Academic Services

Timely Items:

Academic Calendar
Academic Policies Guide
Academic Regulations and Requirements
    Guide (JD) (2016-17)

Degree Requirements
First-Year Electives Guide
JD Degree Audit Instructions

Academic Sitemap

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
Required First-Year Courses
1L Reading Groups
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
Leave of Absence/Withdrawal
Non-Classroom Credits
Registration Calendar
Scheduling Your Courses
Transcripts and Enrollment Certifications
Writing Credit
Year-Long Registration Guides


Academic Careers Program
Academic Scholarship Programs
Furman Scholars Program
Graduate Degrees
Graduate Tax Program
Hauser Global Scholars Program
Hays Civil Liberties Program
Leadership Program in Law & Business
Study Abroad Programs

Academic Areas of Study

Cities & Land Use
Constitutional, Civil Rights, & Democracy
Corporate & Commercial
Criminal Justice
Family, Gender, & Sexuality
Global & International
Human Rights
Intellectual Property & Innovation
Labor & Employment
Legal Theory, History, & the Social Sciences
Litigation & Procedure
Regulation & Public Policy

Academic Services

If you need help with...

  • Curriculum Planning
  • Degree Progress
  • Degree Requirements
  • Examination Issues
  • Regulations and Policies

Records & Registration

If you need help with...

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


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Beginning at 1:30 pm on Monday, October 31, you will be able to submit bids for Spring 2017 Bidding Cycle #2. This is an opportunity for you to make changes to your spring 2017 schedule. This bidding... more

Your COURSES bidding results will be available beginning at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, October 25. To see the results, log onto Use your NetID and password to gain access. Under... more

As a reminder, please carefully note that if you are taking a seven-week course which ends in October, the deadline to drop that course is the last day the class meets. Once the class has ended, you... more

You will have the opportunity to bid for your 1L elective class beginning Wednesday, October 19, 2016. The JD 1L Bidding Cycle will open at 1:30 pm on October 19 and you will have until 9:30 am on... more

Vice-Dean’s Report to the Student Body About a Case of Formal Discipline in Academic Year 2015-16   In accordance with school rules, the Vice Dean’s Office is hereby informing the entire student... more