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Our degrees are highly regarded credentials, built upon a strong curriculum, consisting of core courses with a wide range of specialities;

Our renowned faculty members are outstanding and approachable educators and scholars who have authored many textbooks and publications impacting the policy and practice of law internationally;

Our century-long tradition of excellence has produced three Justices of the Supreme Court of Canada including the Chief Justice of Canada, a host of provincial and federal politicians, and numerous legal visionaries and other highly successful graduates.

We are one of Canada's top law schools, with excellent facilities and the second largest law library in Canada. Our graduate students come from both Canada and abroad.

We offer masters (LL.M.) and doctoral (PhD) programs.  Students may elect for a thesis or course-based LL.M.

Our faculty members have research interests in a broad array of Canadian and international law and can provide you with outstanding guidance.


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Alberta Law Review Relocates

The Alberta Law Review celebrates its new space in the John A. Weir Memorial Law Library (inside the Law Centre), courtesy of the Faculty of Law and University of Alberta Libraries.

Celebrating Research