Beginning Tuesday, March 17 and until further notice, STCL Houston will close to outside visitors and only essential personnel will be expected to report to work. Supervisors will reach out to staff with additional information on modified operations. Staff should contact their supervisors or HR with questions. The school will provide additional updates as they become available. Please visit for updated information.

Advocacy Program

South Texas College of Law Houston is one of only three in the nation consistently ranked in the top 10 for trial advocacy by U.S. News & World Report. To date, the law school’s Advocacy Program has won more than 131 national advocacy championships. No other law school in the United States has won half as many.

What Makes a Champion?

View the Advocacy Program video and viewbook to learn how the South Texas tradition of unparalleled commitment to advocacy education develops outstanding lawyers who graduate with the skills they need to represent clients in the courtroom from day one of their professional careers.