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Due to the effects of COVID-19, several changes have been made to the Harvard Law School LL.M. application process for the 2021-2022 academic year. Please consult these COVID FAQ, the Graduate Program Admissions FAQ, and the full LL.M. application instructions for information regarding the application process and answers to common questions.

What will the instruction modality be for the 2021-2022 school year?
How many spaces are available in the incoming LL.M. class for 2021-2022?
Will you be accepting transfer applications?
Is the LL.M. application process changing due to COVID-19?
Are substantive changes being made to the LL.M. application?
Can I visit Harvard Law School and/or tour the campus?
How can I contact the Graduate Program Admissions Office?
How will the Admissions Committee consider online academic work during the spring and/or fall 2020, as well as other disruptions to professional or academic programs?
How will the Admissions Committee account for universal pass/fail grading systems for students enrolled in school during spring 2020?
Will you accept remote TOEFL tests, including the TOEFL iBT ® Special Home Edition or TOEFL ITP ® Plus for China?
Can I submit an iBT score that is 2 or more years old?
Will you accept MyBest™ TOEFL score reports?
If I am unable to take a TOEFL exam, can I get a TOEFL waiver?
Can I submit results from IELTS, Duolingo, or some other language assessment service?
How can I submit my academic records (e.g., transcripts and diplomas, along with any necessary translations)?
Should I use the LSAC Credential Assembly Service or submit my documents via email?
How do I format my academic records to be submitted by email?
Can I have my school submit my academic records via email?
Can I go ahead and send hard copies of my documents to the Graduate Program during the application phase if they are available now?
If I am using the LSAC Credential Assembly Service, can I email copies of my academic records just in case?
Can I switch to the LSAC Credential Assembly Service after emailing my documents or vice versa?
If I am admitted or waitlisted, when will I need to submit official, hard-copies of my academic records?
If I submit official copies of my academic records to LSAC, will I later need to submit official hard copies to the Graduate Program if I am admitted or waitlisted?
What should I do if I need to submit certified translations of my academic records?
How can I ensure that I will have my official academic records ready for when I receive an admissions decision?
How can I submit my letters of recommendation?
What should I do if I need to submit certified translations of my letters of recommendation?
What if I have already sent in hard copies of my recommendations and/or academic records?
What is an official transcript?
Will you be operating on a different schedule this year? When can I expect a decision on my application?
Will you be granting application fee waivers for applicants experiencing COVID-19 related financial hardship?
What financial aid is available to assist with COVID-19 related hardships?