Pre-Law Advising

Pre-Law Advising

There is no single path that will prepare you for a legal education. Students who are successful in law school, and who become accomplished professionals, come from many walks of life and educational backgrounds.

American Bar Association

Pre-law students

Just begining to think about a career in the law?  This section includes resources that will help you to learn about the different fields of law and what it's like to work as a lawyer.

Pre-law student club

Decided that you're going to attend law school?  This section provides information on how to make the best of your time as an undergraduate, including information on internships, student organizations, and other opportunties.

Pre-law panel

Applying in the near future or just planning ahead?  This section breaks down the law school application process and provides detailed information on each of its component parts.

Pre-Law Advising at Binghamton

The pre-law advisor and staff provide guidance on the law school admission process and legal careers to all Binghamton University students and alumni. Anyone with an interest in law, whether just beginning to explore or already working on law school applications, are welcome to visit the office and participate in pre-law events. Students with an interest in pre-law are encouraged to declare their pre-professional area of interest  as pre-law. By doing so, students will be added to the pre-law listserv and will receive important updates about events and opportunities for pre-law students.  Alumni may join the listserv by emailing

Pre-Law Staff

pre-law advisor

Pre-Law Advisor
Rebecca Rafferty
Pre-Law Secretary