We are very late to the game as my daughter is a senior who has been very undecided but recently thinks that law school is the direction she wants to go. So, tell me what I need to know for undergrad!
How important is prestige/reputation for undergrad?
What about the importance of prestige/reputation of law schools?
If she has dreams of going to Harvard Law (just an example) should she be looking very closely at feeder schools, or should she not pay attention to that and just select the best fit for her and do her best at that institution?
Is there such a thing as merit money for grad school, or do you really need to emphasize saving money on undergrad?
Are there direct admit programs or accelerated programs she should be researching?
I know kids change their minds all the time, but she’s definitely not a STEM person and this is the first path that she seems really intrigued by so I want to make sure we don’t make any obvious mistakes.