Important Dates for 2023 – 2024



LL.M. Application Opens



LL.M. Application Deadline

Information About the LL.M. Program

The application for Fall 2024 will be available beginning October 1, 2023. The application deadline is December 31, 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

The Honor Code Commitment and Ecclesiastical Endorsement must be completed before an application will be reviewed. Applicants interested in applying for Fall 2024 can begin the ecclesiastical endorsement process starting September 1st, 2023. Click here to agree to BYU’s Honor Code and start your ecclesiastical endorsement.

Latter-day Saint applicants must have an endorsement from both their current bishop and a member of their stake presidency.
Non-Latter-day Saint applicants need an endorsement from a member of clergy from their own faith (or a local Latter-day Saint Bishop) and from 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