About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 120-year history and reputation for academic excellence. We are located on the beautiful 228-acre USC University Park Campus, just south of downtown Los Angeles.
Learn about our interdisciplinary curriculum, experiential learning opportunities and specialized areas.
Participate in an unparalleled learning experience with diversity of people and thought. Get involved in the law school community and participate in activities that enhance your studies.
We work closely with students, graduates and employers to support successful career goals and outcomes. Our overall placement rate is consistently strong, with 94 percent of our JD class employed within 10 months after graduation.
Our faculty is distinguished for its scholarship, as well as for its commitment to teaching. Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio creates an intimate and collegial learning environment.
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Are you interested in learning more about USC Gould School of Law’s J.D. program? Please join us for our “Information Sessions” and “Nuts and Bolts” sessions. Participants will learn from our admissions professionals on what makes USC Gould a vibrant community and how to strengthen your admissions application.
Our Information Sessions include a discussion of the highlights of a USC Gould education, the intricacies of the application process, and information on how to finance a legal education. After attending, you should have a greater understanding of what USC Gould can offer you and be confident in submitting the strongest possible application. Additionally, a current student will be available to answer questions about their experience at USC Gould. Sessions are held via Zoom.
Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM (PT) REGISTER HERE
Friday, October 1, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM (PT) REGISTER HERE
Thursday, October 14, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM (PT) REGISTER HERE
Nuts & Bolts Sessions:
Join an admissions counselor or financial aid counselor as we deconstruct each of the primary law school application components. Learn more about the holistic application review process at USC Gould and how to make your application competitive. Also join us for a financial aid session to learn more about scholarships, loans, loan repayment, and financing a legal education.
Sessions are held via Zoom on the following Wednesdays from 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM (PT).
September 22, 2021 GPA/LSAT – Understanding Their Role in the Admissions Process
September 29, 2021 Personal and Diversity Statements – Crafting Your Narrative
October 6, 2021 Resume Review – The Do’s and Don’ts of a Strong Resume
October 13, 2021 Letters of Recommendation – What Makes a Compelling Letter
October 20, 2021 Financial Aid - Financing Your Legal Education
If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at (213) 740-2523 or email at email@example.com.
USC Gould School of Law welcomes the participation of individuals with disabilities at law school events. If you require special accommodations or have any questions, please contact the USC Gould Admissions Office at 213-740-2523 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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