Summer Judicial Internship Program

The University of Chicago Law School administers a judicial internship program to help connect students with judges who are interested in having volunteer interns work for the judge during the summer. Please complete the following information at your earliest convenience and click the Submit button at the end for the information to be transmitted. If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact Susan Staab, Director of Clerkship Outreach and Support, at or 773-834-1272.

Please note that in order for University of Chicago Law students to be eligible for funding, they must work at least eight full–time weeks.  Full-time is defined by chambers. University of Chicago Law students who are completing their first year will finish their final examinations on June 5, 2020 and may return for our on-campus interview program starting August 3, 2020. Students completing their second year resume classes in late September 2020.

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Equal Employment Opportunity and Nondiscrimination Policy
The University of Chicago Law School is committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all persons on the basis of individual merit and therefore does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or veteran status, and does not discriminate against members of protected classes under the law.  The University of Chicago Law School requires all employers using the services and facilities of the Office of Career Services to comply with this policy; with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations; and with pertinent standards of the American Bar Association and the Association of American Law Schools. An exception to this policy is granted to the United States military.