Pre-Law Advising and Training Office (PLATO) Department of Politics and International Relations Florida International University Modesto A. Maidique SIPA Building, Room 410 11200 SW 8th Street Miami, FL 33199
Michelle Lee Fields, M.S. Tel: 305-348-2226 Fax: 305-348-3765 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
This seminar covers selecting a major, building a resume, volunteerism, recommended certificates and courses, and setting out a timetable for law school admission.
Admissions/Personal Statement Workshop
FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, SIPA 220
Admissions officers from FIU Law, UM, Nova-Southeastern, St. Thomas and Ave Maria will talk about their programs; well-crafted versus poor personal statements; disclosures on admission materials; how to deal with “problems”; and how to best prepare your applications.This is part of the Law and Legal Profession class. If you are not a student in the class, please sit in the last row.
Pre-Law Seminar for Students with 80-120 credits
FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, SIPA 502
This seminar is for students who have completed the LSAT and application process, and are choosing where to attend, searching for financial aid, and planning for next year as a 1L.
Pre-Law Seminar for Students with 50-80 credits
FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, SIPA 503
This seminar is for students who are planning to take the LSAT within the next year, preparing admissions materials, deciding where to apply, and getting letters of recommendation.
Cumberland School of Law will be on campus to share information with students who may be interested in attending law school. We will table and host an information session following. The information session will provide some great information for anyone interested in attending law school, even if they have not considered Cumberland. I call it, “What I Wish I’d Known Before I Went to Law School.”
The first 45 minutes will be a general discussion open to all; the last 45 minutes will be reserved for TEN students who RSVP with their well-written draft personal statement no later than September 15.
If you are a Junior who will be applying for 2018, or a senior in the application process for 2017, this is the EVENT to ATTEND!!! Business attire required. Saturday, October 1st at 9 AM to 4 PM, Hyatt Regency, 400 SE Second Ave., Miami, FL, 33131. Register here: http://www.lsac.org/2016forums/city/miami.html