ACADEMIC SERVICES

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

As May 2021 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, 2021 (unless your professor has given you […]

Apr. 22 : Deadline to Drop a Course without a WD

The deadline for upper-year students to drop a Spring 2021 class is 4:45 pm New York Time on Thursday, April 22.  Important items: Submit a digital ticket to your program office by the deadline. Please log into COURSES and scroll […]

CORRECTION: Friday, April 30: Deadline to Elect JD Credit/Fail Option

Please note the correct deadline to select the Credit/Fail Option for Spring 2021 applicable classes is Friday, April 30 at 11:59 pm New York Time. You may elect to register for a total of two courses on a Credit/Fail basis […]

Reminder: Classes canceled on Monday, April 12 and Legislative Monday on Wednesday, April 14

I hope that the semester is going well. As a reminder, all Law School classes are canceled on Monday, April 12. Wednesday, April 14 is a Legislative Monday at the Law School. This means that Monday classes will be held […]

Hardship Credit/Fail

As we approach the end of the semester we have had several questions about the Hardship CR/F.   If you select the Hardship CR/F grade please be aware that the following ledger  will appear below the class on your transcript […]

Summer 2021 Classes at NYU Law – Current 1Ls and 2L Can Register Starting Monday, March 1

This summer, we have varied course offerings, and we know some1L and 2L  JDs may be interested in registering for the same.  This summer session was meant mostly for LLMs,  but we do have a few seats still available.  See […]

Summer 2021 Registration Cycle #2 closes Friday, March 5 at 9:30am New York Time

To:      Summer 2021 and Part-Time LLM Students From:  Office of Academic Services and Registration Date:   March 3, 2021 Re:      Summer 2021 Registration Cycle #2  closes Friday, March 5 at 9:30am New York Time    COURSES is open for Summer Registration […]

2021-2022 Academic Calendar

The 2021-2022 Academic Calendar is posted on the Law School website. Please remember that both fall 2021 and spring 2022 will be thirteen-week semesters. Additionally, the thirteen-week Block Schedule for the 2021-2022 academic year is posted.

Work Authorization for F-1 Students Webinar Feb. 17 at 1:00–2:00 p.m.

Memo to: All International Students on F-1 Visas From: Harry Melo – Office of Global Services Paula Bailey – Office of Academic Services    This email is intended for all F1 students. Attached is an F-1 Work Authorization Checklist and a Legal Profession […]

Legislative Monday on Tuesday, Feb. 16

Tuesday, February 16 is a Legislative Monday at the Law School. This means that Monday classes will be held on Tuesday, February 16. Tuesday classes are canceled on February 16. These classes do not need to be made up; the […]

Zoom Profile Updates – Preferred Name/Pronouns

To: All Students From: Michelle Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and Registration RE: ZOOM Profile Updates – Preferred Name/Pronouns   This is a quick update to let you know that the University has fixed the renaming function in Zoom.  […]

Post Completion OPT Workshop for Law Students

Are you an F-1 international student getting ready to graduate? You’ve probably heard of OPT or “Optional Practical Training”. F-1 students interested in pursuing professional practical experience in the U.S. after graduation will need to apply for work authorization. We […]

December 4: Deadline to Drop a Course without a WD

The deadline for upper-year students to drop a fall 2020 class is 4:45 pm on Friday, December 4. Important items: Follow the remote drop process detailed on our website. See the section titled “Dropping A Course After the Courses System […]

Fall 2020 Final Exam Information

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, fall 2020 exams will be remote. The majority of fall 2020 exams will be completed on the Law School’s Take-Home Exam System (THES). We are also conducting a small Exam4 Remote Pilot Program. The Exam4 […]

Fall 2020 Exams – Proof of Location/Travel Required

To: All Students Requesting a Time Zone Accommodation (not applicable to Executive LL.M. Tax and MSL students) From: Office of Academic Services Re: Fall 2020 Exams – Proof of Location/Travel Required Dear Students, Due to the current situation, we understand […]

Fall 2020 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests – Available November 11–November 23 (not applicable to Executive LLM Tax and MSL 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 smooth […]

