The Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law offers several LLM programs for students who have already completed a law degree within the United States or abroad. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis for fall or spring entry.
In order to be admitted to the LLM program, an applicant must have completed a JD degree or a law degree at a foreign institution that would qualify the applicant to practice law or pursue a license to practice in that country and have submitted a complete application to the program. Selection will be based on academic background, diversity of experience and background, career experience and ambitions, strength of experience related to the program sought, space and resource limitations in the law school, and other factors.
Fall Application deadline: June 15
-International Applicants Who Require a Visa: June 1
Spring Application deadline: November 30
-International Applicants Who Require a Visa: November 1
Applicants with foreign education credentials please refer to the special instructions for Foreign Educated Applicants on our website.