College of Law

How to Apply for M.L.W.

M.L.W. apply

We've outlined details below to walk you through the application process for our Master of Studies in Law (M.L.W.) degree. Online applications are processed by the UToledo College of Graduate Studies.

Application Deadline

The M.L.W. application deadline is July 31 (May 1 for international students needing student visas) to start classes in the fall. There is no spring start. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Application Requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Completed bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts from all higher education institutions attended
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Current resume

Standardized Test Scores: Students educated outside of the U.S. must also submit a TOEFL score. Otherwise, submission of LSAT, GRE, GMAT, or MCAT scores is optional. If testing is required, register for that test as soon as possible so that official scores are released to The University of Toledo before the application deadline.

Online Application

Start your M.L.W. online application at

  • Your personal statement and resume may be uploaded to your online application.
  • Official transcripts must be sent directly from the Registrar's Office of your school(s) to:

College of Graduate Studies
The University of Toledo
Mail Stop 933
2801 W. Bancroft Street
Toledo, OH 43606

  • Letters of recommendation may be emailed to OR sent to the mailing address above for official transcripts. They may also be uploaded to your online application.
  • Standardized test scores such as GRE, GMAT, or TOEFL must be submitted via ETS with Institution Code 1845.

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Toledo Law Admissions

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UToledo College of Graduate Studies

Last Updated: 8/13/20