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I'm looking to apply for Fall 2021 admission. The website states that:

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present proof of having completed, with standing satisfactory to the Faculty of Law, at least the first three years (45 units) of a program leading to a degree at the University of Victoria, or the equivalent at a recognized institution

I understand UVic does take into account fall grades. I will have the required amount of units (90 credits) only after the Fall 2020 semester is over (so late December, January), will I be eligible to apply for Fall 2021? The reason I'm asking is that it states that UVic does an initial evaluation prior to the completion of the Fall semester and I hope that does not immediately take me out of the running.

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Yes, lots of people apply in their fourth year while still undergoing completing their final 30 credits to reach 120 credits by graduation in April. Many also are accepted before completion of their fall term (if you look at acceptances for the 2020 term, acceptances went out to current fourth year students in November/December). If you don't have the stats to get in during that 'first round' by January, then you will send an updated unofficial copy of your transcript to show your fall marks from your fall 2020 semester which UVic will evaluate as well. 

 

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On 5/22/2020 at 5:07 PM, lawwwww said:

I'm looking to apply for Fall 2021 admission. The website states that:

I understand UVic does take into account fall grades. I will have the required amount of units (90 credits) only after the Fall 2020 semester is over (so late December, January), will I be eligible to apply for Fall 2021? The reason I'm asking is that it states that UVic does an initial evaluation prior to the completion of the Fall semester and I hope that does not immediately take me out of the running.

UVIC apps aren't even due until mid January and many won't get a decision until April, May, or later.You're fine.

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