• Academic Advising

  • WELCOME TO PRE-LAW ADVISING!


    It’s never too early to start thinking about applying to law school. The Office of Pre-Law Advisement provides one-on-one guidance to students (and alumni) from the time they begin to consider a career in the law until they matriculate in law school. Students are encouraged to meet with the pre-law adviser at least once per semester to map out their courses, learn of internship opportunities and in their later years, draft their personal statements and complete their law school applications.

    The Pre-Law Office also provides information about Pre-Law Internships, volunteer opportunities and Pre-Law events.  An important first step for participating in these programs is to sign up for the pre-law listserv.  Students are also encouraged to check out the "Resources" and "FAQ"  tabs which provide helpful links and documents for students considering a career in law or actively applying to law school.

    I look forward to working with each of you throughout your undergraduate experience. My office is located in Furst Hall, Room 110. Please stop by to introduce yourselves or to schedule an appointment. I look forward to meeting you.

    Best,

    Ariella Hellman, Esq.
    Pre-Law Adviser, Wilf Campus
    500 West 185th Street, Furst Hall 110
    New York, NY 10033
    Telephone: 212.960.5400 x 5645
     ariella.hellman@yu.edu 

    Michele Filorimo, Esq.
    Pre-Law Adviser, Beren Campus
    215 Lexington Ave, 6th Floor
    New York, NY 10016
    filorimo@yu.edu  

    FEATURED EVENT:

    2014 LANGFAN CONSTITUTION ORATORY COMPETITION
    Sunday, March 30, 2014
    Stern Campus, 245 Lex, SCW 101-102

    The topic for this year's competition "Does Theocracy Have A Place in Democracy? drew participants from both campuses and all majors. Congratulations to this year's winners (pictured below): Beren Winners (l-r): Madeline Tavin (3rd Place), Nechama Dreyfus (2nd Place), Yael Farzan (1st Place), Wilf Winners: (Front Row) Michelle Filorimo, Michael Wilde, Rabbi Benjamin Kelsen (judges), (Back Row) Gavriel Brown (3rd Place), Uri Segelman (2nd Place), Josh Hillman (1st Place). Special thanks to the Langfan family for their continued support.

    Langfan Competition 3"    2014 Langfan Winners--wilf2


     

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