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Mandatory Exam Policy for Students (Please Read)   

All students must read the School of Law Exam Policies and Procedures found at the following link: http://www.law.duq.edu/Registrar/RegInfo.html

Very Important Reminder: Any student with an emergency, illness, etc, must see the Registrar. It is a violation of the Disciplinary Code to speak with a professor regarding anything to do with exams. 

eReserves Link Change

The new URL to eReserves is: http://duquesnelaw.docutek.com. All reserve materials and passwords have been transferred. If you have any questions concerning eReserves, please consult Mr. Charles Sprowls.

Reminder: DCLI Group Study Room Policy

There are eight study rooms available for group study purposes. These rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Keys are signed out at the Circulation Desk only to current Duquesne law students with valid DU ID cards. Students may use these rooms, for group study only, in blocks of two hours (with one renewal). The rooms may also be reserved up to one day in advance, by filling out the study room sheet at the Circulation Desk or by calling 412-396-5017. The Center would like to wish all School of Law students good luck on your exams!

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