Law School Fair

The Law School Fair is a gathering of over 100 law school representatives who are here to talk with you about their schools. Everyone is welcome—students, alumni, and community members.

2018 Law School Fair


September 26, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Stop by or stay the whole time!


ARC--Activities and Recreation Center, 201 East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820


Anyone interested in attending law school! This event is free and open to the public.

What to Wear and Bring

Dress is business casual. It is not necessary to bring a résumé, but some schools may accept resumes or business cards. Most schools will have a sign-in sheet for you to provide your contact information if you wish. Plan to bring: Pen, a notepad, and your questions about the schools and their programs!

Where to Park

FREE parking is available in Lot E-14, at the corner of First Street and Kirby Avenue in Champaign, directly across from State Farm Center (formerly known as Assembly Hall). Click here for a Google Map of the parking lot.

A limited number of parking spots are available in Lot E-24 directly west of the Activities & Recreation Center, on the corner of First Street and Peabody Drive. Look for metered spots which are bagged and marked Pre-Law Advising Services. Other metered spots may be available on a first-come, first-served basis at the rate of $1 per hour. Click here for a Google Map of this parking lot. 

Attending the Fair

At the fair, you can:

  • Gather information about law schools that interest you.
  • Meet the people who will be reading your law school applications.
  • Discover new law schools that would be a good fit for you.
  • Talk with admissions professionals about what their school is looking for.
  • Collect some fun freebies and application fee waivers!

Law Schools Registered to Attend

  • American University Washington College of Law
  • Ave Maria School of Law
  • Baylor Law School
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Boston College Law School
  • Boston University School of Law
  • Brooklyn Law School
  • Capital University Law School
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Colorado Law
  • Columbia Law School
  • Cornell Law School
  • Creighton University School of Law
  • CUNY School of Law
  • DePaul University College of Law
  • Duke University School of Law
  • Elon University School of Law
  • Emory Law School
  • Florida Coastal School of Law
  • Fordham Law School
  • George Washington University Law School
  • Gonzaga University School of Law
  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • John Marshall Law School (The)
  • Liberty University Law School
  • Loyola Law School LA
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • LSU Law Center
  • Marquette University Law School
  • Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
  • Michigan State University College of Law
  • New York Law School
  • New York University School of Law
  • Northeastern University School of Law
  • Northern Illinois University College of Law
  • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
  • Notre Dame Law School
  • Ohio Northern University College of Law
  • Ohio State University Moritz College of Law (The)
  • Penn State Dickinson Law
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law
  • Regent University School of Law
  • Robert H. McKinney School of Law
  • Saint Louis University School of Law
  • Samford University's Cumberland School of Law
  • Santa Clara University School of Law
  • Seattle University School of Law
  • Seton Hall University Law School
  • SMU Dedman School of Law
  • South Texas College of Law Houston
  • Southern Illinois University School of Law
  • St. John's Law School
  • St. Thomas University School of Law 
  • Syracuse University College of Law
  • Tulane University Law School
  • University of Akron School of Law (The)
  • University of California Davis Law School
  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law
  • University of California, Irvine School of Law
  • University of Chicago Law School (The)
  • University of Colorado
  • UConn School of Law
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • University of Georgia School of Law
  • University of Illinois College of Law
  • University of Iowa College of Law
  • University of Kansas School of Law
  • University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law
  • University of Maryland Carey School of Law
  • University of Memphis School of Law
  • University of Miami School of Law
  • University of Michigan Law School (The)
  • University of Minnesota Law School
  • University of Missouri School of Law
  • University of Nebraska College of Law
  • University of New Hampshire School of Law
  • University of North Carolina School of Law
  • University of Oregon School of Law
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • University of Richmond
  • University of San Diego School of Law
  • University of San Francisco School of Law
  • University of Southern California, Gould School of Law
  • University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minneapolis)
  • University of Wisconsin Law School
  • UNLV, William S. Boyd School of Law
  • Vermont Law School
  • Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
  • Wayne State University Law School 
  • Western Michigan University--Thomas M Cooley Law School
  • Western New England University School of Law
  • Western State College of Law
  • Widener University Commonwealth Law School
  • William & Mary Law School

Pre-Law Advisors at Other Schools

Did you know that you can receive reimbursement for bringing students to the Law School Fair? The Midwest Association of Pre-Law Advisors will reimburse your costs up to $50 per person, with no maximum!

Visit the MAPLA website for details.

Details for Law School Representatives

8:30--10:30 Breakfast available (for Law School Representatives)
9:00 Check-in Begins
10:00--2:00 Law Fair
11:30--1:00 Lunch (for Law School Representatives)

Shipping Materials
Law school materials may be shipped to the facility ONE WEEK prior to the event.

Please ship to:

Attn: MAPLA Law Fair 2018
201 East Peabody Drive
Champaign IL 61820


More Information

Email See you at the fair!