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Pre-law advising and programming at UIC is sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences through the LAS Academic Advising center. Students and alums from all colleges, with any level of interest in law school, are encouraged to take advantage of the resources available through the Pre-Law Advising Office.

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  1. UIC alum, Judge Mark Lopez (center), returned to UIC to share information and insights about preparing for law school, choosing a practice area and life on the bench with current UIC pre-law students.
  2. In October 2022, UIC alumnus, Attorney David Johnson, visited with current UIC Pre-Law students and spoke about his UIC experience related to his law school acceptance/studies; offered advice for current UIC students, and shared details about his career-what it’s really like to be a corporate attorney.
  3. In an October 2022 visit to UIC, Nicole Vilches, Assistant Dean for Admissions, provided tips on putting together a strong application package and insight into how to write an effective personal statement. Students took advantage of the opportunity to get answers to questions about the admissions process. Dean Vilches will also provided an overview of the JD program and law school experience at Chicago-Kent College of Law.
  4. Amanda Noascono, Assistant Dean and Director of Admissions | DePaul University College of Law, explains the many ways law school applicants can incorporate diversity in their applications. DePaul Law treated our pre-law students to pizza as well!

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Dec 7 2023

Course Planning Strategies for Pre-Law

Thursday, 2:00 pm–3:00 pm