Interested in law school? Thursday, September 27, is LAW DAY at IUB!

Thursday, September 27, is LAW DAY at IUB.  Over 100 law schools will be here to talk to IU students!

The events listed below are great for ALL IU students, including first-years and sophomores.  But if you are a current applicant or a junior, you should consider attendance at both events mandatory.  Most other college students do not have this opportunity—take advantage!


  1. Law School Admission Deans Panel 9:00 to 10:45 AM, Whittenberger AuditoriumIndiana Memorial Union

This is a unique, incredibly valuable opportunity to hear from admissions professionals with over 40 years combined experience in reading applications. Find out what is actually valued, what doesn’t matter, and what may be downright annoying.

This session is designed to cover all elements of the admissions process from the perspectives of admissions professionals who read applications and make admissions decisions. You will take away “inside” information that will be helpful to you in applying to any law school. This may be the most valuable admissions presentation you will have the opportunity to see—take advantage!!

  1. Law School Fair 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM,  Alumni Hall—Indiana Memorial Union

Meet directly with admissions officials from over 100 law schools! Get material, information on specialties, FEE WAIVERS, souvenirs, etc.  Ask about their programs (for example, what makes their school different from the others?), admission process, financial aid, and how to strengthen your candidacy for admission. Don’t know what to ask?  Get a list of questions HERE—but you can also learn much from walking around and eavesdropping! For a list of schools attending the fair, click here!

 PLUS: How to get the most out of Law Day!

Tuesday, September 25th  5:00pm – 6:30pm  Oak Room  Indiana Memorial Union

Attend this session to prepare for Law Day.  Learn how to get the most out of the law fair.  What to do and what questions should be asked?

We think you’ll leave these events optimistic, motivated, and inspired. Find out why IUB has the best Law School Fair in the country!

Want more info?  Contact the Health Professions and Prelaw Center. Click HERE for more details about Law Day!


Having technical difficulties registering for the GRE?

GRE® Test-Taker Portal Experiencing Technical Difficulties

Posted: September 13, 2016

The GRE® test-taker portal is experiencing technical difficulties due to transitioning to a new system. We are continuing to work to resolve issues and we regret the inconvenience that this is causing our customers.


If you are experiencing problems with registration or rescheduling, contact Prometric® Services:

  • Testing in the United States, Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico or Canada
  • 1-443-751-4820 or 1-800-473-2255 (8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday)



If you are experiencing any other difficulties, contact GRE Services via email at or by phone at 1-609-771-7670 or 1-866-473-4373 (toll free for test takers in the United States, U.S. Territories and Canada). Representatives will be available from 8 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday. Note that GRE Services is also extending its hours on Saturday, September 17, 2016, from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET.

Pre-med students: Consider taking HPPLC’s MCAT Prep Workshop – it starts September 19!

If you are taking the MCAT next summer, you need to start preparing NOW!

Register for the Health Professions and Prelaw Center’s MCAT Prep Workshop to help you prepare to take the MCAT in spring or summer 2017.

HPPLC’s MCAT Prep Workshop has been re-designed to help prepare students to succeed on the new version of the MCAT Exam.  The instructors for the course have thoroughly analyzed the guidelines provided by the AAMC on the foundational concepts tested on the new version of the exam in order to determine what skills students will need.  Each instructor will design his/her section of the course to help students develop the tools needed for success on the exam.  Emphasis will be placed on critical thinking and independent reasoning skills, as well as test-taking strategies.

The course will begin the week of September 19, 2016.  Registration has started and spaces are available.  If you would like to enroll in the course, please see the instructions below on how to register.

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Premed Freshman Orientation on Tuesday, August 30

Premed Freshman Orientation!

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM at the
 Indiana Memorial Union, Whittenberger Auditorium

New premed students at IU Bloomington should plan to attend this Orientation Meeting featuring Rachel Tolen, Health Professions and Prelaw Center Assistant Director and Premedical Advisor, along with HPPLC premed advisors David Owen and Lisa Snider. This meeting is intended for first-year premed students, or any student at IU Bloomington considering the possibility of preparing for medical school admission. Find out the important steps you should take if you want to prepare for a career as a physician.


Preparing for a Career in Healthcare mini conference – Feb. 23

Are you considering a career in healthcare? There are WAY more options than you might think!

Preparing for a Career in Healthcare

Tuesday, February 23 from 6-8:15PM

IMU Tree Suites (Dogwood, Persimmon, & Sassafras) 

You can come and go as you please, but we’ll wrap up the evening with a short reception where you can meet the experts and make connections that will benefit your future!

And, of course, there will be FREE SNACKS AND FREE STUFF!

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Effective Communication and Compassionate Listening in Health & Wellness

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

7:00P-8:30 PM

Indiana Memorial Union, State Room West

Have you ever had an interest in a Health & Wellness Career? Counseling? Nursing? Or do you just wish for better communication skills? This is the event for you! All majors welcome!

Hear from Health and Wellness Professionals and practice communication and listening in a fun, no-pressure environment! Improvisation and meditation will provide for a relaxed, meaningful time… and possibly laughter.

RSVP here.

I would love to see you there!


Suzanne Fodor Career Advisor, Natural and Mathematical Sciences

Arts + Sciences Career Services

Indiana University Bloomington

625 North Jordan Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405