Student Awards

The Law Society Gold Medal and Prize

Awarded to the graduating student with the highest cumulative grade point average over three years of study at the Allard School of Law​.

2015   Kayla Strong

Recent Allard School of Law graduate Kayla Strong is the recipient of this year’s Law Society Gold Medal Award, a prestigious and highly coveted medal awarded each year to the JD student who has maintained the highest cumulative grade point average during their time in law school. Read More>

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Ray Herbert Award

Awarded to the best all-round graduating student as determined by a committee of his or her peers. The criteria used in making the selection are academic achievement, athletic involvement, the ability to work with and lead others, and moral force of character.  Honours Ray Herbert, D.F.C., C.D., Q.C. who rendered extraordinary service to his country both in war and peace, to his university and the Faculty of Law, and to the legal profession in BC.

2017   Alyssa Anson LEUNG and Maria OSWALD

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