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West Coast Consortium San Francisco Law Fair Sept 17

Flyer for the WCC law fair event.

The West Coast Consortium (WCC) of private law schools is hosting a law fair for prospective law students on Saturday, September 17 from 10:00 am - 3:30 pm (PST) at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. Representatives from WCC law schools and other ABA law schools from all regions of the U.S. will be in attendance to provide you with information about their individual schools. We hope that you will be able to attend our event and meet law school representatives from 58 different law schools!

You must RSVP to attend the event and all attendees are required to wear a mask at this event regardless of vaccination status.

CSUMB Pre-Law on My Raft

Want to keep in the loop? Consider joining CSUMB Pre-Law on MyRaft to get information and other announcements related to law school admissions in your email.  

Pathways to the Legal Profession course in Fall 2022

Want to learn more about the legal profession and how to apply to law school?  Consider HCOM 399: Pathways to the Legal Profession which will meet on Fridays 8-10:50 AM.  The course provides students an opportunity to explore pathways to law school and a career in the legal profession.  Topics include a critical look at the role of lawyers in society, how to prepare for law school, the application process, and the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT), as well as what to expect from the law school experience and what it means to practice law in such areas as civil litigation, criminal justice, civil legal aid, and others.  

LSAC Law School Forums in Fall 2022

The Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) is hosting several forums across the country for students interested in law school. These are invaluable opportunities to meet admission professionals from more than 100 law schools, attend live workshops, and learn more about the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT). 

One option will be virtual. 

  • October 22, 2022 from 2-6 PM Eastern Time (11-3 PM Pacific Time)
  • Virtual modality

Register by October 20, 2022 through a LSAC account.  More information available from their website