University of Pittsburgh

Academic Support

Pitt Law offers students a variety of academic support options to develop skills and optimize their abilities.

Dean of Students

The dean of students supports students with academic assistance, counseling, bar examination prep, student organizations and more. Learn more about the Office of the Dean of Students and how you may take advantage of these opportunities.

    Student Advising

    Each incoming student is matched with a faculty advisor with expertise in an area in which the student has expressed interest. Workshops and information sessions provide opportunities to learn about the experiences of practicing lawyers. Learn more about student advising.

    Bar Exam Preparation

    New version: Get information about bar exams and bar admissions in order to prepare for becoming a licensed lawyer. Learn about taking the bar exam in Pittsburgh and about the resources that the law school provides to help you with bar
    preparation. See bar exam preparation.

    Writing Center

    Native and nonnative speakers of English may receive assistance at the Law School Writing Center.  Find out what services are available via the Writing Center.

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