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University of Illinois Chicago School of Law: 2019 ABA 509 Report

Job type

Employed Long-term
full-time
Long-term
part-time
Short-term
full-time
Short-term
part-time
Total
Bar passage required 120 2 3 0 125
J.D. advantage 35 3 3 1 42
Professional 12 1 2 2 17
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 1 1
Employed total 167 6 8 4 185
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 7
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 4
Unemployed - seeking 32
Employment status unknown 1
Non-employed total 46
Total graduates 231

School-funded jobs

Long-term
full-time
Long-term
part-time
Short-term
full-time
Short-term
part-time
Total
Bar passage required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 0 0 0 0 0

Employer type

Long-term
full-time
Long-term
part-time
Short-term
full-time
Short-term
part-time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 3 0 0 0 3
2-10 attorneys 37 4 0 1 42
11-25 attorneys 21 0 0 0 21
26-50 attorneys 6 1 0 0 7
51-100 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
101-250 attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
251-500 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
501+ attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 33 0 7 3 43
Government 30 1 1 0 32
Public interest 11 0 0 0 11
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & local 4 0 0 0 4
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 167 6 8 4 185
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 7
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 4
Unemployed - seeking 32
Employment status unknown 1
Non-employed total 46
Total graduates 231

Employment location

State Total
Most common employment destination Illinois 161
Second most common employment destination Wisconsin 4
Third most common employment destination California 3
# Employed in foreign countries 0
Non-employed total 46

This page has been formatted to match the ABA's placement summaries, with minor language and stylistic tweaks for clarity. To view UIC Law's ABA placement chart, please visit the ABA's website. From time to time, schools update data when they learn more. When possible, we use the most up-to-date data available.