ACADEMIC SERVICES

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 https://courses.law.nyu.edu. […]

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 […]

Spring 2019 Final Exam Information

Information regarding Spring 2019 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 […]

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 […]