Application and Requirements

To start your online application, you may register with the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) except for Government Contracting students who can apply herePlease note: Our M.S.L. application is located on the LL.M. Credential Assembly Service website. If you are unable to complete the online LSAC application, you may apply using our paper application located below.


Apply online here except for Government Contracting students who should apply here.

On-campus students: If you are unable to apply online, you may apply by mail using our paper application for U.S. students or international students.

Necessary Documents

Official university and graduate school transcripts

Personal statement

Two references

For licensed attorneys: a copy of your attorney registration card(s)

Copy of your current passport and visa documents

Additional Necessary Documents (Online LL.M. Only)*

Credential Evaluation: Applicants must hold a first degree in law or equivalent and their foreign law degree/education must be authenticated, translated, and evaluated (course by course evaluation) by an official evaluation agency (either the International Transcript Authentication and Evaluation Service available through LSAC or one of the California Bar approved agencies listed here.     

Curriculum Vitae

Government Issued Photo ID             

*The online LL.M. and U.S. Legal Practice Certificate are pending approvals by the University and state of Ohio, which are expected in September 2018. The LL.M. program already has the acquiescence of the American Bar Association. Classes are scheduled to start in January 2019.                                                                                                  

All M.S.L. candidates (except Government Contracting)

demonstration of competitive performance on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) or some other similar test. 

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