Pre-Law Events

You are encouraged to attend the events listed below. For prelaw advising, please schedule an appointment in Handshake at UTSA with the Institute for Law and Public Affairs, or contact Dr. Ana Alvarez directly at ana.alvarez@utsa.edu.

September 6, 2022, 4-5pm. Law School Application Requirements. Which are the application components and what is the weight of each in the admission process? Come and learn what each consists of and increase your law school admission likelihood.  Student Union Ash 2.03.06.

September 20, 2022, 4-5pm. Steps to Apply to Law School.  Come and learn a step by step guide on how to successfully apply to law school! Student Union Ash 2.03.06.

Sept. 21, 3pm (CST). Utilizing Law School Transparency in the Law School Journey. Learn how to use the LSAC law school transparency tools in the law school exploration and application process. Hosted by the Southwest Association of Prelaw Advisors (SWAPLA) and presented by LSAC Law School Transparency LawHub Prelaw division Director Kyle McEntree.  Register Here (you will receive the Zoom link and an ics calendar invite once you register).

October 4, 2022, 4-5pm. How do I Find the Best Law School for ME?  You will learn how to identify the best law schools for YOU that fit YOUR credentials, interests, and goals for a greater admission and scholarship likelihood.   https://utsa.zoom.us/j/99874054051

October 6, 5pm. Texas Law Day. In-Person event at UT Law. The agenda will consist of overview with Q&A, a student panel, and optional tour of the University of Texas School of Law. Agenda and registration at https://law.utexas.edu/admissions/texas-law-day/

October 27, 2022, 12-2pm. Everything about The University of Texas School of Law. Come and learn some strategies for success in law school, what law school classes are like, and what The University of Texas Law School Law considers for admission. UT Law School Professor David Sokolow and Senior Director for Admissions Programs Samuel Riley will visit UTSA students. Great opportunity to ask all your questions! Pizza will be served. Student Union Anaqua 2.03.08.

November 2, 2022, 10:30am-1:30pm. Law School Fair at UTSA. You will have the opportunity to meet with law school representatives and get answer to all your admissions, scholarships, and financial aid questions, with the opportunity to get law school application fee waivers.  LSAC suggested questions to ask law school representatives. Handout here.

November 2, 2022, 9:30-10:15 am. Law School Fair Concurrent Session: Do’s and Don’ts of Law School Application. Avoid pitfalls when applying to law school! You will hear from Texas Law Schools some tips to help you navigate the law school application and increase your admission likelihood. H-E-B Student Union 2.214 - Hidalgo.

November 2, 2022, 10:30-11:15 am. Law School Fair Concurrent Session: Crafting a Strong Personal Statement for Law School. Hear from The University of Texas School of Law how to write a law school personal statement that impresses admissions committees. H-E-B Student Union 2.214 - Hidalgo.

November 2, 2022, 11:30-12:15 am. Law School Fair Concurrent Session: The Cost of Law School. Get a better understanding of the cost of law school and ways to plan for your law school investment. Event presented by AccessLex. H-E-B Student Union 2.214 - Hidalgo.


Law Schools Visits and Events

Visit Baylor Law through events, preview days, and more! https://www.baylor.edu/law/index.php?id=930156 

Connect with Texas A&M School of Law https://law.tamu.edu/prospective/admissions/visit-us

SMU Dedman School of Law offers numerous tours and even virtual appointments! Visit: https://www.smu.edu/Law/Admissions/Visiting-SMU 

Tours are available for UNT Dallas College of Law at: https://lawschool.untdallas.edu/take-tour-0 

South Texas College of Law Houston campus visits to campus: http://www.stcl.edu/admissions-aid/admissions/

St. Mary’s School of Law Info sessions at https://law.stmarytx.edu/admission/.

The University of Texas School of Law. Schedule an appointment to speak with an admissions counselor. Keep an eye on the Recruiting Events page. https://calendly.com/texaslawadmissions.

Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law visit requests at http://www.tsulaw.edu/admissions/request_visit.html

University of Houston Law Center visit requests available at https://www.law.uh.edu/admissions/

Texas Tech University School of Law recruiting events and visits available at https://www.depts.ttu.edu/law/admissions/recruiting-events.php

For prelaw advising, schedule an appointment in Handshake with the Institute for Law and Public Affairs, or contact Dr. Ana Alvarez directly at ana.alvarez@utsa.edu.

 

 

 


For a compiled list of the Fall 2020 Pre-Law events, click here. 

 

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