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 (more schools may be added)

    • 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
    • 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
    • Drexel University Kline School of Law
    • Duke University School of Law
    • Elon University School of Law
    • Emory Law School
    • The Florida State University College of Law
    • Fordham Law School
    • Indiana University Maurer School of Law (Bloomington)
    • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law (Indianapolis)
    • John Marshall Law School (The)
    • 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
    • Michigan State University College of Law
    • Mitchell Hamline School of Law
    • New York Law School
    • Northeastern University School of Law
    • Northern Illinois University College of Law
    • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
    • Notre Dame Law School
    • Ohio Northern University College of Law
    • The Ohio State University Moritz 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
    • Seton Hall University Law School
    • Southern Illinois University School of Law
    • Southwestern Law School
    • St. Thomas University School of Law
    • Stetson University College of Law 
    • Syracuse University College of Law
    • Tulane University Law School
    • University of Akron School of Law (The)
    • UCLA University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
    • UConn School of Law
    • University of Chicago Law School (The)
    • University of Cincinnati
    • University of Denver Sturm College of Law
    • University of Georgia School of Law
    • University of Illinois College of Law
    • UIC John Marshall Law School
    • University of Iowa College of Law
    • University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
    • University of Miami School of Law
    • University of Michigan Law School (The)
    • 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 School of Law
    • University of Oregon School of Law
    • University of Richmond School of Law
    • University of San Diego School of Law
    • University of San Francisco School of Law
    • USC-University of Southern California Gould School of Law
    • University of St. Thomas School of Law
    • University of Tennessee College of Law
    • University of Texas School of Law
    • University of Toledo College of Law (The)
    • University of Wisconsin Law School
    • UNLV, William S. Boyd School 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--Thomas M Cooley Law School
    • William & Mary Law School