Graduates seeking opportunities outside the DFW area may want to take advantage of reciprocity from other law schools. This is a system by which the OCS requests the career services office of another law school to grant SMU graduates access to that school’s resources. Reciprocity is always requested and granted on an individual basis and is never available on a school-to-school basis. Each law school has its own reciprocity policies regarding what it would offer to someone from another law school. Therefore, if you want reciprocity with a particular law school, make sure to review that school’s policies.
Make special note of any restrictions. These typically include:
Reciprocity is a valuable favor from another law school. Therefore, if you are requesting reciprocity:
Please email email@example.com if you would like our office to request reciprocity with another law school’s career services office on your behalf.