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Experiential Learning|College of Law

Experiential Learning Opportunities

At the University of Wyoming, we highly value hands-on experiential learning.  In addition to your courses, you're invited to engage in credit-earning opportunities outside of the classroom.  The credits offered varies with each opportunity, so please read the information available on each page carefully.


University of Wyoming College of Law experiential learning opportunitiesEstate Planning Practicum

The Estate Planning Practicum provides law students with experience in legal services, including simple wills and estate planning advice, to low income individuals in Wyoming

> Learn more about the practicum!


Legal Clinics

Six types of clinics are available, each designed to provide an in-depth learning experience surrounding a topic.  Topics include Defender Aid, Prosecution Assistance, Civil Legal Services, Family and Child Legal Advocacy Clinic, International Human Rights and Energy, Environmental and Natural Resources.

> Learn more about clinics!


University of Wyoming College of Law experiential learning opportunitiesSummer Trial Institute

Summer Trial Institute provides students with an rigorous training experience in the courtroom, while interacting and gaining feedback from faculty and experienced practitioners.

> Learn more about Summer Trial Institute!


Legal Externships

Legal externships allow students to select a firm, organization, or agency of their choice to gain experience practicing law in a work setting.

> Learn more about legal externships!

Best Law school for Practical Training

The University of Wyoming College of Law is ranked in the top tier of law schools for practical training. With seven legal clinics, Wyoming has a clinic guarantee that every student will have the opportunity to practice law beforepractical training graduation.

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