Loyola's LLM program is designed for foreign law graduates and experienced foreign and U.S. attorneys.
Our program allows students to build a flexible curriculum in American law and prepares them to become leaders in a globalized market.
Application deadline for Fall 2016:
May 1, 2016 for students who require a visa
June 1, 2016 for U.S. citizens and permanent residents
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, with a campus designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry, is ideally positioned in downtown Los Angeles, California – a legal, tech, media, fashion and financial capital. We are the closest ABA-accredited law school to Los Angeles’ primary courthouse and law firm scene, yet only 30 minutes away from beautiful beaches, like Malibu, Venice Beach and Santa Monica. At Loyola we care about our students and we want them to achieve their academic and professional goals. Loyola offers unique learning and networking opportunities for our international students:
Click here for information on our LLM program. Find out more about the program's requirements, how many courses you can take, what you need to know about bar exam eligibility, and start designing your curriculum today.
Enroll in our general LLM program (and design your own curriculum) or specialize in one of the following areas: Civil Litigation & Advocacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection, Criminal Justice, Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property or International Business Law.
Our Externship office helps LLM students obtain real-life working experience at law firms and other offices for one semester as part of the program in exchange for units. Our Career Development Center also helps our students maximize their job seeking opportunities after the LLM program.
Life on campus at Loyola Law School offers numerous opportunities to network with other foreign students, JD students, alumni and faculty. Student organizations also provide unique ways to connect with classmates and practitioners in specific areas of the law.
Find more about tuition for the next academic year, as well as scholarship opportunities offered by Loyola Law School. Find out more about visa requirements and timing.
Find answers to the most commonly asked questions about our LLM program, our admission process, moving to the United States, bar exam eligibility and much more.
This unique program allows students to visit our campus for one semester and audit up to two different classes. This is the best way to get a taste of Loyola Law School and find out more about our programs, faculty and campus.
Loyola Law School Los Angeles is a true international academic hub. We welcome students from all over the world and have special partnerships with many foreign law schools. Find out if your law school is one of our partners and see whether you are eligible for special admissions through our partnerships.