1Ls: Drop-in Hours in Academic Services on Wednesday, October 16 and Thursday, October 17

The Office of Academic Services (Furman 400) will have drop-in hours on the following days for 1Ls who would like assistance in bidding on their Spring 2020 1L Elective: Wednesday, October 16, 1:30-2:00 pm  Thursday, October 17, 11:00 am-1:50 pm […]

1Ls: First-Year Spring 2020 Elective Bidding Registration

I hope everything is going well. Here are few helpful hints on 1L elective registration. 1L elective class bidding begins Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 1:30 pm. You must enter your bid(s) in COURSES (the Law School’s registration system – […]

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 without any notation on your transcript is the last day the class meets.  To drop a […]

Oct. 4: Deadline for Exam Postponements and Accommodation Requests for Fall 2019 Mid-Term and Seven Week Final Exams

See the following important information regarding Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests: 1. EARLY SEVEN WEEK FALL 2019 EXAM SCHEDULE 2. RULES & GUIDELINES GOVERNING THE POSTPONEMENT OF EXAMS 3. REQUESTS FOR POSTPONEMENTS/ACCOMMODATIONS: Deadline October 4 4.  Fall 2019 EXAM ID NUMBER 5. […]

Fall 2019 Deadline to Register for Writing Credit and Directed Research

The fall 2019 deadline to register for a Writing Credit and/or Directed Research is Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 4:45 pm. You must add these classes by completing a paper add form in the appropriate program office. The staff in Academic […]

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 […]

JD Credit/Fail Option Available for Designated Fall 2019 Classes

2L and 3L J.D. students can now elect the Credit/Fail Option for designated Fall 2019 classes. J.D. students may elect this option or change their election via Albert until Friday, December 6 at 11:59 pm. Instructions on how to elect […]

Fall 2019 Daily Cycles End Thursday Morning, September 5, 2019 at 9:30 am New York Time

The last fall 2019 daily cycle will end Thursday morning, September 5 at 9:30 am New York time. No Law School classes, with the exception of Directed Research and writing credits can be added to your fall 2019 class schedule […]

COURSES Waitlists During Daily Cycles

A bid entered during the daily cycles will carry over to the next daily cycle if you do not win your bid. You will remain on the waitlist for the class until you delete your bid for that class. Please […]

Legislative Monday on Wednesday, September 4 and Offices Closing Early on Friday, August 30

Please be aware that that the University (and all Law School offices) will be closed from Friday, August 30 at 4:00 pm through Monday, September 2, 2019. All Law School classes are canceled on Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019. […]

Start of Classes Reminders Checklist for Upper-Year Students

Welcome back! We hope that you had a wonderful summer. Classes begin Wednesday, August 28. Fall 2019 Daily Cycles began on August 23 at 1:30 pm and will end on September 5 at 9:30 am. The cycles will run daily […]

Fall 2019 Daily Cycles: Now through September 5 at 9:30 am New York Time

COURSES is open for Fall 2019 Daily Cycles now through Thursday, September 5 at 9:30 am New York Time. Please keep in mind that the daily cycles are not live. Each day during the daily cycle, students may enter add/drop […]

Columbia/NYU Exchange Program – Fall 2019

On Monday, August 19, 2019 at 12:00 noon, registration for the Columbia Law School/NYU School of Law Exchange Program begins. Important information about the program, the link to the online request form, and the list of Columbia classes for which […]

Spring 2020 Cycle #1 Opens on Wednesday, August 14 at 1:30 p.m.

Beginning at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, August 14, you will be able to submit bids for Spring 2020 Cycle #1. This registration cycle will end on Tuesday, August 20 at 9:30 am. Results for Spring 2020 Cycle #1 will be […]

Fall 2019 Cycle #2 Closes Wednesday, July 17 at 9:30 am New York Time

This is a reminder that the Fall 2019 Cycle #2 will close at 9:30 am New York Time Wednesday morning, July 17. No bids can be entered or changed in COURSES for Fall 2019 Cycle #2 after this time. The […]

Fall 2019 Cycle #2: Important Information

Beginning at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, July 9, you will be able to submit bids for Fall 2019 Cycle #2. Please remember that Fall 2019 Cycle #2 will end on Wednesday, July 17 at 9:30 a.m. Results for Fall 2019 […]

Spring 2019 Course and Faculty Evaluations

Spring 2019 course and faculty evaluations are now available. They can be accessed at Please note that if a course had one-third or more IP grades, the course evaluations are not available.

COURSES Fall 2019 Cycle #1 Deadline is June 28 at 9:30 am [New York time]

Bids may be entered into COURSES for Fall 2019 Cycle #1 until 9:30 am [New York time] on Friday, June 28. The results of Fall 2019 Cycle #1 will be available in COURSES beginning at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, July […]

Bidding on Constitutional Law, Property, Professional Responsibility, and Experiential Learning Classes for 2019-2020

We want to ensure that graduating students are able to register for classes which are required for their degree and/or the New York Bar Exam. Bidding Cycle #1 for both fall 2019 and spring 2020 will be the best opportunity […]

2019-2020 Year-Long Registration Information and Registration Calendar

Registration for fall 2019 will begin on Friday, June 21 at 1:30 pm. You will have an opportunity to bid on spring 2020 courses beginning August 14 at 1:30 pm. The login portal for the COURSES registration system is […]

Spring 2019 Grades

Spring 2019 grades are due on Friday, May 31, 2019. 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, […]

Graduation and Bar Certification

Congratulations on completing your final semester! We understand that this can be an anxious season for you. Therefore, we are providing some basic information regarding grade due dates, graduation and bar certification. We want to assure you that this office—as […]

May 1: Results of Exam Postponements/Accommodations Requests Will Be Made Available via ExamReporter

Please note that the deadline to submit a request was April 12, 2019. Students who submitted a request on time will be able to view the results of their request beginning May 1, 2019 after 5:00pm via ExamReporter. Requests submitted […]

May 2: Exam Compliance Deadline

Exams Compliance deadline is Thursday, May 2nd at 2:00pm. All students taking exams must: Download and install the latest version of Exam4. Complete a Practice Exam Final. Submit electronically. Check ExamReporter for Compliance status. E-mail or visit Helpdesk immediately with […]

May 2: Deadline to Drop a Spring 2019 Class

The deadline for upper-year students to drop a spring 2019 class is 4:45 pm on Thursday, May 2, 2019. Important items:  Submit add/drop form to your program office by the deadline.  Dropping to below 12 credits (3Ls and full-time LL.M. […]

May 2: Credit/Fail Option for JD Students ends

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 […]

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

As May 2019 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, 2019 (unless your professor has given you […]

Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Schedules of Classes now available

The Fall 2019 Schedule of Classes and the Spring 2020 Schedule of Classes are now available on the Law School web site. Course Updates: Please note that there have been and there may continue to be changes and additions to […]

1L and 2L Advising Appointments

The Office of Academic Services will provide five days of academic counseling to students on April 9, 10, 11, 16, and 17. Please note that these advising appointments are in advance of the clinic preferences deadline of April 18. Please […]

Spring 2019 Exam Postponement / Accommodation Requests – Available April 1 – April 12 (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 […]