College of Law

Experiential Learning

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UT Law prides itself on offering an education that blends theory and practice. The College of Law has been a leader in the area of experiential learning, dating back to the founding in 1947 of the college’s Legal Clinic, the longest-running clinic in the country.

In addition to clinical training, UT Law offers a variety of experiential learning opportunities.

Experiential course requirement

All students entering in or after fall 2016 must successfully complete experiential learning courses totaling at least 6 credit hours. For more information about this requirement, consult the Academic Policies and Law Student Handbook.