Pre-Law Events

Current students, please be sure to follow the Pre-Law Advising myUMBC Group page for the latest information.

Webinars and other External Events

The Law Days of Summer- Howard County

Interested in the law and related legal professions?
This summer, you can watch court cases, and meet and learn from judges, lawyers, and other court partners at the Circuit Court for Howard County.
See details and QR code below or register here!
Events will be held on:
June 26, 2024
July 9, 2024
July 24, 2024
August 6, 2024

Law School Admission Council (LSAC): Admission Unmasked – available on demand.

Admission Unmasked provides insights about navigating the law school admission process, from putting together a strong application package to making informed choices about where to apply and attend.

Admission Unmasked is free to all LawHub™ account holders.  Create a LawHub™ account for free here.

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2024 LSAC Plus Programs

Each summer for more than two decades, LSAC has collaborated with host law schools to prepare aspiring legal professionals for law school success. Through unique learning experiences, the LSAC Plus program offers selected participants a window into the law school enrollment journey while providing support and community to those looking to join the legal profession.

2024 Applications are now open.  Click here for more information and to apply!


AccessLex Institute® is committed to helping break down barriers that impede access to law school for historically underrepresented groups.

Register for free upcoming webinars on the AccessLex Institute’s Student Events page.


Ms. JD Pre-Law Foundations Program

Ms. JD is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the success of women in law school and the legal profession.

Learn more the about free Pre-Law Foundations program and upcoming events.

CLEO Virtual Pre-Law Programs

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Visit CLEO’s Pre-Law Programs to view dates and details of the upcoming Pre-Law Virtual classes, workshops, events and special updates for future law students.

The Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) is a 501(c)(3) national non-profit organization that was founded in 1968 to expand opportunities for underrepresented students to attend law school. 

Click here to learn more about upcoming FREE hybrid opportunities in Washington, DC.  


Yale Law School Launchpad Scholars Program 

Yale Law School Launchpad Scholars Program powered by Latham & Watkins, is focused on increasing opportunity and equity in education and the legal profession.  Participants will receive tools and resources — including one-on-one mentorship, LSAT preparation, and step-by-step guidance — so they can successfully apply to the law schools of their choosing.  The goal of the program is to further diversify the legal profession and ensure that excellent applicants from all backgrounds are able to maximize their potential as law students, legal professionals, and future leaders.

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2024 Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) Forums

By attending an LSAC Law School Forum — whether in-person or online — you’ll be able to connect directly with law school representatives from across North America, learn about financial aid and the law school admission process, and get answers to any questions you may have.  Note: You will need to create a J.D. candidate account on in order to register for a Law School Forum.