General Exam Information
The Office of the Registrar administers examinations for Georgetown Law students. On this page, you will find important information including exam dates, policies, instructions, and tech support.
All exams are administered through the Exam4 software application and graded on an anonymous basis. Students are subject to the Student Disciplinary Code and, as such, self-identification of any kind within the exam is not permitted; nor may they discuss the substance of the exam with faculty or with any other student from the time the exam is first administered until after grades are published.
Please review in full the Fall 2022 Law Center Rules on Final Examinations/Papers and Preventing Violations of Exam Policies and the Student Disciplinary Code.
In-class exam room assignment Fall 22
Exam4 (Exam Software) Information
- Exam4 Presentation Fall 2022
- Exam4 Instructions (Guide to downloading and using the exam software & preparing for exam-day)
- Exam4 Take-Home Summary (includes web links)
- Exam4 In-Class Summary (includes web links)
- Exam4 Reminders & FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)
Exam4 currently supports:
- Windows 10 (Home, Pro, Edu and Enterprise) [versions 1909**, 2004, 20H2, 21H1, 21H2, 22H2]
- Windows 11 (Home, Pro, Edu and Enterprise) [versions 21H2, 22H2]
- macOS 13.x.x Ventura – including the Apple Silicon Processors (e.g., M1, M2, etc.)
- macOS 12.x.x Monterey – including the Apple Silicon Processors (e.g., M1, M2, etc.)
- macOS 11.7.x Big Sur – including the Apple Silicon Processors (e.g., M1, M2, etc.)
- macOS 10.15.7 Catalina**
** Extegrity Support for these operating systems ends August 1, 2023
Minimum specification requirements:
- 2 GB Ram
- 500 MB Storage
- Screen resolution of 800×600 or higher
You must have administrator rights to your laptop in order to download, install, and run Exam4. Work laptops are not recommended for use as administrator rights are maintained by the respective organization/company. Exam4 requires administrator rights every time it is used for an in-class and/or takehome exam.
Students retrieve their exam schedules and Exam Numbers by logging into the Exam/Paper Management System.
Important details regarding the administration of take-home examinations (accessed independently by students within a designated period of time) can be found by clicking on the following link: Take-Home Exam Procedures.
Important details regarding the administration of in-class examinations can be found by clicking on the following link: In-Class Exam Procedures
The Office of the Registrar manages exam conflicts and deferrals. All such requests should be directed to the Office of the Registrar; not to faculty or other administrative offices. Information regarding exam deferrals, exam conflicts, the Student Disciplinary Code and other Georgetown Law Policies may be found by clicking the following link for the online Georgetown Law Student Handbook. Instructions for submitting a request can be found by clicking on the following link: Exam Conflicts and Exam Deferrals.
Per Academic Policy, students may request to review exams and final papers that have been returned to the Office of the Registrar during a scheduled exam review period each semester. Details and instructions may be found by clicking on the following link: Exam Review.
For your convenience, Exam 4 will be installed on the computers at the Computer Learning Center in the Library. Other library computers will not be configured for Exam4. Please follow the instructions in this document to log into CLC computers
Exam Administration & Policy
Office of the Registrar
Hotung 4th Floor
202-662-9220 (during office hours)
Professor Michael Frisch
415 McDonough Hall
Exam4 Technical Issues
Exam4 User Support
General Computer Issues
IST Help Desk
152 McDonough Hall