Feb. 24 – Deadline for Exam Postponement/Accommodation Request – Spring 2020 Mid-Term and Seven Week Final Exams

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1. EARLY 7 WEEK SPRING 2020 EXAM SCHEDULE

2. RULES & GUIDELINES GOVERNING THE POSTPONEMENT OF EXAMS

3. REQUESTS FOR EARLY 7 WEEK EXAM POSTPONEMENTS/ACCOMMODATIONS: Deadline February 24

4.  Spring 2020 EXAM ID NUMBER

5. ACCOMMODATIONS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

6. ANONYMITY


1. EARLY 7 WEEK SPRING 2020 MARCH EXAM SCHEDULE:
The exam schedule is made available during registration so that students can avoid exam conflicts or rescheduling based on individual needs, work responsibilities or conflicts. The exam schedule can be found at: http://www.law.nyu.edu/academics/exams/index.htm.

PART-TIME STUDENTS:
As stated on the Year-Long Registration Guide, part-time students may register for a maximum of 6 credits per semester. Students, who are employed full-time, however, are strongly advised to limit the course load to 4 or 5 credits per semester. Whether one is registered for 2 credits or 6 credits in a given semester, all part-time students are required to take their exams as scheduled, which may include daytime exams for an evening course; rescheduling is not permitted. Certain required courses for some programs and exams are not offered in the evening.

2. RULES & GUIDELINES GOVERNING THE POSTPONEMENT OF EXAMS:
The detailed guidelines for postponement of examinations may be found online in the Academic Policies Guide 2019-2020 Edition.

https://www.law.nyu.edu/academicservices/academic-policies/exams


STUDENTS WHO MAY HAVE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING SITUATIONS CAN REQUEST A POSTPONEMENT/ACCOMMODATION:

Class Conflict:
Students who wish to reschedule an exam because of a class conflict (class scheduled during time of exam).

Illness:
Exam postponements due to illness must be approved by the Office of Student Affairs.  Postponement requests must be accompanied by a note from your physician stating that you are too ill to sit for your exam on the date and time it was scheduled, and if possible, stating when he or she expects you to be well enough to take your exam.  Please note that accommodations will not be made for lost study time due to illness.

3. REQUESTS FOR SPRING 2020 EARLY 7 WEEK EXAM POSTPONEMENTS/ACCOMMODATIONS: Deadline is Monday, February 24, 2020.Please be advised that exam requests for postponements/accommodations are to be submitted via ExamReporter, http://examreporter.law.nyu.edu/ our new online exam request system.

To submit a request:
Click on “Postponements” and in the section titled “Request Postponement” select the class for which you seek a postponement. Then select the type or reason for the requested postponement.  Finally, click on the “Submit” button. You will need to submit a separate request for each exam you wish to postpone. 

Results will be available in ExamReporter after 5 pm on Monday, March 2nd.

To see the status of your request:

Please click on the “Report” tab in exam reporter. 

Select the class for which you sought a postponement.

For approved requests, the new date, start and end time, as well as location of the exam will be highlighted in yellow.

4. SPRING 2020 EXAM ID NUMBER:
You can obtain your 4 digit Spring 2020 examination number from ExamReporter at http://examreporter.law.nyu.edu.

5. 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; located at 726 Broadway, 2nd floor or via phone at (212) 998-4980. In order to be given an accommodation for examinations, students are required to complete and submit a request for postponements/accommodations listing their exams to the Office of Academic Services. ALL REQUESTS MUST BE SUBMITTED VIA EXAMREPORTER.

6. 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. 
   
If you have further questions, contact the Office of Academic Services for assistance via email: law.exams@nyu.edu or call 1-212-998-6020. 

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