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Application Process

When to Apply

The first decision a prospective law school student must make has to do with the timing of their application.


The Law School Admissions Test

For undergraduates and alumni/ae, the law school application process begins with taking the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT).


Applicants must submit transcript(s) to CAS from each undergraduate and graduate school they attended. This includes study abroad programs.


After students have decided when they are going to apply to law school, they must decide which schools they would like to attend.

Should I Retake the MCAT?

Many of students who have just received their April MCAT scores are contemplating whether or not they should retake the exam this August and/or


Law schools generally require applicants to include two letters of recommendation with their applications, though most schools will accept three to four letters.

The Interview

Health professional schools are quite unique in that they are very interested in meeting and getting to know their candidates through an interview.


Notification Date

There is no single notification date for law school acceptance. Early decision and early access candidates will hear before the end of the year.


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