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How to Apply

Your Application Package

Application Package You must complete your application for admission to Law School on-line at the OLSAS (Ontario Law School Application Service) website. All documents must be submitted to OLSAS directly, not to the law school.

The Deadline: The deadline to apply for the next fall session is November 1st.  Late applications will be not accepted.

In order for the application to be considered complete, OLSAS must have received all of the following components:

  • Completed on-line application form which includes:
    • Personal Statement
    • Autobiographical Sketch with verifiers
    • Required Personal Information (date of birth, etc.)
  • LSAT Reports (English program only)
  • Letters of Reference (two letters are required)
  • Official Transcripts for All Post-Secondary Studies

Persons of indigenous ancestry, First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples may apply as either general or Aboriginal applicants.  If students are applying in the Aboriginal category, they must also provide an up-to-date curriculum vitae to OLSAS.

Writing Your Personal Statement

Personal Statement The Personal Statement each candidate must prepare is a critical part of the application and should be thought of as an interview with the Admissions Committee. Read more...

Submitting transcripts

Transcripts for all your post-secondary education must be submitted to OLSAS.


Obtaining Letters of Reference

It is important that you carefully choose the persons who will write your letters. Read more...

Writing the LSAT

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is required for all persons applying to first year, without exception. Read more...

Application Forms

All applications for admission are to be completed on-line at the OLSAS (Ontario Law School Application Service) website. Paper application kits may be obtained, for an additional fee, from the OLSAS website or at the address indicated below.

Ontario Law School Application Service
Research Lane
Guelph ON  N1G 5E2
Tel: (519) 823-1063

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Last updated: 2009.12.15