MD Program Academic Calendars

Beginning and ending dates of each academic term will be published with individual class schedules.

2019 – 2020

June 2019

Thursday & Friday, June 13-14 Clinic orientation begins for new Third Year Students.
Monday, June 17 Academic year begins for Third and Fourth Year classes.

July 2019

Wednesday, July 3 Independence Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day observance.

August 2019

Monday, August 5 Initial Orientation/Matriculation day, and initial fee payment due for First Year class.
Tuesday, August 6 Academic year begins for First Year class.
Monday, August 19 Academic year begins for Second Year class.

September 2019

Sunday, September 1 Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, September 2 Labor Day observance.

November 2019

Wednesday, November 27 Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day observance.
Friday, November 29 Holiday for all classes.

December 2019

Friday, December 20 Winter Break begins at 5 p.m. for all classes.

January 2020

Monday, January 6 Classes resume after Winter Break for all students.
Sunday, January 19 Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 20 Martin Luther King Day observance.

March 2020

Friday, March 27 Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for First and Second Year classes.

April 2020

Thursday, April 2 Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for Third and Fourth Year classes.
Monday, April 6 Classes resume for all students.

May 2020

Friday, May 1 Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for Second Year class.
Sunday, May 3 Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for graduating students.
Friday, May 15 Commencement.
Sunday, May 24 Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day observance.
Friday, May 29 Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for First Year class.
Academic year and Clinical Clerkships end at 5 p.m. for students in Clinical Clerkships.

 

Future academic calendar

2020 – 2021

July 2020

Thursday, July 2 Independence Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Friday, July 3 Independence Day observance

August 2020

Monday, August 3 Academic year begins for Third Year and Fourth Year Students
Monday, August 17 Academic year begins for Second Year Students

September 2020

Sunday, September 6 Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, September 7 Labor Day observance
Tuesday, September 8 Academic year begins for Phase 1 Students – Initial Orientation/ tuition and fee payment due for Phase 1 Students

November 2020

Wednesday, November 25 Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 26 Thanksgiving Day observance
Friday, November 27 Holiday for all classes

December 2020

Friday, December 18 Winter Break begins at 5 p.m. for all classes

January 2021

Monday, January 4 Classes resume after Winter Break for all Students
Sunday, January 17 Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King Day observance

March 2021

Friday, March 26 Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for Second Year Students

April 2021

 Monday, April 5  Classes resume for 2nd Year Students
 Thursday, April 8  Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for Third and Fourth Year Students
 Monday, 12  Classes resume for Third and Fourth Year Students
 Friday, 30  Academic Year ends at 5 p.m. for 2nd Year Students

May 2021

 Sunday, May 9  Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for Graduating Students
 Friday, May 21  Commencement
 Sunday, May 30  Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
 Monday, May 31  Memorial Day observance

June 2021

Friday, June 4 Academic Year & Clinical Clerkships end at 5 p.m. for Third Year Students

Past academic calendar

2018 – 2019

June 2018

Thursday,  June 14 Clinical orientation begins for new Third Year class.
Monday, June 18 Academic year begins for Third and Fourth Year class.

July 2018

Thursday, July 3 Independence Day holiday begins begins at 5 p.m.
Friday, July 4 Independence Day observance

August 2018

Monday, August 6 Initial Orientation/Matriculation day, and initial fee payment due for First Year class
Tuesday, August 7 Academic year begins for First Year class.
Monday, August 20  Academic year begins for Second Year class.

September 2018

Sunday, September 2 Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, September 3 Labor Day observance

November 2018

Wednesday, November 21 Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 22 Thanksgiving Day observance
Friday, November 23 Holiday for all classes

December 2018

Friday, December 21 Winter Break begins at 5 p.m. for all classes

January 2019

Monday, January 7 Classes resume after Winter Break for all Students
Sunday, January 20 Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King Day observance

March 2019

Friday, March 29 Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for First and Second Year classes.

April 2019

Thursday, April 4 Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for Third and Fourth Year classes.
Monday, April 8 Classes resume for all students.

May 2019

Friday, May 3 Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for Second Year class.
Sunday, May 5 Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for graduating students.
Friday, May 17 Commencement.
Sunday, May 26 Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day observance.
Friday, May 31 Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for First Year class.
Academic year and Clinical Clerkships end at 5 p.m. for students in Clinical Clerkships.