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Course Registration & Faculty Information

Cornell law students are advised to check the curricular recommendations and registration updates frequently during the registration process for course updates. The Registrar's Office recommends that all students become familiar with the information provided below for academic planning and scheduling. The links provide information on graduation requirements, course requirements, registration procedures, course selection process and frequently asked questions.

Curricular, Degree and Registration Information

Using Online Registration
Curricular Recommendations & Degree Requirements (PDF)
Registration and Curricular Update (PDF)
Restricted Categories of Courses (PDF)
JD-ILA Curricular Offerings (PDF)
JD-LLM Curricular Offerings (PDF)
FAQ's About Preferencing (PDF)
FAQ's on Registering for Courses Outside Law School (PDF)
FAQ for Non-Law Student Taking Law Courses (PDF)
NYS Bar Requirements for LLMs (PDF)
Concentration Options (PDF)


Fall Term Schedule (PDF)
Spring Term Schedule (PDF)

Exam schedules

Fall Exam Schedule (PDF)
Spring Exam Schedule (PDF)


Course Offerings by Category
Prior Years Course Offerings
Course Descriptions
Course Descriptions Clinical Offerings (PDF)
Selection Process for Clinical Courses (PDF)


Faculty Biographies
Faculty Publications
Faculty Advisors (PDF)