Student Employment Data

Class of 2013

View the Class of 2013 employment data in the ABA Employment Summary for Law School Graduates
View the Class of 2013 employment data in the NALP Class of 2013 Summary Report

 

Placement Rates:
ON FEBRUARY 15, 2014
Graduates whose employment status is known 228
Graduates known to be employed 199*
Graduates with start date deferred 2
Graduates who are enrolled in a full-time degree program 5
Graduates who are unemployed and seeking work 20
Graduates who are unemployed and not seeking work 2
Graduates whose employment status is unknown 3
Total graduates from 9/1/2012 - 8/31/2013 231
*As of February 15, 2014, 185 of these positions were classified as long-term, and 24 were funded in some manner by the University of Illinois.
Type of Job*:
  ON FEBRUARY 15, 2014
Bar Admission Required/Anticipated (includes Judicial clerks) 178
J.D. Preferred (law degree enhances position, e.g. accounting firm, management consulting firm, law school, or law firm administration) 20
  Professional Other 0
  Non-Professional Other 1
*As of February 15, 2014. 189 of these positions were reported to the College of Law as full-time, and 10 as part-time.
Areas of Legal Practice*:
AREA NUMBER
Law Firm  
Solo 1
2-10 34
11-25 9
26-50 10
51-100 8
101-250 7
251-500 11
501+ 39
Unknown Size 1
Business & Industry 17
Government 29
Public Interest 12
Judicial Clerkships/Federal 8
Judicial Clerkships/State & Local 4
Education 9
*As of February 15, 2014. Areas of Legal Practice as defined by the American Bar Association.
Employment Location*:
LOCATION NUMBER
Illinois 138
New York 13
California 6
Missouri 5
Florida 4
Texas 4
Colorado 3
Michigan 3
Ohio 3
Washington, D.C. 3
Arizona 2
Indiana 2
Washington 2
Connecticut 1
Delaware 1
Kentucky 1
Maryland 1
Minnesota 1
New Jersey 1
North Carolina 1
Pennsylvania 1
Wisconsin 1
International 2
*As of February 15, 2014.