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Timely Items:

Academic Calendar 2018-19
Academic Policies Guide (PDF: 376 KB)
Academic Regulations and Requirements Guide (JD) (2018-19) (PDF: 292 KB)
Credit/Fail Option for JD Students
Degree Requirements  
Early Exam Guide - Fall 2018 (PDF: 157 KB) 
First-Year Electives Registration Guide (PDF: 590 KB)
Year-Long Registration Guide (PDF: 899 KB)

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 2018
Course Schedule Spring 2019
Course and Faculty Evaluations
Course Updates
Directed Research
Faculty Profiles
Grade Distributions
Reading Groups
Required First-Year Courses
Scheduling Your Courses


Early Exam Guide (PDF: 157 KB)
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 (PDF: 376 KB)
First-Year Electives Guide (PDF: 590KB)
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
Auditing a Class
Credit/Fail Option
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


Latest from the Docket

Your COURSES 1L Elective Cycle results will be available beginning at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, October 23. To see the results, log onto Use your NetID and password to gain...

The Office of Academic Services (Furman 400) will have drop-in hours 11:00 am-2:00 pm on Thursday, October 18 for 1Ls who would like assistance in bidding on their Spring 2019 1L Elective. The...

You will have the opportunity to bid for your 1L elective class beginning Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 1:30 pm.  You must enter your bid(s) in COURSES (the Law School’s registration system) prior...

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...

If you are still considering adding a writing credit or a Directed Research to your fall 2018 schedule, please note that the deadline to do so is Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 4:45 pm. You must...