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
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
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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Law School Application Costs: An Expense Breakdown
Law school is an expensive endeavor. What many candidates might not realize is that the expenses roll in before you even get accepted! The fees associated with preparing for the LSAT, registering for the test (possibly more than once) and actually applying to law school add up quickly. So, how much are law school application costs?
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How Important Is The Location of A Law School?
The location of a law school can impact everything from your day-to-day routine to your long-term career trajectory. Though the location is not the only consideration to weigh in your decision-making process, below are additional factors detailing how the location of a law school should impact your decision to attend.
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Law School Application Social Media Checklist
When you’re applying to law school you must be aware of your digital footprint. Law schools often look at your social media presence when reviewing applicants’ candidacy. You don’t have a lot to gain, but so much to lose by posting inappropriate things to social media. Use this helpful law school application social media checklist to make sure you are covered!
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5 Personal Statement Topic Brainstorming Tips
Are you trying to start your personal statement but are struggling with writer’s block? Here are 5 tips to help you brainstorm your personal statement topic!
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I’m Admitted To Law School!!…Now What?
You sent out your applications and already received back an offer of admission. Congratulations! You’re admitted to law school! Now what? Here’s a helpful overview of things you should do in the next few months to fully prepare for law school!
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Three LSAT Holiday Studying Tips
It’s the holiday season! With so much to celebrate, it is too easy to set aside your LSAT prep for a later date. That, however, is a recipe for falling behind! In this post, we go over three easy LSAT holiday studying tips to help you stay on track and enjoy the festive period!
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What Is LSAC And Why Does It Matter For Law School?
If you’re interested in applying to law school or even just thinking of attending a law fair and possibly taking the LSAT, then you will certainly need to become familiar with how to use the LSAC website, www.LSAC.org. In short, LSAC administers the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT). It also hosts law school applications (in addition to many, many other things). So, create one soon to get started applying to law school!
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Law School Application Over Holiday Break Checklist
If you haven’t yet submitted your law school applications, the holiday break is the perfect time to tie up all of your loose ends. Here are some tips on how to prepare your application using our law school application over holiday break checklist!
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8 Must-Know Law School Scholarship Tips
What’s better than finally being able to pursue your dream of going to law school? The answer is pursuing your dream of going to law school and receiving a scholarship to do so! Whether you’re planning to pursue a career in public interest, have a family to support while in school, or simply have other things you’d rather spend your hard-earned money on than tuition, then knowing how to solicit and negotiate a law school scholarship offer is critical.
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Law School 1L Class Visit Do’s and Don’ts
In this post, we cover what you should and shouldn’t do if you schedule a 1L class visit.
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J.D. Advising & Wayne Law Mock LSAT: 1/12/2019
Wayne State University Law School and J.D. Advising are teaming up to host a mock LSAT in early 2019! This event is a perfect test run for those taking the January 26, 2019 LSAT. Keep reading to see full details!
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5 Benefits of Working In A Law Firm Before Law School
Any interaction and exposure to the legal field prior to going to law school can help inform your understanding of law school and a legal career. While working in a law firm before law school is absolutely not necessary for success, it will provide you with valuable insight that will help give you a leg-up in your 1L year.
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