2014 Arbitration Summer Session Exam Information

The 2014 International Arbitration Summer Session offers 6 one-credit courses in English and 3 courses in Spanish:

Courses in English:

Please note that Exams are optional for certificate students. All students will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the course.

Time Period


Students may download the take-home exams from the day after the last class of the course has taken place. The exam will be available online until Tuesday, July 1 , 2014 (5:00pm DC Time) at MyWCL

Given the interrelated nature of these courses, students taking more than one course are advised to take all the exams at the end of the three week session. Students are allowed the accumulated time allowed for each individual exam. In that way, students can use the knowledge they have acquired through the whole session.

If you are taking one course, you would have one day or 24 hours to complete your exam, as explained below.

  • 1 course: Arbitration Exam is due in 1 day, or 24 hours;
  • 2 courses: Arbitration exams are due in 2 days, or 48 hours;
  • 3 courses: Arbitration exams are due in 3 days, or 72 hours;
  • 4 courses: Arbitration exams are due in 4 days, or 96 hours; and
  • 5 courses: Arbitration exams are due in 5 days, or 120 hours;

The exam must be uploaded within the allotted time.  Any exam that is returned after the allotted time period will be given a failing grade. Under no circumstances are you allowed to exceed the allotted time period. If you have any questions, please send an email to arbitration@wcl.american.edu or call 202-274-4321