Begin your path to law school

The law runs through every aspect of American society, and the demand for new lawyers remains strong despite trying economic times.

As a pre-law major at the University of Saint Mary, you will be prepared to enter top-flight law schools, equipped with the knowledge to one day make a difference in the American legal system.

USM’s pre-law program:

  • Offers flexible course options – majors typically focus on political science, history, sociology or business

  • Broad-based liberal arts – emphasizing communication, reasoning and critical analysis

  • A track record of success – virtually every graduate has earned spots in exceptional law schools

  • Professors who care – we will shepherd you through resume and interview preparation and tutoring for graduate entrance exams, including the LSAT


When you’ve completed your degree, you’ll be prepared for law school, and eventually a fulfilling career as an attorney.