Students are encouraged to participate in the UCDC program in Washington DC.
First look at their website for info and deadlines.
Take advantage of their info sessions and peer advising.

Legal Studies majors are allowed to use up to two law-related courses to fulfill Area (aka: Distribution) requirements.
Here are the approved courses from UCDC with the corresponding Areas listed:

The US Supreme Court IV, V
Current Issues in US Imm Policy I, IV, V
Judicial Process & Politics  IV, V
Environmental Policy III, V
Black Lives Matter  IV
Comparative Law & SocietyIV

Our best advice is to go for it!!!