Centers and Institutes

Access to Justice Institute

The Access to Justice Institute (ATJI) strives to inspire law students toward a lifelong commitment to social justice, public interest and pro bono work. ATJI serves as a bridge between academics and action, encouraging students to be leaders for justice.

Adolf A. Berle, Jr. Center on Corporations, Law & Society

The Berle Center facilitates the study of the constantly evolving American and global economic system, the ongoing struggle for power between and among corporations, governments, individuals, and society, and the role of law in mediating and shaping the nature of our economic relations and institutions.

Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality

The Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality aims to advance social justice by fostering critical thinking about discrimination in U.S. society and through targeted advocacy to foster equality and freedom. The center's work is divided into three units: research, advocacy, and education projects.

Center for Indian Law & Policy

The Center for Indian Law & Policy is committed to educating and training both Indian and non-Indian students, attorneys and community leaders in areas of federal Indian law and other legal, cultural, and policy issues that impact tribes and Indian people.

Latin America Program

The Latin America Program for Academic and Judicial Exchanges brings academics and judicial officers from Latin America to the United States and sends U.S. academics and judicial officers to Latin America to teach and learn about each other’s legal systems.

India Center for Law and Justice

Law programs in India have undergone significant change in the last decade and law professors are increasingly focusing on producing scholarship. We work with law schools in India to promote legal education and mentor emerging law scholars.

Sponsored Programs

Judicial Institute

As a law school committed to advancing justice and equality, we actively work to support the Judicial Institute's mission of bringing diversity to Washington state's judiciary.

Civility Center for Law

The Civility Center for Law is a collaboration between Seattle University School of Law and the nonprofit The Civility Fund. Through articles, seminars, and presentations throughout the legal community, The Civility Center is working to foster civility in the legal profession.