Records & Registration Forms

Forms in this section are for Records & Registration may be uploaded to the Law Document Upload Center.

  • Application for Independent Study -  (PDF) - JD students working with a faculty member should submit this form with approval to complete an independent study.
  • Change of Name (PDF) - Current and former students may have need to change the name associated with their academic records to accurately reflect the name by which they are known in the larger world. Additional documentation required.
  • Request for Directory Release/Non-Release Form - Students can elect whether or not UB can release directory information, such as name, degrees earned, etc.
  • FERPA Release Form (PDF) - For students who would like staff members at UB School of law to be able to discuss their academic  records with a designated third party. Students may also use this form to revoke permissions granted.
  • Petition to Transfer (PDF) - Students completing their 1L year who wish to apply to transfer to another law school.
  • Law School Transcript Request Form (PDF) - A printed copy of your law school transcript, provided by Records and Registration.

Student Affairs Forms

Forms in this section are for Student Affairs and may be emailed to