Taking time to pursue opportunities prior to law school can contribute significantly to an applicant’s success, and can ultimately offer an individual tremendous benefits personally, academically, and professionally. Whether you ultimately decide to pursue an opportunity prior to law or go “straight through”, every future applicant should consider how a timeline that includes a “gap year(s)” might enhance their application and contribute to their ultimate success as a law student!
Below is a collection of resources to assist in your decision-making!
The month of November can signify many things, particularly to a law school applicant. The weather is getting cooler, the leaves are starting to turn beautiful shades of red, orange, and yellow, and applicants are working earnestly on their application materials. Read below for some tips and resources to maximize your November!
Alumni Attorney Talks is a virtual series that aims to provide prospective law students with helpful insights about attending law school and pursuing a legal career. This series features interviews with University of Illinois alumni working in a variety of diverse settings within the legal profession.
Welcome home to ILLINOIS! Pre-Law Advising Services (PLAS) is excited to welcome you (back) to campus! As we begin the first week of classes, we wanted to share a few beginning-of-semester items for a successful start to the academic year!