Career Networking Night #2

Interested in studying law, working in the legal system, or teaching and pursuing research in a law-related area? Join us for a conversation with three University of Waterloo alumni on Wednesday, November 18 from 7-8:30 pm. Our speakers this week will include Brad Hanna (Corporate Lawyer), Patrick Lalonde (Criminology Professor), and Valerie Boudreau (Western Law Student).You must officially register by November 18 at 10:00 am in order to gain access to the Zoom link prior to the event.https://www.eventbrite.ca/…/explore-your-options-career…

Career Networking Night

Interested in studying law, working in the legal system, or pursuing research? Join us for a conversation with three University of Waterloo alumni on Tuesday, November 10 from 7-8:30pm. Our speakers this week will include Akash Dhillon (Queen’s Law Student), David Klaponski (Tech Lawyer), and Ashley Ryan (UW PhD Student).You must officially register by November 10 at 10:00am in order to gain access to the Zoom link prior to the event.https://www.eventbrite.ca/…/explore-your-options-career…

University of Toronto Law School Information Session

On Monday, October 26, the Legal Studies Society is happy to welcome back the University of Toronto. Are you interested in applying to Canada’s top law school, UofT’s Faculty of Law? A JD Admissions committee member will walk you through the admissions requirements, process, financial aid, student life, and all you need to know! This event will be capped at 200 participants, so sign-up ASAP. Registration closes on October 26. You must officially register in order to gain access to the Zoom link prior to the event.https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/uoft-law-jd-admissions-hosts-university-of-waterloo-2020-registration-125725495341*Please note that this event is solely for registered University of Waterloo undergraduate students.

Ryerson Law School Information Session

Did you know that Ryerson Law opened its doors for the first time this year? If you are interested in learning what it’s like to study law at Ryerson University, please join us at this upcoming FREE information session on Thursday, October 8 from 7-8pm. This session will be virtually hosted by the Legal Studies Society and a Ryerson Law JD Admissions representative. This event will be capped at 100 participants, so sign-up ASAP. Registration closes on October 8 at 10:00 am. You must officially register in order to gain access to the Zoom link prior to the event. *Please […]

Western Law School Information Session

If you are interested in learning what it’s like to study law at Western University, please join us at this upcoming FREE information session on Monday, October 5 from 7-8 pm EDT. This session will be virtually hosted by the Legal Studies Society and a Western Law JD Admissions representative.This event will be capped at 100 participants, so sign-up ASAP. Registration closes on October 5 at 10:00 am EDT. You must officially register in order to gain access to the Zoom link prior to the event. * Please note that this event is solely for registered University of Waterloo undergraduate […]

Fall 2020 – First General Meeting

Do you want to learn more about the Legal Studies Society and what we provide for undergraduate students at the University of Waterloo? Are you in the Legal Studies program and/or have law-related interests? Would you like to get involved with us? Join our conversation on September 23rd to hear about the exciting events we have planned for the Fall term. These include law school information sessions, Q&A panel with law school students, networking webinars with legal professionals, our student and professor spotlights, and more! You also get the opportunity to meet our executive team and ask us questions about […]

Law School Admissions Information Session

The Legal Studies Society and The Centre for Career Action have teamed up to bring you another information session for law school admissions! This collaborative event is free for all students who are pursuing law school in the future. A Further Education Career Advisor will be opening the event with information about admissions to Ontario law schools, while also talking about the Canadian admissions process in general. A Career Advisor will then walk through the steps of the admission process, focusing on what is required from applicants and how the Centre for Career Action can provide support along the way. […]

Mock LSAT

Are you interested in or planning to take the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) in the future? Get the chance to practice with our mock LSAT! The Legal Studies Society is giving students a chance to write a FREE mock LSAT under replicated conditions of the real test. The test will be taken in a computer lab, with a break provided. Snacks and a clear water bottle are allowed. When: Saturday, February 29, 2020Where: Biology 1 370, 8:30 am – 12:30 pmDue to limited spots, please reserve your seat as one of the 25 people to write the test. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mock-lsat-tickets-93999269345?fbclid=IwAR23SLZQyUCu-FxRTgKcibxKmNfngEFkJ-wVRdogM4Cs5VlEww0ZPF6Q1eY

Annual Prison Tour: Maplehurst Correctional Complex

Sociology and Legal Studies students:Are you interested in visiting a medium/maximum security facility? Join us on our annual prison trip on Thursday, March 12! We will be visiting Maplehurst Correctional Complex on Thursday, March 12. Due to limited spots, we request that you please fill out the application form below. Application form link: https://forms.gle/nXEDJK9M7SA14XaS6