How to Apply

Application Deadline

2015 Fall semester (August start): The Fall 2015 application cycle is now open.  Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, with priority for applications received by April 1. International applicants are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible to ensure ample time to secure a student visa. 

Application Process

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