Student Employment Data

Class of 2013

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

 

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.