Important Exam Information - PLEASE READ!

  • 3 December 2019


  • NOTE: All students will be required to check in for exams using their student ID (SPLASHCARD).  Please make sure that you have your Student ID with you for all exams.   There will be no exceptions
  • Students who do not wish to take their exams on computer and plan on taking exams via Bluebook should notify Academic Services in person (room 204) or by email to Academic Services –

Seminar, Directed Research, Simulation Course and Winter Intersession sign-up deadline - November 8th

  • 7 November 2019
  • Students who are interested in enrolling in a seminar course or directed research in the Spring 2020 semester should submit an application form to Academic Services.   These forms are located on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet.   Please note that these may be completed and sent electronically.  The deadline to submit these applications is 5:00 pm on Friday, November 8th.  




The Office of Academic Services will notify those who are selected for these courses before registration begins. 


Exam information & exams on computer procedures

  • 31 October 2019

  The exam room assignments are posted on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet under the Exam Information link.   The room assignments will also be posted on the bulletin board outside the Academic Services Office (room 204) before the exam period begins.  Please make sure to check the room assignment list prior to your final exam as the rooms may be different from your assigned classroom. 




  • Students may find their exam numbers for the Fall semester via Gibson online by selecting the Blind Grading ID option under the Law Student Services heading.


  • Beginning on November 1st students with exam conflicts should go to Academic Services (room 204) in order to reschedule their exam(s).  Academic Services will work with students through December 5th  to reschedule any exam conflicts.  The exam rescheduling policy is posted under the Exams link on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet and is also included in the exam schedule located in the Fall 2019 registration materials.  Those registration materials are also posted on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet under the Course Schedule Documents heading.


  • Below are the procedures for taking exams on computer.  Please review this information as well as all the information included under the Exam Information link on the Academic Services page of the Intranet.   Students will be able to logon to Examplify using their Tulane login credentials.  A copy of the Examplify User Guide and installation instructions are attached for your reference.   These are also available on the TLS Intranet. 

Pass/D/Fail Election Deadline

  • 31 October 2019

The deadline to select the pass/D/fail option for the Fall 2019 semester is Friday, November 1st.  Those upper-class JD students who wish to use their pass/D/fail option this semester should submit the election form to Academic Services Office (room 204) by 5:00 p.m. on 11/1/2019.


Students may find the information regarding the pass/D/fail election policy under Section IV.J in the Student Handbook.  The form is located under the Forms link on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet or may be picked up from the Academic Services Office. 



  • 28 October 2019

Intersession sign-up will take place via the TLS Intranet starting October 28th. The link for Intersession selection (see below) is located on the TLS Intranet and will be available starting at 8:00 am on October 28, 2019.


The registration is for ONE of the three Intersession courses occurring at the law school from January 6th-10th, 2020.  


Each course is worth one credit.  Each intensive course will have mandatory attendance and will take place between 9 and 5 on all five days, with additional preparation required in the evenings.  It will be graded Pass/C/Fail, dropping a grade for each missed lecture or class meeting.  The credits are classroom credits (as opposed to non-classroom) and the credit may be used towards satisfaction of the Experiential Learning Requirement.  Please review this information under Section V.D.3 of the Student Handbook.  


The registration will take place via the link for Intersession selection which will be located on the TLS Intranet. This selection link will open at 8:00 a.m. on October 28, 2019 and close at 5:00 p.m. on November 8, 2019.  Academic Services will notify students of their intersession enrollment status by November 18th.  The official drop date for the course will be Friday, December 6, 2019.  Students MUST notify Academic Services if they intend to drop an intersession course. The drop will not be processed unless a drop form is submitted to Academic Services (room 204) by December 6th.  


Academic Services will register the students for the courses based upon the order in which students signed up via the Intranet.  There will be a manual wait list, maintained in Academic Services, based upon the order in which students signed up for the class on the Intranet with priority given to students who have not participated in the past and particularly to third year students who have not previously participated and who may not have an opportunity to do so again.  Students will be notified by Academic Services if an opening occurs and they are able to be added to the Intersession course.  


When you make your selection on the Intranet, please rank order your choice of courses between “CIVIL,” “CRIMINAL,” and “TRANSACTIONAL.”  Once a student is enrolled the Law School considers this an OFFICIAL registration. The intersession&