Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2018

August 6 Monday LLM Orientation Begins
August 10 Friday JD 1L Foundations Week Begins
August 20 Monday Classes Begin
JD Upper Level, LLM, SJD, and MSL
September 3 Monday Labor Day Holiday
October 11-12 Thursday – Friday Fall Break
November 20 Tuesday Follow Thursday Class Schedule
JD, LLM, and SJD
November 21-23 Wednesday – Friday Thanksgiving Holiday
November 30 Friday Classes End
December 1-2 Saturday – Sunday Reading Days
December 3 Monday Exams Begin
December 14 Friday Exams End
December 15 – January 13 Saturday – Sunday Winter Recess

Spring Term 2019

January 14 Monday Classes Begin
January 21 Monday MLK Holiday
March 11-15 Monday – Friday Spring Break
April 26 Friday Classes End
April 27-28 Saturday – Sunday Reading Days
April 29 Monday Exams Begin
May 10 Friday Exams End
May 19 Sunday Hooding
May 20 Monday Commencement

Summer Term 2019

May 21 Tuesday Classes Begin
Full Summer Term & Summer Session 1
June 21 Friday Classes End
Summer Session 1
July 1 Monday Classes Begin
Summer Session 2
July 4 Thursday Independence Day Holiday
August 2 Friday Classes End
Full Summer Term & Summer Session 2

Fall Term 2019

August 5 Monday LLM Orientation Begins
August 9 Friday JD 1L Foundations Week Begins
August 19 Monday Classes Begin
JD Upper Level, LLM, SJD, and MSL
September 2 Monday Labor Day Holiday
October 10-11 Thursday – Friday Fall Break
November 19 Tuesday Follow Thursday Class Schedule
JD, LLM, and SJD
November 27-29 Wednesday – Friday Thanksgiving Holiday
November 29 Friday Classes End
December 2-3 Monday – Tuesday Reading Days for 1Ls
December 2 Monday Exams Begin for Upper Level Classes
December 4 Wednesday Exams Begin for 1Ls
December 13 Friday Exams End for Upper Level Classes
December 16 Monday Exams End for 1Ls
December 17 – January 12 Tuesday – Sunday Winter Recess
January 3 Friday Final Grades Due for All Students

Spring Term 2020

January 13 Monday Classes Begin
January 20 Monday MLK Holiday
March 9-13 Monday – Friday Spring Break
April 24 Friday Classes End
April 27-28 Monday – Tuesday Reading Days for 1Ls
April 27 Monday Exams Begin for Upper Level Classes
April 29 Wednesday Exams Begin for 1Ls
May 5 Tuesday Exams End for Upper Level Classes
May 8 Friday Exams End for 1Ls
May 8 Friday Grades Due for 3Ls and MSLs
May 17 Sunday Hooding
May 18 Monday Commencement
May 26 Tuesday Final Grades Due for 1Ls and 2Ls

Summer Term 2020

May 19 Tuesday Classes Begin
Full Summer Term & Summer Session 1
June 19 Friday Classes End
Summer Session 1
June 30 Tuesday Classes Begin
Summer Session 2
July 31 Friday Classes End
Full Summer Term & Summer Session 2