What students say about 1st step
“This was the best experience I have had in law school to date. For the first time I actually felt like professors were trying to teach me to be a lawyer. The first week was exciting, a little scary, and very informative. It reminded me why I came to law school.”
“Incredibly informative and confidence-inspiring. [It taught me] where I’m at and let me know where I need to get to.”
“I feel re-energized in my legal studies. The immersion week was intense but gave me a great practical base to continue to learn advocacy.”
"Immersion week was a transformative experience, I enjoyed the challenges and embraced the opportunity to learn new ways to improve."
"STEP was exciting and challenging. It was a change of rhythm from regular classes and required us to tap into a different type of skills."
"Immersion Week was probably the most exciting thing that has happened to me throughout law school - I guess for once, I truly enjoyed learning."
"I appreciate honesty so it was great to hear from professors when I did something that wasn't right they told me why and how to correct it. I think all of law school should be taught this way."