Registration For Summer 2015
Advance Registration
for Fall 2015
First Year Elective
Information Sheet
First Year Elective
Selection Form
Professional Skills
Requirement Classes
Delayed Opening

Contact Information

Office of the Registrar
American University
Washington College of Law
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 304
Washington, DC 20016
Tel: 202-274-4080
Fax: 202-274-4085

Registrar Office Hours:

Summer 2015

Monday - Friday  

Useful Links

Spring 2015

New LLM student orientation/registrion January 6 (ILSP)
  January 6 (LAWG)
First day of classes January 7 (Wed.)
Add/drop period ends January 14 (11:59pm)
Martin Luther King, Jr. day (University closed; classes cancelled) January 19
Spring Break March 8-15
Registration for summer 2015 begins March 31
Advance registration for fall 2015 begins April 7
Last day of classes (including make-ups for holidays) April 22
Monday, April 20 Monday classes meet
Tuesday, April 21 Tuesday classes meet
Wednesday, April 22 Monday classes meet
Reading period April 23-27
Examinations begin April 28
Examinations end May 9
Spring commencement May 17

Summer 2015

Memorial Day Holiday (University closed) May 25
First day of classes May 26
Add/drop period May 26-29
Make-up day for Memorial Day (Monday classes meet) May 29
Independence Day (University closed; no classes) July 3
Last day of classes (including make-ups for holidays) July 23
Reading Period July 24-26
Examinations begin July 27
Examinations end July 31

Fall 2015

New JD student orientation
Part-time studentsAugust 19, 21, & 22
Full-time studentsAugust 19-21
New LLM student orientationAugust 21
First day of classesAugust 24
Add/drop period August 24-28
Labor Day holiday (University closed; classes cancelled)September 7
Yom KippurSeptember 23
Advance registration for spring 2016 semester beginsNovember 3
Thanksgiving holiday (University closed; classes cancelled)November 26-27
Last day of classes (includes make-ups for holidays)December 3
Monday, Nov. 30Monday classes (only) meet
Tuesday, Dec. 1Thursday classes (only) meet
Wednesday, Dec. 2Wednesday classes (only) meet
Thursday, Dec. 3Friday classes (only) meet
Reading PeriodDecember 4-7
Examinations beginDecember 8
Examinations endDecember 19
Winter break (University closed)Dec. 24 -Jan. 3

Spring 2016

New LLM student orientation/registrationJanuary 8
First day of classesJanuary 11
Add/drop periodJanuary 11- 17
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed; no classes)January 18
Spring breakMarch 6-13
Advance registration for fall 2016 beginsApril 5
Last day of classes (includes make-up for holiday)April 25
Monday classes only meet April 25
Reading periodApril 26-May 1
Examinations beginMay 2
Examinations endMay 14
Spring CommencementMay 22

Summer 2016

Memorial Day holiday (University closed)May 30
First day of classesMay 31
Add/drop periodMay 31-June 5
Make-up day for Memorial Day (Monday classes meet)June 3
Independence Day (University closed)July 4
Last day of classesJuly 28
Reading periodJuly 29-31
Examinations beginAug. 1
Examinations endAug. 5