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Information for Law Students

To apply for a clinic position, students must complete the Clinic application form.

Law Clinic Student Application 



General Practice Clinic (Litigation and Advocacy)

  • Credit Hours: 7 credit hours per semester.
  • Pre-requisites: Evidence.
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.
  • Application Requirements: Lottery in the spring -- informational session on registering for the clinic held during spring semester.

Child and Family Advocacy Law Clinic

  • Credit Hours: 7 credit hours per semester.
  • Pre-requisites: none.
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.
  • Application Requirements: Lottery in the spring -- informational session on registering for the clinic held during spring semester.

Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Clinic

  • Credit Hours: 14 credit hours.
  • Pre-requisites: Professional Responsibility Preference for Land Use Law.
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.


Immigration Law Clinic

  • Credit Hours: 7 credit hours per semester.
  • Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites. The immigration law lecture will be taught as part of the classroom component of the clinic course. (2L or 3L students who are not in the immigration clinic may register separately for the 1-credit Intro to Immigration Law course in the fall.)
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.

Taxpayer Advocacy Clinic

  • Credit Hours: 7 credit hours per semester.
  • Pre-requisites: Tax I.
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.
  • Application Requirements: Lottery in the Spring; informational session on registering for the clinic held during Spring semester.

United States Supreme Court Clinic

  • Credit Hours: 4 credit hours per semester.
  • Pre-requisites: None.
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.

Veterans Advocacy

  • Credit Hours: 7 credit hours per semester.
  • Pre-requisites: Evidence.
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.


West Virginia Innocence Project

  • Credit Hours: 7 credit hours per semester.
  • Pre-requisites: Criminal Procedure is preferred.
  • Minimum number of semesters: 2 semesters.
  • Year of eligibility: 3L.

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