2019 LSAT Policy

2019 LSAT Policy: How Many Times Can I take The Exam?

2019 LSAT Policy: How Many Times Can I Take The Exam?

The LSAC changed its testing policy this fall and it’s critical that you’re aware of the changes. LSAC announced the changes in June and implemented them in September. However, the news seems to travel slow and we understand that not everyone is aware of the new policy. In this post, we break down the 2019 LSAT policy changes, dissect how they compare to the old rules,  and lay out what this means for you!

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Law School Applications

5 Tips For Submitting Your Law School Applications Over The Holidays

5 Tips For Submitting Your Law School Applications Over The Holidays

Many applicants reserve the time over the holidays and between semesters to finally submit their law school applications. However, it can be a very distracting time of year. In this post, we discuss how to ensure you reach your goals and successfully submit your applications over the holidays!

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law student spotlight

Law Student Spotlight: Erica Schuman

Law Student Spotlight: Erica Schuman

This is our law student spotlight, which highlights how JD Advising has assisted in applying to law schools! Erica Schuman is our focus this week!

Undergraduate School: University of Michigan, 2019

Law School: University of Michigan Law School

Partnered with JDA for: Personal statement services, “JD Advising was my saving grace at the last minute!”

Erica is a Michigan Wolverine through and through! She attended the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor for undergrad where she majored in political science and history. Erica has now returned to the prestigious institution for law school, where she was awarded the Dean’s Scholarship in recognition of her leadership and academic achievement!

She is well rounded, hard-working and very deserving of our student spotlight.

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You Should Take the July 2019 LSAT. Here’s Why!!

July 2019 LSAT

You Should Take the July 2019 LSAT. Here’s Why!!

If you’re thinking of taking the LSAT this summer or fall (or even if you haven’t given it any thought), you should seriously consider taking the July 2019 LSAT. The July exam is unique because the LSAC is using this exam to transition from a paper to digital format. It might seem like this is a reason not to take the exam but the LSAC has broken with tradition to give test takers accommodations that make it worth your while. These incentives are reason alone that you should sign up for the exam if you are thinking of taking it at all.

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Questions To Ask A Law School Admissions Officer

Law School Admissions Officer

Questions To Ask A Law School Admissions Officer

One of the best things you can do to decide which law school is right for you is to go on a school visit. Most of these visits will consist of a school tour, a class visit and a meeting with an admissions officer.  (If you’re preparing for a class visit, be sure to check out the Dos and Don’ts of a 1L Class Visit.) The types of questions you want to ask might differ greatly depending on whether you already applied, were admitted, or haven’t yet started the application process. Keep reading to see our advice on wht questions to ask a law school admissions officer!

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Five Law School Cost Considerations

law school cost considerations

Five Law School Cost Considerations

Five Law School Cost Considerations: For many, the decision of where to go to law school is not as simple as attending the highest rank school to which you were admitted. Cost is a huge factor in deciding where to go to law school. Your choice is something that will likely follow you for years, or even decades, after graduation. Here are some law school cost considerations to help you make an informed financial decision.

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