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Timeline featuring the dates 1947, 1960, 1968, 2001, and 2019

Mission & History

Our Mission

LSAC is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to advance law and justice by promoting access, equity, and fairness in law school admission and supporting the learning journey from prelaw through practice.

Our History

LSAC has a rich history of creating a vibrant and supportive ecosystem for law schools and their candidates that promotes quality, access, and equity in law school admission. As we celebrate over 75 years of the LSAT, this timeline celebrates our journey, highlighting how the services we provide open access to legal education so that one day the profession can truly reflect the diversity of society and thereby move ever closer to the promise of equal justice for all.