The College of Law offers four areas of emphasis from expert faculty with decades of experience who provide hands-on field work and clinical skills.
Pro Bono Program
Our mandatory pro bono program is at the core of our commitment to public service by instilling in students their responsibility as lawyers to give back to the community and promote justice.
Trial Advocacy Program
The Trial Advocacy Program provides an opportunity for third-year law students to learn practical skills in courtroom advocacy from experienced faculty and accomplished judges and practitioners.
U of I College of Law is nationally recognized for its practical training by taking the theory you learn in the classroom and apply it in real-world, hands-on legal practice.
Our students and faculty collaborate closely and really get to know one other because of our faculty's commitment to our student's success.
Clubs & Networking
U of I College of Law offers opportunities to participate in clubs and organizations and forge ties with the legal community networking with professionals.