Important Dates & Deadlines
Application Deadline for Online Programs (including LL.M., M.S.L., and online Certificates)
University Closed April 1 - 2
Application deadline for J.D./LL.M. joint degree program.
Please note that although our recommended application deadline has passed, we are still accepting applications.
Due to the large number of applications we receive and our rolling admissions system, it is to your advantage to complete your application as early as possible in the application cycle. Please note that applications will not be reviewed until all required documentation has been received.
If you are applying for a Certificate alongside a full LL.M. degree program, please refer to the LL.M. dates and deadlines.
It is the goal of the Office of Graduate Admissions at Georgetown University Law Center to recruit and select the most qualified and diverse students, from around the globe, for our Master of Laws (LL.M.), Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.), Master of Studies in Law (M.S.L.), Master of Law and Technology (M.L.T.), and Certificate programs. Our office is also here to provide full support to all applicants at every step of the process. We are here to help.
Every year the Office of Graduate Admissions receives thousands of applications from over 100 countries. We review each application in a holistic manner considering academic and professional qualifications along with many other qualitative factors. We understand that there is more to an applicant than just numbers.
We hope you find the answers to all of your questions and the guidance necessary to apply to any of our programs. We’d like to give you a sense of the wonderful opportunities you will have at Georgetown and in Washington D.C. If you need further assistance please feel free to reach out to us.
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