How to Apply - Clinics and Externships

Applications for clinic or externship courses shall be submitted through the "Apply Now" button below.  For best results, please apply using a Google Chrome browser.

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In addition to completing the application, you must upload PDF versions of the following documents:

  • Current résumé;
  • Unofficial Stetson transcript (with class rank);
  • Cover Letter(s);
  • If applicable, a full explanation of any alleged Honor Code violations; and
  • If applicable, a full explanation of any alleged criminal violations.

* All applications, résumés, transcripts, cover letters, and all disclosures involving Honor Code violations or criminal violations will be reviewed by overseeing professors and may be forwarded to the hosting agency or placement.

Again, these documents must be in PDF format. Please have all of the necessary documents available before you begin the application. A copy of your completed application will be emailed to your email address on record once the application is submitted.

If you experience any technical difficulties while attempting to complete the application, notify the Clinical and Experiential Education Department at clinicaled@law.stetson.edu immediately.

Helpful Hints:

  • On converting your résumé, cover letter(s), and transcript into PDF files
    For your résumé and cover letter(s), open the document through Microsoft Word and use the "Save As" function to save as a PDF. For your transcript, hit "print" and the in the select printer function, select "print to PDF" then save as a PDF.
  • On preparing your resume and cover letter(s)
    We encourage you to meet with the Office of Career and Professional Development to have your resume and draft cover letter reviewed prior to the application window.
  • On your cover letter specifics
    Address your cover letter to the clinic or externship overseeing professor. Write about what you hope to gain from the experience, and how you will grow professionally and personally. Consider why your past choices inform your current pursuits, and how your intended placemenet will impact your career goals and skill development.