Requirements

You must be enrolled in the JD program in order to qualify.

Any enrolled JD student may take a course listed as an Aboriginal Law Option course. However, JD students who wish to receive formal recognition for having completed the Aboriginal Law Option, which consists of a notation on their transcript, must complete a minimum of 18 units in the area of Aboriginal Law and Indigenous Legal Traditions:

  1. Complete the compulsory course (3 units);
  2. Complete at least 15 units from the list of optional courses; and
  3. Complete the major paper requirement. 
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