Spring 2017 Pre-Law Events

Spring 2017 Events Calendar


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Intro to Pre-Law Workshop

Date: Wednesday, February 1st

Time: 2:30  - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill 101

Intended for first and second year students, this workshop will cover information on pursuing entry into law school.


Law School Admissions 101

Date: Wednesday, February 22nd

Time: 2:30  - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill 101

Special Guest Speaker: Dean Anita Walton, Assistant Dean for Admissions-Rutgers Law School.  Come learn about the law school admissions process straight from the expert!  Dean Walton will walk you through the law school application process and tips as you prepare for this endeavor. 

Major/Minor Fair

Date: Monday, February 27th

Time: 11:30 - 12:50 pm

Location: Student Street, Paul Robeson Campus Center

Come meet faculty, advisors, and representatives from all undergraduate schools at Rutgers University-Newark that can answer all your questions on the major and minor programs that we offer.  



Financing a Law School Education

Date: Wednesday, March 1st

Time: 2:30  - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

Special Guest Speaker: Dean Joachim, Seton Hall Law School. Wondering how you will pay for law school?  Come find out about the options law students have to take on this major educational investment. The more you know, the better you’ll plan!  


LSAT Workshop

Date: Wednesday, March 22nd

Time: 2:30  - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill TBA

Special Guest Speaker: Representative from Testmasters.  Get an intensive look at the LSAT and its components.  This workshop will allow students to start to get a sense of the skill set required for this majorly important test. Please RSVP here: https://rutgerslsatworkshop.splashthat.com



Practice LSAT Exam

Date: Saturday, April 1st

Time: 10:00-1:30pm

Location: Hill 106

Princeton Review will offer a FREE full-length LSAT Practice test. Experience what it's really like to take the LSAT and test your skills!

PLEASE REGISTER HERE: https://www.princetonreview.com/product/offerings/309204


Personal Statement Workshop

Date: Wednesday, April 5th

Time: 2:30  - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

Special Guest Speaker:  Eric Kniskern, Director of Recruitment and Diversity Enrollment Initiatives at Widener University Delaware Law.  The personal statement is the part of the application that admissions professionals get the most questions about from prospective students and after LSAT preparation, causes the most anxiety.  This presentation will offer tips on writing an effective personal statement to any law school and will include practical take-aways when the time comes for you to write your own.  The discussion will include an interactive component where students will read an actual personal statemenet and discuss its merits.  Please Register Here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScW5GiFTz82EhKqkHJenddVMnBTOGX3gRbcwiewrwdAtM_6Sw/viewform?usp=sf_link