Are you planning on going to law school? In addition to the LSAT and your gpa, writing an effective personal statement can impact your chances significantly. ScoreItUp now has a brand NEW video providing expert guidance on personal statements. Continue reading
Thank you to former ScoreItUp student Sonja J. for her recent 5-star yelp review of ScoreItUp LSAT Pre. Very much appreciated, Sonja! You can see yelp review of ScoreItUp LSAT Prep here.
Are you a psychopath? It doesn’t necessarily mean you commit crimes, or are a serial killer. But there are certain traits that psychopaths/sociopaths have in common, and that can be seen in a brain scan. Continue reading
They are controversial, but law students, pre-law students, and law schools are often curious about the annual ranking of law schools by U.S. News and World Reports. As a general rule, there tends to be little movement in the top 20 law schools, but others can sometimes vary significantly. Take a look at the 2017 rankings here!
Spending a little time contemplating one’s future career is a worthwhile task. First, let me state the obvious: law school is not right for everyone. Neither is the medical field; nor the entertainment industry; nor working as an actuary; nor being a photographer. Continue reading
Most ScoreItUp students are college students or recent college graduates. Students who have been out of college for awhile may wonder if ScoreItUp is also right for them. To help answer that question, a complete and independently verifiable set of course evaluations is printed below. Continue reading
If you are interested in a fascinating and true legal case (admittedly with a grotesque premise), and if you haven’t already seen it, you owe it to yourself to watch Thought Crimes: The Case of the Cannibal Cop. Or read about it. If ever a case demonstrated the importance of the law, and of lawyers, this one is it! Continue reading
It’s official! The LSAC says it will be adding two additional LSAT administrations (for a total of six administrations per year) beginning in mid-2018 (although I must admit, in 2018-2019 it looks closer to five to me!). For more details, please see the LSAC’s note here. Here are the upcoming 2017-2019 LSAT administration dates: Continue reading
The LSAT score of ScoreItUp student Candace C. increased a stunning 24 points! That score increase compares (1) her initial score on a real LSAT in a timed classroom setting (before her ScoreItUp training) to (2) her official LSAT score (after her ScoreItUp training). Continue reading
The most recent California Bar results are out. Law schools are evaluated (understandably), in part, on the success rate of their graduates sitting for the State Bar. Here is a link to an article showing the breakdown, per law school, of students’ bar passage rate at various California law schools.