University of Missouri School of Law

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University of Missouri School of Law

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Applications deadlines

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis with application deadlines of July 1 for Fall enrollment and December 1 for Spring enrollment.

To be considered for admission to the MU LL.M. Program, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must have completed the first degree in law (J.D., LL.B. or equivalent) required for law practice or law teaching in the country in which law studies were pursued.
  • Applicants must possess a minimum 2.5 (A = 4.0) grade point average in their law program, and a 3.0 GPA for work completed in any additional graduate or advanced degree program.
  • Non-native English speakers must also demonstrate proficiency in English with a TOEFL score of 80 with no subscore below 17, or the equivalent on the IELTS, PTE, or Cambridge C1 Advanced tests.

How to apply for our programs

Apply for the on-campus LL.M. here or through the Law School Admissions Council Credential Assembly Service. Apply for the online program here

You must provide:

  • Official transcripts from undergraduate institutions, law schools and any other institutions of higher education attended; transcripts from schools outside the United States should be translated into English.
  • Professional resume.
  • Statement of purpose (300-500 words stating reasons for pursuing this degree).
  • Two letters of recommendation. For example, one from an academic source and one from a professional source. 
  • Official test report demonstrating English proficiency (International applicants only). The internet-based TOEFL (IBT) is the preferred test of the LL.M. Program, but we will also consider IELTS, PTE, or Cambridge C1 Advanced tests.