The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a half-day, paper and pencil standardized test used for admission into law school. The LSAT consists of five 35-minute sections of multiple choice questions. These sections include one reading comprehension section, one analytical reasoning section and two logical reasoning sections. The fifth section typically is used to pretest new test items and to preequate new test forms. A 30-minute writing sample is administered at the end of the test.
The LSAT is offered four times a year. For information on the test schedule and how to register for a future test date, consult the Law School Admission Council website. Information is available for registering in the following manners:
- By contacting the Law School Admission Council by phone at 215-968-1001
- By using the registration folder, available in the Testing office at the Counseling and Testing Center at 75 Piedmont Ave. NE, Suite 200A, Atlanta GA 30303, as well as at most law schools.