Application Timeline

2014-2015 Traditional Track (Fall/Spring) LL.M. & J.S.D. Admissions Timeline  

Dec 15, 2013 - Jan 6, 2014  Winter recess (University closed)
 January 10, 2014  Deadline to postmark application materials for 2014-2015 LL.M. program
 January 15, 2014  Deadline to apply online for the 2014-2017 J.S.D. program
 March - April  Admissions decisions finalized, applicants notified
 August 12*  LL.M. Orientation
 August 13*  Start of 1-week Introduction to U.S. Law course (foreign-trained LL.M. students only)
 August 21*  Fall semester law school classes begin

*dates tentative

For a more detailed Academic Year LL.M. & J.S.D. program timeline, please see the Current Academic Calendar.

2014 Professional Track Admissions Timeline

 September - December 2013  Rolling admissions: applicants notified of admission status within 2-3 weeks of complete application submission
 January 10, 2014  Deadline to postmark application materials for 2014-2015 LL.M. program
 May 12*  Orientation
 May 13*  Instructions begins for 10-week summer term
 July 15*  End of 10-week session
 July 17*  Commencement
 August 9*  End of 13-week session

*dates tentative

For a more detailed 2014-2015 Professional LL.M. program schedule, please see http://www.law.berkeley.edu/5663.htm.