Lowell House Pre-Law Calendar for 2019-2020 Application Cycle
Attention to JUNIORS applying to HLS's deferred admission program: Applications to HLS's deferred admission program will not be considered on a rolling basis, and all decisions will be made at roughly the same time in Summer 2020. Pay attention below to whether deadlines apply to SENIORS & ALUMNI or to JUNIORS.
Sep 1: Last day to notify pre-law committee of your intent to apply in the fall cycle (SENIORS and ALUMNI)
Sep 10: Registration deadline for October 2019 LSAT
Sep 21: LSAT (last recommended LSAT date for SENIORS and ALUMNI)
Oct 10: Registration deadline for November 2019 LSAT
Oct 15: Deadline for SENIORS & ALUMNI to submit the first draft of your Personal Statement and Diversity Statement for review and comments by pre-law advisers (submit to your assigned pre-law tutor by email)
Oct 28: LSAT
Nov 22: Last day for SENIORS & ALUMNI to receive comments and edits on Personal Statement and Diversity Statement. Recommended application submission date for SENIORS & ALUMNI.
Nov 25: LSAT (NOT recommended for this year’s applicants, except JUNIORS)
Dec 17: Regular registration deadline for Jan 26, 2019 LSAT
Jan 26: LSAT (last LSAT accepted for junior deferral program)
Feb 1: Last day to notify pre-law committee of your intent to apply for Junior Deferral Program (JUNIORS)
Mar 1: Deadline for JUNIORS to submit draft Personal Statement/Diversity Statement for review and comments by adviser
Mar 1: Application for HLS JUNIOR DEFERRAL PROGRAM goes live (expected)
Apr 1: Deadline for JUNIORS to submit applications to HLS (expected).
June-July: Summer LSATs; dates for tests and registration TBA
For more info, go to: https://ocs.fas.harvard.edu/events