Georgetown Law Open on Time
The Law Center will open on time, Tuesday, January 27, 2015, but liberal leave is in effect.
All designated emergency employees must report to work on time. All other employees may take unscheduled leave, but should contact their supervisor to discuss the needs of their unit and individual circumstances. Classes will begin at their normal time, unless otherwise noted on the class cancellation line: 202-662-9446 or the class cancellation page. Any changes to this announcement will be communicated through the same channels by 5:00 am on Tuesday morning.
Graduation Honors: 2011-2012
Graduation Honors for May 2012
Juris Doctor Degree Program Honors
|Summa Cum Laude*
||Number awarded: 2
|Magna Cum Laude; Top Ten%**
|Cum Laude; Top Third**
The Order of the Coif is also granted to those who earn Summa Cum Laude and Magna Cum Laude honors. To be eligible for consideration for the Order of the Coif, a graduate must take 64 graded credits at Georgetown Law.
|Dean's List; Top Third***
*Granted at the sole discretion of the faculty
**Based upon the cumulative grade-point average
***Based upon the annual grade-point average
Graduate Degree Program Honors
Graduation With Distinction
Graduate degree students who earned a cumulative grade-point average of 3.53 or higher receive their diploma and transcript marked 'With Distinction.'
Dean's List by Specialization
(Based upon the cumulative grade-point average)
|Master of Laws, General Program
|Master of Laws, Individualized Program||3.62|
|Master of Laws in Global Health Law
|Master of Laws in International Business and Economic Law
| Master of Laws in International Legal Studies
|Master of Laws in National Security Law
|Master of Laws in Securities & Financial Regulation
|Master of Laws in Taxation
*For the policy on Academic Honors please see the Academic Honors section of the Juris Doctor Program chapter of the Georgetown Law Bulletin