Law Student Affairs Office

Financial Support-Pilot Project 2017-2018

Are you living with a permanent disability?Icon: pennant

We are happy to announce a pilot project for the 2017-2018 academic year to financially support students (BCL/LLB or Graduate) who identify as having a permanently diagnosed disability.


You are eligible if you:

  • demonstrate financial need and qualify for full-time or part-time student financial assistance
  • are in satisfactory academic standing
  • are registered for the 2017-2018 academic year, full-time or part-time
  • are registered with the Office of Students with Disabilities

Combien pourriez-vous recevoir?

La valeur du financement disponible pour l’année 2017-2018 dépend du nombre de candidat(e)s et du besoin relatif d'autres candidat(e)s.

How to apply:

  • go to Minerva, select the Financial Aid/Awards tab > Financial Aid Menu > Apply for McGill Financial Aid > Apply for In-Course Financial Aid > Update your financial aid profile > Submit your application.
  • After submitting the Financial Aid application on Minerva, please send the following to Nancy.Czemmel2 [at] (Nancy Czemmel), Director of Student Life & Learning:
    • a copy of the confirmation email for your Financial Aid application
    • proof of registration with the Office of Students with Disabilities
    • a letter (max. 1 page), explaining how this financial assistance would help reduce the barriers you face related to your disability (disclosure of diagnosis is not necessary).
  • Deadline to apply: September 25, 2017

The Faculty of Law would like to acknowledge the Hugessen Fund for its generous support.

2017-2018 registration dates

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

Course offerings 2017-2018

Icon: open bookFor the 2017-2018 academic year, registration on Minerva began 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. See the Course offerings 2017-2018.

Course offerings, timetables, exam schedules and deadlines are on the SAO website. Class schedules are also available on Minerva

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: