ACADEMIC SERVICES

2017-2018 Year-Long Registration Guide and Registration Calendar

Registration for fall 2017 will begin on Friday, June 16 at 1:30 pm. You will have an opportunity to bid on spring 2018 courses beginning August 11 at 1:30 pm. The login portal for the COURSES registration system is https://courses.law.nyu.edu. […]

Information Regarding Graduation and Bar Certification

To:     Spring 2017 3Ls and Full-time LL.M.s From: Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and Registration Congratulations on completing your final semester! We understand that this can be an anxious season for you. Therefore, we are providing some […]

Spring 2017 Grades

Spring 2017 grades are due on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Once grades are approved by the Office of Records & Registration, they are posted to your record. Some grades have already been received and posted. Please keep in mind, though, […]

July 6th: Law of the Land: The Supreme Court’s Year In Review

Thursday, July 6th, 2017 8:00pm 92Y, 1395 Lexington Ave, NY, NY 10128 Presented by the Forum on Law, Culture & Society (FOLCS.org) The Supreme Court of the United States is the branch of government with the most mystery, and curiosity. The […]

May 2: Deadline to Drop a Spring 2017 Class

The deadline for upper-year students to drop a spring 2017 class is 4:45 pm on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Important items: Submit add/drop form to your program office by the deadline. Dropping to below 12 credits (3Ls and full-time LL.M. […]

Credit/Fail Option for J.D. Students Ends Tuesday, May 2

2L and 3L JD students may elect the credit/fail option for no more than two upper-level courses. (This count does not include classes where the only grade available is a CR, e.g., Lawyering, Journal, T.A. credits) You have until 11:59 […]

Spring 2017 Exam Schedules and Final Exam Guide

The exam period begins on Friday, May 5, 2017. First-year exams begin on Monday, May 8. Please review the exam schedule links below: All Exams First-year in-class exams First-year take-home exams The Final Exam Guide has been posted to the […]

Results of Exam Postponements/Accommodations Requests Will Be Made Available on Friday, April 21 via ExamReporter

Please note that the deadline to submit a request was March 31, 2017. Students who timely submitted a request will be able to view the results of their request beginning April 21, 2017 after 5:00pm via ExamReporter. Requests submitted after […]

May 1: Deadline for Submitting Outstanding Work from Prior Semesters (3Ls and Full-time LLMs)

As May 2017 graduation approaches, we write to remind you that it is imperative for students to submit their incomplete work from a prior semester to the faculty no later than May 1, 2017 (unless your professor has given you […]

1Ls – Registration Information Session on Monday, April 17, 1:00-1:30 pm

As you look forward to registering for classes for your second year, we know that you may have some questions. You may be unsure of the academic requirements for the J.D. degree. You may have questions about COURSES – the […]

1Ls and 2Ls: Sign Up for J.D. Academic Advising April 3-7

1L and 2Ls students are welcome to sign up for a fifteen minute appointment to speak with counselors from Academic Services, April 3-7. Counseling is not mandatory, but it is available for those who would like some guidance. How to […]

REMINDER: Spring 2017 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests – Available March 17 – March 31 (not applicable to Executive LL.M. Tax students)

While exams are still a bit way 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 […]

UPDATE: Applying for a clinic? Sign Up for J.D. Academic Advising March 23, 24, 30 or 31

J.D. students applying for a clinic in 2017-2018 are welcome to sign up for a fifteen minute appointment to speak with counselors from Academic Services. How to Sign Up for an Academic Advising Appointment Log in to your CSM account […]

2017-2018 Schedule of Classes is Available on the Course Management System

2017-2018 Schedule of Classes is Available on the Course Management System To: First- and Second-Year J.D. Students and Part-time LL.M. Students The fall 2017 and spring 2018 Schedules of Classes is currently be available on our web site at https://its.law.nyu.edu/cms/public/schedules/. […]

Spring 2017 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests – Available March 17 – March 31 (not applicable to Executive LL.M. Tax students)

While exams are still a bit way 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 […]

Advising Appointments

The 2017-2018 schedule of classes will be released by your return from spring break.  While registration for courses will not occur until mid-June, students are welcome to sign up for a fifteen minute appointment to speak with counselors from Academic […]

Fall 2016 Course and Faculty Evaluations

Fall 2016 course and faculty evaluations are now available. They can be accessed at http://www.law.nyu.edu/academicservices/courseandfacultyevaluations.

