When enrolling in a program at the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section, it is the responsibility of each student to:
- Become familiar with the specific degree requirements of their program and ensure that their course selection meets these requirements;
- Ensure that they have completed any prerequisites for courses selected;
- Ensure that there are no holds in your Student Centre dashboard preventing you from enrolling prior to the enrollment period;
- Ensure that the courses selected do not result in class schedule or exam schedule conflicts;
- Meet all deadlines indicated in the important dates published by the Common Law Section and the University of Ottawa;
- Become familiar with the Common Law Section’s Academic Regulations and other regulations of the University of Ottawa. It is understood that, by the act of enrolling, students agree to abide by these regulations.
- Become familiar with your enrollment tools. All Student Centre applications in your uoZone Applications tab will have a pdf tutorial under their name. To open the tutorial for one application, click tutorial (PDF) under the application title.
Students are welcome to consult a member of the Common Law Student Centre for assistance with any of these issues.
- Enrollment in some courses (those requiring a selection process and Directed Research Projects requiring a professor’s approval) will not be possible online. Where this is the case, notice is given in the course description found in the course search engine. These courses must be added to your enrollment by the Common Law Student Centre.
STEP 1 - PLAN YOUR COURSE SELECTION AND TIMETABLE
- Consult the degree requirements and course sequence for your program to verify the mandatory and optional courses for which you should enroll in the upcoming year.
- Use our course search engine to view the full descriptions of courses offered in the upcoming year. You can filter your search based on a variety of criteria including class schedule, instructor, term and year of study.
- Check the examination timetable . Ensure that the courses in which you enroll do not have exams scheduled simultaneously. No accommodation is provided for exam timetable conflicts and it is each student's responsibility to ensure they do not have any exams scheduled simultaneously.
STEP 2 - ENROLL FOR YOUR COURSES
- Log into uoZone and, under Applications, click Student Centre. Under Academics, click on Enroll.
STEP 3 - VIEW YOUR TIMETABLE
- Your timetable is only available via the Student Centre function. You can access it by logging into your uoZone account and, under Applications, click Student Centre.
STEP 4 - PAY YOUR TUITION FEES
- You can access your online statement of account on your Student Centre, which is located under Applications in your uoZone account.
Specific program registration instructions
This is a bilingual program and students are required to take their mandatory courses in either French or English. Course offerings are determined by the Faculty each year. The language of instruction for mandatory courses can vary. For the 2018/2019 academic year, the mandatory course codes are:
CML4544N Procédure civile I
CML4546N Études en common law et équité
1 Elective course during the January term.
CML4545N La responsabilité professionnelle et les enjeux de la pratique de droit
3 Elective courses during the Winter term.
Common law elective courses may be taken in either French or English.
Please note that the enrollment for mandatory courses will be done by the Common Law Student Centre prior to the start of the official enrollment period on June 21, 2018. Once enrolled in these mandatory courses, you will not be able to withdraw on uoZone, it will be necessary to contact the Common Law Student Centre. However, it is your responsibility to proceed with the enrollment of your elective courses (in the winter term only - including the January intensive term).