Academic Calendar Reminder.
note the following dates for the closing weeks of the Spring
Monday, May 1: Monday classes meet (King Birthday make-up)
Tuesday, May 2: Last day of classes: Friday classes meet
(Good Friday make-up)
Read Period runs from Wednesday, May 3 through Sunday, May
7. Exams begin Monday, May 8 and end on Friday, May 19.
Fall 2006 Registration.
The preliminary schedule
of classes for the Fall 2006 semester is available outside
the third floor cafeteria and through the main Student
(click on the Fall '06 link). The final
schedule and Registration Bulletin will be issued on Tuesday,
April 25. Registration will take place from Thursday, April
27 through Monday, May 1. You may register at any time during
After the end of the registration period, the registration
requests will be processed according to each student’s registration
priority. In other words, registration will not be conducted
on a first-come, first-served basis; as long as you register
during the designated period, you will have an equal chance
of being admitted to a class as other students within your
registration priority group. To learn what classes
you have been admitted into, you must check the online registration
site on or after Wednesday, May 3.
a class during the initial registration period is no guarantee
that you will be admitted into the class – you must check
the web site on or after Wednesday, May 3 to learn what
classes you have been admitted into.
"Where Do We Go From Here?" Program.
program introduces first-year students to the course requirements
after the first year, the certificate programs offered by
Chicago-Kent, and clinical, externship, and other program
opportunities available to upper-level students. The program
will be offered at the following times:
Day Division: Tuesday, April 25, 12:00 noon (Auditorium).
Evening Division: Wednesday, April 26, 6:00 pm (Auditorium).
Intensive Trial Advocacy. Please note that registration
for both the August 2006 and the January 2007 sessions
of Intensive Trial Advocacy take place as part of Fall
2006 registration. See the listing for Intensive Trial
Advocacy in the preliminary Schedule of Classes for details.
Spring 2006 Final Exams.
Exam Schedule. The final exam
schedule for the current semester is available
here. You will be notified of the classroom assignments
for your exams prior to the start of exam period.
Availability of Professors' Old Exams.
Many professors make their old exams available for students
to review. Exams dating from 1992 and before are bound
in volumes available in the 10th floor reading room in
the Library. Exams after 1992 are available online by
going to http://library.kentlaw.edu/Services/students.htm,
clicking on the Exams Database link on the left, and then
clicking on the link indicated there.
Dean's Certificate for Illinois Bar Exam. We will
mail a Dean's Certificate to the Illinois bar examiners
for every graduating student after final grades for the
Spring semester are received and processed, and we can
confirm completion of all graduation requirements. We
compile the list of graduating students from the list
of those who submitted Applications for Graduation listing
Spring 2006 as their final semester.
Bar Exams in Other Jurisdictions. If you plan to
take a bar exam outside of Illinois, you should provide
the Registrar with appropriate forms for the Law School
to complete as soon as possible.
Joke of the Week. "Democracy is the art of
running the circus from the monkey cage." (H.L. Mencken)
Poem of the Week. This week's poem is "The
Lake Isle of Innisfree," by W.B. Yeats.