Investigate claims of actual innocence made by Texas inmates; to exonerate those persons who have been wrongfully convicted.

The Innocence Project of Texas (IPOT) is a member based non-profit organization dedicated to securing the release of those wrongfully convicted of serious crimes in the State of Texas. Our student investigators come from across the State of Texas, and they currently attend the following schools:

St. Thomas University
Texas Tech University
Texas Tech University School of Law
University of Texas at Arlington
South Texas College of Law
Texas Wesleyan University
Baylor University School of Law
Southern Methodist University School of Law
University of Texas at Dallas
University of North Texas, and MORE!!!!

If you're curious whether your school currently has an IPOT branch or you are interested in becoming an IPOT member, please send an e-mail to [email protected], and we will get back in touch with you as soon as possible.

Also, sign up for the IPOT Newsletter now! We'll send you regular updates and announcements so you can become part of the IPOT team. Here's the link:


1. It's up to each and every one of us to speak up for the wrongfully convicted and help them prove their innocence.