Application for Admission
to The University of Oklahoma College of Law
M.L.S. Program Only (Fall Admission Application Deadline: March 15: Rolling thereafter)
(Spring Admission Application Deadline: December 15: Rolling thereafter)
Updated May 10, 2016
This application is for admission to the M.L.S. Program only.
This application cannot be used for admission to any other college at The University of Oklahoma.
For information about applying to our M.L.S. Program, please visit http://www.law.ou.edu/content/apply-now.
For information about applying to other colleges at The University of Oklahoma, please visit OU Prospective Student Services at http://go2.ou.edu/.
You must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited
or university prior to attending the OU College of Law.
There is a nonrefundable $50 application and processing fee. You must pay by check, money order, or credit card; please note that no application will be processed until payment is received. Submit the application, and mail a check to the address given in the payment section. Please e-mail the College of Law M.L.S. Program with any questions you have regarding the information required on this form. If you are having technical issues with this form please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (405) 322-5338.
To proceed, you will need to provide a username of your choosing, and answer a few introductory questions. You'll be emailed a temporary password that will allow you to begin the on-line application process. You will be able to return to the application at anytime during the application process and review or update information as needed. The final stage of this application process is where you will select a payment method and submit your application. Once it has been submitted, no changes can be made on-line. NOTE: The OU College of Law offers rolling admissions for the M.L.S program. The Admissions Committee meets regularly and should render a decision within 2-4 weeks after it is submitted. Please have all applications submitted by August 1 for the Fall start or January 1 for the Spring start.
To qualify for admission to the M.L.S. program, applicants must have earned a bachelors degree. Admission is highly selective, and those admitted must have excellent academic records, strong letters of recommendation, and leadership potential.
This program does not require the LSAT exam; however, students must be proficient in the English language. International students whose primary language is not English, must submit satisfatory scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language exam (TOEFL). The preferred TOEFL score is 600 paper-based, 250 computer-based, or 100 internet-based.
The M.L.S. Admissions Committee will carefully examine all parts of the application.
Submit the following supporting documents as soon as possible by mail to:
OU College of Law
Andrew M. Coats Hall
300 TIMBERDELL RD.
NORMAN OK 73019-5081
The M.L.S. Admissions Committee plans to mail and email admissions decisions by early March, but admissions may continue until the start of fall classes. Applicants are urged to submit the on-line application as soon as possible. The program offers a rolling admission policy, but students should submit supporting documents as soon as possible to receive priority review for August enrollment.