Exam updates for Spring 2014 Midterms (And the 3/6 Final for T&E):
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 return 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 Spring 2014, they are due by ____, April ___, 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).
(Updated: 2/27/14) PASS/FAIL OPTION CHOICES FOR Spring 2014: For
2Ls and 3Ls only.
Pass/Fail Option Choice NOW READY FOR TWO EARLY COURSES DUE MARCH 5 AND
MARCH 6. Note: You may choose a Law course as your pass/fail option choice only two times during your entire law school career. (Note: Visiting Law students are not allowed the pass/fail option choice)
The rest of the courses for Pass/Fail Option will be ready on March ___. That deadline will be April 30, 2014 by 11:59 pm. Jane Ford Bennett will email 2Ls and 3Ls when these other courses are on the Law School's pass/fail option website. The Two early courses are:
940 002 Evidence I-Schwartz, D., Pass/Fail option choice due Wed., March 5, 2014 by 11:59 pm.
771-001 Trusts & Estates I - Erlanger,H., Pass/Fail option choice due Thurs., March 6, 2014 by 11:59 pm.
Please note that the paper Pass/Fail Option Choice Form is no longer being used.
Instead, you will be able to do this on the Law School website. PASS/FAIL OPTION LINK IS NOW READY ONLY FOR THESE TWO COURSES on the Law School's website at:
After you log-in using your Net ID and Password, the site will show only these 2 courses if you are enrolled for them, as they 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.
Remember: You may choose a Law course as your pass/fail option choice only two times during your entire law school career.
GRADES: Spring Final Grades are due June ____, 2014. Starting _______ a list of the Spring 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: