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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.


Program Key Dates 

Course selection opens

July 11, 2024

Registration begins

July 15, 2024

Deadline for graduate students to apply to the IHR Clinic.


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

August 23, 2024

Orientation (Online Event)

August 21, 2024

Classes start

September 3, 2024

Directed Research application due

 September 11, 2024 at 10:00AM

Add/Drop deadline for first term and full year courses

September 18, 2024 at 10:00AM

The second and final instalment of tuition fees dueNovember 30, 2023


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


School of Graduate Studies OrientationDetails coming soon