1. Education

Law School Life


You've been accepted to law school, and now you're looking forward to the challenge that lies ahead: law school life. What follows is information on what it's like inside law school, and how you can best prepare for it.
  1. Getting Ready for 1L
  2. Studying
  3. Activities
  4. On-Campus Interviewing

Getting Ready for 1L

It's the summer before your first year of law school, and you're full of questions from what kind of laptop you should buy to what you can be reading in preparation. Here are some answers.


Your biggest responsibility as a law student will be to study--and this isn't something you should do only as exams approach. What follows is your guide to studying in law school.


Sure, a lot of law school is about studying, but you'll also have plenty of opportunities to take part in activities outside the classroom. Here are some that are offered at just about every law school.

On-Campus Interviewing

On-Campus Interviewing, or OCI, is an important part of the 2L experience as it often paves the way for employment after graduation.

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