Law School Application Strategy

When should you apply? Where should you apply? What type of program is best for you? Who should you ask to recommend you? Should you take time off between college and law school? Do you have the right kind of work experience? Should you volunteer more? Have you left yourself enough time to get everything done before the buzzer?

Let's focus and organize your law school admissions journey by creating a sound plan and an easy-to-follow timeline that will lead you to admissions success. Use the following resources to guide you:

  1. The Law School Admissions Guide: 8 Tips for Success, a free guide
  2. Which Schools Should You Apply To?, a podcast episode
  3. Law School Applicants: Things to Think About When You Apply, a podcast episode
  4. LSAT, Debt, and Bar Passage with Law School Transparency, a podcast episode
  5. At the Nexus of Business & Law: Penn/Wharton’s JD/MBA, a podcast episode
  6. 5 A's for Your Low GPA, a podcast episode
  7. Grad School Admissions: When Should You Apply?
  8. 5 Things Law Schools Want To See In Applicants
  9. Will Facebook Destroy Your Admissions Chances?
  10. 5 Things the Adcoms Hate 
  11. Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?
  12. 5 Tips for Disclosing a Criminal Record to Law Schools
  13. 6 Tips for Talking About Your Weaknesses
  14. 5 Summer Jobs that Will Enhance Your Law School Profile
  15. 5 Ways To Increase Your Chance of Getting Into Law School as a College Junior
  16. The Increasing Value of Work Experience in Law School Applications
  17. Should You Apply to a Safety School?
  18. Master of Laws (L.L.M.) Programs: Are They Right for You?
  19. How Not to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

Check out our catalog of law school admissions consulting services for guidance that will help you set reasonable and achievable goals and help you get accepted.

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