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Learn all about the Drake Law experience! In addition to individual campus visits, you can connect with us at events such as virtual information sessions and career fairs.

Admission Information Sessions for Prospective Students

Thursday, October 29, 2020, 4:00 - 5:00pm CST: Join this virtual session led by an admission representative. Discussion includes an overview of the admission and financial aid process and highlights experiential learning opportunities.

If you want to join this virtual session, please register.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 4:00 - 5:00pm CST: Attend a virtual session to learn about a legal career and Drake's 3+3 Law Program.

  • 4:00-4:30 Pre-Law Overview: Learn about the steps to take as an undergraduate to prepare for law school.
  • 4:30-5:00 3+3 Law Overview: Information on how students can complete three years of full-time undergraduate study and use law school courses to meet the balance of required undergraduate credits and receive their bachelor's degree after the first year of law school. 

If you want to join this virtual session, please contact us at law-admit@drake.edu or call 515-271-2782. 

Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 12:00 - 1:00pm CST: Join this virtual session led by an admission representative and a current law student. Discussion includes an overview of the admission and financial aid process and highlights experiential learning opportunities and student activities.

Open Houses

Open Houses on campus will be available again once Covid-19 conditions allow larger gatherings.

Our open house events introduce prospective students to the Law School. You will learn about Drake Law School's programs, hear about the admission and financial aid process, tour the facilities, meet professors and current students, and more.

Prospective Student Open House dates for the 2020-2021 academic year will be posted when they are confirmed.

For admitted student events, please visit the For Admitted Students page.

Upcoming Events

Drake Law School admission representatives attend career fairs, law school fairs, and pre-law organization meetings at colleges and universities all over the country. Stop by to gather information, ask questions, and see if Drake Law School is the right fit for you.

2020-2021:

2020 LSAC Digital Law School Forums: (please be mindful of time zone differences)

   Saturday, September 26, register by September 23

   Tuesday, October 13, register by October 10

   Wednesday, November 4, register by November 1

   Saturday, December 12, register by December 9

Drake Law will also be participating in the LSAC International Live Forum Hours from 8:30am - 10:30am ET on November 4 and December 12. If you are an international student interested in learning more about Drake Law, we encourage you to attend one of these events. 

Other College Events:

September 16, 2020   

MINK Law Day (https://law.missouri.edu/mink/)

3pm - 7pm

 

September 21, 2020   

UNI Job and Internship Virtual Fair (https://careerservices.uni.edu/events)

11am - 3pm

 

September 22, 2020

ISU Pre-Law Club Meeting

5:30pm

                            

September 25, 2020   

The 7th Annual National HBCU Pre-Law Summit & Law Expo Virtual Fair

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-7th-annual-national-hbcu-pre-law-summit-law-expo-2020-virtual-tickets-93808891921

5:30 - 8:30pm ET                         

                        

September 26, 2020   

Digital LSAC Forum (see registration link above)

 

September 29, 2020

Iowa State University People to People Career Fair

https://careers.las.iastate.edu/find-a-job/career-fairs/people-to-people/#:~:text=Fall%202020%20VIRTUAL%20People%20to,%2C%20and%2For%20audio%20communication

10am - 5pm

 

September 30, 2020   

Truman State University Virtual Career and Graduate School Expo

11am - 3pm

 

September 30, 2020

University of Minnesota Morris Virtual Graduate School Fair

11am - 2pm

 

October 7, 2020

Wartburg College Virtual Graduate/Professional Schools & Volunteer Service Programs Fair

12pm - 3pm

                                 

October 13, 2020       

Digital LSAC Forum (see registration link above)

 

October 15, 2020

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Graduate, Law and Professional School Fair

10am - 2pm 

 

October 28, 2020

I-74 Graduate and Professional Fair 

9am - 2pm

 

October 28, 2020

MAPLA Caravan

https://grinnell.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/19358/student_preview?token=h1dPE-OOLUGBDU2fIfdCeLTiOm6rPhl5jTsP_OwkY2Wn9MyMrKsIYA

5pm - 8pm

 

November 4, 2020       

Digital LSAC Forum (see registration link above)

 

November 8, 2020

Morningside Law School Admissions Panel

6pm - 7pm

 

November 12, 2020

Drake University Virtual Diversity Career Fair 2020

https://app.joinhandshake.com/login 

Students register through Handshake beginning October 15 

3:00pm - 6:00pm

 

November 13, 2020

16th Annual National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair 2020 Virtual

5:30pm - 8:30pm EST

 

December 12, 2020     

Digital LSAC Forum (see registration link above)

 

December 16, 2020

MINK 2 Law Day 

https://law.missouri.edu/mink/

3:00pm - 6:00pm CT

Panels: 3:00pm - 3:45pm and 4:00pm - 4:45pm

Conversation: 3:30pm - 6:00pm 

This event will be held via Zoom. Registrants will receive the link before the event. 

 

Please check back for an updated schedule. 

Additional events will be posted as dates are finalized.

 


Individual campus visits are highly encouraged and can be arranged at any time throughout the year. To schedule your visit, call 515-271-2782 or email law-admit@drake.edu one week in advance.

 
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