The Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO) is offering a weekend seminar at Whittier Law School.
The “Achieving Success in the Application Process (ASAP)” Seminar serves to encourage diversity in law school applications. The seminar is open to college juniors, seniors, and graduates from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Selecting a law school
Drafting an effective personal statement
Choosing sources for letters of recommendations
Preparation strategies for the Law School Admission Test (LSAT)
The impact of LSAT scores and Grade Point Averages (GPA) in the selection process
The significance of the early application process
Debt management and developing credit worthiness
Common errors committed by law school applicants
The ASAP seminar will help prospective students understand what is necessary in the law school admissions process, and them to choose the right law school for their specific needs.
To participate in the ASAP Pre-Law Program, you must have at least a 2.7 Grade Point Average and be either a senior in the fall of 2016 OR a college graduate.
The 2015 Commencement Exercises will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the Quad on the campus of Whittier Law School. The ceremony lasts approximately two hours with a reception immediately following the ceremony. Graduates should arrive on campus no later than 8:30 a.m.
Join us at an Admitted Student Mixer, an informal mixer where you can:
Meet your future classmates, current students, faculty and staff
Have your financial aid questions answered
Learn what you can do now to be ready for the Fall
Get information about housing
Learn more about our Centers and Institutes
Tour the law school campus if you haven’t already
Whether you’re still considering Whittier Law School, or you’re fully committed to beginning in the fall, we invite you to come, enjoy yourself and see what we’re really about. Dress is business casual. Space is extremely limited and you must RSVP.
If you haven’t secured an internship for this summer, let’s talk about how you can continue your job search for the summer. We will discuss job search techniques, how to improve your application materials, your own professional development, and volunteer opportunities.
Whittier Law School is hosting an alumni mixer for law school graduates in the Orange County area on May 13th. Join your former classmates to talk and reminisce, with free appetizers and drinks provided!
Date: May 13th, 5:30 to 7:30
Location: Karl Strauss
901 S Coast Dr.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Welcome to our new events blog! We’ll use this space to spotlight upcoming events that may be of interest to current students, staff, and faculty, as well as prospective law students.
Here, you’ll find announcements of upcoming campus social events, law-related conferences and symposiums, admissions informational sessions, and other dates that are worth marking on your calendar.
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