Master's & LLM Admissions

Important Update

In response to COVID-19 concerns, much of the University of Denver staff will be working remotely, including Sturm College of Law's Graduate Admission staff. 
Our Admissions Team will still be available to respond to any question you may have. You can contact your individual counselor via email or email with any inquiries. Thank you for your understanding.


Our eight advanced degrees: 

  • Supplement your law degree with specialized knowledge 
  • Introduce foreign lawyers and those educated in other disciplines (non-attorneys) to the U.S. legal system  
  • Train students in the unique rigors of tax or legal administration 


Your Options

Master of Laws (LLM)

Master of Laws (LLM)

Current U.S. lawyers, JD students and foreign lawyers can gain legal expertise with one of four LLM degrees from Denver Law. A JD or foreign equivalent degree is required. 

Degrees in Taxation

Degrees in Taxation

The Graduate Tax Program at the University of Denver has been a leader in the education of tax professionals for over 40 years. Earn your degree on-campus and online. 

Master's Degrees

Master's Degrees

Denver Law's master's degree program is ideal for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university. No JD required.

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Visit Us or Schedule a Virtual Information Session

We encourage you to schedule an information session or visit at your earliest opportunity. If we know when you are planning to visit us, we can arrange for your tour to include visits to various classes and meetings with student leaders and faculty members.

Schedule an Appointment

Take a Virtual Tour of the Sturm College of Law


Explore Denver Law

Check out the Sturm College of Law Viewbook to learn more about our programs


professional legal certificates

Professional Certificates

Advance your career with non-degree options and certificates that will help you hone valuable specialization skills.

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Formal and Flexible Dual Degree Options

Enhance the value of your graduate legal education

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LLM and Master's Admissions