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Law School Applications


Applying to law school is quite simple once you break it down into manageable parts: LSAT scores, personal statements and other essays/letters, and recommendations. Commit to learning as much as you can about these crucial parts of law school applications even before you start filling out any forms.
  1. LSAT
  2. Personal Statements
  3. Recommendations
  4. Other Essays and Letters
  5. Resume


LSAT scores and undergraduate GPAs are probably the two most important factors for law school admissions counselors. Learn as much as you can about the LSAT and LSAT prep before taking it, and you'll already be ahead of the competition.

Personal Statements

A great personal statement can make an average law school application extraordinary, so take special care to prepare the best essay possible.


You don't want good recommendations for your law school applications, you need great recommendations. What does that mean? Find out here.

Other Essays and Letters

Some law schools may require or give you the option of submitting additional essays; also, you may have to consider writing a letter of continued interest if you are deferred.


A law school resume is very different than one you'd use to apply for a job, so if you plan on sending one with your application, be sure to check out these tips.

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