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 February 2018 are now open.

Applications close Thursday 30 November 2017.

Important notes:

  • Applicants will need 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 18 October 2017. 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 1. Orientation and the compulsory 'Foundations of Law and Lawyering' intensive unit start 12 February 2017. For further details please refer to the Law School website.
  • The Juris Doctor has one intake period per year, in February.
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