How to Apply
2014 Fall semester/August start: International applicants are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible to ensure ample time to secure a student visa. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until June 15.
Step 1 Create and complete an online application. TU College of Law requires that all applicants apply online through the Law School Admission Council (LSAC). Application fee waivers are available by clicking the blue button below.
Step 2 Prepare and attach supplemental documents to the online application:
Official transcript(s) - from all undergraduate and postgraduate institutions attended. This must include proof of a degree that permits the applicant to practice law in a country outside of the US, such as an LLB degree, if applicant does not hold a JD degree.
English Assessment- If the applicant's first language is not English, he/she must provide proof of English proficiency, by submitting one of the following: an official TOEFL score report (paper-based 570 minimum, internet-based 90 minimum) or IELTS 6.5 or higher
Personal statement - 800 words discussing the applicant's experience and professional goals and specific reasons for wanting to pursue the specific LL.M. degree program, such as energy law, if applicable. This personal statement must be entirely the applicant's own work and in English.
Legal Writing Sample (brief, law review article, memorandum or other persuasive or scholarly work). Must be the applicant's own work and submitted in English.
Two Letters of Recommendation
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Confirmation of Financial Resources Financial resources must be attested for admitted international students applying for a United States visa. See funding an LLM
TU College of Law requires that all applicants submit these documents online via LSAC's Credit Assembly Service
Step 3 Check status
Office of LLM Admissions