Web Resources

Many of the websites listed below are starting places for students and alumni/ae to find more information about pursuing a law degree. The Office of Preprofessional Advising does not endorse any of the organizations or companies which might be associated with the following links. Additionally, we cannot ensure the accuracy or currency of the information contained on external sites.

Preparation for Legal Education

American Bar Association

Resources to Help Applicants Choose Law Schools

The ABA-LSAC Official Guide to ABA-Approved Law Schools

The Boston College On-Line Law Locator 

The NAPLA/SAPLA Book of Law School Lists

The Boston College Part-time Law Locator

Financing Law School

Law School Admission Council

Law-Loans

Law Schools' Web sites (many have school specific scholarships)

Fellowships/Scholarships

ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund - underrepresented students

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute – CHCI also has a summer internship program

Columbia’s Fellowships Office

Fastweb

Frank H. Buck Scholarships - Applicants must be a resident of one of the following California counties: Napa, Solano, Yolo, Sacramento, San Joaquin, and Contra Costa

Jack Cooke Kent Scholarship – must apply through Columbia’s Fellowships Office

Judicial Administration Fellowship Program – Center for California Studies

Minority Scholarships, Grants, Fellowships and Internships

Solomon and Seymour Fisher American Civil Liberties Fellowship – must apply through Columbia’s Fellowships Office

Sons of Italy Foundation (SIF) – open to daughters, too

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Credit Reporting Agencies

Experian : 888.397.3742

Equifax : 800.685.1111

Trans Union : 800.916.8800

LSAT Preparation

Law School Admission Council

Binary Solution (discount given to Columbia students and alummi/ae)

Kaplan

Princeton Review

TestMasters

PowerScore

LSAT Overview

Blueprint LSAT Preparation

Exam Focus

Legal Career Research and Education (includes a pre-law section)

The National Association for Law Placement, Inc.

American Bar Association Entities

Cornell Law School's Legal Information Institute

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgendered Applicants

Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

Minority Legal Organizations/Pre-Law Preparatory Programs

Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

Council on Legal Education Scholars

Earl Warren Legal Training Program Scholarship

Florida State University Summer Law Program (also for economically disadvantaged students)

Tennessee Institute for Pre-Law

Public Interest Law

Equal Justice Works

ABA Directory of Law School Public Interest and Pro Bono Programs

Pre-Law Web Sites With Broad Topics And Additional Links

American Bar Association

International Legal Resource Guide

Legal News With Pre-Law Information

Hieros Gamos

Law.Com

JURIST

FindLaw

Preprofessional Advising

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