Application Timeline

This checklist assumes that the application process begins in the early spring, approximately 18 months prior to desired matriculation to law school.

February     Begin study for June LSAT administration

April-May    Register for June LSAT

June           Sit for LSAT

Jun-Nov     Attend an LSAC Law School Recruitment Event or other Law School forum

Aug-Sept    Sign up for Account Access

Aug-Nov     Order your ND transcripts to be sent to LSAC

Aug-Nov     Request letters of recommendation from potential recommenders 

Sept-Oct     Write personal statement

Sept-Nov    Fill out and submit applications to schools of choice               

October      Attend the Notre Dame Law Fair in McKenna Hall

January      Begin Financial Aid process

Apr-Jun      Pay seat deposit