2011-2012, 2010-2011, 2009-2010, 2008-2009

Date Deadline
June 22 – Early add/drop deadline for Fall Government Lawyer and Securities Regulation clinicals
August 12 – Early add/drop deadline for Fall Attorney General clinical
September 1 – Fall independent clinical and continuing clinical application deadline
September 5 – Labor Day
September 6 – Early add/drop deadline for Federal Debt Collection Clinic
September 12 – Classes begin for upper-level (2L/3L) students (including all clinical courses)
September 13 – FALL CLINICAL ADD/DROP DEADLINE (fall clinicals, fall-winter clinicals, fall-spring clinicals, winter or spring clinicals tied to a fall class). Clinicals dropped after this date receive a Withdrawal transcript notation.
September 19 – Fall clinical work begins
September 30 – Final day to change Fall clinical credits
October 7 – Semester in Washington: Round 2 Application Deadline
October 10 – Columbus Day: No classes, if placement is closed students must make up hours missed
October 14 – Reflection essay #1 due for externship students
– Sports Law Clinic application deadline
October 16 – Supreme Court Litigation Clinic application deadline
October 28 – Fall clinical supervisor’s mid-semester evaluations due
November 1 – Winter term independent clinical application deadline
– Winter term continuing clinical application deadline
Travel funding application deadline for winter term independent or continuing clinicals in the U.S.
November 4 – Early add/drop deadline for Winter-Spring Child Advocacy Clinic
November 11 – Veterans Day: Classes in session. If placement is closed, students must make up hours missed
– Reflection essay #2 due for externship students
November 16 WINTER CLINICAL ADD/DROP DEADLINE (winter clinicals, winter-spring clinicals, spring clinicals with winter class). Clinicals dropped after this date receive a Withdrawal transcript notation.
November 18 – ITA Criminal Prosecution: Supervisor’s mid-semester evaluations due
Travel funding application deadline for winter term clinical course students in the U.S.
November 23-25 – Thanksgiving break: Students are expected to work regular clinical hours this week and must make up hours missed
December 2 Early add/drop deadline for spring Child Advocacy Clinic
December 8 – Fall upper-level classes end
December 9 – Fall clinical work ends
– Reflection essay #3 due for externship students
December 16 – Fall clinical supervisor’s evaluations due
– Fall independent clinicalpapers due
December 21-31 – Winter break
January 2-3 – Winter clinical work begins
Note: In accordance with ABA guidelines on clinical credits, students will need to make up the clinical hours from the Jan 2 federal holiday if their placement observes the holiday.
January 3 – Winter classes begin
– Early add/drop deadline for spring Role of the State Attorney General clinic
January 13 – Spring independent clinical and continuing clinical application deadline
SPRING CLINICAL ADD/DROP DEADLINE (spring clinicals). Clinicals dropped after this date receive a Withdrawal transcript notation.
January 16 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: No classes.
Note: In accordance with ABA guidelines on clinical credits, students will need to make up the clinical hours from Martin Luther King, Jr. Day if their placement observes the holiday.
January 18 – Winter courses end (clinical work continues)
January 20 – Winter clinical work ends
January 23 – Spring classes and clinical work begin
January 27 – Fall clinical student’s evaluation due (online)
– Winter independent clinical papers due
– ITA Criminal Prosecution: Supervisor’s final evaluations due
January 31 – 3Ls: Intention of pro bono work deadline (for those who have not completed requirement)
February 3 – Final day to change spring clinical credits
February 17 – Reflection essay #1 due for externship students
February 20 – President’s Day: Classes in session, if placement is closed students must make up hours missed
February 24 – Winter clinical student’s evaluation due (online)
March 9 – 3Ls: Pro Bono paperwork due
– Spring supervisor’s mid-semester evaluations due
March 12-16 – Spring Break: Students excused from clinical work
March 23 – Reflection essay #2 due for externship students
April 20 – Spring classes and clinical work end for all students
– Reflection essay #3 due for externship students
April 27 – Spring supervisor’s final evaluations due
– Spring independent clinical papers due
May 18 – Spring clinical student evaluations due (online)
May 24 – Commencement