Information for students

How to apply to clinics and practica

Both the clinics comprising the Loyola Social Justice Law Clinic and LLS practica are highly competitive and enrollment into most is by application only, although many of them admit interested students on a rolling basis. 

In addition to visiting clinic and practica webpages for more information, visit our Virtual Experiential Learning Fair. If you're interested in a clinic, you are encouraged to attend the LSJLC Open House on March 29. For more information regarding practica, please visit this page

Important 2022 dates:

  • March 21: Application information for most clinics and practica, including instructions and application forms, will be available via Symplicity. See below.
  • March 21-April 1: Spring ELF
  • March 29: LSJLC Open House. 2nd Floor Founders Hall 12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m.
  • April 4: Applications due. Some applications may be reviewed on a rolling basis (until clinic is full). Priority is given to those received by 10p.m. on April 4. 

To find clinics in Symplicity:

  • After logging in, go to Job Postings
  • Search using "More Filters"
  • Scroll down to check "yes" for "Loyola Law School Clinic or Practicum"
  • Hit "Apply"

PLEASE NOTE: Applications to clinics and practica require that you submit a resume through symplicity. This will require that your resume is approved in advance by the career development office. Please plan ahead accordingly.

Clinic directors share candidate lists in an effort to maximize the number of students who receive offers. If you apply to more than one clinic, that information may be used in determining your offer.