Information for current students

Gain entry into your desired law degree through our flexible internal transfer program.

Who can apply?

Students already enrolled in a Macquarie degree who have:

  • completed between 24* – 48** cp of Macquarie units
  • completed Lex 101 or Lex 102
  • a minimum overall GPA 3.0/4.0 [ or 5.0/ 7.0], or higher.
  • * Note: Minimum 24cp must be studied in a current degree at Macquarie University.
    ** Note: Students who have completed more than 48 credit point.

Students who fulfill the requirements can directly course transfer into a Double Degree with Law or Single LLB. Students are advised to check the Course Transfer site for opening/closing dates.

The Course Transfer site opens in July and December for a limited time. Students who have fulfilled the requirements apply in December to begin Law in Session 1. To transfer to Law at the start of Session 2, please apply in early July.

What if I don't have 24 cp?

Students who have not completed 24cp will not meet the requirements for transfer and should apply in the next transfer period.

GPA – almost there?

Students must demonstrate the required GPA (or higher) in order to meet the requirements for transfer.

No LEX Unit?

Students must complete Lex 101 or Lex 102 in order to meet the requirements for transfer.

Missed the deadline for transfer?

All applications for course transfer must be received within the official course transfer period.

Late applications will not be accepted.

I have an incomplete grade

All incomplete grades need to be resolved to enable a course transfer to proceed.

Students with an incomplete grade will need to apply in the next course transfer period.

The outcome of your transfer application will be emailed to your student email address and updated on your Internal Transcript.

Students study Law 115 in their first Session followed by:

Please refer to the current Handbook for further details.

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Last updated: 17 Dec 2019