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Hi, I was wondering if anyone knows about UVic's transfer applications. I am a 1L at another Canadian Law school. I have average to good grades from first semester which I will try to upgrade a bit second semester (all Bs and B+s). 

 

I did not apply to UVic last year but I would probably be a borderline candidate had I applied. I had a very high undergrad GPA, and average-ish LSAT. 

 

I have a couple of reasons for wishing to transfer. I went to school in the city where I am from, after having been away for a long time. I cannot be happy here. I am having some environmental issues that are greatly impacting my mental health. I am planning to transfer regardless. I am interested in the program because I love the city, very interested in working in BC, and from my research, it appears to be a good program. 

 

So to get to the point:

 

Do you like the UVic program?

Is it worth transferring into?

 

Has anyone been through the transfer process? 

If so, what are they typically looking for? (I find the requirements from the website unclear)

 

Thank you. :) 

 

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