10 Tips For Attending A Law Fair
If you’re attending a law fair for the first time, it can seem like an intimidating event. Oftentimes there are hundreds of people crowded into one large ballroom with law admissions deans, directors, and even law students all trying to get your attention. You may not know how to act or what to say. The reality is that a law fair is potentially an excellent source of information for interested law students.
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I Am Stuck In An LSAT Rut! What Should I Do?
Inevitably in your LSAT review, you’ll get to a point where you seem to make no progress. This LSAT rut can be extremely frustrating, especially for those studying on a shortened schedule. In this post, we give some advice on how to conquer your LSAT rut and keep your studying on-track!
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Low LSAT Score? 7 Ways To Boost Your Chances of Admission
Despite your best efforts, some things don’t pan out as expected. Receiving a low LSAT score can be incredibly disappointing but don’t give up hope! You can still get into a great law school despite a low LSAT score.
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I’m Struggling with LSAT Reading Comprehension. Help!
The LSAT Reading Comprehension section often flies under the radar during LSAT prep. Many LSAT preppers think “Oh, that’s something I do during the normal course of the day. I don’t need to study for it.” This could not be further from the truth! This section is worth the most of any single section of the LSAT. So, it can cost you a lot of points if you don’t really prep for it. Read further for our tips for those who struggle with LSAT Reading Comprehension.
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Three Valuable Law School Application Tips
Deciding to go to law school is a very big deal and it is a decision that should not be made lightly. Law school requires an extensive amount of commitment and dedication (although the rewards are incredibly worthwhile!). Once you’ve made the decision to apply, it is important to approach everything with the utmost effort and care. This includes the actual application process itself! If you’re serious about law school, you need to be just as serious about preparing the best application you can. Navigating this process can be difficult and you are probably feeling the pressure. In order to impress your top schools, this post presents three valuable law school application tips to put yourself in a strong position!
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Am I Making LSAT Progress?
One of the most common questions we get from students is whether they are making good enough “LSAT progress” or not. As you might guess, this measure if fairly subjective. Although this will vary from student to student, there are some guideposts to let you know where you are in your prep. Keep reading to see how to track LSAT progress!
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First and foremost, I am sorry that things didn’t pan out the way you hoped but that doesn’t mean your aspirations for being a successful attorney are diverted. It doesn’t even mean that graduating from your dream law school is out of reach.
So, you didn’t get into your dream law school. What do you do now? One option many students consider is to wait a year and reapply in the next cycle.
Here are some frequently asked questions and answers that plague applicants reapplying to law school. Continue reading Reapplying to law school? Here are 6 answers to your most asked questions!
Five Essential Law School Supplies (Other than the Basics)
If you’re heading to law school in the fall, you might be wondering how best to prepare. While you certainly do need to prepare mentally for the academic rigors, you also need to make sure you are going in with the right supplies! There are many essential law school supplies that will make your experience much easier and your studying more efficient. Now it goes without saying that you’ll need the basics like pens, pencils, and notebooks. This list covers things that have more specialized purposes but should still be considered essential law school supplies.
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Law School Study Techniques
In this post, we give you some law school study techniques to help you succeed in law school. I was fortunate to graduate as the #1 student in my law school class and these are the techniques that I used (as well as techniques that many of my students find very helpful).
Note, that I am going to assume you know the basics of how to succeed in law school. If you do not, please read this post on how to succeed in law school first. These law school study techniques are meant to complement that post! Continue reading Law School Study Techniques
5 Tips Before Starting Law School
Here are a few tips before starting law school that you should definitely keep in mind if you are heading to law school this fall! These tips will help you succeed both academically and professionally. I graduated as the #1 law student. Some of these tips I knew before law school, but some I only learned well after. All of them are beneficial to know! Continue reading 5 Tips Before Starting Law School
How I got A+’s in 55% of my law school classes.
An A+ is fun to get. Especially in law school, where A+’s are so rare. At my school (and I think at virtually every law school though I have not verified this) an A+ has no special effect on your GPA. So a plain old “A” is treated the same as an “A+” for GPA purposes. And class ranking purposes. And everything that matters, outside of your own ego! Continue reading How I got A+’s in 55% of my law school classes.
LSAT Logic Games Predictions June 2018
In this post, we go over our LSAT Logic Games predictions June 2018. We have no inside knowledge from LSAC. Rather, we carefully analyze released Preptests to see if any patterns emerge. Continue reading below for our thoughts!
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What are some law school note-taking tips and shortcuts?
Here, we discuss some of our law school note-taking tips and shortcuts that have helped us and other law students! Taking notes is so important in law school. Your professors will test what they discuss in class. So, having good class notes to refer back to when you create your outlines is crucial.
If you are going to law school or already in law school, having a good plan of attack for your law school notes will be helpful! Here, we give you some great tips and shortcuts for law school note-taking. These are tips that will:
- Help you be more effective when you take notes.
- Save you time.
- Help you take better class notes.
As time goes on, you will develop your own law school note-taking tips and shortcuts. But these are some that will get you started or that you can add to the current tips and shortcuts that you use.
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The Right Mindset to get all A’s in Law School
I was fortunate to get all A’s in law school (several A+’s and a couple A-‘s) which helped me graduate as the #1 law student. There are things you should definitely do if you want to excel in law school and you can read about them here. In this post, I am discussing the mindset you should be in if you want to get all A’s in law school. Continue reading The Right Mindset to get all A’s in Law School