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Week of January 18, 2021

OFFICE HOURS - SPRING 2021

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:

PLEASE NOTE: OFFICE IS CLOSED for in person visits at this time. Please e-mail us at regq@kentlaw.iit.edu and we will respond to your request as soon as possible.

Enrollment Verification Certificate (after add/drop week)

This form is the equivalent of an enrollment letter and a letter of good standing. To obtain, do the following:

1. Log in to your myIIT account

2. Go to the academics tab (second tab from the left)

3. Scroll down to the purple tree on the left hand side of the screen

a. Click on the tree

b. Click the "obtain enrollment certificate" link

c. Review and print the certificate

In lieu of completing a deferment form, you can print this certificate out and send to your service provider. Or you can have your service provider go to www.studentclearinghouse.org and find your enrollment under Illinois Institute of Technology. School code: 001691-01

Please note: The National Student Clearinghouse is the official vendor IIT uses to verify all current enrollment.

Spring 2021 Schedule and Registration.

Spring 2021 Semester Information. The Spring 2021 Quick Guide page has most of the information you will need in advance of the start of the Spring semester -- click here, or go to the main Current Students Portal page and click on the Spring 2021 Quick Guide link under "Academics & Grades." Alternatively, click on the individual links below to go directly to the indicated documents.

Initial Reading Assignments and Course Materials
Note: Not all professors submit initial assignments. Even if a course is not listed in this document, please check for materials in the Bookstore. This document may be updated if we receive additional assignments.

Revised Spring Schedule
We are finalizing classroom assignments for hybrid courses and will distribute those prior to the start of classes. Exam information will be available next week. We anticipate that most exams will be self-scheduled or take-home, but some exams may be fixed (i.e., at a specific date/time).

Please note the following changes to the class schedule (these changes are reflected in the most recent version of the schedule:

Canceled classes:
-Legal Innovation + Technology (342-01)
-Legal Writing 4 (432-07 section)

Courses switched from hybrid to all-online:
-Conflict of Laws (371-01, Prof. Conviser)
-Copyright Law (405-51, Prof. Balough)
-Criminal Procedure (eve. section, 344-51, Prof. Galhotra)
-Critical Legal Studies (163-51, 912-51, Prof. Stanton)
-Employment Relationships (day section, 391-01, Prof. Gonzalez)
-Juvenile Justice (343-51, 925-51, Prof. Lucafo)
-Legal Writing 3 (431-81, Prof. Moltz)
-Legal Writing 4 (432-01, Prof. Moltz)
-Practice & Professionalism (142-81, Profs. Katz and Rabanal)
-Public Sector Employees (679-81, Prof. Kim)
-Strategies in Intellectual Property (309-81, Prof. Marr)

Applications for Graduation
J.D. students who plan on graduating at the end of the Spring semester must submit an online Application for Graduation form no later than Tuesday, February 2. To complete the form, go to Web for Students at https://wfs.kentlaw.iit.edu and click on "Application for Graduation" under "Online Forms" in the lefthand menu. Please complete every field in the form, and click Submit when done. You will receive a confirmation e-mail once a graduation audit has been performed.

 Important note: If you need to make any changes after submitting your application, please contact the Registrar's office at regq@kentlaw.iit.edu -- do not submit a second form.

Please note that any changes you make to your schedule after the audit may affect your graduation requirements. You should check with the Registrar's Office prior to making any changes. Also note that, although the Registrar's Office does conduct graduation audits on all applications, it is your responsibility to make certain all requirements for graduation are met. If you have any questions, please contact the Registrar's Office at regq@kentlaw.iit.edu.

LLM Students : you must submit a paper application to the Office of International Law and Policy. You can request the application form through that office or through the Registrar's office.

Adding and Dropping Classes
You may add an open course without special permission until the end of the first week of Spring classes; during the second week, however, you may add an open course only with permission of the instructor. You may not add a course after Tuesday, February 2, 9:00pm.

You may withdraw from any course except a required course, a clinical course, Law Review, Moot Court, or an intersession class at any time prior to the date of the final exam or final paper (see §3.10(c) of the Student Handbook). There is no tuition penalty if you drop a course during the first two weeks of classes. You will not receive a tuition refund, however, if you drop a course after Tuesday, February 2, 9:00pm.

Pass/Fail Elections
Pass/fail elections for the Spring semester must be made online no later than Tuesday, February 2, 9:00pm. Please review section 2.4 "Pass/Fail Election" in the Student Handbook if you have any questions regarding your pass/fail elections. In order to make your election, you should:

  1. Log into Web for Students.

  2. Select the "Take Class Pass/Fail" option under the "Online Forms" heading

  3. Select the course you would like to take on a pass/fail basis

  4. Submit your selection

The Registrar's Office will review your request and inform you if there is any problem with your request.

Official Student Withdrawal Process.

Students wishing to request a leave of absence from their course of study or complete an official withdrawal from the university should now initiate the process online. To begin the process, log in to the MyIIT portal and under the ‘Academics’ tab, look for the ‘Graduate Academic Affairs’ channel. Chicago-Kent students should follow the ‘I want to take a leave of absence or officially withdraw’ link under the ‘Chicago-Kent College of Law’ header.

Questions regarding the leave of absence or withdrawal process should be directed to regq@kentlaw.iit.edu.

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