Macquarie University set to open new law school building

6 February 2024

Macquarie University is awaiting their stunning new law school building (opening 2024), designed to embody a bold vision for a new world of legal education.

The new building, named in honour of the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG, will provide unique opportunities for students, scholars, alumni, and professionals alike.

Macquarie University Law School building exterior artist's impression
Artist’s impression of New Michael Kirby Building at Macquarie University (Image credit: Macquarie University)

About the Macquarie Juris Doctor Program

Macquarie’s three-year Juris Doctor degree excels in hands-on, real-world experience and allows graduates to go on and complete qualifications for admission to the legal profession.

World-class facilities
Study with the advantages of Macquarie University’s high-tech library and innovative MUSE study space, and opportunities for practical experience in the Social Justice Clinic. Macquarie’s brand-new Michael Kirby Building will soon unite cutting-edge facilities, industry partners, and more under one roof.

Macquarie University Law Society (MULS)
Macquarie University Law Society (MULS) is a student-run body for all law students at Macquarie University. MULS has existed for more than 40 years, and the benefits it provides to students are a testament to the hard work of previous and current executive councils.

Program: Juris Doctor
Location: North Ryde, Sydney
Intakes: February & July
Duration: 3 years
Application Deadline: While there is no set application deadline, you are encouraged to apply a minimum of 3 months prior to the program start date.

The LSAT is not required for admission.

Start your Macquarie University Juris Doctor application here


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