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Do You Need the LSAT to Go To Law School? The Real Story

This week Bloomberg Business published an article about a new phenomenon: law schools that don’t require an LSAT score for admission.  Unsurprisingly, the ears of every prospective law student across the country perked.  Think pieces, new plans, excited prognostications for

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Weekly 180: Judges, Law School Admissions Without the LSAT?, and More!

Can you believe it’s March already? That means one thing…the February administration of the LSAT is in the books and test takers are excitedly (anxiously?) awaiting their results.  One thing you won’t have to wait any longer for though are …

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Weekly 180: The Great Law School Mergers, Getting into Law School LSAT-Free, and More

Has February gloom got you down? Does the fact that our next national holiday isn’t until the end of May make you weepy? (Me too!). That’s no excuse to not be on top of what’s going on the law school …

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Weekly 180: Selecting a Law Firm, the Legal Job Market, and More

It’s a tough time of year for prospective law students; some of you are getting ready for the February LSATs, or focusing on finishing your senior year strong, or getting your law school application in late.  But take a …

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Tip of the Week: Balancing LSAT Prep with Busy Schedule

So it’s time to study for the LSAT—or at least schedule your LSAT prep—and you somehow have to balance this with a full schedule.

You may be changing careers, or perhaps you’ve discovered that a law degree would be …

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Steps to a Law Career: Choosing the Right Law School

If you just took the December LSAT for fall admission, chances are you are scrambling to do some extra law school research so you can pick the most stellar school possible for your future law career.

For far too many …

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Weekly 180 Law School News: Admissions Optimism and Transfer Students

Here are some of the latest, most interesting headlines about law school news and the admissions process from media outlets across the country. From some guarded optimism about the future of law school admissions, to an honor for a former …

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How To Get Into Law School: What Admissions Committees Want

What is the goal of a law school admissions committee?

There is an astounding amount of advice on how to get into law school out there, but in the end, if your goal is to go to the very best law …

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How to Write a Law School Personal Statement

Many prospective law students can feel overwhelmed when faced with the task of writing the law school personal statement, one of the most subjective pieces of your law school application.  It is easy to feel torn between what you …

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What do law school admissions officers from top law schools really think about students retaking the LSAT?

How Many Times Can I Take the LSAT?

Taking the LSAT to get into your top law schools

If you’re taking the LSAT, odds are you’ve wondered how many chances you have to land the score you need to get into the top law schools of your choice. …

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