Student Life

The clubs and committees at UofA Law all work together to produce an event-filled year within our faculty. Although most clubs and committees fall under the LSA umbrella, all run their own show and do what is necessary to raise funds, run events, and complete projects. Although the year-to-year duties vary, the following is a list the major responsibilities shared by all individual groups at UofA Law, but with a spirit of teamwork and school community in mind:

  • Advocating for Student Concerns
  • Aiding and Abatting Softball Tournament
  • Annual Law Show
  • Annual Rugby Tournament
  • Annual Ski Trip
  • Annual Yearbook
  • Articling Seminars
  • Carbolic Smoke Ball (Law Student Formal)
  • Condensed Annotated Notes (CANs)
  • El Hacko Golf Tournament
  • Elections
  • Graduating Class Photos
  • Graduation Ceremony & Dinner
  • Law Games
  • Law Wear Sales
  • Lawspiel Curling Tournament
  • Management of The Gavel Student Lounge
  • Monthly Law School Newspaper
  • Orientation Week
  • Professional Workshops
  • Regular Social Events i.e. Halloween, St. Patrick’s Day, TABS, FABS & BBQs
  • Special Speakers
  • Sports and Intramurals
  • Student Honour Awards and Excellence in Teaching Awards
  • Student Legal Services
  • The Who’s Who (Student Directory)
  • Trip to the Alberta Oil Sands
  • Used Book Exchange
  • Weekly Intramurals