Applying to Northwestern Law

You will find details about the Northwestern Law application process based upon the degree program you wish to pursue. Furthermore, application checklists are available for each of our degree programs. We strongly encourage all applicants to submit their application materials electronically. 

Our JD application for the fall 2024 entering class is available on

JD Fee Waiver

LLM Fee Waiver

JD Programs

Take a look at the 2024 JD Viewbook (pdf)

JD Transfer

*You will be prompted to create an account.

Visiting Student

Two-Year JD for International Lawyers 

LLM Programs

Take a look at the Graduate and International Programs Viewbook (pdf)

SJD Program

The SJD Program at Northwestern Pritzker Law is limited to students or graduates of Northwestern’s LLM Program who are interested in careers in academia or scholarship. Candidates may apply during their second semester of study.

Master of Legal Studies in International Human Rights

Master of Science in Law 

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