How to Apply for the Certificate in Law

Applying for the Certificate in Law

 

Applications for the Certificate are currently closed, but will re-open on January 1, 2018 for summer term registration for courses beginning in May 2018.

You should apply for the Certificate in Law before registering for courses.

You’ll be applying on Queen’s central admissions web portal. First, download our step-by-step guide on how to apply for the certificate.

Download application instructions

Then, visit Queen’s admissions portal (https://webapp.queensu.ca/admission/apply/)  and follow the steps outlined in the guide.

Apply via Queen’s Admissions

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Queen’s students are required to take two courses at the 700 level as well as two at the 200 level. Students admitted to the Certificate in Law only (and not also completing a Queen’s degree program) must enroll in, and complete, all courses at the 700 level to qualify for the Certificate in Law.

Criteria for admission to the Certificate:

The Certificate in Law is available to students across Canada who meet the following admission requirements:

• Must be in good academic standing;
• Must be highly proficient in the English language, meeting at least the minimum undergraduate degree language proficiency requirements;
• Successful completion of a first-year undergraduate university degree program in full-time studies with a minimum CGPA of 2.60. Note that undergraduate students at other institutions will need a Letter of Permission to credit Certificate courses toward their home degree. or;
• Successful completion of a first-year college degree program in full-time studies with a minimum CGPA of 2.90. Note that students will need a Letter of Permission to credit Certificate courses toward their home degree. or;
• Successful completion of a university undergraduate or graduate degree program with a minimum CGPA of 2.60, or;
• Successful completion of a two-year college degree program with a minimum CGPA of 2.90.

The Certificate in Law is an undergraduate program credential and is not designed for graduate degree credit.

Registering for our online courses:

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Note that we recommend that students apply to the Certificate in Law before registering for courses.

Classes are listed on Arts and Science Online. Once registered for the Certificate, all students (Queen’s and off-campus students) can register for classes through the Queen’s course management system SOLUS.