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Could you use $2,800 for Graduate School? Apply to the McNair Scholars Program

The Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program is currently recruiting Hunter College juniors interested in obtaining doctoral degrees. Accepted students have the opportunity to attend paid summer research opportunity programs and participate in numerous activities throughout the year. Program participants may receive a stipend up to $2,800 per academic year upon successful completion of stated activities and goals.

The program also provides assistance with graduate application preparation, faculty mentoring, opportunities for research presentation at various conferences, and scholarship and fellowship applications. Program participants will visit numerous university campuses and meet graduate admissions officials. Free Graduate Record Examination (GRE) preparation workshops are also offered to students.

How to Apply:
Students who are interested in applying to the McNair Scholars Program should contact us at in order to obtain information related to the application process.

Deadline: Friday, June 3

For more information, please contact the McNair Scholars Program by email at or visit our website.


P R E - L A w   A D V I S I N G

Check out future Pre-Law events at: Register with the pre-law office, or sign up for our listserv at For more information, please contact Elise Jaffe, Director of Pre-Law Programs and Pre-Law Advisor. For an appointment call (212) 772-4882.

Law School Application & Personal Statement Workshops

Make the most of your summer by planning your application process now. This workshop targets students applying to law school during the 2016-2017 cycle for entry into law school in fall 2017. Workshops will be repeated in the summer and fall on various dates and times. If you will be away for the summer, or if getting to campus will be inconvenient, coming to a spring workshop is essential for getting an early start. You need only to attend one session.

Date Time Place
Friday, May 6 12:00 - 2:00 pm Room 819, East (Please note: New Location)
Wednesday, May 18 5:45 - 7:45 pm Room 819, East
Friday, May 20 12:00 - 2:00 pm Room 1731, West

For more information, please contact the Pre-Law Program at (212) 772-4889, email or visit our website.


Merit Stipend for 2016 Law School Applications - Deadline Extended

A limited number of merit-based stipends (no less than 10) will be awarded to help students cover the cost of LSAC and individual school application fees (not to exceed $1000). Stipends will be awarded only to those who are applying to law school this cycle (2015 - 2016), for entry into law school in 2016.

How to Apply:
Please visit our application page. A complete application requires a receipt for the seat deposit. Please do not submit an incomplete application; it will not be considered.

Deadline Extended to Sunday, May 15

For more information, please contact the Pre-Law Program at (212) 772-4889, email or visit our website.


Summer 2016 Fried Frank Diversity LSAT Initiative

Test Prep with Carolyn Nelson

Applications are now being accepted for Hunter's subsidized summer LSAT preparation program, a diversity initiative sponsored by the Fried Frank law firm. Students who successfully completed the Spring Jumpstart program have priority. Applications by students who wish to take the Summer Intensive course but did not complete the jumpstart component will be considered on a space available basis.

The summer class is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, starting after Memorial Day. Classes run through June, July, and August. This class includes 8 practice diagnostic administrations (Sundays, on campus) and more than 20 course sessions. A detailed schedule will be sent out on the Pre-Law Listserv.

The student contribution for the summer program is $500.
This is a subsidized opportunity.

How to Apply: Please fill out an application online.

Deadline: Sunday, May 15

For more information, please contact the Pre Law Program at (212) 772-4889, email or visit our website.


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, and want to keep up-to-date on pre-business events? Subscribe to the Pre-Business Listserv at Click on PREBUSINESS-L and select "Subscribe" from the "Options" table.

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.

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