“Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.”
Fast Facts, 2019-20
Summer PILA Grants
funding 168 students in public interest jobs
Pro Bono Hours
logged by J.D. students
Pro Bono Challenge
Class of 2020 graduates completed the 75-hour challenge
Law and Public Service Program
The program offers a select group of students the opportunity to receive training that will prepare them for a career in public service. Applications are due in the fall.
Public Service at UVA Law
Professors, students and guests talk about public service topics.