University of Manitoba Law

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Contacts

Website: http://law.robsonhall.ca/
Phone: (204) 474-6130
Admissions e-mail: lawadmissions@umanitoba.ca
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Program Information

  • Juris Doctor - J.D.
  • 3 years in length


Admission statistics

  • Total number of applicants:700-900
  • Class size: 106

There are three (3) categories of admission to first year: Index score category, individual consideration category and Canadian Indigenous Category. For more information, click here

Admission Requirements

Course and Degree Requirements

  • Degree: Applicant must have completed at least two years of undergraduate study
  • Required Courses: NA
  • Recommended Courses: NA

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GPA

  • U of Manitoba uses a 4.5 scale

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LSAT

  • LSAT score contributes to 50% of Index Score used to rank applicants
    • No applicants scoring below 150 were admitted in 2012
  • For 2018 entry: must have been written between June 2013 and December 3, 2017
    • No older than 5 years
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Supporting Documents

  • Faculty of Law application form
  • Interim transcripts
  • Final transcripts
  • Proof of English proficiency (if needed)
  • For individual consideration category:
    • Personal statement
    • Résumé
    • Half-Time Questionnaire (if applicable)
    • Letters of reference (3)

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Timeline 2017-2018

  • November 1 Application deadline
  • Nobember 10: Deadline for submitting recommendation letters for Individual Consideration and Indigenous Applicants
  • December 3: Final LSAT
  • February 1: Deadline to submit transcript
  • Mid-February Individual Consideration applicants notified if selected for an interview
  • March 4 & 5 Individual Consideration interviews
  • Mid-March Offers made to Individual Consideration Category Applicants
  • End of June : Offers made in Index Score Category; Index Score minimum cut-off established, and wait list created

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Interview

  • Interview invitations will be sent out Mid-February for Individual Consideration applicants
  • Interview invitations will be conducted in March 4 & 5 for Individual Consideration applicants

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Tuition 2017-2018

  • In-province/domestic students:
    • First year tuition: $9,727
    • Total first year fees: $25,017 – $33,717
  • Out-of-province/non-domestic students:
    • First year tuition: $23,796

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