EMERGENCIES and/or PERSONAL PROBLEMS DURING EXAMS: If you have an emergency that prevents you from taking an examination, or a personal problem (illness before or during the exam, inability to submit a take-home exam on time, etc.) you must call or text MIKE HALL immediately ((608) 890-0115 (office) or (608) 215-7134 (cell)). Please leave a detailed message. DO NOT CONTACT THE INSTRUCTOR. DO NOT try to solve the problem by writing a note on your exam. NEVER delay until you receive your grade.
Exam Numbers: (Law, LLMI's, Visiting Law & Law Exchange
students) Make sure you have your correct exam number. Go to http://law.wisc.edu/help/my.php Enter your user name and password. Or,
go to the Main Office, Rm. 5110, Monday-Friday, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm (you'll need your Student ID#/card). If no one is in the Main Office, see Jane Ford Bennett, Rm 5110A. Only Non-Law Graduate students from another Dept. taking a Law course should use their 10 digit student ID# as their exam number.
Students: EXAM SCHEDULE CONFLICT? Fill out the form "Petition to Reschedule an Exam." For Fall 2014, they are due by ______, November _____, 2014. Copies are on outside door of Rm. 5110A or you can fill it out on the Law School website at: http://law.wisc.edu/current/forms.htm It must be approved by Mike Hall, Director of Student Life, and submitted to him in Rm. 5101 or placed in his mailbox. Mike Hall will review your petition, notify you and return a decision as soon as possible. If approved, Mike will later have Jane Ford Bennett email you as to the date, time and place for your rescheduled exam(s).
PASS/FAIL OPTION CHOICES FOR FALL 2014: For
2Ls and 3Ls only. Visiting Law (LawS) and Law Exchange (LawX)students are not allowed the pass/fail option choice)
Pass/Fail Option Choice for Fall 2014 are DUE Thursday, DECEMBER 4, 2014 by 11:59 PM (except if there are courses that end early (to be listed later)
PASS/FAIL OPTION LINK FOR FALL 2014 will be on the Law School's website at:
https://secure.law.wisc.edu/grades/pf/ (BUT IT'S NOT READY YET)
After you log-in using your Net ID and Password, the site will show available pass/fail option course(s) you are enrolled in. Follow all directions and, for full information on the operation of the Pass/Fail Option, please see the online Law School Rule 2.03 and Read This First, section 9.3 for more information.
Note: You may choose a Law course as your pass/fail option choice only two times during your entire law school career.
GRADES: Fall 2014 Final Grades are due January 16, 2015. Starting in early January a list of the Fall 2014 courses in alpha
order by the name of the course indicating the date grades were sent
electronically to the UW Registrar will be on the Law School's website below:
http://law.wisc.edu/current/grades-reported.html (currently it is showing Summer 2014 courses grades reported).