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Pre-Law at South Alabama

On this site, you will find resources regarding pre-law advising at the University of South Alabama, tips on applying and getting into law school, and information on the Pre-Law Society.

If you have any questions, including how to get into law school, or would like to make an advising appointment, please contact the pre-law advisors in the Academic Advising and Transfer Services Office. Please see the Advising Resources tab within the Pre-Law Advising at USA tab on the left of this page for contact information. Political Science and Criminal Justice majors or minors may also contact Dr. Shanita Pettaway at

If you are applying to law school, make sure you check COVID-19 updates on the Law School Admissions Council website and the websites of the law schools to which you are planning to apply.

Pre-Law Interest Form

If you are interested in Pre-Law at the University of South Alabama or would like more information, please complete this pre-law interest form.

Pre-Law Checklist

Throughout your time as an undergraduate, there are a number of steps we recommend you take as you work toward a legal career. Click here to view our pre-law checklist featuring recommendations on preparing for law school in your first, second, and third years at South Alabama.