The Pre-Law program at Gustavus has a long and successful history. Gustavus Adolphus College offers advising, events, and campus visits by law school admission office representatives to all students who may be interested in attending law school in the future. Gustavus graduates often attend law school in the Midwest (University of Minnesota, University of Iowa, Drake, St. Thomas, Mitchell Hamline), though many have studied at other law schools including Harvard, Georgetown, the University of Chicago and more.

Student advising is conducted by Michelle Zehnder Fischer, the Gustavus Adolphus Pre-Law Advisor. Students looking to learn more about law school and preparing while at Gustavus Adolphus should contact Michele at

The Fall 2022 Pre-Law Seminar will meet on Wednesday evenings from 5:30-6:50 p.m. for the second half of the fall semester. Register for IDS-244.

Law school admission office representatives should contact Michelle Zehnder Fischer at .

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