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To receive full consideration for fall semester admission, applications are due May 15.

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Application requirements

Applicants are considered on an individual basis by the DHD/UIC Law Academic Affairs Subcommittee. In addition to the Graduate College requirements for non-degree students and requirements for External Education enrollment, applicants must meet the following program requirements:

  • Bachelor’s level degree from an accredited undergraduate program (No restrictions for baccalaureate field)
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75 (on 4.0 scale) for the last 60 semester (90 quarter) hours of undergraduate study
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume
  • Personal statement

Additional admissions requirments for international students:

  • iBT total score of at least 80, with minimum sub-scores of:
    • Writing 21
    • Speaking 20
    • Listening 17
    • Reading 19

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