Geaux Pre-Law Week

Geaux Pre-Law Week


The LSU College of Humanities & Social Sciences, the Manship School of Mass Communication, and the LSU Law Center are hosting Geaux Pre-Law Week Monday, November 12th through Friday, November 16th. All LSU students are welcome to attend Geaux Pre-Law Week activities to learn more about law school admissions, the HSS 3+3 Pre-Law program, Manship 3+3 Pre-Law Program, and how to prepare for success.



Monday, November 12

Law School Information Fair
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Royal Cotillion Ballroom-LSU Union
Undergraduate students interested in law will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from more than 60 different law schools from around the country. Hear firsthand what admissions representatives are looking for in their top law school applicants.

Hispanic Law Students' Association Networking Event
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., 110 LSU Law Center
Interested in becoming a part of the Hispanic Law Students' Association? Join members and learn how to get involved as a future LSU Law student!



Tuesday, November 13

Mock Lecture
2:30 p.m-3:30 p.m., 212 LSU Law Center
Sit in on a mock class taught by LSU Law Professor William Corbett to experience law school firsthand!
LSU Law School Open House
4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., McKernan Auditorium-LSU Law Center
Don't miss the opportunity to interact with LSU Law faculty, staff, and students! RSVP required at:



Wednesday, November 14

Law Class Visit
9:10 a.m.-10:10 a.m., 110 LSU Law Center
Stop by the LSU Law Center and observe Dean Galligan's Torts class for an engaging classroom experience!
LSU Law Student Panel
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Barnes & Noble Event Room-2nd Floor LSU Bookstore
Hear from some of LSU Law's top student leaders in a discussion about their law school experience.
Personal Statement Workshop
3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
Want to create a stellar personal statement for your law school application? Plan to attend this important workshop to ensure that your application packet shines!
College of Humanities & Social Sciences Networking Night
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., Taylor Porter Attorneys at Law
Join members of one of Louisiana's oldest and most prestigious law firms for a night of networking! Hear from some of LSU Law and Humanities & Social Sciences' most successful alumni on their journey from law school to a fulfilling law career.

Business dress is required. Please RSVP if you plan to attend by emailing by November 13.

Manship School of Mass Communication Networking Night
6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Holliday Forum-Journalism Building
Celebrate the Manship School's 3+3 Pre-Law Program with a premiere party sponsored by Jones Walker LLP. Network with members of this distinguished law firm, Manship School Dean Martin Johnson, representatives from the LSU Law Center, and Manship alums who have gone on to successful law careers.

Business dress is required. Please contact by November 12 to register. Seats are limited. 



Thursday, November 15

Lunch & Learn-Resume Writing Workshop
12:00 p.m.-1:00p.m., Capital Chamber Room-329 LSU Student Union
Join us for a Lunch & Learn resume workshop that will impress the law school admissions committee! We will discuss general resume tips from 12:00-12:30 p.m. If you are looking for direct feedback regarding your resume, a Career Center staff member will be able to assist you from 12:30-1:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided!

Environmental Law Society Careers Panel
12:40 p.m.-1:40 p.m., 108 LSU Law Center
Sit in on a panel discussion hosted by the Environmental Law Society. Hear from local environmental lawyers, policy  makers, and consultants about career opportunities in the field of environmental law.
Pre-Law 101
2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Holliday Forum-Journalism Building
Have questions about being a pre-law student? Need information about 3+3 opportunities? You don't want to miss Pre-Law 101, where you will get all of the information you need to stay on track with your law school goal!
Mock Trial Practice
7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., 225 Coates Hall
Sit in on a mock trial practice as law students and their faculty mentors prepare for competition!