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May 2019 Graduation Information in Albert

Graduation Applications: Please note we will enter a May 2019 Degree Application on behalf of full-time JD and LLM students. This application ensures that you are on the degree list and that you receive all mailings relevant to graduation. In […]

Presidents’ Day Holiday (February 18) and Legislative Monday (February 21)

The University (and all Law School offices) will be closed from Friday, February 15 at 4:00 p.m. through Monday, February 18, 2019. The University (and all Law School offices) will re-open on Tuesday, February 19 at 9:00 am. All Law […]

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 […]

Wednesday, February 6 – Deadline to Register for Option A Writing Credit and Directed Research

If you are still considering adding an Option A writing credit or a Directed Research to your spring 2019 schedule, please note that the deadline to do so is Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 4:45 pm. As COURSES is no […]

JD Credit/Fail Option Now Available for Designated Spring 2019 Classes

The JD Credit/Fail option is now available for 2L and 3L students for Spring 2019 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 Thursday, May […]

Reminder: Final Spring 2019 Daily Cycle Ends at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 24

The final Spring 2019 daily cycle will close on Thursday, January 24 at 9:30 am New York time. Students who wish to drop a class after January 24 at 9:30 a.m. may do so by visiting their appropriate program office […]

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

If you are happy with your spring 2019 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 […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (January 21) and Legislative Monday (January 23)

The University (and all Law School offices) will be closed from Friday, January 18 at 4:00 p.m. through Monday, January 21, 2019. The University (and all Law School offices) will re-open on Tuesday, January 22 at 9:00 am. All Law […]

Spring 2019 Daily Cycles Open Friday, January 11 at 1:30 pm

 COURSES will open for the Spring 2019 Daily Cycles Friday, January 11 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 pm through […]

Start of Classes Checklist and Reminders

Welcome back for the spring 2019 semester. This is just a reminder that classes begin Wednesday, January 16. Spring 2019 daily cycles in COURSES will begin on Friday, January 11 at 1:30 pm. Bids may be entered (or changed) each day […]

Fall 2018 Grades

We thought it would be helpful for you to be aware of the deadlines for submission of fall 2018 grades. The deadlines are listed below. They also can be found on our Academics Policies Guide web site. Fall 2018 grades […]

Columbia/NYU Exchange Program – Spring 2019

2L, 3L, and full-time LLM students can submit an application to register for the Columbia Law School/NYU School of Law Exchange Program until Monday, January 7 at 3:00 pm. Important information about the program, the link to the online request […]

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 program is to pair small groups of students (no more than 12) with one or two JSD candidates who will […]

Dec. 07: Deadline to Drop a Course without a WD

The deadline for upper-year students to drop a fall 2018 class is 4:45 pm on Friday, December 7. Important items: Submit add/drop form to your program office by the deadline. Dropping to below 12 credits (3Ls and full-time LL.M. students)? […]

Dec. 07: Deadline to Elect JD Credit/Fail Option

The deadline to select the Credit/Fail Option for applicable classes is Friday, December 7 at 11:59 pm (New York time). You may elect to register for a total of two courses on a Credit/Fail basis during your final four semesters […]

Exam Period Begins on Monday, December 10

The semester is drawing to a close and we hope that you had a wonderful semester. Now it is on to exams. Upper-class exams begin on Monday, December 10 and first-year exams begin on Wednesday, December 12. Here is a […]

Fall 2018 Final Exam Information

Information regarding Fall 2018 examinations can be found on our Exam Information and Schedules web page. Included on this page is a link to the academic policies regarding exams along with general exam reminders, including links for Exam4, ExamReporter and […]

1L Fall 2018 Examination Schedule

As we look forward to the Thanksgiving holiday and break, we also are approaching the fall 2018 exam period. The exam period for this semester begins on Monday, December 10 and ends on Thursday, December 20. First-year students have December […]

Nov. 28: Spring 2019 Cycle #2 Ends at 9:30 am New York Time / Spring 2018 Daily Cycles

This is a quick reminder that Spring 2019 Cycle #2 will end on Wednesday, November 28 at 9:30 am New York Time. The results of this cycle will be available in COURSES on Friday, November 30 at 1:30 pm. Also on […]

3L JD Degree Requirements Progress Review for Graduation

In preparation for May 2019 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 […]

Newly Added Courses Listed in Course Updates

This is a reminder to check the course updates web pages for changes to course information, including new courses added for spring 2019. For example, the following course has been added: Criminal Justice Reform and the District Attorney Externship Seminar […]

Spring 2019 Cycle #2: Important Information

Beginning at 1:30 pm on Friday, November 9, you will be able to submit bids for Spring 2019 Cycle #2. This is an opportunity for you to make changes to your spring 2019 schedule. This bidding cycle will end on […]

Fall 2018 Exam Postponement

Fall 2018 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests – Available November 02 at 5:00 pm – November 12, 2018 (not applicable to Executive LL.M. Tax students)   While exams are still several weeks away, it is important that you take time to review […]

Spring 2019 Cycle #2 Begins on Friday, November 9 at 1:30 pm

Spring 2019 Cycle #2 begins on Friday, November 9 at 1:30 pm and will be available for a nineteen-day period. This cycle will end on Wednesday, November 28 at 9:30 am New York time. Results for Spring 2019 Cycle #2 […]

Tuesday, October 23 at 1:30 pm: 1L Elective Cycle Results Available and JD 1L Elective Daily Cycles Begin

Your COURSES 1L Elective Cycle results will be available beginning at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, October 23. To see the results, log onto https://courses.law.nyu.edu. Use your NetID and password to gain access. Under “Registrations” you will see the list of classes […]

1Ls: Drop-in Hours in Academic Services on Thursday, October 18.

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 advisor for your section will be available […]

1Ls: First-Year Spring 2019 Elective Bidding Registration

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 to 9:30 am on Friday, October 19. […]

Deadline to Drop a Seven-week Course Ending in October

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 will not be […]

Sep. 19: Deadline to Register for Writing Credit and Directed Research

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 add these classes by […]

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 […]