Academics

School of Law Academic Calendar 2015-2016

2015

August 17-20 First-Year Orientation
August 17-20 First-Year Introduction to the Law Course
August 21 Law School Welcome Event
August 24 Classes Begin
September 4 Last Day to Add/Drop Courses
September 7 Labor Day - No classes
September 8 Last Day for Applying for Degrees to be awarded in October
September 8 Monday classes meet this day
October 12 Columbus Day - No classes
November 6 Last Day for Applying for Degrees to be awarded in February
November 25-27 Thanksgiving Recess
December 4 Last Day to Withdraw-Last Day of Classes
December 5-8 Study Period
December 9-18 Final Examinations

2016

January 6-7, 11-12 First-Year Introduction to the Legal Profession Course
January 13 Classes Begin
January 18 Martin Luther King Day - No Classes *
January 20 Monday Classes Meet this Day
January 27 Last Day to Add/Drop Courses
February 5 Last Day to Apply for Degrees to be Awarded in May
March 14-18 Spring Recess
April 27 Last Day of Classes - Last Day to Withdraw
April 28 - May 1 Study Period
May 2 - 11 Final Examinations
May 22 Commencement

Summer Session 2016

May 23 Classes Begin
May 27 Last Day to Add/Drop Courses
May 30 Memorial Day Observed – No Classes
June 15 Monday Classes Meet this Day
July 4 Independence Day - No Classes
July 13  Last Day to Withdraw - Last Day of Classes
July 14-17 Study Period
July 18 & 20 Final Examinations

 
*The Law School administrative offices remain open but classes are canceled on this day.

   
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