January Snapshot

Happy New Year Illini! We are looking forward to a great spring semester!

Below please see a list of important dates, upcoming events, and reminders for January 2023 and the beginning of the spring semester!

January 1: SAVE THE DATE! University of Wisconsin-Madison Pre-Law Diversity Conference and Law Fair 2023 | February 10 from 9:00 am – 2:30 pm at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Register today, click here.

January 1: Undergraduate Research Symposium | The student application is now live, click here for more information. The application deadline is March 10, 2023.

January 2: DEADLINE! I AM READY: Law Admission Readiness Program co-hosted with the University of Illinois College of Law | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 3: Boren Scholarship Priority Deadline | For more information, click here.

January 3: The Edwards Law Firm Community First Scholarship | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 5: Special Event! PLAS Pre-Law for Parents | 6:00 pm on Zoom. For more information and to register, click here.

January 5: WashULaw “Work With Me Application Workshop” |12:00 pm ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

January 5: WashULaw Open House |5:00 pm. For more information, click here.

January 5: Sage IT College/University Scholarship | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 8: NEW Internship Opportunity! Law 199 – Tolerance Means Dialogue Internship | For more information, view the flyer here or visit the website here. For questions, please email Prof. Wilson (wils@illinois.edu) and CC Roxana Madani (rmadan3@illinois.edu).

January 9: Cooley Diversity Fellowship | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 10: Application Roadmap Workshop |1:00 pm. For more information and to register, click here.

January 12: UK Summer Fulbright Scholarship Information Session | 3:30 pm on Zoom. For more information and to register, click here.

January 13: Cardozo Law Virtual Information Session on the May Entry Program |12:00 pm – To learn more and register, click here. To view the flyer, click here.

January 13-14: January LSAT – Best wishes to everyone taking the LSAT this weekend!

January 15: May Firm Bi-annual Scholarship Fund, Spring Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 15: Mensa Foundation College Scholarship Program Application Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 17: First Day of Instruction – Spring 2023. Welcome back!

January 17: Cornell University Prelaw Summer Program in Paris Information Session | 12:00 pm ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

January 17: Beinecke Scholarship Campus Deadline | For more information, click here.

January 17: Boren Scholarship Campus Deadline | For more information, click here.

January 17: Ascent Law LLC Scholarship Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 18: Idaho Law – Virtual Info Session| For more information and to register, click here.

January 18: Washington & Lee Law – Group Conversations on Zoom| 11:00 am – For more information and to register, click here.

January 19: University of Cincinnati Law – Virtual Ask Admissions Event | 11:15 am – 12:00 pm ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

January 21: Registration Open: North Carolina Diversity Law Day | Hosted at Elon University School of Law | February 18, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Eastern Time – IN PERSON. For more information and to register, click here.

January 23: Add/Drop Deadline for POTA (1st 8-Week) Coursesbe sure to check out the Spring 2023 Course Recommendation chart if you are still looking for classes!

January 24: The OVC, INC. “Market Yourself” Scholarship Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 25: Leadership Project Lecture, featuring Carl Bergetz, Chief Legal Officer for Rush University System for Health | 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

January 25: Washington & Lee Law – Virtual Admission Wednesdays, weekly Zoom sessions for prelaw students | For more information, click here.

January 27: Pre-Law 101 Session One Workshop | 12:00 pm. For more information and to register, click here.

January 27: Sign up for Barnes and Thornburg LLP Prelaw Scholars Program! | Applications are due February 3rd at 11:59pm. For more information and to apply, click here.

January 28: Virginia Diversity Day 2023 | 10:00 am – 2:00 pm ONLINE. To learn and register, click here.

January 29: Registration Open: Illinois Leadership Center Imprint i-Program| For more information, click here.

January 30: Deadline to Add POT 1 (full semester) Courses

January 30: Udall Scholarship Campus Deadline | For more information, click here.

January 30: Register for CLEO Connections’ Road To Law School | For college freshmen, choose between two dates. For more information, click here.

