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Upcoming Information sessions
Upcoming information sessions et visits to recruitment fairs are posted on our Recruitment Events page.
- September 14, 2016: Workshop for Re-Applicants
- October 5, 2016: Law School and Diversity Information Session
- October 6, 2016: General Plenary on Law Admissions
- October 30, 2016: McGill University Open House
The online application for Fall 2017 admission will be available as of September 1, 2016. Students in the University and Mature categories have until November 1, 2016 to apply, and November 8, 2016 to send in their supporting documents.
Please read through all the tabs under the admission section of this website carefully before applying as there are specific rules that must be followed for the creation and submission of supporting documents.
Admission Timeline (September entrance only)
Admission online application opens
Start of law school year
Come visit us and attend our Admissions Info Sessions (or view our webcast(s) online)
We might come and visit you! Check our website for recruitment visits
|End of October||McGill Open House - Come and meet us (Admissions and Student Ambassadors)|
|November 1||Admission application closes for most categories of candidates|
|December||Latest LSAT testing recommended|
|December-January||First round of offers|
Start of law winter term
You may be called for an interview (non-CEGEP candidates)
|February||Admitted Candidates Information Day|
|March 1||Admission application closes for CEGEP candidates|
|April 1||Candidates admitted in the first round have until this date to accept our offer and pay deposit|
Second round of offers
You may be called for an interview (CEGEP candidates)
First round of offers to CEGEP candidates
Start of Waitlist
End of law academic year
Most decisions will be made by mid to late May
|May 1||Admission application closes for Transfer candidates|
|July||Start of course registration for newly admitted candidates|