APPtitude Pre-Law Program

Developing skills for your academic, personal, and professional success. Apptitute pre-law program.



The APPtitude Prelaw Certificate Program is designed to support prelaw students by providing information and resources related to academic, personal, and professional development. Divided into three tracks (Academic, Personal, and Professional), the APPtitude program will cover topics on critical thinking and reading, the American legal system, time management, wellness and mindfulness, professionalism, networking, and more. By providing helpful information, tools, and resources in these three core tracks, the program aims to support student success during undergraduate studies and assist undergraduate students in developing skills in areas essential for future success in law school.

Students who successfully complete the program will receive a certificate of completion.


Participants in the Spring 2024 Cohort have anticipated graduation dates of December 2025, May 2026, August 2026, or December 2026.


Applications for the Spring 2024 Cohort are closed.

Application Deadline

Applications for the Spring 2024 Cohort are closed.

On Demand Information Session

Watch the video below for information on the APPtitude | Pre-Law Program coming Spring 2024. This is for students with anticipated graduation dates of December 2025, May 2026, August 2026, or December 2026.




The APPtitude Certificate Program will be offered during the Spring 2024 semester. Sessions will be held weekly on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 5:00 pm (or as specially scheduled) from January 17 to March 6, 2024.  The sessions will be a combination of in-person and virtual.  

The presentation of certificates will be on Wednesday, March 20 at 3:30 pm.

No, students do not earn academic credit for completing the APPtitude program.

Students will build community, resources, and skills in three areas: academic, personal, and professional development. Specifically, students will work on their critical thinking and reading skills, with an eye toward understanding their importance to the successful study of law. Students will build their time-management and wellness skills, further preparing them for their academic and professional journeys.

Students will be required to meet for about an hour to an hour and a half session each week throughout the duration of the Program.  In addition, participants will be required to complete brief assignments related to each session.  Some limited special sessions or events scheduled outside the regular weekly session may also occur.  Students can expect the commitment to be between 1-2 hours per week, with an approximate total time commitment of 12-16 hours for the semester.