January 30: Register for CLEO Connections’ Sophomore Super Saturdays | Select between two dates. For more information, click here.

January 30: Register for CLEO Connections’ Juniors Jumpstart the LSAT | Select between two dates. For more information, click here.

January 31: Advocates Scholarship, Fall Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 31: Apply to work at the Leadership Center! | Applications are due February 6. For more information and to apply, click here.

January 31: Morgan Law Group Legal Scholarship Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 31: Arthur Lockwood Beneventi Law Scholarship Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

January 31: DDRB Lawyers Legal Scholarship Deadline | For more information and to apply, click here.

December Snapshot

December is finally here and with it the final weeks of the semester! Our best wishes as you complete your end-of-semester tasks, prepare for finals, and set goals for winter break!

Below please see a list of important dates, upcoming events, and reminders for December 2022!

December 1: Strategies for Spring Application Success | 12:00 pm on Zoom. For more information and to register, click here.

December 1: Apply for TRIALS 2023 Hosted by NYU School of Law | For more information, click here.

December 1: DEADLINE! Last day to register for the January LSAT | Register here.

December 1: DEADLINE! Larson Law Office Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 1: DEADLINE! Goodman Acker Law School Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 1: DEADLINE! Future Lawyer Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 1: DEADLINE! Avalaunch Media Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 1: DEADLINE! Embry Law Firm Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 2: SAVE THE DATE! University of Wisconsin-Madison Pre-Law Diversity Conference and Law Fair 2023 | February 10 from 9:00 am – 2:30 pm at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Register today, click here.

December 3: Undergraduate Research Symposium | The student application is now live, click here for more information. The application deadline is March 10, 2023.

December 5: AccessLex Webinar – Applying to Law School | 2:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 5: Recognition, Insight, and Openness (RIO) series | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

December 6: AccessLex Webinar – Building Your Law School Budget | 11:00 am ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 6: Test Anxiety Program | 6:00 pm on Zoom. For more information and to attend, click here.

December 6: Motivation…Where Art Thou? Finding Motivation in the Midst of Finals | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

December 7: Last day of instruction, fall semester.

December 7: University of Chicago Law School: Admissions Webinar | 12:00 pm ONLINE. Click here to register.

December 7: I AM READY Program Information Session | 4:00pm on Zoom. For more information and to attend, click here.

December 7: Recognition, Insight, and Openness (RIO) series | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

December 7: AccessLex Webinar – Applying to Law School: A Strategic Approach For Underrepresented Students | 7:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 8: Reading Day

December 8: Harvard Law Virtual Q&A | 7:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 8: Roosevelt University Paralegal Studies Program Online Information Session | 6:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 8: UK Summer Fulbright Information Session | 3:30 pm in 1027 Lincoln Hall. For more information, click here.

December 9 – 16: Final examination period. Good luck to all our UIUC pre-law students!

December 9: University of Houston Law Center Pre-Law Pipeline Program | 12:00 pm on Zoom. To attend, click here.

December 12: SLU Law – Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Legal Profession | 12:00 pm-12:45 pm on Zoom. For more information and to register, click here.

December 12: AccessLex Webinar – Choosing a Law School | 2:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 13: Loyola Chicago JD Information Session | 1:30 pm on Zoom. For more details and to attend, click here.

December 14: AccessLex Webinar – Paying for Law School | 7:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 15: DEADLINE! Tilem & Associates, P.C. Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 15: DEADLINE! The Pendleton Law Team Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 15: DEADLINE! Law Student Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 15: DEADLINE! Community Leadership Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 16: AccessLex Webinar – Your Law School Investment | 11:00 am ONLINE. For more information, click here.

December 21: DEADLINE! The California Workers Compensation Lawyers Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 22: DEADLINE! Lucas Law Legal Leaders Scholarship | For more information, click here.

December 22: Law School 101 – Understanding the Basics presented by MWBLSA | 4:00 pm ONLINE. Click here to join the virtual event via Zoom.

December 23 – January 2: University Holiday Have a great winter break!

