LL.M.-Legal Institutions Program

Application deadline for Fall entry is March 15 and Spring entry is October 15

Most master's level students at the Law School are enrolled in the LL.M.- Legal Institutions master's degree program (formerly called the Master of Legal Institutions program), a course-based master's in law for students with law degrees (LL.B.) from universities outside the United States.

The Overview of the LL.M.-Legal Institutions program will give you a quick description of the program.

The application and supporting documents for the LL.M.-Legal Institutions program can be submitted online through LSAC or by mail.

Be sure to read whether you are eligible to apply to the LL.M.-Legal Institutions program as well as the program requirements.


Contact Us

The Graduate Programs office handles admissions, application inquiries, and any questions you may have about the LL.M. – Legal Institutions program. Answers to frequently asked questions can be found here.

Email: GPO@law.wisc.edu

Phone: +1 (608) 262-9120

Mailing address:
University of Wisconsin Law School
Attn: Graduate Programs
975 Bascom Mall, Room 3222
Madison, WI 53706

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday - 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Graduate Programs Office Staff:

Mr. Jason Smith
Graduate Programs Coordinator

Ms. Wenjie Hu
Senior Outreach Specialist

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