Requirements

S.J.D. Program

Future academic leaders, government leaders, judges, and others with a strong interest in the interplay of legal scholarship and practice may be interested in the Doctor of Juridical Science Program. Candidates for the S.J.D. conduct in-depth legal scholarship and must hold both a basic law degree (LL.B. or J.D.) and a master’s degree (LL.M.), possess a prestigious academic record, and show promise for reaching the highest ranks of legal service in their home countries.

For more information about the program, see the Academics section of the law school’s website.

S.J.D. Program

Future academic leaders, government leaders, judges, and others with a strong interest in the interplay of legal scholarship and practice may be interested in the Doctor of Juridical Science Program. Candidates for the S.J.D. conduct in-depth legal scholarship and must hold both a basic law degree (LL.B. or J.D.) and a master’s degree (LL.M.), possess a prestigious academic record, and show promise for reaching the highest ranks of legal service in their home countries.

For more information about the program, see the Academics section of the law school’s website.

Contact Info

School of Law

Green Hall
1535 W. 15th St.
Lawrence, KS 66045-7608
785-864-4550
http://www.law.ku.edu/
Stephen W. Mazza, Dean
785-864-4550

School of Law

Green Hall
1535 W. 15th St.
Lawrence, KS 66045-7608
866-220-3654 (toll free)
admitlaw@ku.edu
http://www.law.ku.edu/
Why KU
  • One of 34 public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
  • 2nd in the nation for prestigious faculty Fulbright awards
  • 26 Rhodes scholars
  • Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
  • One of 9 public universities with outstanding study abroad programs. U.S. News and World Report