Program in Chile

The Linkage Program in Chile is a collaborative effort with the Universidad de Chile and Universidad Diego Portales in Santiago, Chile. The main goal of the program is to promote better understanding of the relationship between law and democratic values in the United States and Latin America. First, second, third-year and graduate students are invited to apply. Fluency in Spanish is required and essential. Travel and living expenses will be covered by the Yale Law School. Students live with local families or university students. A four-week commitment is required following the end of the spring semester. Students have generally combined the Linkages program with summer jobs in the United States or Latin America.

Students interested in spending the first four weeks of summer learning more about the legal academy and system in Chile should contact the program coordinator,, for more information.

University of Chile Program for 2017