Applying to CAC

Quick facts for prospective CAC applicants:

  • The Civil Advocacy Clinic is a one-semester clinic. The day section of the CAC is offered in the fall and spring; the evening section is offered in the fall only.

  • Students in the day section receive seven credits per semester: three for the seminar and four for case work.

  • Students in the evening section receive five credits per semester: two for the seminar and three for case work.

  • For the 2019-2020 academic year, CAC is open to JD candidates who will be full time second and third year students or part time third and fourth year students in the fall of 2019.

  • CAC is accepting online applications in February 2019 (students may apply to multiple clinics via the same application).

  • Evidence is a co-requisite (not a pre-requisite) for CAC.

  • CAC has a mandatory orientation, usually on the Friday during the first week of each semester for the Day section, or the last Saturday before school starts for the Evening section.

  • For more information about the application process, the Clinical Program's conflicts policy, enrollment options and pre- and co-requisites for the various clinics, review the information under "Prospective Students" on the main clinic website.

Applying to the Civil Advocacy Clinic