WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2004-2005
 

Updated: 2/2/05

FALL SEMESTER 2004                             
MAY 
3 Mon Last day to drop most fall clinics (except Judicial Clerkship; see course descriptions)
JULY   
12  Mon Last day to drop fall Trial Practice & Procedure
AUGUST  
16  Mon  Last day to drop fall Pretrial and Alternative Dispute Resolution
17-21 Tue-Sat LLM International Orientation
18-21 Wed-Sat First year orientation
23 Mon First day of classes
27 Fri Last day to add an upper-level course without faculty approval (unless otherwise specified incourse description or by professor)
SEPTEMBER
Mon Labor Day holiday (no classes)
15 Wed Last day to drop Government Lawyering Clinic (spring semester)
17 Fri Last day to drop an upper-level course without a PW (permitted withdrawal) on transcript (unless otherwise specified in course directory or by professor)
OCTOBER
15  Fri Last day to drop an upper-level course without faculty approval (unless otherwise specified in course description or by professor)
21-22 Thur-Fri Fall break (no classes)
NOVEMBER   
1 Mon Last day to drop spring Clinics (except Judicial Clerkship & Government Lawyering Clinic;see course descriptions)
17 Wed 7:30 a.m. - Online registration begins for spring classes for 3Ls and LL.M.s
19 Fri 7:30 a.m. - Online registration begins for spring classes for 2Ls
23 Tue Thursday class schedule (Tuesday classes will not meet)
24 Wed Friday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet)
25-28 Thu-Sun Thanksgiving break
DECEMBER   
3 Fri Last day of classes
6-17 Mon-Fri Exam period
 
SPRING SEMESTER 2005
JANUARY
3 Mon Last day to drop spring Pretrial, Trial, Advanced Trial, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Negotiation Theory & Practice
10 Mon First day of classes for spring semester
14 Fri Last day to add a spring upper-level course without faculty approval (unless otherwise specified in course description or by professor)
17 Mon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday holiday (no classes)
FEBRUARY   
4 Fri Last day to drop an upper-level course without a PW (permitted withdrawal) reflected on
transcript (unless otherwise specified in course description or by professor)
MARCH   
4 Fri Last day to drop an upper-level course without faculty approval (unless otherwise specified in course description or by professor)
7-13 Mon-Sun Spring break
APRIL   
13 Wed 7:30 a.m. - Online registration begins for fall classes for 2Ls and returning LLMs
15 Fri 7:30 a.m. - Online registration begins for fall classes for 1Ls
22 Fri Last day of classes
25- 6 Mon-Fri Exam period
MAY  
6 Fri Last day of exam period  
20 Fri Commencement Day  
23 Mon Law summer school begins

 

updated 02/02/2005