Short list of upcoming deadlines for programs beginning in Fall 2009

For prospective LL.M. students looking to study in the United States, here is a short list of application deadlines for programs beginning in Fall 2009. The 25 law schools listed below were chosen based on the most-viewed university profiles on LLM GUIDE.

NYU - Foreign-trained lawyers: December 1, 2008; US-trained lawyers: April 1, 2009

Harvard - December 1, 2008 (strongly encouraged by November 15)

UCLA - February 1, 2009

Columbia - Early Review: November 3, 2008; Regular: December 15, 2008

Fordham - February 28, 2009

Georgetown -  Foreign-trained lawyers: early action (November 14); normal (February 16);  US-trained lawyers: early action (January 5); normal (March 16)

Boston University -

* IP & American Law LL.M. programs: April 15, 2009

* Banking & Financial Law LL.M.: May 31, 2009 (foreign students), June 30, 2009 (domestic)

* Taxation LL.M.: May 31, 2009 (foreign), July 31, 2009 (domestic)

American (WCL) - May 1, 2009

USC - February 1, 2009

UC Berkeley - December 1, 2008

Stanford - December 15, 2008

Cardozo - June 15, 2009

George Washington - March 1 (foreign applicants); June 1 (domestic)

University of San Diego - July 1, 2009

Tufts (Fletcher) - November 15, 2008 (early); January 15, 2009 (regular); March 15, 2009 (late - without scholarship)

Chapman - Rolling basis

Penn State - Not specified

Boston College - March 1, 2009

Penn - December 1, 2008 (early notification); February 1, 2009 (regular)

Loyola - June 30, 2009 (though encouraged before)

Stetson - 3 months before classes begin

Vanderbilt - April 30, 2009

UConn - June 1, 2009

Cornell - February 1, 2009

Minnesota - April 1, 2009

Yale - November 15

All prospective students are advised to double-check with law schools as soon as possible before applying.

For more information about the individual programs, please follow the links below.

Comments


Related Law Schools

Berkeley, California 1153 Followers 557 Discussions
New York City, New York 123 Followers 121 Discussions
University Park, Pennsylvania 42 Followers 33 Discussions
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 792 Followers 471 Discussions
Nashville, Tennessee 143 Followers 139 Discussions
Los Angeles, California 311 Followers 222 Discussions
Orange, California 44 Followers 24 Discussions
Ithaca, New York 483 Followers 310 Discussions
New York City, New York 1312 Followers 988 Discussions
Los Angeles, California 60 Followers 50 Discussions
Newton, Massachusetts 65 Followers 34 Discussions
New York City, New York 1946 Followers 1546 Discussions
New York City, New York 300 Followers 233 Discussions
Minneapolis, Minnesota 42 Followers 44 Discussions
San Diego, California 84 Followers 90 Discussions
Stanford, California 731 Followers 384 Discussions
Hartford, Connecticut 41 Followers 23 Discussions
New Haven, Connecticut 304 Followers 365 Discussions
Washington, District of Columbia 176 Followers 178 Discussions
Washington, District of Columbia 342 Followers 318 Discussions
Washington, District of Columbia 998 Followers 908 Discussions
Gulfport, Florida 31 Followers 7 Discussions
Boston, Massachusetts 325 Followers 338 Discussions
Cambridge, Massachusetts 1072 Followers 861 Discussions
Medford, Massachusetts 57 Followers 47 Discussions

More LLM News

Georgetown to Offer a New LL.M. in Technology Law and Policy

Mar 18, 2020

More LLM News

LLM Articles

LL.M. Scholarships: US Law Schools Open the Spending Taps

Mar 11, 2020

Far more scholarship dollars are flowing to star LL.M. students who have a strong academic and professional track record

Overseas Applications to UK Law Schools Increase Despite Brexit

Mar 09, 2020

Demand from India, China and Thailand surges thanks to the reintroduction of a post-study work visa, but EU applications are hit by the impending end of freedom of movement

The Art of the Deal: Why LL.M. Courses in M&A are in Vogue

Mar 03, 2020

A multiyear dealmaking boom has raised demand for deals lawyers who are as comfortable in the boardroom as they are in the courtroom

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists