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D.C. Externship Program

The DC Externship Program places students in federal agencies or nonprofit organizations in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Students complete 500 hours of supervised substantive legal work over the course of the fall semester and participate in a weekly two hour seminar.

This program launched in 2015 under the leadership of Dr. Steve Allred, with placements including the House Education Workforce Committee, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Federal Communications Commission, and the Department of Energy.

'Learning from Doing' in D.C. DC Externship 2018
Externships Give Students D.C. Experience DC Externship 2017


Professor Steve Allred
Director, D.C. Externship Program