Application dates and process for the Juris Doctor

When do applications open for the Juris Doctor and how do I apply?

Applications for admission into the Juris Doctor (JD) commencing in July 2018 open Tuesday 3 April 2018.

Applications close Friday 6 July 2018.

Important notes:

  • Applicants will need an LSAT score*, or be registered for the June 2018 LSAT in order to apply. The last date to register for the June LSAT is 1 May 2018. The minimum LSAT score required for JD admission is 150. (* Direct Entry Pathway students are exempt from the LSAT requirement.)
  • Information about selection criteria is available on the Law School website.
  • JD classes start earlier than Semester 2. Orientation and the compulsory 'Foundations of Law and Lawyering' intensive unit start 16 July 2018. For further details please refer to the Law School website.
  • The Juris Doctor is piloting a mid-year intake for 2018.
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