The Registrar's Office hours are 8:30am to 6:00pm (M-Thurs), and Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm. If you have any questions regarding your academic records, the Registrar's Office staff will be happy to assist you. You can call us at (312) 906-5080, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by Suite 220.
Summer 2011 Term Information.
•Add/Drop Period. The add/drop period for the Summer runs through Friday, May 25. You may add an open class, or drop a class and receive a tuition refund, through that date. Click here for links to the Summer schedule and the online registration system.
•Pass/Fail for Summer Classes. Pass/fail elections for the Summer semester must be made online no later than Friday, May 25. 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 your Webmail account
2. Click on the "Web for Students" icon in lower left portion of the left frame
3. Select the "Take Class Pass/Fail" option under the "Online Forms" heading
4. Select the course you would like to take on a pass/fail basis
5. Submit your selection
The Registrar's Office will review your request, determine your eligibility and notify you of the status.
Fall 2012 Registration. The final Fall 2012 class schedule, the Registration Bulletin, and the course and exam grids will be available on Monday, April 23, by clicking here or by going to the Current Students page (click on the Fall 2012 Quick Guide link). Print copies will be available on the table outside the third floor cafetria. Registration will take place from Wednesday, April 25 through Saturday, April 28, at 5:00pm. You may register at any time during that period.
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 Thursday, May 3. Registering for 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 Thursday, May 3 to learn what classes you have been admitted into.
Students graduating at the end of the Fall 2012 semester who need fewer than the minimum number of hours to graduate may take fewer credits without special permission. In addition, if you will be graduating at the end of the Fall 2012 semester, and will be taking more than the 87 credits required to graduate, you may receive a 50% discount on each credit you take over the required 87 credits. If this affects you, please contct me by email no later than the end of the Fall add/drop period in September, and I will arrange for the credit to be applied to your account.
•IP Management and Markets Classes.
IIT offers a Master's degree in Intellectual Property Management and Markets (IPMM). J.D. students in the Intellectual Property Certificate Program may petition to take one of the following Fall 2012 IPMM courses: IPMM 502, IP Assessment; or IPMM 503, Acquiring IP. Course descriptions are available here. If you are a certificate student and are interested in taking one of these classes, please contact Prof. Ed Lee. Please note that, if you receive approval to take one of these classes, the credits will count toward your J.D. degree, but the grades will not appear on your J.D. transcript or count toward your GPA.
Summer 2012 Class Schedule and Registration: The Summer 2012 Schedule of Classes and Registration Bulletin will be available on Thursday, April 5, in print form outside the third floor cafeteria and online through the Current Students page (click on the Summer 2012 Quick Guide link under "Academics & Grades").
Registration for Summer classes will take place from Wednesday, April 11 through Monday, April 16, at 5:00 pm. You may register at any time during that period. To register beginning on April 11, go to the Summer 2012 Quick Guide page and click on the Online Registration link. You can use any computer with Internet access, either inside or outside the Law School.
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. Evening Division students have priority over Day Division students for Summer registration. Within divisions, registration priority is based on anticipated graduation date, with the earliest graduation date having the highest priority.
To learn what classes you have been admitted into, you must check the Online Registration site on or after Thursday, April 19. Registering for a class during the initial registration period is no guarantee that you will be admitted to the class -- you must check the web site on or after Thursday, April 19 to learn what classes you have been admitted to.
Dean's Certificate for Illinois Bar. 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 2012 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.
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 ‘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 email@example.com.