DEADLINE: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 for Fall 2013 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests (except Executive LLM Tax Students)

While exams are still a ways off, it is important that you take time to review your exam schedule for any conflicts and apply for an exam postponement/accommodation per the rules. Let’s do everything we can to facilitate a smooth exam period, starting now.

The following important information regarding exam postponements/accommodations include:

  1. Fall 2013 Exam Schedule.
  2. Rules and Guidelines Governing the Postponement of Exams.
  3. Deadline is October 30, 2013.
  4. How to Submit a Postponement Request.
  5. Fall 2013 Exam ID Number.
  6. Accommodations for Students with Disabilities.
  7. Anonymity.
  8. Dropping a Class After Submitting a Request for Postponement.

Fall 2013  Exam Schedule
The exam schedule can be found at www.law.nyu.edu/academics/exams. The exam schedule was made available during registration so that students can avoid exam conflicts or rescheduling based on individual needs, work responsibilities or conflicts.

Rules and Guidelines Governing the Postponement of Exams
The detailed guidelines for postponement of examinations may be found online in the Academic Policies Guide 2013-2014 Edition, pages 12-14.

Deadline is Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Requests for postponements/accommodations must be made online via Exam Reporter beginning Wednesday, October 16. The deadline to submit all requests is Wednesday, October 30, 2013.

How to Submit a Postponement Request

  • Log onto ExamReporter
  • Click on “Postponements.”
  • In the section titled “Request Postponement” select the class for which you seek a postponement.
  • Select the type or reason for the requested postponement.
  • Click on the “Submit” button.

You will need to submit a separate request for each exam you wish to postpone.

Fall 2013 Exam ID Number
Log into ExamReporter to obtain your Fall 2013 examination number. Or log into ABRA and view the Registration Home page.

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities
If you have not done so already, all students with disabilities who need exam accommodations must immediately register with the Henry & Lucy Moses Center for Students with Disabilities. Their address and contact information to schedule an appointment is: Henry & Lucy Moses Center for Student with Disabilities, 726 Broadway, 2nd floor (212) 998-4980. In order to be given an accommodation for examinations, students are required to complete and submit a request for postponement/accommodation listing their fall 2013 exam schedule via Examreporter.

Anonymity
To maintain your anonymity in the grading process, DO NOT CONTACT YOUR FACULTY MEMBER if you have problems related to an exam. If you have any difficulties or extenuating circumstances involving your exam, please notify the Office of Academic Services via email law.exams@nyu.edu and provide us with a detailed explanation of your circumstances.

Dropping a Class After Submitting a Request for Postponement
Please be advised that you are required to notify the Office of Academic Services if you drop a class which no longer makes you eligible for a postponement. Failure to do so will result in violation of the rules which govern requests for postponements/accommodations.

If you have further questions, contact the Office of Academic Services for assistance via email: exams@exchange.law.nyu.edu or call 1-212-998-6020.

 

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