LL.M. Program -- applications will continue to be accepted through the winter and spring.
Candidates are strongly encouraged to submit their applications, with all supporting materials, by February 1, although there is no actual filing deadline. Applications are evaluated as they become complete. Thus, many places in the new LL.M. class are filled by qualified early applicants.
J.D. Program — Early Decision - December 1
Applications should be completed and filed by December 1.
J.D. Program — Regular Review - No Deadline
Applications are reviewed as they become complete.
Financial Aid Update
All students interested in applying for federal financial aid must submit a 2012-2013 FAFSA. You can complete your FAFSA online at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov beginning January 2, 2013.
Seat Deposit Deadline for Admitted Students- April 15
To confirm your acceptance of Brooklyn Law School’s offer of admission, you are required to pay an initial seat deposit of $300, as well as a nonrefundable matriculation fee of $25. The seat deposit, which reserves a place for you in the entering class, will be applied against tuition for the first term. More seat deposit details can be found on BLS Connect.
Fellowship Applicants — April 1
Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Law Fellowship Program
International Business Law Fellowship Program
Your fellowship application, complete with all credentials, must be received by April 1, even if you have not yet heard from the Admissions Committee regarding the status of your admission application. Review of fellowship applications begins after the April 1 deadline, and decisions are announced soon thereafter to candidates that have been accepted for admission to the Law School. Therefore, early filing of the admission application is strongly encouraged.