Advising Resources

Pre-law advising at USA for first and second year students is available through meetings with the three AATS advisors listed below. First and second year students should also contact Dr. Ryan Williams, the university's pre-law advisor. He can be reached at ryanjwilliams@southalabama.edu. Third and fourth year students should see Dr. Williams directly.

Pre-Law Interest Form

If you are interested in Pre-Law at the University of South Alabama or would like more information, please complete this form.

Pre-Law Checklist

Throughout your time as an undergraduate, there are a number of steps we recommend you take as you work toward a legal career. Click here to view our pre-law checklist featuring recommendations on preparing for law school in your first, second, and third years at South Alabama.

Dr. Ryan Williams
Dr. Ryan J. Williams
Pre-Law Advisor
(251) 460-6725
 

Dr. Ryan Williams is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science & Criminal Justice. Dr. Williams earned his B.A. and A.B.J. from the University of Georgia and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 


Taylor Davis

Taylor Davis 
tcdavis@southalabama.edu

251-341-4017

Taylor Davis has her BA in Political Science & Philosophy and MA in Public Administration from South. Taylor works to help students achieve their educational goals through appreciative advising. Get connected with Taylor to learn more about Pre-Law.

 

Victoria McMahon

Victoria McMahon
vmcmahon@southalabama. edu
(251) 341-4017

Victoria McMahon is an Academic Advisor with Academic Advising and Transfer Services. As a pre-law advisor, Victoria is here to help students define their goals, find an academic program suited to their interests and career aspirations, and get connected with resources here at South Alabama. 

 

Dallas Schmidt

Dallas Schmidt 
dallasschmidt@ southalabama.edu
(251) 341-4017

Dallas Schmidt is a 2014 graduate of the University of South Alabama with a BA in Communications. She is currently pursuing Masters in Higher Educational Leadership at the University of South Alabama.