Registration For Summer 2014
Advance Registration
for Fall 2014
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:


Mon-Friday 9:00AM-5:00PM

Useful Links

Spring 2014

New LLM student orientation/registration January 3
First day of classes January 6
Add/drop period January 6-10
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed; no classes) January 20
Spring Break March 9-16
Advance registration for summer 2014 begins April 1 (10AM)
Advance registration for fall 2014 begins April 8 (T)
Last day of classes (includes make-up days) April 21
Reading Period April 22-27
Examinations begin April 28
Examinations end May 10 (Sat)
Spring commencement May 18 (Sun)


Summer 2014

Memorial Day holiday May 26
First day of classes May 27
Add/drop period May 27-30
Make-up day for Memorial Day (Monday classes meet) May 30
Independence Day (University closed; no classes) July 4
Last day of classes July 24
Reading period July 25-27
Examinations begin July 28
Examinations end August 1


FALL 2014

New JD student orientation  
Part-time students Aug 20,22, 23
Full-time students August 21,22
New LLM student orientation August 22
First day of classes August 25
Add/drop period Aug 25-29
Labor Day holiday (University closed; classes cancelled) Sept 1
Advance registration for spring 2015 begins Nov 4
Thanksgiving holiday (University closed; classes cancelled) Nov 27, 28
Last day of classes (including make-ups for holidays) Dec 3
Monday, Dec. 1 Monday classes meet
Tuesday, Dec. 2 Thursday classes meet
Wednesday, Dec. 3 Friday classes meet
Reading Period Dec. 4-8
Examinations begin Dec. 9
Examinations end Dec. 20
Winter break (University closed) Dec. 24-Jan 2