During their four-year academic experience, learners are required to attend multiple on-campus learning opportunities. There, learners connect with the University of Dayton School of Law community and delve deeper into their passion for law. Review a sample Get REAL Intensive schedule here.
Apply what you’ve learned throughout the program in a real-world legal setting, such as a government agency, law firm, corporation, court, or legal aid office. The law externship takes place during your final semester, where you’ll work on-site in a legal setting for a minimum of 192 hours over the course of at least 10 weeks. As a legal extern, you will:
Gain substantial hands-on experience that reflects legitimate practice.
Explore your legal passions and decide which types of law you want to pursue.
Work closely with experienced practitioners or judges who will enhance your legal expertise.