Geaux Pre-Law Week

Geaux Pre-Law Week

The LSU College of Humanities & Social Sciences and the LSU Law Center are hosting Geaux Pre-Law Week Monday, October 7th through Friday, October 11th. All LSU students are welcome to attend Geaux Pre-Law Week activities to learn more about law school admissions, the HSS 3+3 Pre-Law program, and how to prepare for success.

 

GET TO KNOW LSU LAW! SIGN UP FOR A TOUR OF THE LSU LAW CENTER, A CLASS VISIT, OR A MEETING WITH AN LSU LAW ADVISOR.

 

LSU Law students seated on steps outside of the Law Center.

Monday, October 7

Law School Information Fair
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Royal Cotillion Ballroom-LSU Student Union
Undergraduate students interested in law will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from more than 60 different law schools from around the country. Hear firsthand what admissions representatives are looking for in their top law school applicants. 

 

LSAC Ambassador Review of the LSAT
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
Do you want to be the first to learn about the new LSAT digital format? Hear firsthand from a representative of the Law School Admission Council in discussing the 2019 changes to the LSAT as well as an overview of the test.

 

 

LSU Student interacting with employers at the Career Expo.

Tuesday, October 8

Law Class Visit
8:00 a.m-9:30 a.m., W210 LSU Law Center
Stop by the LSU Law Center and observe Dean Galligan's Torts class for an engaging classroom experience!

 

Resume Writing Workshop
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
Join us for a Resume Workshop that will ensure that your resume impresses the law school admissions committee! General resume tips will be discussed. Please bring your resume draft so that you can ask individualized questions.

 

Faculty Panel
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
Get ready to ask the experts your questions! Connect with some of LSU's top faculty members in discussing recommended pre-law prep classes.

 

 

 

Two LSU students conversing at the Career Expo.

Wednesday, October 9

Personal Statement Workshop
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
Want to create a stellar personal statement for your law school application? Plan to attend this important workshop to ensure that your application packet shines!

 

Financing Your Legal Education
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
Join representatives from Campus Federal Credit Union to discuss options on how to finance your legal education.

 

LSU Law School Tour
1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m., LSU Law Admissions Office-202 LSU Law Center
Don't miss this opportunity to interact with LSU Law faculty, staff, and students while touring the LSU Law Center! RSVP recommended. To reserve your spot, email hss@lsu.edu.

 

LSU Law Admissions FAQ
2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Robinson Courtroom-201 LSU Law Center
Need information about law school admission criteria or the application process? You don't want to miss the LSU Law Admissions FAQ, where you will get all of the information you need to stay on track with meeting your law school goal! RSVP recommended. To reserve your spot, email hss@lsu.edu.

Manship School of Mass Communication Networking Night
6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Holliday Forum-Journalism Building
Celebrate the Manship School's 3+3 Pre-Law Program with a party sponsored by Jones Walker LLP. Network with members of this distinguished law firm, Manship School Dean Martin Johnson, representatives from the LSU Law Center, and Manship alums who have gone on to successful law careers.

Business dress is required for this event. Please register at jones-walker-reception-mcom.eventbrite.com by October 7 to register. Seats are limited. 

 

 

Image of the LSU Law Center building at sunset.

Thursday, October 10

Financial Aid 101
11:30 a.m.-12:30p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
The LSU Financial Aid & Scholarships team will help guide you through your aid options in preparing for law school. Don't miss this practical and informative workshop!

 

LSU Law Student Panel
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Barnes & Noble Event Room-2nd Floor LSU Bookstore
Hear from some of LSU Law's top student leaders in a discussion about their law school experience.

 

College of Humanities & Social Sciences Networking Night
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., Taylor Porter Attorneys at Law
Join members of one of Louisiana's oldest and most prestigious law firms for a night of networking! Hear from some of LSU Law and Humanities & Social Sciences' most successful alumni on their journey from law school to a fulfilling law career.

Business dress is required for this event. Please email hss@lsu.edu by October 9 to register. Seats are limited.

 

LSU Law students studying at a table in the Law Library.

Friday, October 11

Mock Lecture
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m., W230 LSU Law Center
Wrap up Geaux Pre-Law Week with a firsthand law classroom experience! Sit in on a mock class taught by esteemed LSU Law Professor William Corbett.

HSS 3+3 PROGRAM INFORMATION