Organized Recruitment Timeline

August

  • Application Deadline for US OCIs
  • Application Deadline for Vancouver and Calgary OCIs (summer positions)
  • Application Deadline for Toronto OCIs (summer positions)
  • US OCIs (summer positions)
  • Academic Orientation Pt. I

September

  • Academic Orientation Pt. II
  • US Second Round Interviews (summer positions)
  • Calgary and Vancouver OCIs in Toronto (summer positions)
  • Toronto OCIs (summer positions)

October

  • Application Deadline for Ottawa summer IP jobs
  • Application Deadline for Halifax OCIs or holiday interviews

November

  • Toronto Second Round Interviews (summer positions) and offers
  • Public Interest Career Day
  • Halifax OCIs
  • 1Ls Info Session Part 1

December

  • Halifax and East Coast Interviews with candidates studying out West (over the holidays)

January

  • Application Deadline for Toronto (summer positions for "1L"  - McGill 2 of 3.5)
  • Application Deadline for Calgary "1L" Summer Recruitment Period 
  • Application Deadline for Ottawa (all summer positions)
  • Québec Career Day
  • Ontario Career Day
  • 1Ls Info Session Part 2

February

  • Application Deadline for Course aux stages
  • Application Deadline for Montreal's DOJ and PPSC
  • Interviews for Ottawa summer positions

March

  • Course aux stages interviews and offers

May

  • Application Deadline for Ottawa articling positions
  • Ottawa articling interviews
  • Application Deadline for Alberta articling positions

June

  • Application Deadline for Vancouver articling positions

July

  • Application Deadline for Toronto articling positions

Note: Deadlines for applications occur year round and preparation in advance is essential. While the CDO makes every effort to inform students about upcoming deadlines, each student is responsible for reading Mme Jobs, checking this website and logging in myFuture regularly to make sure they are not missing important information.