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Location Ottawa, ON
LSAC Profile University of Ottawa Faculty of Law
Ivy Global Profile University of Ottawa – Faculty of Law
No. Seats in 1L 280
No. Applications 3469
GPA Most successful applicants have at least an A- average overall (CGPA)
LSAT No minimum LSAT
Last Accepted LSAT
Multiple LSATs Highest score
GPA: LSAT Weight The weight given to the LSAT will vary according to the other elements in each applicant’s file
Applicant Profile
Personal Statement Writing Your Personal Statement
Reference Letters 2, at least 1 academic but preferably both
Admission Deadline November 1
Admission Categories General; General with Special Circumstances; Aboriginal; Mature; Access
Application Apply online through OLSAS
Application Documents
  • Completed on-line application form which includes:
    • Personal Statement
    • Autobiographical Sketch with verifiers
    • Required Personal Information (date of birth, etc.)
  • LSAT Reports (English program only)
  • Letters of Reference (two letters are required)
  • Official Transcripts for All Post-Secondary Studies [Link]
Housing Residence
Tuition and Fees Current Tuition and Fees
Scholarships Admission Scholarships
Financial Assistance Financial Aid
Combined Programs JD/MBA; JD/MA (International Affairs); Canadian and American Dual JD Program
1L Classes Your First Year
Exchange Programs International Exchanges
Clinical Programs Community Legal Clinic
Moot Competitions Competitive Moots
Student Legal Clinic Community Legal Clinic
Law Journal Ottawa Law Review
Student Council Common Law Student Society
Careers Office Career & Professional Development Office