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Diversity Law Day Workshops

Workshop topics will include:

Introduction to the LSAT
  • At the conclusion of the workshop, a representative from KAPLAN will be present to provide an overview of the LSAT and distribute a take-home practice test.
Student Panel
  • Current law students discuss their paths to law school and their law school experience
What is LSAC - The Admissions Process
  • Registering for the LSAT
  • Creating a CAS account with LSAC
  • How to submit applications
  • What are law schools looking for?
 Transcripts, Résumé, Internships, and Extracurricular Activities
  • What is the Committee looking for?
  • What should your résumé include?
  • What types of experiences are beneficial?
 Personal Statements, Diversity Statements and Addenda
  • Discussion of the importance of personal statements/addendums and what should be addressed in a personal statement
  • Examples of personal statements
  • Supplemental essays and addenda
  • How to disclose previous misconduct
 Letters of Recommendation
  • Examples of letters of recommendation and suggestions on how to obtain a positive recommendation
 Financing a Legal Education
  • Discussion of the financial aid process, scholarship resources, and student loan debt
 Question and Answer Session
  • Current admissions professionals and law students will be available for questions