International LLM and SJD Students

International LLM and SJD students should follow the outlined steps in order to successfully apply to Suffolk University.

1. Pay Deposit

Admitted LLM and SJD student must submit a non-refundable tuition deposit two weeks after acceptance. The deposit is $500 for LLM students and $1200 for SJD students.

2. Submit your Bank Statement

LLM and SJD students must submit a bank statement certifying $70,925 to the Office of Graduate Law Programs.

3. Obtain an Immigration Document (I-20)

The Office of Graduate Law Programs will issue your immigration document (I-20) approximately 2-3 weeks after the bank statement has been received. The I-20 will be sent by courier service to the address listed on the application for admission.

4. Apply for an F-1 Student Visa

After you receive your I-20, you will be ready to apply for the F-1 Student Visa. F-1 Visa Application Instructions

Mandatory New International Student Program

Date: TBA

ALL new international students, including law students, are required to attend.

If you have any questions please contact the Office of Graduate Law Programs at 617-573-8171 or via email.