Registration Schedule

Upcoming Registration Dates

Open Close Results Available in Helios
LLM Legal Profession Round June 29, 2015 @ noon July 7, 2015 @ 9am July 9, 2015
LLM Phase 2 July 10, 2015 @ noon July 31, 2015 @ noon via email August 14, 2015; via HELIOS late August (date TBD)
JD Transfer Student Registration August 12, 2015 @ noon August 17, 2015 @ 5pm August 20, 2015
JD Winter Elective Round

 

TBD TBD TBD
JD Spring Elective Round TBD TBD TBD
1L International/Comparative Round TBD TBD TBD
1L Spring Elective Round

 

TBD TBD TBD

 

Add/Drop Deadlines

Upcoming Add/Drop Deadlines:

Term Drop Deadline
Fall – 1L Courses (LLMs only) Tuesday, September 8 @ 11:59pm EST
Fall & Fall/Spring Monday, September 14 @ 11:59pm EST
Winter & Winter/Spring Tuesday, January 5 @ 11:59pm EST
Spring Friday, January 29 @ 11:59pm EST
**Clinics and some courses may have earlier deadlines, more information can be found in the Course Catalog.

 

Waitlist Processing Dates

For JD, transfer, and visiting/exchange students:
Term Starts Ends
Fall & Fall/Spring Thursday, August 20 Monday, September 14
Winter & Winter/Spring Thursday, August 20 TBD
Spring Thursday, August 20 TBD
For LLM students:
Term Starts Ends
Fall & Fall/Spring TBD Monday, September 14
Winter & Winter/Spring TBD TBD
Spring TBD TBD

 

Registration Information Sessions:

Every semester we offer several registration information sessions.  Click here to view the Registration Information Session Presentation Slides from the March 2015 sessions.  While some information in these slides is specific to past registration rounds, the general information regarding resources and policies is relevant to all registration.

For information about the enrollment algorithm, see Registration Processing.

By-Permission, Legal Profession, and Multi-Section course listings (2015-16AY)

By-Permission, Legal Profession, and Multi-Section course listings for the 2015-2016 Academic Year can be found in the links below:

Clinical Information

Detailed information regarding the clinical curriculum and associated registration deadlines can be found on the Clinical Registration page.

Please note that clinics and their associated clinical seminars and courses have earlier drop deadlines than regular classes.  Students enrolled in a clinic should pay special attention to the clinic’s drop deadline as they plan their schedules.  More information about these deadlines can be found on the  as well as in each of the clinic’s descriptions in the HLS Course Catalog.

 Clinical Advising Appointments:

Click here to schedule an appointment with a clinical advisor (authentication required).

  • Where: WCC 3085
  • Advisors are available to discuss the various clinical opportunities at HLS and help students navigate the clinical registration process.

 For questions regarding registration, add/drop, or waitlisting, contact the Registrar’s Office at 617-495-4612 or registrar@law.harvard.edu.