December 27: DEADLINE! Last day to register for the February LSAT | Register here.

November Snapshot

November 1: Drafting Your Application | 4:00 pm Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 1: APPtitude Pre-Law Program Applications Now Open! For students with anticipated graduation dates of December 2024, May 2025, or August 2025. To learn more and apply, click here.

November 1: NYU Law Online Information Session | 3:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

November 1: AccessLex Webinar: Applying to Law School | 5:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

November 1: Mental Playground: Coping with Childhood Trauma | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 1: DEADLINE! Lavent Law Immigrant Scholarship | For more information, click here.

November 1: DEADLINE! Hallie Gay Walden Bagley Scholarship | For more information, click here.

November 1: DEADLINE! Neal Davis Law Scholarship | For more information, click here.

November 1: DEADLINE! Good Lawyers/Good People Scholarship | For more information, click here.

November 2: LSAT score release date via LSAC account.

November 2: APPtitude Pre-law Program Information Session | 4:00 pm via Zoom. Pre-registration is not required, click here for additional information.  For students with anticipated graduation dates of December 2024, May 2025, or August 2025. 

November 2: Recognition, Insight, and Openness (RIO) series | 6:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 3: Pre-Law 101 Session One | 4:00 pm – In Person – Everitt Lab #2310. For more information and to register, click here.

November 3: Law Student Panel: If I Knew Then What I Know Now, presented by Kaplan | 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm. For more information, click here.

November 4: DEADLINE! Apply to become a Mock Interview Coach with The Career Center | Mock Interview Coaches have flexible hours (up to 10 hours/week) and are compensated $15/hour | To learn more and apply, click here.

November 4: UChicago Law Admissions On-Campus Visit | 9:15 am – 1:00 pm – To learn more, click here.

November 4: Northwestern Law First-Generation Prelaw Conference: Navigating Law School Admissions for First-Generation and Underrepresented Students | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm. For more information, click here.

November 4: Counseling Center’s Perfectionism Series | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 5: Fall Open House: Experiential Learning at Chicago-Kent College of Law | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Virtual and In-Person. To learn more and register, click here.

November 7: DEADLINE! Truman Scholarship Campus Deadline | 12:00 pm. For more information, click here.

November 7: Creating a Powerful Resume | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm in Career Center Conference Room 143. For more information, click here.

November 8: U.S. LL.M. Legal Education Conference: A Day in the Life – Current Students | 11:00 am – 12:30 pm. For more information, click here.

November 8: Feeling the Burn? Let’s Talk about Burnout | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 9: Creating a Powerful Cover Letter | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm in Career Center Conference Room 143. For more information, click here.

November 9: Recognition, Insight, and Openness (RIO) series | 6:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 9: St. Louis University School of Law | Virtual Sample Class with Professor Christine Rollins and Admissions Q & A | 6:00 pm ONLINE. For more information, click here.

November 9: U.S. LL.M. Legal Education Conference: A Day in the Life – Current Students | 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. For more information, click here.

November 10: APPtitude Pre-Law Program Information Session | 12:00 pm via Zoom. Pre-registration is not required, click here for additional information.  For students with anticipated graduation dates of December 2024, May 2025, or August 2025. 

November 10: Pre-Law 101 Session Two | 4:00 pm – In Person – Everitt Lab #2310. For more information and to register, click here.

November 10: Northwestern Law’s “Ask me Anything” with Dean Lee |12:00 pm – 1:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 10: Udall Scholarship Info Session | 3:30 pm in 514 IUB. For more information, click here.

November 10: Recognition, Insight, and Openness (RIO) series | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 11: DEADLINE! Last day to apply for the Internship with the Office of Congressman Sean Casten in Washington D.C. and Glen Ellyn, IL | For more information and to apply, click here

November 11: ONLINE Udall Scholarship Info Session | 9:00 am on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 11: UChicago Law Admissions On-Campus Visit | 9:15 am – 1:00 pm. For more information and to register, click here.

