Pre-Law Advising Center

Pre-Law Event Calendar

August Events

Date/Time Event
August 27:
1pm – 3pm
Virtual Event
Personal Statement Workshop
**Workshop for current law school applicants only** Join Dr. Kirby as she goes over one of the biggest parts of the law school application process, personal statements. Dr. Kirby will cover how to get started with brainstorming for your personal statement, what law school admissions people want to see, some examples of good and bad personal statements, and even a little bit about grammar!
Click here to join Personal Statement Workshop

September Events

Date/Time Event
September 7
12pm – 1:30pm
FO 2nd Floor Atrium
Pre-Law Kickoff
Join us for the 2021 Pre-Law Kickoff! Stop by to learn about the Pre-Law Advising Center and the steps towards getting into law school! FREE SWAG!
September 17
11:30am – 2:30pm
FO 2nd Floor Atrium
Constitution Day 2021
This year’s theme is Free Speech! The program will include speakers, student organizations, and more!
September Seminar Series from Southwest Association of Pre-Law Advisors
September 8
3pm – 5pm
Virtual Event
SWAPLA Seminar Series: Pro Tips for Maximizing Attendance at LSAC Forum/Law Fair
Each year, LSAC Law School Forums provide opportunities for candidates to connect directly with law school representatives. The first virtual forum of the year is September 10, 2021. This panel will help you get the most out of the virtual LSAC forums. Featuring: LSAC, St. Mary’s University School of Law, South Texas College of Law Houston, and Trinity University Prelaw Advisor
Click here to register!
September 22
3pm – 5pm
Virtual Event
SWAPLA Seminar Series: Demystifying the Law School Admissions Process
Featuring: Texas Tech School of Law, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, Baylor Law, The University of Texas School of Law, and Tulane Law School
Click here to register!
September 29
3pm – 5pm
Virtual Event
SWAPLA Seminar Series: Maximizing the Softs for Law School Admission – Focusing on Resume, LORs, and Personal Statement
Featuring: The University of Tulsa College of Law, UNT Dallas College of Law, University of Houston Law Center, SMU Dedman School of Law, Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law, and UA Little Rock Bowen School of Law
Click here to register!
September 28
1pm – 3pm
Founders FO2.608 The Champagne Courtroom
A Personal Visit from Melanie Krugel, Director of Admissions
South Texas College of Law Houston

Coming Up In October

Date/Time Event
October 5
12pm – 1:30pm
FO 2nd Floor Atrium
Freshman/Sophomore Pre-Law Seminar
Join us for a seminar geared specifically towards freshman and sophomores who are interested in law school! Dr. Kirby will discuss the ins and outs of navigating your first years at UTD and how to construct your timeline for the law school admissions process.
October 14
12pm – 1:30pm
Room To Be Determined
A Personal Visit From Miriam Ingber, Associate Dean of Admissions
Yale Law School.