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Applications for 2018 are now open 

Applications will close on November 30th.  Applicants should be aware that they will require an LSAT score, or be registered for the December 2017 LSAT in order to apply.  The last date to register for the December LSAT is October 18th.  The February 2018 LSAT cannot be used for admission in 2018.

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Intensive

In order to establish a core body of theoretical and skills based knowledge at the commencement of the JD, Foundations of Law and Lawyering is delivered intensively.  This class will run in the two weeks prior to Semester One (commencing Monday 12th February 2018) from Monday to Friday.  All applicants should ensure that they are able to attend this class.  Applicants who believe that they may have difficulty attending this class should contact the Deputy Head (Students) to discuss further.

Orientation

2018 JD Orientation activities will take place during the intensive unit, Foundations of Law and Lawyering.

Transfers

Applicants applying to transfer into the JD should complete the standard application from and include all information from their JD studies, including links to unit outlines.  Applications for transfers will be considered on a case by case basis as and when they are received. Students are able to transfer into the course mid year.

Equity and Diversity Pathway

Applications for the Equity and Diversity Pathway for 2018 are now open and will close on November 30th.  For information on the application process please refer to the Application Form.