Resources for the Public

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Get free help filing your federal and state income taxes if you meet income guidelines.

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Get legal representation in civil actions, and municipal and juvenile court cases.

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Get help solving legal problems that could be impacting health outcomes.

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Apply to a weeklong summer program for undergraduates and learn about legal opportunities.

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Get help with post-conviction litigation as a federal inmate incarcerated in Kansas.

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Why KU
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks used at U.S. law schools
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 33 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,300+ alumni live in all 50 states and 18 foreign countries
  • #18 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 27th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 70 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • Nearly 800 employment interviews at law school, 2012-13
  • Top 25% for number of 2013 grads hired by the nation’s largest law firms
  • 20th: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at the 250 largest law firms