Peter A Allard School of Law

How to Apply

Application deadlines

  May 2021 intake   September 2021 intake  
Applicant status Domestic applicant International applicant Domestic applicant International applicant
Applications open August 1, 2020 August 1, 2020 September 1, 2020 September 1, 2020
Application and document submission deadline February 1, 2021 November 1, 2020 April 15, 2021 February 1, 2021
Letter of reference deadline February 15, 2021 November 15, 2020 April 30, 2021 February 15, 2021
Domestic applicant early decision deadline* November 15, 2020 N/A February 15, 2021 N/A

*Domestic applicant early decision deadline: completed files (all documents uploaded and all references received) by the listed deadline will be evaluated for an early decision. 

Program Start Date

  • Students with a common law degree can start in May or September.
  • Students without formal common law training must start in May.  The May start date allows time for the completion of foundational courses in Canadian law. These courses are required before the advanced graduate or upper-year J.D. courses offered in September.

How to Apply online

Documents you will need to upload

In step 2 above, you will need to upload the following supporting documents:

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