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Joint Degree Program Applicants

JD/MBA Applicants

The JD/MBA is a four-year program combining the resources of the Willamette University College of Law and The Atkinson Graduate School of Management in two professional degrees: the Juris Doctor and the Master of Business Administration.

How to Apply

To apply for admission to Willamette University College of Law, an applicant must complete the JD application process and indicate on their application that they are applying to our top JD/MBA program. The Atkinson Graduate school of Management will accept all of your JD application documents and contact you to schedule an interview.

Once a JD student is admitted to Willamette University College of Law they can apply to add the MBA onto their program at any time during their first year.

When to Apply

Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their applications far before the April 15th priority application deadline. Students who wish to be considered for scholarships should apply as early as possible. The deadline to apply is August 15th.

Please note, applications will continue to be accepted following the priority deadline so long as there are seats available in the upcoming first-year class. If you have questions, please contact the Admission Office directly by phone: (503) 370-6282 or by email at

Willamette University

College of Law

Office of Admissions
Willamette University
245 Winter Street SE
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.
(503) 370-6282