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Congratulations to our newly-admitted graduate students!

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.

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 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.


Program Key Dates 

Course selection opens

July 12, 2019 (closes September 16, 2019 at 10:00 am)

Registration begins

July 15, 2019

Deadline for graduate students to apply to the IHR Clinic and IHR Clinic Practicum.

Please note that the IHR Clinic and IHR Clinic Praticum will only be available in the Winter term for the 2019-2020 academic year.

July 26, 2019

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

August 23, 2019


August 29, 2019

 Acquisition of TCard and UTMail 

September 3, 2019

Classes start

September 3, 2019

Course selection closes

September 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

Directed Research application due

September 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

The second and final installment of fee dueNovember 30, 2019

University Orientation Events

Grad Focused St George Campus Tours (SGS Lounge)

Monday, August 19, 12pm, 3pm, 5:30pm 

Wednesday August 21, 12pm, 3pm, 5:30pm

Friday August 23, 12pm, 3pm, 5:30pm

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

Monday, August 26, 1 to 5pm (Main Activity Hall)

School of Graduate Studies OrientationSeptember 3, 2019