Academic Services

Timely Items:

Academic Calendar
Academic Policies Guide
Academic Regulations and Requirements Guide (J.D.)
Degree Requirements
Exam Information and Schedule


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 an email to


Course Advising
Course Descriptions
Course Schedule Fall 2014
Course Schedule Spring 2015
Course and Faculty Evaluations
Course Updates
Directed Research
Faculty Profiles
Grade Distributions
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

ABRA Registration Guide
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

Academic Assistance
Course Advising
Academic Enrichment
Tutoring Program

JD Degree Information

Bar Information

Bar Exam Information
Applying for Graduation using Albert


ABRA Bidding Registration System
Academic Calendar
Leave of Absence/Withdrawal
Non-Classroom Credits
Registration Calendar
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

Intellectual Property & Antitrust
Labor & Employment


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

Contact information:
Furman Hall, Room 400
245 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012
Telephone: (212) 998-6020
Facsimile: (212) 995-4535
Hours: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Michelle Kirkland
Assistant Dean for Academic Services & Registration
245 Sullivan Street, 404
New York, NY 10012
Telephone: (212) 998-6021
Facsimile: (212) 995-4535

Amy Chu
Senior Director, Academic Services & Registration
245 Sullivan Street, 403
New York, NY 10012
Telephone: (212) 998-6036
Facsimile: (212) 995-4523

Margarite Quinones
Associate Director for Academic Services, JD Division
245 Sullivan Street, 402
New York, NY 10012
Telephone: (212) 998-6014
Facsimile: (212) 995-4535

Contact information:
Furman Hall, Room 400
245 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012
Telephone: (212) 998-6040
Facsimile: (212) 995-4523
Hours: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Kevin Anterline
Manager, Office of Records and Registration
245 Sullivan Street, 401
New York, NY 10012
Telephone: (212) 998-6037
Facsimile: (212) 995-4523


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