The annual Law School Fair, held early each spring semester, attracts recruiters from law schools across the country providing students the opportunity to be introduced to a variety of institutions at one time, without requiring extensive travel and planning.
The Law School Fair is an excellent venue to make connections with the schools you are planning to apply and to ideally make a meaningful impression with admissions representatives at those institutions.
Law School Fair Student Info
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Thursday, February 1st, 2018
Where: Ferguson Center Ballroom
Dress: Business Casual/Professional
Check out which law schools are currently registered for the 2018 fair!
Pre-Law Week Events
PLSA Meeting featuring Young Attorneys Panel
Location: Ten Hoor 30
Monday, January 29th 7-8 p.m.
A panel of young legal professionals in the Tuscaloosa area will discuss their career paths, experiences in law school, and answer questions. This is an opportunity to gain valuable perspective and insight from attorneys who have recently completed their legal education and made the transition to the working world.
Mock Admissions Panel
Location: 222 Lloyd Hall
Wednesday, January 31st 6-8 p.m.
A panel of law admissions professionals including Associate Dean for Admissions at Richmond School of Law Michelle Rahman and Associate Dean of Admissions at Widener University Commonwealth Law School John Benfield will dissect real law school applications highlighting positive and negative aspects while breaking down the candidacy of applicants based on various criteria. A must-see presentation for anyone seriously considering applying to law school.
Financing Law School Presentation with Access Group
Location: Ten Hoor 30
Thursday, February 1st 7-8 p.m.
Kim Siwarski of Access Group will give a presentation on financing your legal education. Topics covered will include: How much will your education cost? How do you get financial aid? How do you get financially fit? Another essential presentation for anyone planning to attend law school.
Law School Representative Info
If you are representing a law school here’s the registration form and the online payment processor.