Pre-Law Advising

Appointment Scheduling

Want to discuss your law school plans and timeline? Make an appointment with Villanova’s Pre-Law Advisor, Alex Karlesses, in the Career Center – Garey Hall 117. If you have any questions, please contact Alex at or 610-519-5421.

There are two types of Pre-Law advising appointments. Please consider your needs when scheduling one of these types:

  • Pre-Law Advising: Quick Questions – 15 minutes – Get your quick questions answered regarding the law school application process or legal field.
  • Pre-Law Advising: Career Exploration – 30 minutes –Explore the legal field and law school. Prepare for pre-law internships and volunteer opportunities, resume and cover letter, LinkedIn and more.

To schedule your appointment:

  • Navigate to Handshake.
  • Select the Career Center option that aligns with your current student status.
  • Select one of the Pre-Law Advising Appointment options.
  • Find a date and time that works for you!

Villanova Alumni: Pre-Law advising appointments are also available to you. If you have any difficulty accessing your Handshake account, please contact the Career Center at 610-519-4060.


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