Fall 2016 Registration
Summer 2016 Registration
First Year Elective
Information Sheet
First Year Elective
Selection Form
Professional Skills
Requirement Classes
Delayed Opening
Instructions

Contact Information

Office of the Registrar
American University
Washington College of Law
4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW, Suite C101
Washington, DC 20016
Tel: 202-274-4080
Fax: 202-274-4085

registrar@wcl.american.edu

Registrar Office Hours:

Summer 2016 Office Hours

Monday - Friday

9:00AM-5:00PM

 

Useful Links

Spring 2016

New LLM student orientation/registration January 8
First day of classes January 11
Add/drop period January 11- 18
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed; no classes) January 18
Spring break March 6-13
Registration for summer 2016 begins March 31
Advance registration for fall 2016 begins April 5
Last day of classes (includes make-up for holiday) April 25
Monday classes only meet April 25
Reading period April 26-May 1
Examinations begin May 2
Examinations end May 14
Spring Commencement May 22

Summer 2016

Memorial Day holiday (University closed) May 30
First day of classes May 31
Add/drop period May 31-June 5
Make-up day for Memorial Day (Monday classes meet) June 3
Independence Day (University closed) July 4
Make-up day for July 4th holiday July 8
Last day of classes July 28
Reading period July 29-31
Examinations begin Aug. 1
Examinations end Aug. 5

Fall 2016

New JD student orientation and final registration
Part-time students August 17, 19 & 20
Full-time students August 17-20
New LLM student orientation August 18 & 19
First day of classes August 22
Add/drop period August 22–26
Labor Day holiday (University closed; classes cancelled) September 5
Yom Kippur (WCL classes cancelled; offices open) October 12
Advance registration for spring 2017 semester November 1
Thanksgiving holiday (classes cancelled; university closed) November 24-25
Last day of classes (includes make ups for holidays) December 1
Monday, Nov. 28 Monday classes (only) meet
Tues., Nov. 29 Wednesday classes (only) meet
Weds., Nov. 30 Thursday classes (only) meet
Thurs., Dec 1 Friday classes (only) meet
Reading Period December 2-6
Examinations begin December 7-17
Winter break Dec. 23-Jan. 1

Spring 2017

New LLM student orientation/registration January 6
First day of classes January 9
Add/drop period January 9–15
Inauguration Day (University closed) January 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed; no classes) January 16
Spring break March 12-19
Registration for fall 2017 begins April 4
Last day of classes (includes make ups for holidays) April 25
Monday, April 24 Monday classes only meet
Tuesday, April 25 Friday classes only meet
Reading period April 26–30
Examinations begin May 1-13
Spring Commencement May 21

Summer 2017

Memorial Day holiday May 29
First day of classes May 30
Add/drop period May 30 – June 4
Make-up day for Memorial Day (Monday classes meet) June 2
Independence Day (University closed; no classes) July 4
Make-up day for Independence Day (Monday classes meet) July 7
Last day of classes July 27
Reading period July 28-30 (F-Su)
Examination period July 31-Aug. 3