22nd Annual FPOC Law School Admissions Conference at UCLA School of Law

Presented by:

UCLA Latinx Law Students Association, Black Law Students Association, Asian Pacific Islander Law Students Association, South Asian Law Students Association, Middle Eastern and North African Law Students Association, Womxn of Color Collective, Queer and Transgender People of Color Collective

&

For People of Color, Inc.

When:

Saturday, April 16, 2022 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (Pacific) via Zoom

Event Description:

Do you identify as Black, Indigenous, or a person of color? Are you interested in learning more about the law school application process? Do you wonder what it is like to be a law student of color, or an attorney of color? Are you curious about how much law school costs, and what financial aid options exist?

RSVP today to join us on Saturday, April 16th for the 2022 For People of Color Conference at UCLA Law.

The conference will begin at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 4:00 p.m., with panels on

Law School Application Workshop by Anthony Solana, Jr. founder of For People of Color Inc.;

Student Life/Experience featuring current UCLA Law students;

Attorney/Legal Practitioner Experience featuring UCLA Law alumni;

Mock Law School Class taught by a UCLA Professor;

LSAT Overview provided by a TestMax instructor; and

Admissions & Funding featuring the UCLA Admissions and Financial Aid offices.

Participants will also be entered into a raffle to win a FREE TestMax LSAT Prep Course, and will have the opportunity to have their personal statements reviewed by UCLA Law students. Our goal is to empower people of color with information about the law school application process and law school experience, and encourage people of color to join the legal profession.

The conference is completely free and will be held virtually for COVID safety and to enable as many people to attend as possible.

Registration is required:

To register, go to: https://forms.gle/6xWnfrcBZoekHDYL6

Questions?

Please email alvarez2023@lawnet.ucla.edu.

Recording Available: FPOC Law School Admissions Conference at UCLA School of Law

21st Annual FPOC Law School Admissions Conference at UCLA School of Law
Colleagues,

The recording of the 21st Annual FPOC Law School Admissions Conference at UCLA School of Law is now available for viewing.

Click here to view the Law School Application Strategy Workshop presented by Anthony Solana, Jr.

Click here to view all of the videos.

Thank you to the UCLA School of Law student organizers for making this event possible.

FPOC Law School Admissions Conference at Pepperdine University School of Law

When:

Saturday, September 19, 2020, from 8:45 am to 1:45 pm (Pacific)

Where:

Pepperdine University School of Law

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event will be held via an online virtual platform.

Event Description:

This free event will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the law school application process. Panels consisting of law students and lawyers will share their pathways to law school and the legal profession and answer questions.

RSVP: Registration is required.

22nd Annual FPOC Law School Admissions Conference at UC Berkeley Law School

Presented by:

UC Berkeley Law School’s Coalition for Diversity

&

For People of Color, Inc.

When:  Saturday, April 9, 2022 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (Pacific)

Where:

Virtual Event

Event Description:

The For People of Color Conference is a FREE annual event devoted towards demystifying the law school application process, the law school curriculum, and law student life for prospective law students of color.
The 22nd Annual conference will be hosted by Berkeley Law’s Coalition for Diversity via Zoom on Saturday, April 9 from 9:00 AM- 4:30 PM (Pacific). We encourage our attendees to stay for the whole conference to get the most out of the experience!
Attendees will attend a series of talks and workshops hosted by Berkeley Law Admissions representatives Kristen Theis-Álvarez and Joseph Lindsay, Career Development Office’s Sara Malan and Elizabeth Klein, Testmasters LSAT preparation, and Professors Abbye Atkinson and Molly Van Houweling.
The conference will end with our keynote speaker, Judge Jennifer Madden from the Alameda County Superior Court.
In addition, attendees will have a chance to speak with Berkeley Law students to learn more about student life and the various opportunities to get involved in extracurricular activities, journals, and pro bono work.
Lastly, attendees will have a chance to have drafts of their resumes and personal statements reviewed by law student volunteers.

RSVP:  Registration is required.

Click Here to Register

Questions?

Please email Gabby Birog at gabbybirog@berkeley.edu.

FPOC Virtual Law School Admissions Conference at Pepperdine University School of Law

When:

Saturday, September 11, 2021, from 8:45 am to 12:00 pm (Pacific)

Where:

Pepperdine University School of Law

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event will be held via Zoom.

Event Description:

This free event will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the law school application process. Panels consisting of law students and lawyers will share their pathways to law school and the legal profession and answer questions.

RSVP: Registration is required.
Should you have any questions please contact the Office of Admissions & Student Information at 310.506.4631 or lawadmis@pepperdine.edu.