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Application Procedures

Our LL.M. Programs for U.S. Lawyers are open to J.D. graduates within and outside of Loyola New Orleans. Please see below for application procedures. 

Loyola students have the option of completing a joint J.D./LL.M. in seven semesters. Students must apply and be accepted into both programs by the beginning of their last semester in the J.D. program. Scholarships and financial aid are available. 

To apply, please submit a statement of interest, a transcript, and one letter of recommendation via email to to Law Admissions at Scholarships and financial aid are available and will be awarded following acceptance.

* 3Ls and 4Ls graduating in May 2022 must apply by May 23rd to be eligible. Joint degree students will complete their requirements for the J.D. in the spring semester and may sit for a bar examination in summer before returning to complete the LL.M. semester.

To apply, please submit an application, which includes statement of interest, a current résumé, transcripts from every post-secondary school you have ever attended, and two letters of recommendation. Scholarships and financial aid are available and will be awarded following acceptance, if applicable.

If your school will not issue an e-transcript, you may have a hard copy mailed to the following address:

Office of Law School Admissions
Attn: LLM
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
7214 St. Charles Avenue, Box 904
New Orleans, LA 70118

LL.M Application Deadlines
  Application Opens Priority Deadline Deadline
Fall 2022 September 15, 2021 May 1, 2022 August 1, 2022
Spring 2022 September 15, 2021 December 1, 2021 December 15, 2021
Summer 2022 September 15, 2021 April 1, 2022 May 15, 2022