Credential Assembly Service (CAS)
Most law schools require that you register for the Credential Assembly Service. The CAS prepares and provides a report for each law school to which you apply.
You need not register for the CAS at the same time you register for the LSAT. It is recommended you register for CAS approximately six weeks before you plan to apply to law school. Your CAS period will extend for five years from your registration date. If you register for a LSAT at anytime during your CAS period, the CAS period will be extended five years from your latest LSAT registration.
CAS Fee Waivers are available at http://www.lsac.org/jd/apply/cas-fee-waivers.asp
The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) is a nonprofit corporation whose members are more than 200 law schools in the United States and Canada. It was founded in 1947 to coordinate, facilitate, and enhance the law school admission process. The organization also provides programs and services related to legal education. All LSAC-member U.S. law schools have been approved by the American Bar Association (ABA).
- Why the Liberal Arts?
- Academic Calendar
- Courses & Registration
- Knowing the Expectations for Your Degree
- Choosing a Major
- Is law the right profession for me?
- What academic skills do I need to succeed?
- What else should I do to prepare?
- When and how do I apply?
- How do I pay for law school
- Pre-Law Advisors
- Workshops and Pre-Law Events
- Transferring Credit
- Cross-Campus Transfers