» Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program

The DiscoverLaw.org Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program establishes a supportive learning community that encourages college students to reach for success and provides a foundational understanding for students seeking to become a lawyer.

The five-week residential program will:

  • Develop academic principles to prepare students to be successful in upper division and furthermore, professional school.
  • Introduce students to professional development skills necessary to be an attorney.
  • Encourage students to serve their community and demonstrate how to use their skills effectively.

Eligibility:

  • Targeted, but not restricted to, college students from underrepresented groups.
  • Currently enrolled college students with at least 24 units but no more than 72 units completed.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher

Location: Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law in Orange, California

Cost: No cost to students. Housing, meals, and $1,000 stipend are included.

Program Highlights

+ - Curriculum

  • Legal Research and Writing
  • Contracts
  • Criminal law

+ - Professional Development

  • Workshops
  • Competition Teams
  • Service Learning

+ - Extracurricular

  • Field Trips
  • Social Events

Program Dates
June 14-July 21, 2017

Application Opens
February 15, 2017

Application Deadline
April 14, 2017

Decisions Announced
May 1, 2017