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Discover the Law

Discover the Law is a preventive legal education program designed to equip students with legal life skills and empower them to make informed legal decisions.

Participants who attend a minimum of 4 workshops throughout the quarter earn a certificate of achievement. Participants who complete 8 workshops receive a certificate of special recognition which can be added to your Co-Curricular Record. This program is not offered for academic credit. 

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  • All currently registered UC San Diego students, including graduate and professional students, are invited to participate in Discover the Law, regardless of academic or professional interests.
  • This is a great opportunity for students thinking of applying to law school, but students need not be considering a law career to participate.
  • Discover the Law is not offered for academic credit.
  • You don't need to be working towards a Certificate of Achievement or Certificate of Special Recognition in order to attend a workshop that interests you. UCSD affiliates are free to drop in to any workshop for any reason.

2020 Discover the Law workshop dates and descriptions:

Cram Saturday!


Sign up to take one or more workshops on a Cram Saturday as a quick and easy way to knock out the minimum program requirements for a Certificate of Achievement in just one day: