Students are encouraged to do the field work and interact with the common man, through various programmes. SLC and its alumni are sensitive to their social responsibility also. Various programmes are designed to spread legal awareness among the public. The College is an ideal one for students aspiring law profession.
Graduates from SLC follow a variety of career paths. A number of them choose to practice in court of law. The SLC alumni may be found at the Supreme Court and High Courts in the country either in independent practice or working under India's top lawyers. Others choose to go into law firms. Major Law firms in India find a good representation of SLC Alumni. Alumni can also be found practicing in the US, UK, Canada and Singapore. Some of the alumni have made their way into the Judiciary also.
Some students choose to go into companies as legal advisors. A number of graduating students decide to pursue higher studies. Many pursue specialization in a variety of fields including public international law, international trade law and intellectual property laws.