Document Actions

Pre-Law AdvisingPre-Business Advising | Pre-Health Advising

P R E - B U S I N E S S  A D V I S I N G

Are you considering a career in business? Keep up-to-date on pre-business events by subscribing to our listserv at Click on PREBUSINESS-L and select "Subscribe" from the "Options" table.

Pre-Business Open House

Come for lunch and learn about the resources available to you through the Pre-Business Office. Also hear from students who did summer internships at Goldman Sachs, EY, Viacom, A&E Networks, Deerfield Management, Wells Fargo and Oppenheimer.

Date: Wednesday, September 27
Time:1:00 pm
Place: Room 602 A/B East Building

RSVP here (be sure to check the box next to the event title). Bring your friends!

For more information about the Pre-Business Program, please visit our web site.


Biz&Bites​ Speaker Series:

Entrepreneurship in Fashion and Retail

We are launching our new Pre- Business speaker series "Biz&Bites" with a panel discussion on ​Entrepreneurship in Fashion and Retail. Featuring Kate Spade, co-founder of Kate Spade New York, and ​Frances Valentine; and Tory Hoen, Creative Director of MM LaFleur. Lunch will be served.

Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 1:00 pm
Place: President's Conference Room, 17th Floor, East Building

Space is limited and RSVP is required​ (be sure to check the box of the event title):

Please RSVP here.


P R E - L A w  A D V I S I N G

Check out future Pre-Law events online. Register with the pre-law office or sign up for our listserv. For more information, please contact Elise Jaffe, Director of Pre-Law Program and Pre-Law Advisor. For appointment information and our convenient self-scheduling link, please click through the "appointments" button on the Pre-law website.  

Exclusive for Hunter

NYU Law Diversity Panel: NYU, UT-Austin, USC, Berkeley, Northwestern

Speak with admissions officers and hear about diversity initiatives at various law schools. Held at NYU Law; this is an exclusive Hunter invitation.

Panel starts promptly at 6:00 p.m. and runs for 90 minutes, including time for questions.

RSVP is required for NYU Law security desk. Your must have ID to be admitted. Professional attire strongly suggested. No guests.

Date: Wednesday, September 20
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Place: Exact location on the NYU campus TBA

RSVP Required. Please RSVP here.


Hunter Pre-Law Monthly Lunch & Learn:

Is Law School Right for Me?

Courtney Fitzgibbons, Esq., Assistant Dean for Academic Planning and Career Development, New York Law School will discuss the types of skills that make students successful as attorneys, and ways to begin to build those skills now as undergraduates.

Date: Wednesday, September 27
Time: 1:15 - 2:45 pm
Place: Room 721 East Building
Conference room in the Pre-Professional Suite, immediately before the 7th floor library entrance.


First Monday in October

Mock Supreme Court Argument with Nationally Prominent Attorneys

Each October, the Office of the Appellate Defender hosts a mock U.S. Supreme Court argument (named for the traditional first day of the new Supreme Court session), followed by an awards ceremony honoring nationally recognized legal advocates.

This year's honorees are Barry H. Berke (Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel) and John F. Savarese (Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz). The mock court will hear their arguments in Carpenter v. U.S., a case currently pending before the Supreme Court of the United States. The case raises the question of whether the government violates the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution by accessing an individual's historical cell phone locations records without a warrant.

Capped at 10. No guests. Office attire.

RSVP Required. Seat request - I'm interested!

Date: Monday, October 2
Time: 6:30 - 9:30 pm
Place: Meet at 6:30 in courtyard of NYU Law, 40 Washington Square South, Manhattan


Pre-Law Monthly Lunch & Learn: Judicial Clerkships

Francesca Corbacho (Hunter B.A. '09, NYU Law '13) and Benjamin Mejia (Hunter B.A. '10, NYU Law '15), both Judicial Law Clerks for the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, will discuss the nature of clerkships, and their respective experiences working with judges and obtaining these desirable positions.

Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 1:15 - 2:45 pm
Place: Room 721, East Building
(conference room inside the Pre-Professional advising suite).

For more information, please email Pre-Law Program at or visit our web site.


Visit to White & Case: Career Opportunities at Law Firms

Learn about attorney roles as well as post-college opportunities - paralegal, secretarial, business development, IT and other staff positions - that will help you build professional insight and skills before you head to law school. This session will also help students understand the culture and business side of the big law environment - important perspectives for those who are planning for careers in large firms.

Office attire.

Date: Wednesday, October 11
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Meet: at 5:40 pm
Place: 1221 Ave of the Americas, main lobby

Please RSVP here.


Law School Application & Personal Statement Workshop

This workshop targets students applying to law school this cycle for entry into law school for fall 2018. This workshop was also offered at the end of spring term and other times during the summer. You need only attend one session. Students who attended the spring/summer sessions need not attend, but are welcome if they would like a refresher or have questions. Please attend a session before making an appointment with the Pre-Law Advising Office to review your application materials one-on-one.

Date: Friday, October 13
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Place: Room 721 East Building

All sessions take place in Room 721 East, the Conference Room in the Pre-Professional Suite outside the 7th Floor entrance to the library, unless otherwise noted.


LSAC Forum Group Visit

Meet at the concierge desk in the street level lobby for two special panels in anticipation of meeting law school representatives. This forum is especially useful for alumni and Seniors applying for the 2017-18 cycle, or those planning to apply next year.

Panel discussions: 10:45 am
Meet law school representatives: 1:00 pm

The event is free but registration is required.

Downloading this form will be helpful: "Questions to Ask at a Law School Fair." Missing links to registration and form

Date: Friday, October 20
Time: 10:45 am - 2:00 pm
Place: New York City Hilton, 1335 Avenue of the Americas


P R E - H E A L T H  A D V I S I N G

The Pre-health Advising Office serves as a liaison between pre-health professional students, faculty, Hunter campus community, and health professional schools. Our services enhance recruitment, retention, and competitiveness of Hunter College students in navigating pre-health curricula and health professional school applications. For more information, please visit the Pre-Health Advising web site.



If your program, event or opportunity for Hunter students is sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs, please submit your announcement here.