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I have already accepted my offer to U of A, and am fairly confident U of A is the better choice for numerous reasons, but just thought id see what others thought. Im from BC and have no preference where I live/practice. 

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18 hours ago, AJD19 said:

I have already accepted my offer to U of A, and am fairly confident U of A is the better choice for numerous reasons, but just thought id see what others thought. Im from BC and have no preference where I live/practice. 

Both are fine.  U of S might wind up being cheaper, both in tuition and cost of living.  But there's no wrong call here, and nothing obviously preferring one school over another given what you say.

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3 hours ago, Malicious Prosecutor said:

Both are fine.  U of S might wind up being cheaper, both in tuition and cost of living.  But there's no wrong call here, and nothing obviously preferring one school over another given what you say.

Do you think it would be advantageous, career wise, to study in Alberta as it undoubtedly has a better legal market?

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Depends on what your goals are. USask would be cheaper, both for living expenses and tuition. U of A would be better if your goal was to practice in Alberta, but it ultimately comes down to personal preference. I also wouldn't say Alberta has an undoubtedly better legal market. There is plenty of demand for lawyers in Saskatchewan, depending on where your interests lie.

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15 hours ago, AJD19 said:

Do you think it would be advantageous, career wise, to study in Alberta as it undoubtedly has a better legal market?

U of A is undoubtedly better if you want to wind up practicing in Edmonton.  For Alberta as a whole U Sask is just as good.

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