Tecnológico de Monterrey and Washington University School of Law welcome students whose academic abilities meet the rigorous demands of our graduate programs. Applications are accepted and reviewed year-round; candidates will receive the decision on their admission shortly after submitting their application. Therefore, we recommend submitting a complete application as soon as possible.

Dates and deadlines

The dual Master of Laws program offers four start dates during the year: winter, spring, summer, and fall. Below are upcoming start dates and application deadlines:

January 11, 2021
October 19, 2020
December 7, 2020
April 5, 2021
January 27, 2021
March 1, 2021
July 5, 2021
April 22, 2021
May 27, 2021
October 4, 2021
July 26, 2021
August 30, 2021

Application requirements

A complete application must include the following:

  • Online application
  • Application fee payment or waiver
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal interview
  • Entrance exam

Online application

Access the online application here. Candidates must complete the entire application to be considered for admission to the program.

Application fee

This personal 400- to 500-word essay answers the following question:

Why do I want to study the dual Master of Laws in U.S. Law and in Transnational Legal Practice?

Official transcripts

Candidates must submit official transcripts from each institution they have attended —regardless of whether a degree was obtained — including programs at tertiary education institutions where two-year courses or study abroad experiences were held. Processing of transcript requests may take time, so we recommend submitting requests to these institutions as soon as possible. All official transcripts must be sent to:

@WashULaw – Dual Degree
7900 Harkins Road, Suite 501
Lanham, MD 20706

Official transcripts can also be sent by email to admissions.

Personal interview

Candidates are required to pass an interview as part of the dual Master of Laws program admission process. The date and time of the interview will be set by the Admissions Counselor. Interviews will take place online via video and will be held in English.

Entrance exam

The entrance exam is an oral exam intended to test the candidate’s ability to think strategically and interact with content using the Socratic method.

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