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.
Ready to learn more about the law? We offer a masters and doctoral program for legal scholars who are interested in continuing their work and education in the legal field. These graduate programs offer endless opportunities for areas of interest and research, supervised by our award-winning Faculty members. Whether you are from Canada or across the globe, the masters and PhD programs set you on a path to a
that will allow you to thrive professionally.
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