November 11: University of Houston Law Center Pre-Law Pipeline Program | 12:00 pm on Zoom. To attend, click here.

November 11: Counseling Center’s Perfectionism Series | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 11: Udall Scholarship Workshop | 3:00 pm in 514 IUB. For more information, click here.

November 12: Northwestern Law First-Generation Prelaw Conference: Navigating Law School Admissions for First-Generation and Underrepresented Students | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Engagement. Click here to register.

November 11-12: November LSATBest wishes to everyone taking the LSAT this weekend!

November 13: DEADLINE! Last day to sign-up for LSAT study groups! | Click here for additional details and to sign-up.

November 14: St. Louis University School of Law #MotivationalMondays Virtual Series: Intellectual Property | 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm. For more information, click here.

November 14: UChicago Law Admissions Monthly Webinar | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

November 15: Gap Year Presentation and Panel | 5:30 pm via Zoom. For more information and to register, click here.

November 15: Test Anxiety Program | 1:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 15: Loyola Chicago JD Information Session | 3:30 pm on Zoom. For more details and to attend, click here.

November 15: You’ve Got a Friend in Me: Supporting a Friend Who’s Struggling | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 15: AccessLex Webinar: Law Student Panel: The Inside Scoop | 7:00 pm ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

November 16: Behind the Scenes: The B1G Law School Experience | 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm ONLINE. Join the Big Ten Law Schools for a virtual admissions panel. For more information and to attend, click here.

November 16: AccessLex Webinar: Choosing a Law School | 4:00 pm ONLINE. For more information and to attend, click here.

November 16: Mythbusting the LSAT with Kaplan | 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm. For more information, click here.

November 16: Test Masters – Logic Games Workshop (FREE) | 7:30 pm ONLINE – Register online to attend!

November 17: DEADLINE! Last day to register for the LSAC Digital Law School Forum | 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. For more information, click here.

November 17: Special Event! University of Illinois College of Law: Meet the Admissions Team | 4pm at Peer and Sarah Pedersen Pavilion. For more information, click here.

November 17: Recognition, Insight, and Openness (RIO) series | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 18: DEADLINE! Last day to apply to the APPtitude Pre-Law Program | For students with anticipated graduation dates of December 2024, May 2025, or August 2025. For more information and to apply, click here.

November 18: In-Person St. Louis University School of Law Pre-Law Day | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. For more information, click here.

November 19: CLEO CONNECTION: Juniors Jumpstart the LSAT | Time provided upon registration. For more information, click here.

November 19: CLEO CONNECTION: Road to Law School Workshop | 8:00 am – 3:00 pm. For more information and to register, click here.

November 19: CLEO CONNECTION: Sophomore Super Saturdays | 8:00 am – 3:00 pm. For more information and to register, click here.

November 19: DePaul College of Law Open House | 9:00 am – 1:00 pm in-person. For more information and to register, click here.

November 19: LSAC Digital Law School Forum | 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm ONLINE. For more information and to attend, click here. Deadline to register is November 17!

November 19: Counseling Center’s Perfectionism Series | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 21: Pre-Law for Parents and Families | 6:30 pm ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

November 21: Georgetown Law Virtual JD Information Session | 10:30 am ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

November 22: AccessLex Webinar: Paying for Law School | 3:00 pm ONLINE. For more information and to register, click here.

November 28: DEADLINE! Goldwater Campus Deadline | 12:00 pm. For more information, click here.

November 28: St. Louis University School of Law #MotivationalMondays Virtual Series: Health Law | 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm. For more information, click here.

November 28: Recognition, Insight, and Openness (RIO) series | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 29: Got the Blues? Slaying Seasonal Depression | 7:00 pm on Zoom. For more information, click here.

November 30: DEADLINE! Value of Mentorship Scholarship | For more information, and to apply, click here.

November 30: LSAT score release date via LSAC account.

November 30: AccessLex Webinar: Your Law School Investment | 2:00 pm ONLINE | For more information and to register, click here.