All students must "successfully complete" all courses in the mandated First Year Curriculum required for their program. Unless otherwise provided, successful completion means attaining a grade of "D" or better in a graded course, and "S-" or better in an ungraded course. Students who fail to successfully complete a course in the mandated year curriculum must retake the course at the next possible opportunity, as ascertained by the Associate Dean for Students.
All students must take Legal Research & Writing II (LRW II) in the Spring following Legal Research & Writing I (LRW I). However, a student who receives a grade of F or FA in LRW I may not then take LRW II in sequence but, instead, must take both courses the following year. A student who receives a grade of F or FA in LRW II must retake: