UMKC Catalog


LL.M. Academic Rules and Regulations

Attendance, Examinations and Grades, and Withdrawal from Courses

The administrative rules and regulations set forth for the juris doctor degree program covering these matters also apply to the master of laws degree programs.

Scholastic Probation and Dismissal

A student will be placed on scholastic probation whenever the student's GPA falls below 3.0 (2.7 for the LL.M. [Taxation] degree and LL.M. [General] with Estate Planning Concentration degree). A student on probation must attain an overall 3.0 GPA (2.7 for the LL.M. in [Taxation] and LL.M. [General] with Estate Planning Concentration) by the end of the next semester of coursework, or, unless an exception is made by the Graduate Studies Committee, the student will be dismissed from the program for academic deficiency.