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Graduate School Application Materials

Academic Transcript

Current students and alumni can request electronic or paper copies of transcripts through the MIT Registrar’s Office. The Registrar’s Office has detailed instructions on requesting transcripts for current students and alumni.

Letters of Recommendation

If you are applying …

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The LSAT

The LSAT is the standardized test you will need to take in order to apply for law school. There are official practice tests you can take as well preparation courses through test prep companies, including Kaplan and The Princeton Review. …

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Preparing for Law School

To prepare for law school and the application process:

Speak with MIT alumni who have pursued this career path.
Maintain a strong academic track record.
Take courses and seek opportunities where you can do more writing. It’s good preparation for …

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Should You Attend Law School?

Law schools in the US typically offer three-year programs that result in a Juris Doctor degree in law. Graduates of law schools go on to pursue a variety of career paths, but most enter with the intent of practicing law. …

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List of Law Reviews for Pre-Law Students

Submitting your writing to an undergraduate law review is a great way to gain experience and prepare for law school. Many law reviews accept articles from a range of fields and disciplines. That paper you wrote for your economics class …

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iGrad Financial Literacy

As part of a larger Office of Graduate Education initiative supporting graduate student financial wellness, iGrad is a comprehensive platform …

MIT’s Legal Studies Concentration

The Legal Studies Concentration introduces students to the academic field of legal studies. Scholars in legal studies draw on disciplines …

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Taproot Foundation

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