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Can I apply if I was part time for some of my bachelor's?

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Hey guys, I'm thinking about applying to law school. I've noticed that most schools state that they require 3 years of full time study. When I started my bachelor's I got a little over a year's worth of transfer credits from my previous diploma, meaning I only had to go to the university for 3 years instead of the traditional 4. Because of some financial troubles however I had to be a part time student for 1 year. This means I only technically have 2 years of full time study. I will also not qualify for mature status, as I'm finishing up my last year of my bachelor's as I write this.

Knowing this, is it worth applying to schools in Ontario, or would I be wasting my time?

Thank's for your help!

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You can apply, yes. The degree itself matters more than how you did it, though the latter is also a consideration. If you feel strongly about it, you can make a brief mention of it in your personal statement, but I’m not sure even that’s necessary. 

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