Student and Community Opportunities

Undergraduate and graduate degree-seeking students at UIS can participate in Illinois Innocence Project activities and earn credit in several ways:

Volunteer Opportunities

Students and community members are also eligible to volunteer. Each group brings different skills to the project. Please fill out the form below, if you are interested. You can submit the form in person or use the contact information.

Click here to complete the volunteer application

2017  Wrongful Conviction Day

Students, Interns, Volunteers and Staff

Project Partners

UIS undergraduates and law students from the state’s three public law schools work alongside IIP attorneys to review, evaluate and, where strong evidence of actual innocence exists, investigate and legally pursue claims of innocence.