Academic Calendar

Fall | Intersession | Spring | Summer

FALL SEMESTER 2018
Faculty Due Back 8/16 Th
Orientation Begins for Undergraduates*** 8/18 Sa
Classes/Late Registration Begin 8/21 T
Law Orientation Begins 8/13 M
Law Classes Begin 8/20 M
Late Registration Ends/Last Day to Add  8/27 M
Labor Day Holiday (No classes)  9/3 M
Census Date**  9/7 F
Fall Break (No Classes) 10/15-16 M-T
Last Day to Drop Courses or Withdraw 11/2 F
Spring and Summer Continuing Student Registration 11/5-28 M-W
Thanksgiving Recess 11/22-23 Th-F
Last Day of Classes 12/5 W
Law Last Day of Classes 11/28 W
Study/Review Day 12/6 Th
Final Examination Period 12/7-13 F-Th
Law Final Examination Period 12/3-15 M-Sa
Mid-Year Commencement 12/14 F
Last Day to Submit Grades 1/2 W
INTERSESSION 2019
Classes Begin 1/2 W
Martin Luther King Day Holiday (No classes) 1/21 M
Classes/Exams End 1/18 F
Last Day to Submit Grades 1/25 F
SPRING SEMESTER 2019
Orientation Begins for Undergraduates*** 1/18 F
Classes/Late Registration Begin 1/22 T
Law Classes Begin  1/7 M 
Late Registration Ends/Last Day to Add 1/28 M
Census Date** 2/8 F
Presidents’ Day Holiday (No classes) 2/18 M
Law Spring Break 3/4-8 M-F
Spring Break 3/11-15 M-F
Easter Holiday begins at 4:00 P.M. * 4/18 Th
Easter Holiday (No classes) 4/19 F
Holy Thursday Canceled Classes Meet * 4/26 F
Last Day to Drop Courses or Withdraw 4/8 M
Fall Continuing Student Registration 4/8-6/21 M-F
Last Day of Classes 5/9 Th
Law Last Day of Classes
4/24 W
Study/Review Day 5/10 F
Law Final Examination Period 4/29-5/14 M-Tu
Final Examination Period 5/11-16 Sa-Th
Commencement Mass 5/16 Th
Commencements 5/16-18 Th-Sa
Last Day to Submit Grades 5/23 Th
SUMMER SESSIONS 2019
Session I (12 week session) 5/20-8/9 M-F
Session II (6 week session) 5/20-6/28 M-F
Session III (6 week session) 7/1-8/9 M-F
Session IV (3 week session) 5/20-6/7 M-F
Session V (3 week session) 6/10-6/28 M-F
Session VI (3 week session) 7/1-7/19 M-F
Session VII (3 week session) 7/22-8/9 M-F
Law Eve Program Summer Session 6/3-7/25 M-Th
Last Day to Submit Grades 8/16 F
SUMMER HOLIDAYS 
Memorial Day Holiday (No classes) 5/27 M
Independence Day Holiday (No classes) 7/4 Th

*Classes end at 4pm on Holy Thursday; if to be re-scheduled for next Friday evening please work with Deans’ Offices to arrange time and place.
**Census dates vary by class. To find the census date for a specific class, please view the on-line Class Schedule.
***Orientation programs for graduate students are provided through students' school/program's next steps.