Pre-Law

LOCATION: On-Campus

If law school is in future plans, UW-Superior offers quality pre-law options and provides excellent support and resources for students seeking entry into law school.

Pre-law students can declare any major and apply to law school. However, legal studies is one of the most common majors that students pursue because it provides a premier experience directly with law and justice.

Why Pursue Pre-Law at UW-Superior in Legal Studies?

  • Opportunities to participate in field internships with legal professionals, the courts and public service organizations in the region
  • Students may choose to join the nationally recognized mock trial team, an academic forensic competitive student organization on campus
  • Direct facilitation of the admissions process for American law schools by UW-Superior’s LSAC Pre-Law Advisor
  • Active pre-law society that hosts guest speakers from the legal community
  • Personal guidance on preparing materials for law school admission
  • One-on-one academic advising each step of the way toward a successful legal career

Where Do Pre-Law Students Go?

UW-Superior has a 95 percent placement rate for students seeking entry into law school. Of the students who choose to attend law school, they have a 97 percent completion rate. They are often successful in the first year of law school due to their extensive undergraduate preparation at UW-Superior.

UW-Superior pre-law graduates have been accepted to and continued their education at:

  • Mitchell-Hamline School of Law
  • University of Minnesota Law School
  • University of North Dakota School of Law
  • University of St. Thomas School of Law
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School
  • And many others!

Graduates find jobs in many law related fields such as:

  • Attorney
  • Court administrator
  • Court clerk
  • FBI agent
  • Government relations director
  • Investigator
  • Legal consultant
  • Legal journalist
  • Lobbyist
  • Mediator
  • Paralegal
  • Police officer
  • Probation officer
  • Social worker

QUESTIONS?

Dr. Maria Cuzzo is ready to answer any questions you have about Pre-Law.
Dr. Maria Cuzzo

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