Law School Fair

The Law School Fair is a gathering of over 100 law school representatives who are here to talk with you about their schools. Everyone is welcome—students, alumni, and community members.

2017 Law School Fair

When

September 27, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Stop by or stay the whole time!

Where

Illini Union Illini Rooms A, B and C and the South Lounge, 1401 W Green St, Urbana, IL 61801

Who

Anyone interested in attending law school! This event is free and open to the public.

What to Wear and Bring

Dress is business casual. It is not necessary to bring a résumé, but some schools may accept resumes or business cards. Most schools will have a sign-in sheet for you to provide your contact information if you wish. Plan to bring: Pen, a notepad, and your questions about the schools and their programs!

Where to Park

FREE parking is available at Lot B22 on the corner of Harvey and University Avenues, Urbana. Note: This is an open lot--NOT the parking deck across the street. Look for the B22 sign at the entrance. Park in any space EXCEPT those with blue "Reserved" signs.

The parking lot is an easy 10 minute walk to the Illini Union, or pick up the free 22 Illini S bus every ten minutes.

BUS INSTRUCTIONS: Board the free 22Illini S bus from the west side of the parking lot. Due to construction on Green Street, take this bus to the Illini Union Bookstore Building stop. We will have signs and guides to direct you to the Illini Union from there. The 22 Illini S runs every 10 minutes and the bus stop has real time updates.

Attending the Fair

At the fair, you can:

  • Gather information about law schools that interest you.
  • Meet the people who will be reading your law school applications.
  • Discover new law schools that would be a good fit for you.
  • Talk with admissions professionals about what their school is looking for.
  • Collect some fun freebies and application fee waivers!

Law Schools Registered 

  • Albany Law School
  • American University Washington College of Law
  • Ave Maria School of Law
  • Baylor Law School
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Boston College Law School
  • Boston University School of Law
  • Brooklyn Law School
  • Capital University Law School
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • Columbia University Law School
  • Cornell Law School
  • Creighton University School of Law
  • CUNY School of Law
  • DePaul University College of Law
  • Drake University Law School
  • Duke University School of Law
  • Elon University School of Law
  • Emory Law School
  • Florida Coastal School of Law
  • Fordham University School of Law
  • George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School
  • George Washington University Law School
  • Gonzaga University School of Law
  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • Indiana Univ Robert H. McKinney School of Law
  • Lewis & Clark Law School
  • Loyola Law School LA
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • LSU Law Center
  • Marquette University Law School
  • Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific
  • Michigan State University College of Law
  • New England Law | Boston
  • New York Law School
  • Northeastern University School of Law
  • Northern Illinois University College of Law
  • Northern Kentucky University Chase College of Law
  • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
  • Notre Dame Law School
  • Ohio Northern University College of Law
  • Penn State Law--University Park
  • Penn State Dickinson Law
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law
  • Regent University School of Law
  • Saint Louis University School of Law
  • Samford University's Cumberland School of Law
  • Seattle University School of Law
  • Seton Hall University Law School
  • SMU Dedman School of Law
  • South Texas College of Law Houston
  • Southern Illinois University School of Law
  • St. Thomas University School of Law (Miami)
  • Syracuse University College of Law
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law 
  • The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law 
  • The John Marshall Law School
  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
  • The University of Akron School of Law
  • The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
  • The University of Chicago Law School
  • Tulane University Law School
  • UCLA School of Law
  • UNH School of Law
  • University at Buffalo School of Law
  • University of California Davis Law School
  • University of California, Irvine School of Law
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Georgia School of Law
  • University of Illinois College of Law
  • University of Iowa College of Law
  • University of Kansas School of Law
  • University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • University of Miami School of Law
  • University of Michigan Law School
  • University of Minnesota Law School
  • University of Missouri School of Law
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law
  • University of Nebraska College of Law
  • University of North Carolina School of Law
  • University of San Diego School of Law
  • University of Southern California, Gould School of Law
  • University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minneapolis)
  • University of Tennessee College of Law
  • University of Washington School of Law
  • University of Wisconsin Law School
  • UNLV, William S. Boyd School of Law
  • Valparaiso University Law School
  • Vanderbilt Law School
  • Vermont Law School
  • Wake Forest University School of Law
  • Washburn University School of Law
  • Wayne State University Law School 
  • Western Michigan University--Thomas M Cooley Law School
  • Western State College of Law

Pre-Law Advisors at Other Schools

Did you know that you can receive reimbursement for bringing students to the Law School Fair? The Midwest Association of Pre-Law Advisors will reimburse your costs up to $50 per person, with no maximum!

Visit the MAPLA website for details.

Details for Law School Representatives

Schedule
8:30--10:30 Breakfast available (for Law School Representatives)
9:00 Check-in Begins
10:00--2:00 Law Fair
11:30--1:00 Lunch (for Law School Representatives)

Shipping Materials
Law school materials may be shipped to the following address ONE WEEK prior to the event:

Illini Union
ATTN: Law Fair (9/27/17)
1401 W Green St
Urbana IL 61801 

Parking in Lot B22
Parking is FREE in parking lot B22 located at the corner of Harvey and University Avenues in Urbana. 
Note: This is an open lot--NOT the parking deck across the street. Look for the B22 sign at the entrance.

Park in any space EXCEPT those with blue "Reserved" signs. The parking lot is an easy 10 minute walk to the Illini Union, or you can catch the free 22S Illini bus from the west side of the parking lot every 10 minutes. 

BUS INSTRUCTIONS: Board the free 22Illini S bus from the west side of the parking lot. Due to construction on Green Street, take this bus to the Illini Union Bookstore Building stop. We will have signs and guides to direct you to the Illini Union from there. The 22 Illini S runs every 10 minutes and the bus stop has real time updates.

For a campus parking map visit http://www.parking.illinois.edu/visitors/campus-maps/campus-parking-map

More Information

Email ccaas-prelaw@illinois.edu. See you at the fair!