SCHOOL OF LAW ACADEMIC CALENDAR


Fall 2015
Orientation Week Monday-Friday, August 24-28, 2015
First Day of Classes Monday, August 31, 2015
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 7, 2015
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday-Sunday, November 26-29, 2015*
Last Instructional Day Friday, December 4, 2015
Reading Period Saturday-Tuesday, December 5-8, 2015
Exam Period Wednesday-Saturday, December 9-19, 2015

* Thanksgiving holiday begins Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 5 p.m.


Spring 2016
Martin Luther King Holiday Monday, January 18, 2016
First Day of Classes Tuesday, January 19, 2016
President’s Day LAW CLASSES HELD. Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Spring Break Monday-Sunday, March 21-27, 2016
Classes Resume Monday, March 28, 2016
Last Instructional Day Friday, April 29, 2016
Reading Period Saturday-Tuesday, April 30-May 3, 2016
Exam Period Wednesday-Saturday, May 4-14, 2016
Law Commencement Sunday, May 22, 2016

Summer 2016
Intersession I Sunday - Sunday, May 15-29, 2016

Summer I-5-week

Memorial Day holiday Monday, May 30, 2016
Summer I 5-week begins *Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Summer I 5-week ends Friday, July 1, 2016

* Due to Memorial Day holiday, Mon/Wed/Fri. classes will meet for the first time on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

Summer I-10 week

Memorial Day holiday Monday, May 30, 2016
Independence Day holiday **Monday, July 4, 2016
Summer 1 10-week begins *Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Summer I 10-week ends Friday, August 5, 2016

* Due to Memorial Day holiday, Mon/Wed/Fri. classes will meet for the first time on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

** Due to the Fourth of July holiday, Mon/Wed/Fri. classes will meet on Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

Summer II-5-week

Independence Day holiday *Monday, July 4, 2016
Summer II 5-week begins Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Summer II 5-week ends Friday, August 5, 2016

* Due to the Fourth of July holiday, Mon/Wed/Fri. classes will meet on Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

Intersession II Sunday-Sunday, August 7-21, 2016

Fall 2016
Orientation Week Monday-Friday, August 22 - 26, 2016
First Day of Classes Monday, August 29, 2016
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 5, 2016
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday-Sunday, November 24-27, 2016*
Last Instructional Day Friday, December 2, 2016
Reading Period Saturday-Tuesday, December 3-6, 2016
Exam Period Wednesday-Friday, December 7-16, 2016

* Thanksgiving holiday begins Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 5 p.m.


Spring 2017
Martin Luther King Holiday Monday, January 16, 2017
First Day of Classes Tuesday, January 17, 2017
President’s Day LAW CLASSES HELD. Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Spring Break Monday-Sunday, March 27- April 2, 2017
Classes Resume Monday, April 3, 2017
Last Instructional Day Friday, April 28, 2017
Reading Period Saturday-Tuesday, April 29-May 2, 2017
Exam Period Wednesday-Friday, May 3-12, 2017
Law Commencement TBD

Summer 2017
Intersession I Sunday - Sunday, May 14-28, 2017

Summer I-5-week

Memorial Day holiday Monday, May 29, 2017
Summer I 5-week begins *Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Summer I 5-week ends Friday, June 30, 2017

* Due to Memorial Day holiday, Mon/Wed/Fri. classes will meet for the first time on Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

Summer I-10 week

Memorial Day holiday Monday, May 29, 2017
Independence Day holiday Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Summer 1 10-week begins *Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Summer I 10-week ends Friday, August 4, 2017

* Due to Memorial Day holiday, Mon/Wed/Fri. classes will meet for the first time on Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

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Summer II-5-week

Independence Day holiday Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Summer II 5-week begins Monday, July 3, 2017
Summer II 5-week ends Friday, August 4, 2017

Intersession II Sunday-Sunday, August 6 - 20, 2017

Fall 2017

Fall 2017 Orientation Week: *TBD

Upper division students return: *TBD

*Awaiting Board of Trustees Approval of 2017-2018 Academic Calendar