Summary: Take Home Exam Policy
University of Houston Law Center
Steps to follow if you are planning a takehome exam for your class:
Step 1: Professor (or) their secretary will contact Derrick Gabriel in the Office of Student Services letting them
know their class will have a takehome exam, so OSS may release any room assignments made for their
exam. Next, contact Suzanne GordonMartin in the Law Library so she is aware that you plan to give a
Step 2: Professor will prepare exam, and give to their secretary at least 710 days prior to the "scheduled reading
day" for the semester. [Adjunct Faculty will provide their exam to the Office of the Associate Dean who
will then handle steps 311.]
Step 3: The secretary will photocopy the exam based on the enrollment for the class.
Step 4: The secretary will place one copy of the exam (include scantrons, if needed) in an 10x13 brown envelope.
Do not seal, yet.
Step 5: The secretary will prepare two labels to be placed on the outside of each envelope.
Step 6: The first label is temporary, and will include:
Î Student Name, (and the following message),
Ï "Note to Student: Please do NOT remove this label until you
have returned your exam to the UH Law Library Circulation Desk,
AND your envelope containing your exam has been time/date