a Successful Transition from Undergrad to Law School.

The biggest mistake students make coming into law school is thinking that it is a continuation of undergrad.  This couldn’t be further from the truth.  Come learn what law school is really like and learn effective strategies and tips for making the smoothest transition possible. This workshop is geared towards students who have already been admitted to law school.

Date: Wednesday, April 1st @ 5pm

Location: THH 112

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City Year Open House

Date: Tuesday, April 7th @ 4:30-6:30pm

Location: TBA

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Pre-Law Talk with David Kirschner, Director of Admissions, USC Gould School of Law

Date: Wednesday, April 15th @ 5pm

Location: TBA

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Past Events

Financing Law School, Hosted by UC Irvine School of Law

Does the cost of law school scare you? If so, this is a session you do not want to miss! A representative from UC Irvine School of Law will be on campus to shed light on these issues and many more.

Speaker: Estuardo Ponciano, Assistant Director of Admissions

Date: Tuesday, November 4th @ 5pm

Location: Trojan Presentation Room (Student Union Basement)

 

Experiencing a First-Year USC Law Class

Come experience a mock first-year law class at USC Gould School of Law taught by Professor Jody Armour. 

Date: Thursday, November 6th @ 5pm

Location: USC Law School Room 1

 

USC Law 3+3 Information Session

The USC Law 3+3 Program is an accelerated bachelor's to JD program approved by the American Bar Association. The program allows eligible students to complete their BA and JD degree in six years instead of seven. This session will provide more information and answer common questions about eligibility and the admissions process. Open only to current freshmen, sophomores and juniors.

Date: Wednesday, November 12th @ 12pm

Location: USC Law School Room 130