Interested in pursuing a pre-law career path?
Welcome to the pre-law website at the University at Buffalo.
UB’s academic strengths and diversity of majors provide a strong foundation for undergraduates preparing for a career in law.
On this site you will find:
- contact information for meeting with a pre-law advisor
- a student guide on the law school application and many law school-related questions
- the Dean’s Certification process
- a blog that highlights important information, events and ways to become involved
Please also visit the American Bar Association’s webpage devoted to pre-law students preparing for law school. You will find that a student may enter the legal profession with any undergraduate degree background. You will also learn about the skills, abilities and mindsets necessary to be successful in law school.
We encourage you to watch the following video to learn more about the law school application process.
Students are also encouraged to visit the Law School Admission Council website to learn more about the LSAT, a timeline, and further information regarding the application process. The Law School Admission Council also has helpful resources to learn more about the LSAT, including this video: