Clinic Information Session

  • 11 November 2020

There is clinic information session planned for today (11/11) at Noon via Zoom. Please see the meeting id below.


Clinic Information Session Zoom Meeting ID:

925 8795 4556



Stacy Seicshnaydre

Associate Dean for Experiential Learning and Public Interest Programs

William K. Christovich Professor of Law

Tulane Law School

6329 Freret Street

New Orleans, LA 70118

(504) 865-5158


Exam Updates

  • 7 November 2020

Dear Students,

I hope you are hanging in there at the end of a long and stressful week (and semester). As we head into the last week of classes, I wanted to send you a few important updates regarding exams.


  1. As previously announced, if you are an in-person or partially remote student and you plan to take all exams remotely, please complete this form. Because of changes to the exam schedule, we are extending the deadline to complete this form until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 11. We will be in touch to confirm that we have received this form after the deadline.
  2. If you would like to use the law school to take exams scheduled between Monday, November 30 and Friday, December 4, please complete this form by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 11. If you request space, we will notify you of your room assignments for these exams by Thursday, November 19.
  3. As a reminder, if your professor opts for an open electronic note exam, you will have access to electronic materials during the exam. THESE MATERIALS MUST BE DOWNLOADED TO YOUR DESKTOP BEFORE THE START OF THE EXAM.
  4. If you need to reschedule your exam for travel or other reasons caused by the new exam schedule, please set up a time to meet with me at

Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns. Thanks for your flexibility and understanding as we navigate the challenges of 2020.


Abigail Gaunt | she, her, hers 

Fall 2020 Exam Guidelines and remote exam option for students

  • 26 October 2020

Dear Students,


Fall 2020 exams will take place from November 14 to November 25.  We know that given the unique circumstances surrounding exams this semester, students have a number of exam-related questions.  Please review the attached information regarding the administration of exams for the Fall 2020 semester.  This information is also posted under the Exam Information link on the Intranet.


Fall 2020 Exam Guidelines

Spring 2021 Seminar, Directed Research and Simulation Course application process

  • 19 October 2020


Students interested in registering for Directed Research in Spring 2021 must complete a statement of interest indicating why they would like to pursue a particular project.  The statement must be written or typed on the Directed Research Application form.  The directed research application is also located on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet under the Course Documents heading, or may be picked up from the Academic Services Office.  No student may apply to more than one professor in the same semester for a directed research project.  Students should consult with their proposed supervising professor before completing and submitting the Directed Research Application form.   The Directed Research Application form must be turned in to the Academic Services Office by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 30th.  The faculty member will select the students who will be allowed to register for a directed research project.  Only students whose names appear on the list for directed research will be registered.  Those who are not selected are encouraged to either register for a relevant course or to reapply in the following semester. 



Students wishing to apply for a Spring 2021 seminar course should submit the seminar application form to Academic Services by 5:00 pm on Friday, October 30th.  The seminar application form is also located on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet under the Course Documents heading, or may be picked up from the Academic Services Office.  The selections for the seminar courses will be posted by November 9th.  Please note that students may apply for only one seminar which could meet the writing requirement, but may register for more seminar courses should there be openings available after the application process has been completed



Students who wish to enroll in a simulation course should submit their ranked preferences on the Simulation Course Survey by 5:00 pm on Friday, October 30th.  There is a survey to indicate Simulation Course Preferences at -

The Office of Academic Services will post a list of students who will be pre-registered for each simulation course before registration starts. In allocating courses, we will give priority among other considerations to those students who require additional experiential credits to graduate or for bar eligibility. Students who are not placed in their first choice of simulation course will be added to the waitlist for that course. A student who does not want to take a course for which the student is pre-registered or wait-listed should drop it through Gibson promptly and notify Academic Services. Any re

Spring 2021 Registration Materials and Class Schedule

  • 19 October 2020

The registration materials for the Spring 2021 semester are posted on the Academic Services page of the TLS Intranet under the COURSE DOCUMENTS heading.     


 The deadline to submit applications for directed research, seminar and simulation course preferences will be Friday, October 30, 2020




Registration will be conducted online via Gibson at  Log in using the same username and password used to access your Tulane email, click on the Student tab and then select the Register (drop/add) option under Student Self-Service, or you may select the Register (Add/Drop) link from the online schedule of classes at to link to online registration via Gibson. 


Registration for 3L and LLM students will begin at 8:00 am on November 11, 2020.  Registration for 2L students will begin at 8:00 am on November 12, 2020. 


First year students will not register on GIIBSON. Class schedules for 1L students will be distributed by Academic Services on November 10, 2020


Note that there will be remote opportunities for students in the spring semester.  The semester is expected to begin on Tuesday, January 19, finals are expected to take places between May 3 to May 14, and we plan to have the updated academic calendar for the spring semester posted soon. 


If there are any questions about the registration process please contact Academic Services or stop by room 204 and we will be happy to assist you.



Colleen Timmons

Assistant Dean, Academic Services

Tulane University School of Law

6329 Freret St., Suite 204

New Orleans, LA  70118


504-862-8373 (fax)

Here's my calendar link to schedule an appointment.