LLM Admission & Application Information

Eligibility
Applicants to the LL.M. program must hold a J.D. degree or the equivalent from a law school that, if in the United States, is accredited by the American Bar Association, or, if outside the United States, has comparable standing.

Application Deadline
We encourage applicants to submit their application materials no later than July 1 but will consider later applications so long as space is available in our program. 

Non-Discrimination Policy
The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, marital status, protected veteran's status, or age. The University is required by federal regulatory agencies to supply admissions and enrollment information by racial, ethnic and gender categories. Provision of the information is voluntary and will not be used to determine eligibility for admission.

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No provision of this website shall be construed as a contract between any applicant or student and the University of Maryland, Baltimore. The University and the School of Law reserve the right to make changes without prior notice in requirements for admission, curriculum, programs and their availability, standards for advancement and graduation, and rules and regulations. The University also reserves the right to make changes in the rates of tuition and fees. The University further reserves the right to ask a student to withdraw at any time when it is considered to be in the best interest of the University.

LLM Application Checklist

Disclosure Policy: Character & Fitness for Bar Admission

English Language Competency Exams

Applicants with Disabilities

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