Admissions Requirements

To qualify for admissions to the Two-Year J.D. for International Lawyers, applicants must:

  • Have a reportable score from either the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT) or the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Hold a first degree in law (LL.B.) or equivalent from a foreign institution (non-U.S.)
  • Hold a graduate degree in law (LL.M or equivalent)
  • Have outstanding academic credentials
  • Possess exceptional English language proficiency
  • A TOEFL or IELTS score report or proof of a degree taught entirely in English

Only those applicants with exceptionally strong academic credentials and proficient skills in the English language will be admitted.

All applicants must apply through the Law School Admissions Council (LSAC). Applicants will not be evaluated until their completed application and all required supporting documents are submitted to Wake Forest University School of Law through LSAC. Early application is advised.

Follow the procedures outlined under Application Requirements to apply for admission.