Pre-Law Advising

How Pre-Law Advising Works

We are here to support you on your journey. Recognizing that everyone has their own path to a career with a law degree, we provide advising tailored to your goals.

Getting Started

Are you new to the idea of pursuing education and careers in law? 

  • Explore Careers in Law to find some ideas for deciding if law is the right fit for you. Each of you has your own strengths and passions, and it is important to find the career that matches those for you. As you find your place at Brown, be sure to connect with Pre-Law Advising as well. 
  • Join our email list to receive the weekly newsletter and learn about campus events, opportunities for internships, seminars, and other pre-law updates. 
  • We also recommend that you connect with the vibrant community of student-led organizations at Brown, including Student Groups focused on law and advocacy.

On the Pre-Law Path

As you progress through your journey here at Brown and on to a career in law, be sure to connect with Pre-Law Advising. Check out our resources and advice to Prepare for a Law Career and make an appointment with one of our advisors so we can help you chart your path to law school and enhance your prospects for a successful application. Extracurricular experiences, internships, course selection and potential gap years are all things to think about as you prepare for law school.

Applying to Law School

Are you ready to apply to law school? We have a large number of resources available you, including information on writing your personal statement, choosing law schools, financing your education and much more. Check out our Apply to Law School page for more information!