Law School Fair

2019 Law School Fair



October 3, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Stop by or stay the whole time!


ARC--Activities and Recreation Center, 201 East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820


Anyone interested in attending law school! This event is free and open to the public. Illinois juniors, seniors, and alumni considering law school are especially encouraged to attend.

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 and make a good first impression on them.
  • Discover new law schools that would be a good fit for you. Scroll down for a list of attending law schools.
  • Talk with admissions professionals about what qualities they seek in a candidate.
  • Collect some fun freebies and application fee waivers!

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 in Lot E-14, at the corner of First Street and Kirby Avenue in Champaign, directly across from State Farm Center (formerly known as Assembly Hall). Click here for a Google Map of the parking lot.

A limited number of parking spots are available in Lot E-24 directly west of the Activities & Recreation Center, on the corner of First Street and Peabody Drive. Look for metered spots which are bagged and marked Pre-Law Advising Services. Other metered spots may be available on a first-come, first-served basis at the rate of $1 per hour. Click here for a Google Map of this parking lot. Image removed.

    Pre-Law Advisors at Other Schools

    You are welcome to bring students to our event--for free! 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

    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 facility ONE WEEK prior to the event.

    Please ship to:

    Attn: MAPLA Law Fair 2019
    201 East Peabody Drive
    Champaign IL 61820

    More Information

    Email See you at the fair!

    Law Schools Attending in 2019

    Click on the law school to explore their Admissions page prior to the fair.

    AccessLex Institute
    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
    BYU Law- J. Reuben Clark Law School
    Capital University Law School
    Case Western Reserve University School of Law
    Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
    Chapman University Fowler School of Law
    Chicago-Kent College of Law
    Colorado Law
    Columbia Law School
    Cornell Law School
    Creighton University School of Law
    CUNY School of Law
    DePaul University College of Law
    Drake University Law School
    Drexel University Kline School of Law
    Duke University School of Law
    Elon University School of Law
    Emory University College of Law
    Fordham Law School
    George Washington University Law School
    Indiana University Maurer School of Law
    Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
    Lewis & Clark Law School
    Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center
    Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
    Loyola University Chicago School of Law
    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
    Mitchell Hamline School of Law
    New York Law School
    New York University School of Law
    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 Dickinson Law
    Penn State Law
    Quinnipiac University School of Law
    Roger Williams University School of  Law
    Saint Louis University School of Law
    Seattle University School of Law
    Seton Hall University Law School
    Southern Illinois University School of Law
    Southwestern Law School
    St. John's Law School
    St. Thomas University School of Law
    Stetson University College of Law
    Syracuse University College of Law
    The Florida State University College of Law
    The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
    The University of Akron School of Law
    The University of Michigan Law School
    The University of Toledo College of Law
    Tulane University Law School
    UC Hastings Law
    UCLA School of Law
    UConn School of Law
    UIC John Marshall Law School
    University of California, Irvine School of Law
    University of Chicago Law School
    University of Cincinnati College of Law
    University of Dayton
    University of Denver, Sturm College of Law
    University of Georgia School of Law
    University of Illinois College of Law
    University of Iowa College of Law
    University of Kentucky College of Law
    University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law
    University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
    University of Miami School of Law
    University of Minnesota Law School
    University of Missouri School of Law
    University of Nebraska College of Law
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas
    University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law
    University of North Carolina
    University of Oregon School of Law
    University of Pennsylvania Law School
    University of Richmond School of Law
    University of San Diego, School of Law
    University of San Francisco School of Law
    University of Tennessee College of Law
    University of Texas School of Law
    University of Wisconsin Law School
    USC Gould of Law
    Vermont Law School
    Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
    Washburn University School of Law
    Wayne State University Law School
    Western Michigan University -Cooley Law School
    William & Mary Law School