Get the right legal support! mylegalplan provides students access to legal resources such as customizable legal documents, 24/7 legal hotline to speak with a legal assistant and consultation with a lawyer from the national network to pursue any civil legal issues.

Plan Enrollment

To qualify for the Virtual Legal Support Plan - mylegalplan, you must meet the eligibility criteria and must use the service during the coverage period.

Plan Enrollment

Eligibility Criteria

All eligible domestic and international students are automatically enrolled in the Virtual Legal Plan - mylegalplan provided by the Student Association of MacEwan University.

This virtual legal plan covers a range of legal services that allow students to get the right legal support to pursue any legal civil issues. The Plan fee is included in your tuition each year you are eligible for the plan.

The eligibility criteria to be automatically enrolled in this plan are:

  • You are a member of SAMU as domestic or international students; and
  • You are enrolled in a continuing education program or course; and
  • You must be registered in an eligible program at MacEwan University which includes the Ponoka campus; and
  • You are a part-time or full-time student; and
  • You are residing in Canada and studying in person or online.
Eligibility Criteria

Coverage Period

Eligible students will receive 12 months of coverage starting the first day of the month when classes begin.

Fall Semester

Coverage September 1st to August 31st

Winter Semester

Coverage January 1st to December 31st

Spring Semester

Coverage May 1st to April 30th

Enrollment Confirmation

There are 2 ways to know if you are enrolled in the plan.

Check Term Fees

If you are not sure if you meet the eligibility criteria, please visit and login using your student account. If you have been charged the mylegalplan fee, then you are enrolled!

Contact Us

If you are unsure about whether you are eligible for the mylegalplan, please contact your Benefit Plan Office at before the applicable deadline.

Opting Out of this plan

Students may apply to opt out of the plan.

Opting Out of this plan

All eligible Students enrolled in mylegalplan may submit an online application to opt out of mylegalplan only one time during the academic year. This opt-out period is at the start of their period of study before the applicable term deadline.

The mylegalplan opt-out result is an annual opt-out. To keep your waiver active, you need to submit the online opt-out form every year.

Students who have opted out of the plan will automatically be enrolled on the anniversary of opting out.

  • mylegalplan only covers the student. There is no option to add family members to the mylegalplan; and
  • mylegalplan does not allow non-eligible students to opt-in to the plan or eligible students who previously opted out of the plan to re-enroll mylegalplan.

SAMU Benefits Plan Office

Phone: 780-497-4675
Address: 10850 - 104 Avenue NW
SAMU Building - SA-109A
Edmonton, AB. T5H 0S5

General Inquiries Line

Monday to Friday from 6:00am to 5:00pm MST

Phone: 1-877-746-5566 Ext. 7249