The purpose of the Latin American Law Students Association (LALSA) is to promote the political, social, cultural, and economic awareness of the Latino community through the utilization of legal skills and training and to promote actively the recruitment, admission, and retention of prospective Latino law students dedicated to the improvement of the Latino community.

In addition, this association seeks to work with the law school administration in providing a healthy academic environment by creating the mechanisms necessary for effective orientation, consultation, and information services for Latino law students and in seeking additional sources of financial assistance for Latino law students.

If you need additional information about this organization, please contact Emily Sobieski (, Student Engagement and Events Specialist.