Public Policy Clinic

Students enrolled in this clinic undertake thorough, in-depth policy studies in response to requests from public officials. Requests for balanced studies are coordinated through the Legislative Research Department and the Revisor of Statutes Office.

The course is open to second- and third-year students in the fall semester. No application is required. Students enter the clinic by following standard enrollment procedures for the clinical course.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Questions?

Jennifer Schmidt
schmidtj@ku.edu

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