How to Apply for the Course

Please ensure you have familiarized yourself with the course components and course descriptions found on our Legal Aid Clinic Courses page.

Application Process

  • Students entering their 2nd or 3rd year of common law, including the Programme de droit canadien
  • National Program students (i.e. students with a civil law degree who are enrolled in the common law program) 
  • Joint program students who are able to add the 6-credit Introductory Legal Aid Clinic course to their schedules

The University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic 
17 Copernicus St. 
Ottawa ON K1N 6N5

Or by fax at (613) 562-5602 

Or by email at 


Deadline for submitting completed applications: Monday, July 23, 2018, 5:00pm.

Interviews will be conducted for joint placements.



Students applying for this course must select an alternate course. Once all applicants are selected, the professor will inform the candidates as well as the Academic Affairs Office in order for the student to register in the course and drop the alternate course. For further information contact the Clinic at 613-562-5600.

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