​Application Procedure

  • Clinics include a mandatory classroom component as well as interactions with clients.
  • Clinic applications are available online.
  • Prerequisites vary, so read the descriptions carefully.
  • All courses require an email authorization from the USD Legal Clinics to enroll.
  • For Clinic I & II classes, the grading scale is a 4-tier Pass/Fail.

Enrollment is limited and some clinics fill quickly.

Legal Clinics Application Procedure

Log in to MySanDiego to view the online schedule for information on clinic meeting times and instructors. Weekly class attendance is mandatory.

Please see the Course Descriptions for further details.

Step 1

Complete the application and attach a pdf version of your resume and unofficial transcript:

USD Legal Clinic Application

Step 2

You may be contacted for an interview by the professor. The purpose of the interview is to give students an opportunity to meet with the professor and get detailed information regarding types of cases, time commitment and class times.

Contact the USD Legal Clinics at (619) 260-7470 if you have any questions about the enrollment process.


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