カテゴリー別アーカイブ: UCLA (LL.M.)

【LL.M. 2018年入学用出願締め切り日】UCLA

UCLA LL.Mの出願締め切り日が発表されました。
https://law.ucla.edu/llm-sjd/llm-program/apply/

Application Deadline: Please submit your application and supporting documents (items 1-5** in the section below) to LSAC no later than February 15, 2017.

1. Current Résumé or Curriculum Vitae
2. Personal Statement
3. Official Transcripts
4. Two to Four Letters of Recommendation
5. Official TOEFL Score

Personal Statement
An important aspect of the application is the personal statement, in which applicants describe their objectives in pursuing graduate legal studies at UCLA School of Law. Discuss any matters relevant to your ability to succeed in law school and the practice of law, and any attributes, experiences, or interests that would enable you to make a distinctive contribution to UCLA and the legal profession. The personal statement should be typed double-spaced in 12-point font, and should not exceed three pages in length. When completing your online application through LSAC, please follow the instructions to attach an electronic copy of your personal statement to your application.

上記のTheir objectivesはLL.M.取得後のShor-term & long-term goalで、それらを達成するためにUCLAで学ぶことを明記することが求められます。

また、any matters relevant to you ability to succeed in (UCLA) law school and the practice of law, and any attributes, experiences, or interestsとありますが、Personal Statementの段落を構成する際は、必要に応じて大学やロースクール時代の経験、さらには会社、事務所、省庁での勤務実績やその経験から得たことをカバーすることで上記Personal Statementの設問に対して回答することになります。

ただし、Personal Statementに着する前にまずはResumeの作成に取り掛かってください。

 

2月以降の締切日:米国ロースクール(LL.M. Degree)編

2月以降でも間に合う米国LL.M.プログラムをいくつか紹介させていただきます。

UCLA
2017/2/15
https://law.ucla.edu/llm-sjd/llm-program/apply/

Fordham University
2017/3/1
https://www.fordham.edu/info/21170/apply/5170/deadlines

Indiana University
2017/3/1
http://www.law.indiana.edu/what/professional-careers/graduate-degrees/admission/apply-llm-mcl-sjd.shtml

University of Southern California
2017/3/1
http://weblaw.usc.edu/how/gip/llm/onlineapplicationstatus.cfm

University of Texas, Austin
2017/3/1
https://law.utexas.edu/master-of-laws/application-information/

George Washington University
2017/3/15
https://www.law.gwu.edu/admission-deadlines-and-key-dates

Boston University
2017/4/15
http://www.bu.edu/law/admissions/llm-admissions/llm-degree-applicants/

University of Minnesota
2017/4/15
https://www.law.umn.edu/admissions/llm-admissions/how-apply

Vanderbilt University
2017/4/30
https://law.vanderbilt.edu/prospective-students/llm-program-/llm-admissions-process.php

Emory University
Applications are considered for fall on a space available basis through June.
http://law.emory.edu/admission/master-of-laws/index.html

Boston College
We accept applications on a rolling basis. We encourage you to apply early in the process.
https://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/law/admission-aid/llm-program/llm-admission.html

 

【LL.M. 2016年秋入学用出願締め切り日】 UCLA

UCLA LL.M. Programの出願締め切り日が発表されました。
https://law.ucla.edu/llm-sjd/llm-program/apply/

Application Deadline: Please submit your application and supporting documents (items 1-5 in the section below) to LSAC no later than February 15, 2016.

出願書類の説明箇所に下記にPersonal Statement要綱が記載されておりますが、フォントのサイズやdouble-spacedで3頁以内に纏めるといった条件は厳守した上で出願してください。限られたスペースで自らが伝えたいことを纏めるライティング技術も審査の対象であることを忘れないでください。

■ Personal Statement:
An important aspect of the application is the personal statement, in which applicants describe their objectives in pursuing graduate legal studies at UCLA School of Law. Discuss any matters relevant to your ability to succeed in law school and the practice of law, and any attributes, experiences, or interests that would enable you to make a distinctive contribution to UCLA and the legal profession. The personal statement should be typed double-spaced in 12-point font, and should not exceed three pages in length. When completing your online application through LSAC, please follow the instructions to attach an electronic copy of your personal statement to your application.

 

【LL.M. Application Deadlines for Fall 2015】: UCLA

UCLA LL.Mプログラムの締め切り日になります。

Please submit your application and supporting documents (items 1-5 in the section below) to LSAC no later than February 15.

http://law.ucla.edu/llm-sjd/llm-program/apply/

■ Items 1-5
1. Current Résumé or Curriculum Vitae
2. Personal Statement
3. Official Transcripts
4. Two to Four Letters of Recommendation
5. Official TOEFL Score

◆ Personal Statement:
An important aspect of the application is the personal statement, in which applicants describe their objectives in pursuing graduate legal studies at UCLA School of Law. Discuss any matters relevant to your ability to succeed in law school and the practice of law, and any attributes, experiences, or interests that would enable you to make a distinctive contribution to UCLA and the legal profession. The personal statement should be typed double-spaced in 12-point font, and should not exceed three pages in length. When completing your online application through LSAC, please follow the instructions to attach an electronic copy of your personal statement to your application.

上記インストラクション文面をハイライトしましたが、Personal Statemtnにて問われている内容、そして行間(同スクールはdoubel-spaced)、Personal Statment自体の長さ(分量)、そして文字の大きさは12と指定されています。各校のインストラクション内容もしっかりと確認しておきましょう。