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Timely Items:

Academic Calendar 2017-18
Academic Policies Guide
Academic Regulations and Requirements
    Guide (JD) (2017-18)

Credit/Fail Option for JD Students
Degree Requirements   
Early Exam Guide
First-Year Electives Guide
                                                                                                                           JD Degree Progress Report Instructions

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The links below are a map to the many academic resources that are on this website. If you feel that a link is missing, please send us an email.


Course Advising
Course Descriptions
Course Schedule Fall 2016
Course Schedule Spring 2017
Course and Faculty Evaluations
Course Updates
Directed Research
Faculty Profiles
Grade Distributions
Reading Groups
Required First-Year Courses
Scheduling Your Courses


Early Exam Guide
Exam Archives (Law Library)
Exam Policies (SA)
Exam Software (Exam4)
Final Exam Guide
Laptop Configuration
Take-Home Exam System (THES)

Guides Library

Academic Policies Guide
First-Year Electives Guide
JD Academic Regulations Guide
JD/MBA Student Handbook
Take-Home Exam System (THES) Guide
Year-Long Registration Guide

Getting Assistance

Course Advising
Academic Enrichment
Tutoring Program

JD Degree Information

Bar Information

Bar Exam Information
Applying for Graduation using Albert (for part-time LL.M. students only)


Academic Calendar
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Registration Calendar
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Year-Long Registration Guides


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Academic Scholarship Programs
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Hauser Global Scholars Program
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Litigation & Procedure
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Academic Services

If you need help with...

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Records & Registration

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  • Administration of Examinations
  • Degree Certifications
  • Grade Processing
  • Maintenance of Student Records
  • Transcript Requests


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