Law Student Affairs Office

The SAO has temporarily moved to the 6th floor due to renovations on the 4th floor.

Please consult the list below to find where we have temporarily moved to.

Student Affairs Office (Main Office Room 606)

Vrinda Narain, Dean, Academic - Undergraduate   (Room 607)

Nany Czemmel, Director of Student Life & Learning   (Room 614)

Vanessa Morelli, Student Affairs Consultant  (Room 514)

Giosi Rota, Student Affairs Consultant  (Room 608)

Lianne Barski, Senior Administrative and Student Affairs Coordinator

(Room 606)

Kelly Hanley, Student Affairs Coordinator (Room 606)

Jane Donga, Student Affairs Coordinator (Room 614)

2017-2018 Registration Dates-Now Available!

We have changed the presentation of Registration Materials based on student feedback, should you have further suggestions on how to improve, email thesao [dot] law [at] mcgill [dot] ca ( SAO) for future consideration.

Course Offerings 2017-2018

For the 2017-2018 academic year, registration on Minerva will begin on May 30, 2017 with priority registration for 4th Year students only. L’inscription prioritaire est destinée à faciliter l’accès aux cours contingentés et à assurer l’équité parmi les étudiants.

Course offerings, timetables, exam schedules and deadlines will be available on the SAO website in May. The Class schedule will also be available on Minerva. Students will be notified once the registration documents are ready.

Please make note of the revised registration dates below for 2017-2018 courses. The registration has been moved in order to be able to provide students with as much course schedule information as possible before registering. Merci de votre compréhension.

  • On Tuesday, May 30 at 9:00am, registration will open (credits limited to 9 credits per term) for Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 for returning 4L students.
  • On Thursday, June 1 at 9:00am, registration will open (credits limited to 9 credits per term) for Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 for returning 3L students.
  • On Tuesday, June 6 at 9:00 am, registration will open (credits limited to 9 credits per term) for Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 for returning 2L students.
  • On Thursday, June 8, registration will open at 10:00 to all years with a credit limit of 16 per term.
  • On Thursday, August 24, registration will open at 10:00 for all years with a credit limit of 18 per term.

NOTE: Returning students who fail to register in at least one course by Monday, August 14, 2017 may continue to register after this date and until the end of the registration period, but with late registration penalties.


École d'été de l'Institut du Nouveau Monde - 9 au 12 août 2017 à Montréal

La 14e édition de l'École d'été ayant pour thème Génération d'impact aura lieu du 9 au 12 août 2017 à l'ENAP- Conservatoire de musique et d'art dramatique de Montréal. Pour cette édition, nous souhaitons rassembler 400 jeunes de 15 à 35 ans.  En plus de développer les compétences civiques des jeunes, l'École d'été se veut un espace pour les jeunes, pour leur permettre de s'exprimer sur les divers enjeux de notre société et de proposer des pistes d'action et de solutions innovantes. 

Visitez notre site web et découvrez la programmation préliminaire dès aujourd'hui : ecole.inm.qc.ca

For information, please see the following brochures: 

PDF icon doc_presentation_court_ecole_ee2017.pdf

PDF icon doc_presentation_long_ecole_ee2017.pdf

PDF icon onepager_ee2017_en.pdf

The SAO will sponsor 2 students to participate in the program. The course will count for 1 non-law credit toward the BCL/LLB program. Please email your CV and description of why you wish to participate to the SAO (SAO [dot] law [at] mcgill [dot] ca) by July 10 at 3pm, with the subject line "École d'été de l'Institut du Nouveau Monde".


BCL/LLB Program Brochures

Icon: flyerThe brochures below outline the BCL/LLB program requirements. As there were changes between the 2014-2015 program, the 2015-2016 program, and the 2016-2017 program, we have posted all three program brochures for reference:


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