Presidents’ Day Holiday (February 20) and Legislative Monday (February 21)

The University (and all Law School offices) will be closed from Friday, February 17 at 4:00 p.m. through Monday, February 20, 2017. The University (and all Law School offices) will re-open on Tuesday, February 21 at 9:00 am. All Law […]

May 2017 Graduation Information in Albert

Please refer to the information below on how to update your May 2017 Graduation information using Albert: Graduation Applications: Please note we have entered your May 2017 Degree Application on your behalf. This application ensures that you are on the […]

Tuesday, February 7 – Deadline to Register for a Writing Credit and Directed Research

If you are still considering adding a writing credit or a Directed Research to your spring 2017 schedule, please note that the deadline to do so is Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 4:45 pm. As COURSES is no longer available […]

JD Credit/Fail Option Now Available for Designated Spring 2017 Classes

The JD Credit/Fail option is now available for 2L and 3L students for Spring 2017 classes that have the Credit/Fail option designated. J.D. students may elect this option on the designated classes or change their election via Albert until Tuesday, May […]

Last Daily Add/Drop Cycle in COURSES Ends at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 25

Add/Drop via COURSES ends Wednesday, January 25 at 9:30 a.m. Students who wish to drop a class after January 25 at 9:30 a.m. may do so by visiting their appropriate program office to fill out a drop slip. To ensure […]

Check Your Waitlist(s) and Conditional Add/Drop Requests in COURSES

If you are happy with your spring 2017 schedule, please remove yourself from any pending waitlist(s) and delete any pending conditional add/drop requests. Remember that as students adjust their schedules a seat may become available in a class for which […]

3L J.D. Degree Requirements Progress Review for Graduation

In preparation for May 2017 graduation, we strongly advise that you take a moment to review your academic record to make sure that you are on track to graduate. You are responsible for making sure you are in compliance with […]

Full-time Students Who Are Called for Jury Duty

Full-time students are eligible to request a deferment of their jury duty service. If you receive a summons for jury duty, bring the original summons to the Office of Academic Services (J.D.s) or Office of Graduate Affairs (LL.M.s) no later […]

Upper-Level Reading Groups

2L, 3L and LLM students have an exciting opportunity to join a spring semester Upper-Level Reading Group.  The idea of this pilot program is to pair small groups of students (no more than 12) with one or two JSD students […]

SIGN UP: Diversity and Inclusion Reading Group (Spring 2017) (2Ls, 3Ls, LLMs)

The Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging is offering a reading group for upper-year JDs and LLMs commencing this Spring semester with a cap of 20 students. A description of the reading group is set out below.   Online registration will take […]

Start of Classes Checklist and Reminders

Welcome back for the spring 2017 semester. This is just a reminder that classes begin Tuesday, January 17. As you know, daily add/drop will begin on Monday, January 9 at 1:30 pm and will continue each day between 1:30 pm until […]

Spring 2017 Daily Add/Drop Cycles Begin on January 9 at 1:30 pm

COURSES will open for Spring 2017 Daily Add/Drop Cycles on Monday, January 9 at 1:30 pm. Please keep in mind that the daily cycles are not live. Each day during the daily cycle, students may enter add/drop bids from 1:30 […]

Fall 2016 Grades

We thought it would be helpful for you to be aware of the deadlines for submission of fall 2016 grades. The deadlines are listed below. They also can be found in the PDF version of the online Academics Policies Guide, […]