Seattle U Law students are encouraged to pledge to complete at least 100 hours* of legal pro bono and community volunteer work before they graduate.
*Part-time and JD Global Accelerated students may complete 50 hours; masters/LLM students may complete 30 hours
Follow our 3-step process:
Interested students, at any point between their start date and the end of their final semester, may pledge online.
There is a wide range of pro bono and volunteer activity out there, and we can help you find the right opportunity. is a great place to start!
To be eligible for the pledge, work must be:
Once you complete an eligible activity, record your hours online in order to fulfill your Pledge.
The Access to Justice Institute is not a direct legal services provider. For help in finding a lawyer, visit washingtonlawhelp.org or call 2-1-1 if you are inside of King County. If you are outside of King County, call Coordinated Legal Educational Advice Referral (CLEAR) at 1-888-201-1014.