Important Dates for 2022 – 2023



LL.M. Application Opens



LL.M. Application Deadline

Information About the LL.M. Program

The application for Fall 2023 will be available beginning November 1, 2022. The application deadline is February 1, 2023.

Candidates must use the Brigham Young University Application site here.

BYU Law offers a two-semester (eight-month) LL.M. program for foreign lawyers leading to a master’s degree in law. It is a full-time day program that begins every August and ends in April.

The program is designed specifically for non-U.S. lawyers who intend to obtain the degree to enhance employment opportunities in their home countries.


Ecclesiastical Endorsement

An ecclesiastical endorsement must be completed before an application will be reviewed. Applicants interested in applying for Fall 2023 can begin the ecclesiastical endorsement process starting September 1st, 2022. Start your ecclesiastical endorsement.

Latter-day Saint applicants need an endorsement interview with both their bishop and stake president.
Non-Latter-day Saint applicants need an endorsement interview with both their local religious leader or local Latter-day Saint bishop and the non-denominational BYU Chaplain.
If you do not already have a BYU Net ID, you will need to create one.


English Proficiency Requirements

English proficiency requirements for LL.M. and international students.

Have Questions? Contact the Admissions Office