June Snapshot

Welcome June!

Below please see a list of important dates, upcoming events, and reminders for June 2024!

June 1: Seat Deposit Deadlines!  Starting law school in the fall?  Have you paid your 2nd Deposit? Many schools have second deposits due in the first few weeks of June – be sure you have completed this step by the deadline!

June 1: Save the Date! The 2024 Law School Fair will take place on Tuesday, October 1! The Law Fair will be held at the Illini Union (1401 W Green St, Urbana, IL) from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. For additional information about this opportunity, click here.

June 3: Duke Law School’s D.C. Summer Institute on Law and Policy (in July). Registration Open Now.

June 3 – June 7: SLU – Accessing the Legal Profession Mini-Camp | Registration is FREE. Learn more online!

June 5-8: June 2024 LSAT Administration. Good luck to all of the UIUC test-takers!

June 6: PLAS Workshop Application Roadmap | 12:00 pm. To learn more and register, click here. Can’t make it? Check-out the PLAS Calendar for additional upcoming dates!

June 10 – June 14: PLAS Office Services Limited – the PLAS Office will be generally unavailable during the week of June 10th for advising appointments as we attend the Pre-Law Advisors National Council (PLANC) 2024 Quadrennial Conference. Online resources such as the Pre-Law Handbook and Pre-Law Canvas page are available any time for quick questions. We will have limited access to email during this time and look forward to connecting with you upon our return!

June 15 – June 16: CLEO 1L Prep – Attitude Is Essential (AIE) Seminar for Fall ’24 first-year law students.  Click here to register. Can’t make the June dates? AIE will also be offered on July 13 & 14 and August 3 & 4.

June 19: Juneteenth Holiday | University closed.

June 21-23: Annual Break Into Law Conference (virtual). Registration is free! To learn more click here.

June 26: The Harvard Junior Deferral Program Application Deadline is July 1! To learn more and apply, click here.

June 27: LSAT Registration Deadline! Last day to register for the August 2024 LSAT. Visit LSAC to register. Prices have increased! The LSAT registration fee is now $238.

June 29: Legal Specialties Series on Canvas: Have you looked at the Legal Specialties series on the PLAS Canvas page? Explore 20+ legal specialties, including related Alumni Attorney Talks by clicking here.

May Snapshot

Welcome May!

The end of the school year is finally here! As you wrap up your end-of-semester obligations and begin looking to the summer, check the blog regularly for updates and new information – including summer programs, updates, and tips!  

We hope you have a successful end to the semester and a wonderful start to your summer!  Be sure to stay in touch with any questions you may have!

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