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Congratulations to our newly-admitted graduate students!

The Graduate Program team is here to help you prepare for your journey at the Faculty of Law. Please take the time to carefully and thoroughly read the following information, which describes a number of action items you will need to complete in the coming weeks. We are delighted to welcome you to the U of T Faculty of Law Graduate Program. You are joining a stimulating and diverse intellectual environment at a law school considered to be one of the very best in the world. We are confident that you will gain a lot from, and bring a lot to, our program.

We encourage you to join the Graduate Law Students' Association (GLSA) Facebook page and to participate in any upcoming events.

We encourage you to check this page regularly, as we will be regularly updating the content throughout the summer.


If you would like to keep abreast of the University’s position on COVID-19, please refer to the University’s website for the latest COVID-19 updates and FAQs. Please also refer to the COVID-19 updates from The School of Graduate Studies. The Vice-Provost Students website also contains a wealth of information.

Program Key Dates 

Course selection opens

July 2022 (exact date to be announced)

Registration begins

July 18 2022

Deadline for graduate students to apply to the IHR Clinic.

To be announced

Recommended fee payment deadline for Fall semester (for more information see Registration webpage)

September 1, 2022


To be announced

Classes start

September 6, 2022

Course selection closes

September 21, 2022 at 10:00AM

Directed Research application due

September 21, 2022 at 10:00AM

The second and final instalment of tuition fees dueNovember 30, 2022


SGS Web Chats and Webinars for Newly Accepted Students

To be announced.


University Orientation Events

Transitioning to Grad School: Strategies for Success in a Research Program

To be determined

School of Graduate Studies OrientationTo be determined