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Student Advising

Timeline

Application Year

Fall Semester

  • Submit the Pre-Law Application Packet in early September to the Office of Pre-professional Advising.

  • Attend the Law School Forum in New York City and the Barnard-Columbia Law Day in September. The Law Day features law schools from across the country.

  • Attend programs sponsored by the Office of Preprofessional Advising featuring admissions officers from various law schools and the Personal Statement workshop.

  • Finalize the personal statement.

  • Visit law schools.

  • Become familiar with the financial aid opportunities, procedures, and deadlines for each school applied to. Law school websites have invaluable information.

  • Submit law school applications by early November.

  • Good luck to those taking the October or December LSAT!

  • Check the status of your application with individual schools. Be sure that they have received all of your documents.

  • Students should submit an updated transcript with fall semester grades to CAS and to the law schools.

Preprofessional Advising

Visit

403 Alfred Lerner Hall
2920 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Call: 212-854-6378

Fax: 212-854-2562

Office Hours
MondayFriday
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.

Walk-in Hours
MondayThursday
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.