Timeline

First Year

  • Acquire introductory knowledge in the Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Develop analytic and reasoning skills
  • Identify Faculty members to build relationships with
  • Choose a major

Second Year

  • Refine knowledge in the Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Refine analytic and reasoning skills
  • Start building relationships with Faculty members
  • Start volunteering / extracurricular activity
  • Possibly choose a minor that complements your major and makes you stand out

Third Year

  • Refine knowledge in the Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Refine analytic and reasoning skills
  • Continue building relationships with Faculty members
  • Continue volunteering / extracurricular activity -- Take a leadership role
  • TAKE PRELAW SEMINAR
  • Shadow law professionals
  • Prepare for the June LSAT

Fourth Year

Fifth Year

Go abroad, do something bold and meaningful before you go to law school! Americorps programs and the Peace corps are great choices.