The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin - Madison
Writing Center Workshops
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Writing Personal Statements for Law and Medical School Applications

Learn how to write convincing and persuasive personal statements for law and medical school admission.



In this workshop, for those applying to law or medical school, we'll consider how to write persuasive personal statements and compare some successful examples. Please note the separate sections focusing on law and medical school applications.

Intended Audience

This workshop is designed to help students applying for law and medical school to prepare their personal statement.


1.5 hours

Schedule for Fall 2014

Friday, 10/17, 1:30–3:00 (Medical School Applications) (Sec. 1)
Friday, 11/7, 1:30–3:00 (Law School Applications) (Sec. 2)

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