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If you haven’t already done so, make an appointment to meet with us soon. Your odds of a successful job search improve substantially when you allow us to work with you, bringing the school’s and our personal networks to bear in support of you.

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Recent Job Postings
Find career opportunities recently posted to Symplicity.



OSCAR for judicial clerkships

OSCAR (Judicial Clerkships)
OSCAR (Online System for Clerkship Application and Review) is a secure, user-friendly, online resource that streamlines federal law clerk and appellate staff attorney hiring. Locate positions, and create and submit applications in just a few easy steps.


Upcoming Events and Deadlines
Mock interview? Job forum? Career Services hosts a number of important events throughout the school year. Learn more and make sure you stay on top of deadlines.



Tips for a Successful Job Search
Timeless tips on what to wear, cover letters, informational interviews, and what to do after the interview.

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Contact the Career Services Office

Arturo Thompson, Assistant Dean
arturot@ku.edu | 785-864-9257

Leah Terranova, Director
leaht@ku.edu | 785-864-4357

Meredith Wiggins, Career Counselor
meredith.wiggins@ku.edu | 785-864-4377

Career Events
Why KU
  • Top 25 among public law schools — Business Insider
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 2 wrongfully convicted citizens serving life sentences freed in 2015
  • 7,700+ alumni in all 50 states, D.C., 3 U.S. territories, and 20 foreign countries
  • 91 percent overall employment rate for Class of 2015 – top 23.3 percent nationally
  • 23rd in the nation for most-improved employment rates
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks and treatises
  • 25th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation
  • 21st: “Best Schools for Practical Training”
  • 77 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • National Champions: 2016 National Native American Law Students Association Moot Court Competition
  • #19 moot court program in the nation
  • #17 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine