UAlberta Law is one of Canada's top law schools, and the oldest in western Canada. Our alumni include former Alberta Premier Peter Lougheed, former Supreme Court of Canada Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin, three provincial chief justices, numerous influential business leaders and many accomplished lawyers, judges, administrators and scholars.
We offer undergraduate Juris Doctor (JD), masters (LLM) and doctoral (PhD) programs.
Want to study law? Our Juris Doctor (JD) program combines solid fundamentals with a wide range of specializations. Learn more about our application requirements and applicant profile pages. The JD program application deadline for 2019 is November 1, 2018.
The Faculty of Law is one of the Canada’s leading law schools, and is ranked by Times Higher Education among the top law schools in the world. The Faculty offers Master of Laws (LLM) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) graduate degrees that provide opportunities for students to engage in advanced legal research under the supervision of leading scholars with expertise in a broad range of subject matter.
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