1L-3L Provincial Recruitment Guidelines

Saskatchewan (2L) Regina and Saskatoon

  • ViLawPortal opens to employers: March 3, 2019
  • ViLawPortal closes to employers: Sunday, March 24, 2019
  • ViLawPortal open to students: Monday, March 25, 2019
  • ViLawPortal closes to students: Thursday, May 9th at 10:00 am (CST)

Mass Articling Interviews May 23 – 24, with any second interviews being held on Saturday, May 25, 2019

Calgary (1L) & Edmonton (1L)

  • ViLaw Portal opens to employers: Nov. 13, 2018
  • ViLaw Portal closes to employers: Jan. 4, 2019
  • ViaLaw Portal opens to students: Jan. 22, 2019 at 9:00am (MST)
  • ViLaw Portal closes to students: Jan. 31, 2019 at 11:59pm (MST)

Calgary Summer 2019 Recruitment Protocol for 1Ls

  • Application deadline:  Jan. 31, 2019, 11:59pm (MST)
  • Interviews: Feb. 19–22, 2019
  • Offers: Feb. 22, 2019, 5pm (MST)

London (1L & 2L) & & Kitchener/Waterloo (KW)/Guelph (1L & 2L)

  • ViLaw Portal Opens to Employers: November 26, 2018
  • ViLaw Portal Closes to Employers: December 11, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. EST
  • ViLaw Portal Opens to Students: December 14, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. EST
  • ViLaw Portal Closes to Students: January 25, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. EST

London 1L and 2L Summer Hiring Guidelines

Ottawa (1L & 2L) & Kingston (2L)

  • ViLaw Portal Opens to Employers: November 26, 2018
  • ViLaw Portal Closes to Employers: December 11, 2018
  • ViLaw Portal Opens to Students: December 14, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. EST
  • ViLaw Portal Closes to Students: January 18, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. EST

Ottawa 2L Summer 2019 Recruitment 

Toronto (1L)

  • ViLaw Portal opens to employers: November 19, 2018
  • ViLaw Portal closes to employers: December 19, 2018
  • ViLaw Portal opens to students: December 21, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. EST
  • ViLaw Portal closes to students: January 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. EST
Toronto 1L Summer Guide (2019)

Montreal & Quebec City (2021 Articling Positions)

  • ViLaw Portal Opens to Students: February 1, 2019
  • ViLaw Portal Closes to Students: February 6, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. EST

1L–3L Government Recruitment

2L Judicial Clerkships (*1L where noted)