Diversity statement about major?

(Personal Statement Examples, Advice, Critique, . . . )
User avatar
Posts: 58
Joined: Thu Mar 08, 2012 1:06 pm

Diversity statement about major?

Postby gate08 » Sat Oct 13, 2012 9:00 pm

Would it be ridiculous to write a diversity statement about the unique viewpoint one could bring to a law school as a result of being a music major?
Last edited by gate08 on Tue Oct 16, 2012 11:43 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Posts: 43
Joined: Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:19 pm

Re: Diversity statement about major?

Postby CourtneyJoann » Sun Oct 14, 2012 4:27 pm

Yeah, I would think that would be more of a ps type thing to write about. I'm not sure 100% though.

User avatar
Posts: 4948
Joined: Wed Sep 30, 2009 1:01 am

Re: Diversity statement about major?

Postby nygrrrl » Sun Oct 14, 2012 4:33 pm

To me, a DS is where you show something unique about yourself that is going to add diversity to the incoming class: something that YOU will bring that no one (or very few others) will bring that will in some way enhance/enrich the class, as a whole. There are lots of (former) artists, actors, musicians, etc in law school... So no, I don't think being a music major is something you'd write about, in a DS. Maybe in your PS, if it were related to why you were now aiming at law school? Dunno.

Return to “Law School Personal Statements”

Who is online

The online users are hidden on this forum.