Spring 2021 – Daily Bidding Cycle Available Each Day from November 9 at 1:30 pm – November 11 at 9:30 am New York Time

Spring 2021 Daily Cycles will begin on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 1:30 pm. You may submit (or change) bids in the daily add/drop cycles each day through Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 9:30 am New York Time. During Daily Cycles, enter […]

NY Bar – February 2021 Exam – Apply for Testing Accommodations by November 30, 2020

Please see below from the NY Board of Law Examiners regarding Accommodations for the February 2021 bar exam: https://www.nybarexam.org/ NOTICE TO CANDIDATES SEEKING TEST ACCOMMODATIONS ON THE FEBRUARY 2021 EXAM “Individuals with disabilities who are permitted to apply for the […]

1L Elective Registration Drop in Advising Hours – Monday, November 2 from 10am to 1pm

First year J.D. students, please visit Student Services Virtual Reception Area for additional 1L Elective advising on Monday, November 2, from 10 – 1 pm. You can also enter to the session by clicking on “Visit our virtual reception area” on our Contact […]

Test Accommodations for the New York Bar Exam and the New York Law Exam

Accommodations: Please see the New York State Board of Law Examiner’s Test Accommodations Handbook for testing accommodations.  Pages 5-6 note the deadlines below. Please refer to the Handbook for further details. “The original signed and notarized application or re-application for […]

Important Tips on How to Join a Class Zoom Session

It has come to our attention that some of you have experienced difficulty joining a class session in Zoom. The IT Department has provided a check list outlining the steps to take to properly join a class session.  Following these […]

Legislative Monday on Wednesday, September 9, 2020

To:       Law School CommunityFrom:  Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and RegistrationDate:   September 4, 2020Re:       Legislative Monday on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 and Offices Closing Early on Friday, September 4, 2020 The University (and all Law […]

REMINDER: Legislative Monday on Wednesday, September 9, 2020

To:       Law School CommunityFrom:  Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and RegistrationDate:   September 8, 2020Re:      REMINDER: Legislative Monday on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 Wednesday, September 9 is a Legislative Monday at the Law School. This means […]

Reminder: COURSES – Fall 2020 Daily Cycles Ends Thursday, September 3 at 9:30am New York Time

To:      All Upper- Level StudentsFrom: Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and RegistrationDate:  September 2, 2020                                                                    Re: REMINDER: COURSES – Fall 2020 Daily Cycles Ends Thursday, September 3 at 9:30am New York Time Last Daily CycleFall […]

Fall 2020 Daily Cycles Begin TODAY August 24 at 1:30 pm

To:      All Upper-Year StudentsFrom: Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and RegistrationDate:  August 24, 2020Re:     Fall 2020 Daily Cycles Begin TODAY August 24 at 1:30 pm COURSES will open for Fall 2020 Daily Cycles today Monday, August 24 […]

Start of Classes Reminders Checklist for Upper-Year Students

To:      All Upper-Year StudentsFrom: Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and RegistrationDate:  August 20, 2020 Greetings! We hope that you had a good summer. Classes begin Tuesday, August 25. Fall 2020 Daily Cycles begin on August 24 at […]

Start of Classes Checklist for 1L Students

From:  Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and RegistrationDate: August 19, 2020RE: Start of Classes Checklist for 1L Students Welcome! We hope that you had a wonderful summer.  We just wanted to remind you that classes begin Tuesday, August 25. […]

Corporations LAW-LW.10644.003 – Enrollment Cap Updated

Please note there has been an update to the course information. The enrollment cap has now been set for Corporations with Prof. Bubb. 

Options for Digital Case Books

1)     University bookstore  https://www.bkstr.com/nyustore/home a.     They do not have every casebook in electronic format but their inventory is changing every day 2)     West Academic https://www.westacademic.com/ a.     West Academic Publishing and Foundation Press titles b.     Students can use discount code NYULAW […]

Spring 2021 Cycle #1 Closes on Tuesday, Aug. 18 at 9:30 am New York Time

To:       All Upper-Year Students From:  Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and Registration Date:   August 11, 2020 Re:      Spring 2021 Cycle #1 Opens on Wednesday, August 12 at 1:30 pm Beginning at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, August […]