Listserv

PURPOSE

The purpose of the SWAPLA Pre-Law Advisors listserv is to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas, a venue to provide information and resources related to pre-law advising, and to foster collegiality among pre-law advisors in institutions of higher education, ABA-approved law schools, and SWAPLA Partner Organizations. The SWAPLA Pre-Law Advisors listserv is restricted to individuals employed by colleges and universities serving as pre-law advisors or law school admissions officers, or SWAPLA Partner Organizations.

 

GENERAL GUIDELINES

  • Try to keep message constructive, courteous, and concise.
  • Subject headings should be specific. Many readers will choose to read, skim, or ignore the message based on the subject heading of the email.
  • Confidential information should NOT be discussed on the listserv. Difficult cases may be addressed so long as names and other identifying information have been changed.
  • When asking for input on a topic, consider asking others to reply privately to you, summarize their responses, and then posting the results to the list as a single useful message.
  • Be judicious in touting your own programs, books, etc.
  • The default reply setting on the listserv is to send a message to the full group. If you are responding to a specific individual only, you should change the email address in the “to” field of your reply email before sending the message.

 

SUBSCRIBING

Requests to join the SWAPLA Pre-Law Advisors listserv can be made by filling out the form below.

 

SENDING MESSAGES 

Listserv members may send an email to SWAPLA@googlegroups.com to post messages to the group.

 

REMOVAL

To unsubscribe from the SWAPLA National Pre-Law Advisors listserv, please complete the form below.

 

ARCHIVES

All messages are archived in googlegroups immediately after they are distributed to the list. The archived messages from the SWAPLA Pre-Law Advisors listserv may be accessed by group members by logging into groups.google.com.

 

COPYRIGHT ISSUES      

Subscribers are expected to observe all applicable copyright restrictions when posting any material that is not their own. When in doubt, simply provide the URL that links to the appropriate information. Repeated failure to adhere to the guidelines may result in your removal from the SWAPLA Pre-Law Advisors Listserv.

 

DISCLAIMER

The SWAPLA Pre-Law Advisors listserv is provided as a service of the Southwest Association of Prelaw Advisors to individuals and organizations involved in the law school admission process. SWAPLA accepts no responsibility for the opinions and information posted on the listserv by others. SWAPLA disclaims all warranties with regard to information posted on the listserv, whether posted by SWAPLA, individuals and organizations involved in the law school admission process as defined above, or any third party. In no event shall SWAPLA be liable for any special, indirect, or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data, or profits, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of any information post on the listserv.

SWAPLA does not undertake editorial control of postings. However, in the event that any inappropriate posting is brought to the attention of the SWAPLA Executive Committee, SWAPLA will take all appropriate action.