Urban Planning, MUP & Law, JD

for the joint degrees of Master of Urban Planning and Juris Doctor in Law


department head: Rolf Pendall

director of graduate studies: Bumsoo Lee


overview of admissions & requirements: https://urban.illinois.edu/programs-applying/master-urban-planning/how-to-apply-mup/ 

overview of grad college admissions & requirements: https://grad.illinois.edu/admissions/apply


department website: https://urban.illinois.edu/

program website: https://urban.illinois.edu/prospective-students/academic-programs/master-of-urban-planning

department faculty: https://urban.illinois.edu/people/meet-our-faculty/

college website: https://faa.illinois.edu/


department office: 111 Temple Buell Hall, 611 Taft Drive, Champaign, IL 61820

phone: (217) 333-3890

email: urbplan@illinois.edu


Joint degree programs provide the opportunity to complete two degrees in a compressed time frame.

Candidates admitted to the joint Master of Urban Planning and Juris Doctor must complete a minimum of 32 hours in urban planning, including core courses and capstone, plus the requirements of the law degree.