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Registering For an Externship

Externship Seminar – Fall/Spring (2 Credits)

In order to register for the Externship Seminar during the fall or spring semesters, students must NOT have previously taken the Externship Seminar in the Fall or Spring semesters. Students whose only other externship has been in the summer should register for this course if they wish to take an externship in the fall or spring. To register for this seminar, you must have secured a placement OR be in the process of securing a placement. Externship placement opportunities are available on Symplicity or students may seek approval from the Career Development/Externship Office for a placement they have found independently. Students can review the Externship guidelines by reviewing the Externship Program Handbook, available on Symplicity and in the Career Development Office.

Registration for the Externship Seminar will be done online. Wait lists will be available for classes that are overbooked.  Once registered, submit your Externship Placement Registration Form to the Career Development Office or via email at externships@stjohns.edu as soon as you have secured your placement. YOU MUST SUBMIT THE FORM TO THE CAREER DEVELOPMENT/EXTERNSHIP OFFICE BEFORE THE FIRST CLASS in order to receive the placement credits. The form will indicate the name of the employer, the semester for which you are applying, and the name of and contact information for your mentor attorney or the contact person at the organization. 

Externship Seminar - Advanced (1 Credit)

In order to register for the Advanced Externship Seminar, you MUST have already taken the Externship Seminar either in Fall or Spring semester. This seminar may also be available for students interested in an Externship Placement in the summer who have already taken the Summer Externship Placement Seminar. In order to register for the Advanced Externship Seminar, you must have secured a placement or be in the process of securing a placement. Placement opportunities are available on Symplicity or students may seek approval from the Career Development/Externship Office for a placement they have found independently.  

Registration for the Advanced Externship Seminar will be done online. Wait lists will be available for classes that are overbooked. Once registered, submit your Externship Placement Registration Form to the Career Development Office or via email at externships@stjohns.edu as soon as you have secured your placement. YOU MUST SUBMIT THE FORM TO THE CAREER DEVELOPMENT/EXTERNSHIP OFFICE BEFORE THE FIRST CLASS in order to receive the placement credits. The form will indicate the name of the employer, the semester for which you are applying, and the name of and contact information for your mentor attorney or the contact person at the organization.

Summer Externship Seminar (1 Credit)

In order to register for the Summer Externship Seminar, students should be taking an Externship Placement for the first time during the summer. To register for this seminar, you must have secured a placement OR be in the process of securing a placement. Externship placement opportunities are available on Symplicity or students may seek approval from the Career Development/Externship Office for a placement they have found independently. Students can review the Externship guidelines by reviewing the Externship Program Handbook, available on Symplicity and in the Career Development Office.

Registration for the Summer Externship Seminar will be done online. Wait lists will be available for classes that are overbooked. Once registered, submit your Externship Placement Registration Form to the Career Development Office or via email at externships@stjohns.edu as soon as you have secured your placement. YOU MUST SUBMIT THE FORM TO THE CAREER DEVELOPMENT/EXTERNSHIP OFFICE BEFORE THE FIRST CLASS in order to receive the placement credits. The form will indicate the name of the employer, the semester for which you are applying, and the name of and contact information for your mentor attorney or the contact person at the organization.