Pre Law

Pre-Law Association

Executive Committee:

·       Charlisha Johnson, president, chjoh@morgan.edu
·       Chamaya Harris, vice president, charr34@morgan.edu 
·        Eric Murchison, Jr., treasurer, ermur3@morgan.edu
·        Herman Brown, secretary, hebro2@morgan.edu

M.S.U Pre Law Association on Facebook

Pre-Law Association Events for 2014-2015 (Currently Being Scheduled)  

·         MEETINGS are held in Holmes Hall 120 noon second Tuesday of every month

·         Student Organization Summit 9:00 A.M -4:30 P.M. Saturday, September TBD

·         Free On Campus Practice LSAT, TBD

·         Morgan State Alumni Law Student and Lawyers Panel, September 25th, 11 AM, USC 212 B

·         Philadelphia Law Fair

Helpful Information for Law School Applicants

The Boston College On-line Law School Locator lists the 25th to 75th percentile LSAT scores and GPA ranges of first year classes at accredited law schools, entering in the fall of 2008. The Locator can help you identify schools where your scores and grades are most competitive for admission and help you gauge your chance of admission at a particular school.   

LSAT Information

·         LSAT is offered in June, October, December, and February at Morgan State University, whose code is 1394.  Walk-in registration is not permitted, and there are a limited number of seats available.  Visit the following websites for registration, helpful information, and preparation, and application tips.
·         http://www.lsac.org/jd/diversity/minorities-in-legal-education.asp
·         http://www.lsac.org/jd/videostreams/AfricanAmerican_Main.asp
·         http://www.lsac.org/JD/pdfs/TestCenterCodes.pdf 

Financial Aid for Law School
·         http://www.lsac.org/jd/finance/financial-aid-overview.asp 

Other Resources 

  • Essays that will Get you into Law School, Chris Dowhan 
  • How to get into the Top Law School, Richard Montauk 
  • Kaplan Newsweek Law School Admissions Advisor, Kaplan  
  • The Law School Buzz Book, Carolyn Wise  
  • Cracking the LSAT with Sample Tests on CD-Rom, Princeton Review 
  • The Official LSAT Prep Test with Explanations, Bonnie Gordon  
  • CriminalJustice.com
  • Criminal Justice Programs

Appointments with the Pre-law Advisor 

·         Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10 AM -noon or by appointment
·         Holmes Hall 303; (443) 885-1803
          Seth.Vannatta@morgan.edu