Admissions Deadlines

SPECIAL NOTE:  If you are a September LSAT registrant affected by Hurricane Irma in Florida and will be applying under the Texas Law Binding Early Decision Program, we will offer you the option of holding your application for review until we receive your December LSAT score.  Please contact admissions@law.utexas.edu if you would like to pursue this option.

Incoming JD Application & LSAT

First-year students are admitted only in the fall semester, which begins the last week of August.

  • Applications for the 2018-19 academic year open: September 1, 2017
  • Early Decision (Binding) deadline: November 1, 2017
    • LSAT no later than September 2017
  • Regular Decision deadline: March 1, 2018
    • LSAT no later than February 2018

Transfer and Transient (Visiting) Application

  • Deadline for applications for Spring 2018: November 15, 2017 (open September 2017)
  • Deadline for applications for Summer 2018: May 1, 2018 (open March 2018, please contact the Admissions Office to receive an application)
  • Deadline for applications for Fall 2018:  June 18, 2018 (open May 1, 2018)

Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) Joint Degree Program

  • Deadline for applications for the 2018-19 academic year: March 1, 2018 (open September 2017).  Please contact the Admissions Office for a paper application.