Application Process for LLM & Other Law Programs

LLM and other law program applicants follow a different process than JD applicants. Our tools and resources will help guide you.

Steps to Apply

There are a number of steps to take before you can submit your application for an LLM or other law degree program. You'll be responsible for monitoring your LSAC file to make sure you meet application deadlines.

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LLM Credential Assembly Service (LLM CAS)

LLM CAS simplifies the application process for eligible graduates of universities or law schools. Applicants who use LLM CAS only have to submit academic documents and letters of recommendation once.

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Eligibility for LLM Programs

Most LLM CAS-participating schools require that applicants have completed, or be in the process of completing, a first degree in law.

This is important.Note: Requirements for other law programs vary. Check with the law school about individual programs.

Required Degrees for LLM Applicants

Application Requirements

A complete application includes academic transcripts, letters of recommendation, an English proficiency exam for non-native speakers, and your law school report.

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