Office of Career Planning and Professional Development Reciprocity Policy

The Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law, Career Services Office provides reciprocal services to students and graduates of other ABA-accredited law schools. The following guidelines must be observed when requesting reciprocity services:

  1. Reciprocity is granted only to students and alumni of ABA-approved schools that grant similar services to students and alumni of FAMU.
  2. Requests for reciprocity must be made in writing by a career service administrator of the requesting school. The request must be submitted by email and include the following information for the student/alumnus:
    • full name
    • graduation or expected date
    • telephone number and email address
  3. Walk-in requests will not be honored.
  4. If reciprocity is granted, the career services administrator will receive an email confirmation. Reciprocity is available for a 90-day period from the date of approval. A 30-day extension may be granted upon written request.
  5. Reciprocity services are limited to one student/alumnus per law school during the 90-day period or any extension.
  6. Reciprocity services includes access to job postings and employer information.
  7. Reciprocity services do not include participation in the following events hosted by CPPD: On- Campus Interview (OCI) Program, counseling services, access to telephone and fax, job fairs, recruitment programs, workshops, and resume/cover letter reviews.
  8. Reciprocity services are not available during the time dedicated to OCI or during any other recruitment programs.
  9. The Assistant Dean of CPPD reserves the right to terminate reciprocity for any individual who misuses or violates our policy.
  10. Requests for reciprocity should be directed to:

The Office of Career Planning and Professional Development Florida A&M University College of Law
201 Beggs Avenue
Orlando, Florida 32801
(407) 254-4032
pamela.jones@famu.edu