Reilly graduated cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in May 2019 with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Constitutional Studies. Reilly is a member of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Society, and has taken several courses on civil rights and liberties, constitutional law, American politics, and public administration. These courses were supplemented by summer internships with Senator Joe Donnelly in Washington D.C., Senator Michael Bennet in Denver, Colorado, Congressman Joe Neguse, and former Governor John Hickenlooper. In his free time, Reilly enjoys skiing, reading, hiking, and spending time with friends at Rockies and Broncos games. He hopes to pursue a career in civil rights law and public policy.