Individual Appointments

Pre-Law Advisors are available to meet with individual students and alumni by appointment only. Students and alumni from all schools and departments within GW may meet with the Pre-Law Advisor.

Individual advising appointments are tailored to a student’s needs and questions.  Common topics discussed in individual appointments include but are not limited to:

  • Discussing your interest in law school.
  • Deciding whether law school is the best fit to reach your goals.
  • Understanding the impact of your LSAT score and academic record (including GPA) on the likelihood of your admission to law school.
  • Reviewing and providing feedback on draft documents for submission with law school applications including personal statements, addenda and résumés. Please submit documents via email to [email protected] at least 24 hours before your scheduled appointment.
  • Selecting a list of schools, or refining your list of law schools for application based on your criteria for evaluating schools and each schools’ past admissions criteria.
  • Understanding law school financing and comparing offers from multiple law schools.

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