Academic Calendar

Fall Semester, 2018

Orientation for First Year Students Thursday and Friday August 23-24
Classes Begin Monday August 27
No Classes (Labor Day) Monday September 3
Drop/Add Period Ends; Pass/Fail, Variable Credit, Audit Forms Due Wednesday September 5
Rosh Hashanah - Classes Held Monday and Tuesday September 10-11
Yom Kippur - Classes Held Wednesday September 19
No Classes (Fall Break) Monday and Tuesday October 8-9
Independent Study Forms Due Monday October 15
1L Registration for Spring 2019 Friday November 16
3L Registration for Spring 2019 Monday November 19
2L Registration for Spring 2019 Tuesday November 20
Thanksgiving Recess Wednesday to Friday November 21-23
Classes End Monday December 3
Reading Days Tuesday and Wednesday December 4-5
Exams Thursday to Tuesday December 6-18
Confilicts and Make-Up Day for Exams Thursday December 20
Faculty Deadline: Reporting Grades for Classes with 20 or Fewer Students Thursday January 3
Faculty Deadline: Reporting Grades for Classes with more than 20 Students Thursday January 10

Spring Semester, 2019

Classes Begin Monday January 14
No Classes (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) Monday January 21
Drop/Add Period Ends; Pass/Fail, Variable Credit, Audit Forms Due Wednesday January 23
Administrative Monday* Wednesday January 23
Independent Study Forms Due Friday February 1
Spring Recess Monday to Friday March 4-8
Patriot's Day Monday April 15
Easter Recess Thursday to Monday April 18-22
Administrative Monday** Tuesday April 23
2L/Class of 2020 Registration for Fall 2019 Friday April 23
3L/Class of 2021 Registration for Fall 2019 Wednesday April 24
Classes End Friday April 26
Reading Days Saturday to Tuesday April 27-30
Exams Wednesday to Wednesday May 1-15
Conflicts and Make-Up Day for Exams Tuesday May 14
Faculty Deadline - Reporting Grades for Graduation Students (by Noon) Friday May 17
University Commencement (Official Graduation Date) Monday May 20
Law School Commencement Friday May 24
Faculty Deadline - Reporting Grades for Classes with 20 or Fewer Students Tuesday May 28
Faculty Deadline - Reporting Grades for Classes with more than 20 Students Tuesday June 4

*Wednesday classes are cancelled and Monday classes substituted

**Tuesday classes are cancelled and Monday classes substituted

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