Arbitration Summer Session Exam Information

Examination Time Period

Courses in English:

Students may download the 24-hour take-home exam seven calendar days after the last day of classes.  The exam will be available until August 1, 2017 through MyWCL. Please see below specific dates:

Courses in Spanish:

Arbitraje Comercial Internacional - Examen para ser completado en 24 horas y disponible del 9 de junio al 1 de agosto (5:00pm ET).
Teoría y Práctica de la Mediación - Paper que debe ser concluído y enviado el 1 de agosto (5:00pm ET).
Seminario Avanzado: Aspectos Prácticos del Proceso Arbitral Examen para ser completado en 24 horas y disponible del 15 de junio al 1 de agosto (5:00pm ET).
Arbitraje Inversionista - Estado - Examen para ser completado en 24 horas y disponible del 22 de junio al 1 de agosto (5:00pm ET).

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

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 permitted for each individual exam. 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.