Gain an edge in law school when you prepare with the Pacific Legal Scholars Program. This is a highly selective, seven-unit program designed to expose students to the legal field and prepare them for the rigors of law school.

  • Explore career options and interact with law faculty through unique one (1)-unit seminars
  • Become "law school ready" by developing the necessary skills for understanding the practice of law
  • Enhance your intellectual curiosity and your legal network through activities that include law faculty and practitioners
  • Engage with experienced and dedicated faculty who provide individualized attention
  • Enjoy special access to law school events at McGeorge
  • Meet with Program Director for personalized advising to customize your education
  • Pursue internship opportunities in the legal community
  • Earn a bachelor's degree and juris doctor (JD) in six years (3+3 track) or seven years (4+3 track) and start your career faster
  • Guarantee your admission to McGeorge by meeting the median LSAT score and GPA of the previous entering class
  • Become eligible for unique scholarship opportunities not available to other students

Hear what students and program director, Dr. Cynthia Ostberg, have to say about the Pacific Legal Scholars Program.