Mentor Externship

#1 externship program in the country at the University of St. Thomas School of Law

The innovative Mentor Externship program at UST Law has been ranked the #1 externship program in the country since 2010 by PreLaw Magazine.

Through a network of nearly 500 respected lawyers and judges, the Mentor Externship program will connect you with a legal professional working in your area of interest who will help you gain work experience, develop relationships and navigate the legal field. Our mentors, faculty and staff are committed to helping you better understand and develop practical skills, professional values and relationships that will last a lifetime. 

With 712 placements for a full-time student body of 445, the School of Law is one of just two law schools in the country that offer more externships than full-time enrollment. Learn more by contacting us at lawmentors@stthomas.edu.

Events for Mentors

Sep 19

The Terrence J. Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law, and Public Policy hosts Robert F. Cochran, Jr., Pepperdine University's Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law and director of The Herbert and Elinor Nootbaar Institute of Law, Religion, and Ethics, and David M. VanDrunen, Westminster Seminary California's Robert B. Strimple Professor of Systematic Theology and Christian Ethics, for the keynote luncheon of the 2014 Religiously Affiliated Law Schools conference held at the University of St. Thomas School of Law. Read More

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