How to Apply to the National Program

Candidates from uOttawa

Students who are currently at uOttawa or who have previously completed their LL.L. at uOttawa can complete the application form via uoZone. Applications open in late September. The deadline to apply is May 1st, 2021.

uOttawa applicants must complete the online application form (through uoZone), and submit the following documents by email to comlaw@uottawa.ca:

  • A personal statement that explains why they wish to pursue the National Program;
  • An up-to-date curriculum vitae.

Please note the $90 application fee is waived for applicants who are currently completing their LL.L at the University of Ottawa.


Candidates from other Canadian civil law schools

Civil Law students from other Canadian universities must apply through OLSAS. All applicants may start submitting their applications as of August 20, 2020. The deadline to apply is May 1st, 2021.

Non-uOttawa applicants must follow OLSAS instructions and provide:

  • Official transcripts;
  • Two letters of reference from LL.L. professors;
  • A personal statement that explains why they wish to pursue the National Program;
  • An up-to-date curriculum vitae.

Questions?

For all admissions questions, please contact comlaw@uottawa.ca

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