Student Eligibility

Students must satisfy the following requirements for the Residency Externship Program: Semester-in-Practice:

  • Completion of 45 credit hours (second semester, second year or third year);

  • Completion of Professional Responsibility;

  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA; and

  • Must have no honor code violations.

Guidelines for Externs to Avoid Conflicts of Interest

The work you do as a legal intern, extern, paralegal or law clerk may affect what matters you may handle as an attorney. Your exposure to client matters and confidential information could raise conflicts questions for you and others with whom you work after you are licensed. Please click here for important Guidelines for Avoiding Conflicts of Interest.