If you do not have a high GPA and/or LSAT, do not count yourself out the running for competitive law schools. Not only has it gotten even more difficult to be accepted to undergraduate institutions, the competition for admission into masters and Juris Doctorate programs has gotten tougher as well. Most applicants have a high GPA […]

Just hearing or reading the word “networking” makes my heart beat faster. I used to hate the concept of networking. Why couldn’t I just stay at home and rely on merit to get me through the door? I learned that while merit gets people acknowledged and is an indicator of one’s future performance, building lasting […]

I wrote this blog post in February but I was hesitant to post it so soon. I had just begun to hear back from law schools and I didn’t want to jump the gun on how I dealt with waiting for admissions decisions. Now that I’ve heard from 7 of the 8 law schools that […]

This weekend I visited the University of San Diego School of Law. It is such a beautiful and charming campus in a beautiful town. This visit was my third law school visit so far and I am realizing that one of my favorite parts about visiting law schools, outside of learning new information about the […]

It is the middle of March. That means prospective law students are beginning their school touring season. I am currently squeezing tours into this last month before seat deposits are due. Of course, prospective law students do not have to make their final decisions in April. However, I want to narrow down my prospective schools […]

One of the biggest tips I have for creating your list of potential law schools is to consider location. Where do you want to practice law? When I first began the process of putting a list of schools together, I considered many schools for the wrong reasons. I thought about which schools had the best […]

  One of the biggest keys to a stress-free law school application process is to start early. Most applications open during the month of September. Unfortunately, that is also when most undergraduate students begin fall classes and many applicants take the LSAT. It is safe to say that stress levels for prospective law students are […]