| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

University of Texas School of Law - Immigration Clinic

  • Location:
    727 E. Dean Keeton St.
    Austin, TX 78705
  • Phone:
    (512) 232-1292
  • Fax:
    (512) 232-0800
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

The Immigration Clinic at University of Texas School of Law offers student legal representation to vulnerable, low-income immigrants to assist them with their immigration matters.

Counties served: Travis
Detention Facilities Served: Karnes County Residential Center (TX), T. Don Hutto Residential Center (TX)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Employment authorization, Habeas Corpus, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), Federal court appeals
Non-legal services: Referrals to other services
Populations served: Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Handles cases in San Antonio immigration court only. Some services are only available to cases in removal proceedings or for existing clients.