1. First-year J.D.: Students are assigned, according to their section, to the required 1L courses. First-year J.D. students register during the fall term for the required spring course in international or comparative law and for a spring upper-level elective.
2. Second- and third-year J.D.: Students register for fall term electives, all multi-section offerings, and all clinics in the prior spring, and usually register for winter and spring electives in late October/November.
3. LL.M.: Students register for all courses during the summer.
4. Any student who does not register during the appointed registration periods must wait until the beginning of the relevant add/drop period to add, drop, and wait-list courses and clinics.
Specific course and clinic registration periods are established each year by the Registrar.