Those were the kind words recently received from former SIU student Robert M. Robert recently passed the California State Bar on his first try, after coming out of law school entirely debt-free. Here is Robert’s story, told in his own words: Continue reading
The number of LSAT-takers sitting for the most recent LSAT – June 2017 – increased a whopping 20% compared to June 2016, one year ago. That is a stunning increase, and the largest percentage increase for any test administration in over 15 years. Continue reading
If you took the June 2017 LSAT, you should have received your LSAT score this week. As always, some people are pleased, some are disappointed, and some have mixed emotions. Here are my suggestions for all of you: Continue reading
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
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
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.
Erwin Chemerinsky is the former dean of UCI Law School and an affable professor well-liked by his students. Chemerinsky oversaw the youthful UCI Law School from its inception to its impressive and stunningly quick Top 30 ranking. Continue reading
Here is yet another terrific story of the impact of a strong LSAT score! This time it is about Dominique B., a former ScoreItUp student. Continue reading