LL.M. How to Apply

Dates and Deadlines

2015 - 2016 LL.M. Program:

August 4 - 8, 2015 - OPTIONAL International Student Life orientation.

August 14 - 18, 2015 - MANDATORY School of Law orientation.

2016 - 2017 LL.M. Program:

August 1, 2015 - LL.M. application available on the LSAC website.

February 1, 2016 - Application deadline for priority consideration for scholarships.

May 31, 2016 - Final application deadline.

How to Apply

To be considered for admission to the UGA LL.M. program applicants must meet certain requirements. See the Requirements page for full information on what credentials you must hold in order to be considered for admission.

To apply for the 2016 - 2017 LL.M. program, please visit Law School Admission Council. The 2016 - 2017 LL.M. program application will become available through the LSAC website on August 1, 2015. For supplemental information for prospective international students, visit UGA Grad Studies.

Applicants who cannot use the LSAC application system, either due to financial constraints or inability to reliably access the internet, may request the application forms via e-mail or post. Contact to request these materials.

As part of your online application you will be required to submit the following documents directly to LSAC:

  • Application fee: $100 for international applicants, $75 for domestic applicants.
  • Official transcripts and proof of degree with appropriate translations. Learn more about country-specific requirements
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS score. 
  • An essay of approximately 500 words that indicates why you wish to attend the LL.M. program at UGA and which track you intend to pursue.
  • A current resume or CV.
  • Program of Study Form.
  • Scholarship Request Form.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation. 

 For additional information regarding these requirements, please contact

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