- Instructions for Take-Home Exams (Summer 2017)
Students: LAW EXAM SCHEDULE CONFLICT? Fill out the form "Petition to Reschedule an Exam." For Summer 2017 they are due by Noon on August 4, 2017. Copies are on the 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 Kevin Kelly, Associate Dean for Student and Academic Affairs, and submitted to him in Rm. 5105 or placed in his mailbox. Kevin Kelly will review your petition, notify you and return a decision as soon as possible. If approved, Kevin 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 SUMMER 2017: For 2Ls and 3Ls only.
To be eligible to use the Pass/Fail Option choice, you must have
earned 25 or more Law School credits prior to this semester, and have
used less than 2 Pass/Fail Options during your Law School career. (Visiting Law students
are not allowed the pass/fail option choice) For Summer 2017, there
are three courses that are available as a pass/fail option with three separate due dates:
850-001 Professional Responsibilities (Prof. Megan McDermott) Pass/fail option choice is due Friday, August 4, by 11:59 pm.
940-001 L&CP: Evidence (Prof. Stephen Meyer) Pass/Fail option choice is due Sunday, August 13 by 11:59 pm.
904-001 SP Con Law: 4th, 5th, 6th Amendments (Prof. Cecelia Klingele) Pass/fail Option choice is due Monday, August 14 by 11:59 pm
PASS/FAIL OPTION LINK FOR SUMMER 2017 is on the Law School's website at: https://secure.law.wisc.edu/grades/pf/
To choose the Pass/Fail Option for one (or two) of your Summer 2017 courses, go to the Law School website at https://secure.law.wisc.edu/grades/pf/
After you log-in using your Net ID and Password, the site
will show only your current courses for Summer 2017 that are eligible
for the Pass/Fail Option. 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: Taking advantage of the Pass/Fail Option may affect your
eligibility for Dean's List and for Order of the Coif. See Read This
First 9.7.2 and 9.7.4 along with Law School Rule 8.05 Dean’s List and Law School Rule Appendix D for Order of the Coif.
Jane Ford Bennett sent an important email on 6/19/17 to all students in Professional Responsibilities, Evidence and for 4th, 5th, 6th Amendments with the Subject Line: Pass/Fail Option due dates for Summer 2017. (please read and save this email)
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, Mon-Fri. 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 in 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)
GRADES: Summer grades are due September 15, 2017. Beginning _____, 2017 a list of the Summer 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:
(right now Spring 2017 courses show)