Upcoming Events for Students Interested in Law

2013-2014

INFORMATION SESSIONS

Cornell/Duke/NYU/Stanford Law Schools
Tuesday, September 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm, Usdan 108
Want to be a competitive candidate for top tier law schools?  Get advice from the source!  Admissions deans from four of the most selective law schools in the country tell you how to maximize your chances of making it onto the "yes" pile.  Note: these reps tell us repeatedly that they want applications from Wes students! 

Yale Law School
Wednesday, September 18, 12:00 pm - 01:00pm, Usdan 108
First, the good news: Yale Law School is one of the most respected and selective law schools in the country.  Now, the even better news: Wesleyan applicants get admitted.  YLS is known for producing outstanding attorneys, legal scholars, Supreme Court justices and other public leaders, and Wesleyan fits right in.  Asha Rangappa, Associate Dean, Admissions and Financial Aid, will discuss Yale Law's curriculum, culture, and clinics, and what you need to do to be a competitive candidate.

Earle Mack School of Law, Drexel University
Tuesday, October 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm. 41 Wyllys Avenue, Room 110
A great law school combines theory and practice, and can truly excel when it's embedded in a comprehensive national research university that's on the move.  The Earle Mack School of Law has an exceptional and accomplished faculty, a challenging curriculum and a variety of experiential learning opportunities in a vast range of practical settings -- all in Philadelphia, a legal community unmatched in richness and quality.  Join us as Tiffany McClendon, Associate Director, Office of Admissions, discusses the law school, its successful alumni, and it's application process.

Boston College Law School and Boston University School of Law
Monday, October 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm Pac 002
Jose Ivan Roman '02 Assistant Director of Admission, Boston College Law School and Alissa Leonard, Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, Boston University School of Law will discuss their admission process and the steps law schools are taking to better prepare students for the new landscape of the legal profession and the changed economy.

The Fletcher School for Law and Diplomacy
Wednesday, November 6, 11:00am - 12:30pm Usdan Table 4,   12:30pm - 1:30pm Usdan 136

Duquesne University School of Law
Friday, November 8, 12:00pm - 1:00pm  41 Wyllys Room 113
Come and visit with Gina Cecchetti Associate Director of Admissions.

USC, Berkeley, UTexas, NWestern and University of Houston Law Schools 
Tuesday, November 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm Usdan 108
Come join us for a lunchtime law school panel featuring top law schools located in four of the largest legal markets in the nation. You will hear from admissions offices at both public and private schools about their specific programs and tips to get in. There’s no need to rely on blogs and second-hand information when you can come hear it directly from the source.
USC Gould School of Law – David Kirschner, Director of Admissions,UC Berkeley School of Law – Kristin Theis-Alvarez, Associate Director of Admissions, Northwestern University School of Law – Sam Kwak, Associate Director of Admissions, University of Houston Law Center – Nathan Neely, Associate Director of Admissions

                                                                                                                                                                                          
Quinnipiac University School of Law and University of Connecticut School of Law

Tuesday, November, 19 12:00pm-1:00pm 41 Wyllis Room 110
 Sarah A. Gessner Associate Director of Admissions ,University of Connecticut School of Law and  Kathy Engelman, Associate Director of Admissions, Quinnipiac University School of Law looks forward to meeting interested students.