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Master of Laws Program (LLM)

Students in the College of Law's LLM Program apply to and receive their degree from the College of Law.

Admission Requirements 

U.S. law school graduates who apply for this degree must have a JD from a law school that is a member of the Association of American Law Schools or approved by the American Bar Association. Foreign-trained lawyers must have training equivalent to the U.S. JD degree. See Admission Guidelines for details.

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are.

Application Deadlines 

  • Fall semester—March 1
  • Spring semester—not offered
  • Summer session—not offered

Application Procedures 

Download the application form and mail it with your application fee, which is $60 for U.S. citizens and permanent residents ($100 for international applicants).

Contact Information 

College of Law Admission Office
The University of Iowa
320 Melrose Ave. 
Iowa City, IA 52242-1113
law-admissions@uiowa.edu
319-335-9095

Office of Admissions
The University of Iowa
107 Calvin Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1396
admissions@uiowa.edu
319-335-1525