Exam Updates

Current Exam4 Software Version - Fall 2022 Final Exams

The Exam4 software is now available for Fall 2022 final exams as of November 23.

You must download an updated version of the Exam4 software every semester for each exam periodIf you have midterms that use the Exam4 software, you will need to download it twice per semester: once for midterms and once for final exams. The Law School will notify students via email when the updated software is ready for download each semester for midterms and again for final exams.

Mac users - Exam4 is now compatible with Ventura!

On October 24, Apple released a new Mac operating system (OS), Ventura. On November 8, Extegrity, the creator of Exam4, announced that Exam4 is now compatible with Ventura. Accordingly, you can now safely upgrade your Mac to Ventura and use Exam4 for your exams. 

You can check your compatibility here: https://www.exam4.com/support/article/1.

Please email the Law School Help Desk at help@law.wisc.edu with any Exam4 technical questions.

Final Exam Reschedule Deadline - November 11

Final exams can only be rescheduled in accordance with Law School Rule 6.03. To petition to reschedule a final exam, follow the instructions to "Reschedule Exams Due to Schedule Conflicts" by November 11

Final Exam Accommodation Notification Deadline - November 11

In order to guarantee accommodations for final exams, the Law School must receive your Faculty Notification Letters via McBurney Connect by November 11. After that date, accommodations cannot be guaranteed, as the Law School may not have sufficient time for preparation. 

REMINDER! Take-Home Exam Changes

As of the Spring 2022 term, you must use the Exam4 software (instead of any word processor) to prepare and submit your take-home exams. Review the Take-Home Exam Instructions and Exam4 Software Instructions pages for more information.

Last updated: 11/29/2022

Help Links For Exams

General Information

Exam Schedule

The Fall 2022 exam period is Saturday, December 10 through Wednesday, December 21. Further information about Fall 2022 final exams is forthcoming.

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Exam Procedures & Policies

Information about rescheduling, exam emergencies, technical issues, accommodations, honor code and more.

Exam Procedures & Policies

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Exam Instructions

Instructions for proctored and take-home exams, as well as how to use the Exam4 software for each.

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Practice Exams

Prepare for your exams by taking a practice exam or checking out exams administered in previous semesters in the exam archive.

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Exam Study Prep

Technical Services

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Exam Numbers

You must use your exam number for all Law School exams. 

Law Students

For Law, LLM-LI's, Visiting Law & Law Exchange students, log into "My Student Info" with your NetID and password to retrieve your exam number.

Non-Law Students

For non-Law students from another department taking a Law school course, use your 10 digit student ID# as your exam number.

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