Spring 2015 Exam Room Assignments

The Spring 2015 Exam Room Assignments can be viewed through this link: Sp15ExamRooms

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Room Availability During Exam Week

In an effort to provide more study space for students, we are making available to you the times that each of our classrooms is available for your use. There will be no official process by which you will be able to reserve these rooms, and availability is subject to change without notice. Additionally, if you choose to study in one of these rooms, please be out by the time it is marked as unavailable (blacked out). If needed, the Dean’s Office may need to ask you to leave a classroom at any time.

Please note: This is informational only. We will not reserve classrooms for study use. If you find one that is available and empty, you are welcome to use it. You must, however, vacate the room in plenty of time before it is marked as unavailable.

The sheet for each room will also be posted at the door of the classroom, and every effort will be made to update the sheets posted at the door. The copy that is posted here will not be updated, so please defer to the sheets posted at each door.  Please click on the link below to view the room availability sheets.

Exam Time and Study Time availability sheets

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Fall 2014 Exam Room Assignments Now Posted

The Fall 2014 Exam Room Assignments are now posted at: http://www.uakron.edu/law/curriculum/registration.dot


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Important Examsoft Information


The download period for exams is well under way.  If you have not downloaded SofTest and your exams, please do so as soon as possible.  This semester we are trying something a little different.  We are not putting a deadline on the download period.  In the past, it has proven to be a bad decision because students waited until the very last minute to download and had issues.  Please do not let history repeat itself.  Also below are a few things to remember about Examsoft.

  1. Most professors have a default of 10 questions on every Examsoft exam file that you download.  That means you could potentially have blank questions when you submit the exam or not have enough questions in the software.  If the latter is the case, then most professors ask students to just specify the number of the question within the answer.
  2. Do not leave the room after your exam until you receive the screen that has the green check mark congratulating you on a successful upload.
  3. Be sure to have your computer’s power plugged in.
  4. PC users will not have to input their student ID when starting an exam.  However Mac users will.
  5. Show up to your exam at least 15 minutes early.

If you have any questions, please contact law-support@uakron.edu or stop by our office.  Thanks and good luck with exams!!

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Reminder – Special Exam Accommodations Requests Due

This is a reminder to please turn in your Special Exam Accommodations Request if you intend to use Accommodations for your Fall 2014 exams.  I have extended the deadline to turn in these forms until Friday, November 14, 2014.  The form to complete this request is located at: http://www.uakron.edu/dotAsset/ca2c7613-836b-4bf1-875a-f273d3671124.pdf.

If you are in need of a temporary accommodation (that has not been requested in past semesters):

You will need to provide the Dean’s Office with a medical excuse from your attending physician with your response/request for a temporary, one-time accommodation.

If you have a permanent or long-term accommodation:

You must be registered with the University’s Office of Accessibility and must re-register every semester you are in attendance at The University of Akron.  Contact information for that office may be found at :http://www.uakron.edu/access/index.php.


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