Applying to Law School : Resources

Given the long term financial ramifications, it is imperative that you ask yourself this question. There is no universal answer—only …

Overview: Applying to Law School

The law school application process should ideally begin about a year and a half before you intend to start law …

Law School Application Check List

The Check List for Fall 2022 Admission is organized topically. Click here to get the same list organized chronologically.

This …

Law School Application Time Line

This recommended Time Line for Fall 2022 admission assumes that you will complete and submit your applications by Thanksgiving-ish 2021.

Law school applications: Fee waivers

LSAC will grant fee waivers to applicants with demonstrated financial need. Information regarding the fee waiver application process can be …

There are some 200 law schools in the United States that are accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA). Applying …

Researching law schools: Additional resources

Reliable information and research assistance are hard to come by when you’re looking at law schools. These links represent some …

Law school applications: How can the Pre-Law Advising Office help?

The UMass Pre-Law Advising Office can help you explore legal careers, apply to law school, and even help you manage …

Applying to law school after you have been in the workforce may present some special challenges, but remember that you’re …