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Waleed Muad LLM’08

Waleed Muad LLM’08

Home Country: Saudi Arabia

“My first day in Bloomington was the start of a great page of my life book. My life is much better because of the quality of education I’m receiving at IU.”

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Apply to the PhD or Certificate Programs

Application Priority Dates

We will begin accepting fall applications on October 1st. The application process may have changed, so please be sure to follow the most up-to-date procedures as outlined below.

Applications to the PhD programs: Applications should be submitted by February 1. International applicants must allow ample time for the application to be reviewed and, upon admission, for visa documents to be processed and shipped.

Applicants to the Certificate in Legal Studies program: For instructions on how to apply to the Certificate in Legal Studies program, please contact the Office of Graduate Legal Studies.

How to Apply

All prospective PhD students must apply online using the new Indiana University eApp (Online Admissions Application). To complete the eApp, applicants to the PhD programs should select "Law PhD Degree" as the academic program to which they are applying, "Law and Social Science PhD" as the academic plan, and, if needed, "Law and Democracy" as the subplan. Please note that the law school also requires applicants to each degree program to submit a supplemental application. Please review the supplemental application requirements prior to completing the online eApplication (Law and Social Science | Law and Democracy).

Applicants to the Certificate in Legal Studies program: For instructions on how to apply to the Certificate in Legal Studies program, please contact the Office of Graduate Legal Studies.