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Events

Every semester the Pre-Law Advising Team hosts numerous events to help students make a more informed decision about attending law school. Our events are open to current USC students and alumni.

Spring 2016

Pre-Law events have concluded for the spring semester. Please check back for a listing of fall 2016 events.

 

Past Events

Preparing for the Law School 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 from the pre-law team about the various components of the law school admissions cycle. Topics to be discussed include:

● The Application Timeline

● LSAT/ CAS

● Letters of Recommendation

● Personal Statement

Date: Wednesday, February 3rd @ 5pm

Location: SOS B40 (Social Sciences Building)

 

BLOGPOST: Opportunities to Enhance Your Law School Application      

There are numerous ways you can make your law school application stand out by participating in opportunities right here at USC. This blogpost will help you discover how to take advantage of chances to study abroad, conduct research, volunteer, and participate in organizations that will strengthen your application.

Pre-Law Blog: https://uscprelaw.wordpress.com/

 

Live Online Chat: Life as a Law Student

Are you thinking about law school? This is a huge life altering decision which requires a lot of analysis. Join us online for a live chat with current law students from USC, Columbia, Cornell, Northwestern, and NYU! You will have the opportunity to ask questions 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 24th @ 5pm

 

Mock LSAT Hosted by TestMasters

Date: Saturday, February 27th at 10am

 

BLOGPOST: What to Consider When Choosing a LSAT Prep Company      

There are numerous ways you can make your law school application stand out by participating in opportunities right here at USC. This blogpost will help you discover how to take advantage of chances to study abroad, conduct research, volunteer, and participate in organizations that will strengthen your application.

Pre-Law Blog: https://uscprelaw.wordpress.com/

 

Life with a JD

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? Do you want a JD, but you don’t want to practice law? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then come to the “Life with a JD” panel! The panel will give you the opportunity to hear from practicing attorneys AND people who hold a JD but are currently working in other fields.

Date: Wednesday, March 30th @ 6pm

Location: VKC 100

Panelists: Antonio Elefano (USC Writing Program Faculty) and Victoria Lin (Associate at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP), and T.D. Pham (LA County District Attorney)

 

BLOGPOST: Waitlisted

This blogpost will cover what it means to be waitlisted and the steps you should take while waiting to hear back from a law school.

Link to Pre-Law Blog: https://uscprelaw.wordpress.com/

 

USC Gould 3+3 Info Session

Join us for an information session to learn more about USC Gould's accelerated BA/JD program. Current 3+3 students will be in attendance to share their experiences with the program!

Pizza will be provided!

Date: Wednesday, April 20th @ 12:30pm

Location: Law School Rm 2

 

Pre-Law Talk w/ David Kirschner (USC Gould School of Law Dean of Admissions)

Chick-Fil-A will be provided

Date: Wednesday, April 20th @ 5pm

Location: SOS B40