Employment Data


Overview

KU Law graduates accept positions with law firms, businesses, government agencies, public interest organizations and judges across the country.

Overall employment for the Class of 2020 was more than 93%, with more than 83% of graduates landing positions in the best jobs category – defined as full-time, long-term positions that require passing a bar exam or where a law degree offers an advantage. This is the seventh consecutive year overall employment has exceeded 90%.

KU Law ranks in the top quarter of all law schools nationally for overall employment. A recent Law.com report places the school in the top third for full-time jobs that require bar passage.

Learn more about where our graduates go in the Class of 2020 Employment Infographic and Where Our Alumni Go map.

Find the related ABA and NALP forms on the Consumer Information (ABA Required Disclosures) page.

KU Law Employment Stats

93%
of Class of 2020 graduates employed within 10 months of graduation
8,000+
KU Law alumni working in all 50 states and around the world
800+
scheduled virtual OCI interviews in 2020-2021

Upcoming career events

Contact the Career Services Office

Heather Spielmaker, Assistant Dean of Career Services
hspielmaker@ku.edu
785-864-9257

Stacey Blakeman, Director of Career Services
staceyblakeman@ku.edu
785-864-0239

Meredith Wiggins, Assistant Director of Career Services
meredith.wiggins@ku.edu
785-864-4377

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