Exit Exam Information

Who needs to take the Exit Exam?

The exit exam is a graduation requirement for all of the Justice and Legal Studies academic program options that are listed below. Students must complete the required exit exam(s) for the select program major or minor in the semester that they plan to graduate. Students who fail to complete the exit exam for their degree and/or certificate will not receive a diploma until this requirement has been met, it is not optional. There is no minimum score required for graduation.

Justice Exit Exam

  • Bachelor of Arts in Justice

Note: Justice majors who elect to major or minor in Legal Studies must meet the Legal Studies Exit Exam requirement for the major or minor as well.

Legal Studies Exit Exam

  • Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies
  • Minor in Legal Studies
  • Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal Studies
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Paralegal Studies
  • Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC) Paralegal Certificate

How do I register?

Fall and Spring terms: The Justice and Legal Studies exit exams will only be administered in the fall and the spring semesters. Students must first apply for graduation in the semester that they plan to graduate then contact the Justice Center at 786-1810 to reserve a seat for an available exam date/time.

Summer term: Students who plan to graduate in the summer will need to schedule a date to take the required exam the previous spring semester.

Exit exams are taken anonymously, but all participants will be required to complete a sign in sheet and show a valid picture ID (WolfCard, driver's license, or any stated picture id card) on the exam date for verification. Additional instructions will be emailed to all eligible participants 1-2 days before the exam.


Exit Exam Schedule

Spring 2015 schedule

Date: Friday, April 3, 2015
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: SSB 251

Alternate Date: Friday, April 17, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: SSB 251

Fall 2015 schedule: TBD

Contact the Justice Center to reserve a seat at 907-786-1810.

Deadline Dates, Spring 2015

Students must apply for graduation prior to the exam date in order to participate.

For April 3, 2015 exam date, apply by:
Tuesday, March 31

For April 17, 2015 exam date, apply by:
Tuesday, April 14