Externship Registration Request (FOR J.D. STUDENTS)

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EXTERNSHIP REGISTRATION REQUEST

J.D. Students

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Please answer the following questions to request registration for one or more externship courses.  Submission of this request does not guarantee that you will be permitted to register for an externship.  You will be notified via e-mail once a decision has been made on your request. 

Below is additional information about some of the Externship Program rules and requirements.  Therefore, please review the information below in its entirety before submitting your request.

A.  Externs must complete a minimum of 150 hours at their field placement in order to receive academic credit.  Field placement work must be spread out for the entire ten week summer semester so that externs are completing field placement work during each week in which externship classes are in session.

B. The mandatory full day orientation for all externship students is Friday, May 17, 2019.

C.  For the Summer semester, externs must begin field placement work by the end of the first week of classes.

D.  In order to receive academic credit, externs must be registered for the appropriate colloquium course.  The practicum is optional.

E. The field placement must be a pre-approved placement.   If you are unsure if your placement is an approved placement please email lawexternships@wayne.edu.

F.  Externs receiving monetary remuneration for their field placement work may not register for the practicum course.

If you have questions about this form or the Externship Program, please contact Professor Rebecca Robichaud, Assistant Director of Externship Programs, at lawexternships@wayne.edu.

Fields with asterisks (*) are required.

PART I. APPLICANT INFORMATION

PART II. FIELD PLACEMENT

Please select the type of externship for which you want to register. *
Will you be registering for a colloquium and a practicum or only a colloquium? *
Is this an approved placement? *
Will you be receiving monetary payment for your work at this field placement? (Ex. Fellowship, Wages, etc.) *
Have you been offered and accepted a position with this field placement? *

PART III. REQUIREMENTS / PRE-REQUISITES

Are you a full-time or part-time student? *
Are you in good academic standing? *
Will you have completed all of the required first-year courses by the time you begin this externship? *
Have you taken and passed LEX 6800 Professional Responsibility and the Legal Profession or will you be taking the course concurrently with the externship? *