Academic Calendar

MAY 2017 INTERSESSION

   
May 15-26 Intersession
May 15 (Monday)

Last day to drop course with 100% tuition only refund

 
May 17 (Wednesday) Last day to drop a class
May 26 (Friday) Last day of class

SUMMER 2017 REGULAR SESSION

   
May 30 (Tuesday) Summer school begins
June 1 (Thursday)

Last Day for enrolling or adding courses
Last day to drop course with 100% tuition only refund

 
June 16 (Friday) Last day to drop a class
August 1 (Tuesday                                                         Last day of class
August 2 (Wednesday) Reading Day
August 3-4 (Thursday - Friday) Final Exams, Summer School
August 5 (Saturday, 10:00 a.m.) Graduation

SUMMER 2017 STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS

   
May 17 - June 9 China/Korea
June 27 - July 22 France
Drop deadlines for a full tuition refund would be 2 weeks prior to the start date of each summer abroad program.

Dates for full or partial refunds for other fees will be provided at any time of acceptance into a study abroad program or as provided on the law school webpage for each study abroad program.

2017 1L SUMMER ENTRY PROGRAM

   
PROPERTY CLASS June 13 (Tuesday) - July 28 (Friday)
Final Exam Monday, July 31
   
ACADEMIC SUCCESS CLASSES July 5 (Wedneday) - July 28 (Friday)
Final Exam Monday, July 31
   
July 4 (Tuesday) Independence Day Holiday (no classes)

LL.M. PROGRAM - SUMMER 2017

   
July 3 (Monday) Classes Begin
July 28 (Friday)

Last day of class

 
August 2 (Wednesday) Final Exam

FALL SEMESTER 2017

August 8-11 (Tuesday - Friday) First Year Orientation
August 14 (Monday) Classes Begin
August 21 (Monday) Last Day for adding courses
Last day to drop course with 100% tuition only refund.
September 4 (Monday) Labor Day Holiday, No Classes.  
October 12 – October 13 (Thursday-Friday) Fall Break, No classes
October 27 (Friday) Last day to withdraw from a course
November 20 - 24(Monday - Friday) THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
November 27 (Monday) Classes resume regular schedule
Last Day of Class
November 28 (Tuesday) Tuesday/Thursday and Thursday only classes meet
Last Day of Class
November 29 (Wednesday) Monday/Wednesday/Friday and Friday only classes meet
Last Day of Class
November 30 - December 1 (Thursday - Friday) Reading Days
December 4 - 14 (Monday - Friday, Monday - Thursday) Final Exams
December 15 (Friday, 7:00 p.m.) GRADUATION

SPRING SEMESTER 2018

   
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - Sunday, January 7, 2018 Merida, Mexico Study Abroad Program
January 2 (Monday) - January 5 (Friday) and January 8 (Monday) Winter Intersession
January 10 (Wednesday) Classes Begin
Monday only classes meet on January 10
Wednesday only classes DO NOT meet
Monday/Wednesday and Monday/Wednesday/Friday classes meet as scheduled
January 15 (Monday) Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes)
January 18 (Thursday) Last day for adding courses
Last day to drop course with 100% tuition only refund
March 10 (Saturday)  - March 17 (Saturday) Cuba Study Abroad Program
March 12 - 16 (Monday - Friday) Spring Break
March 19 (Monday) Classes resume
March 23 (Friday) Last day to withdraw from a course
March 30 (Friday) Easter Holiday (no classes)
April 26 (Thursday) Last Day of Class
No Tuesday/Thursday only classes meet
Regularly scheduled Friday only and MWF classes meet on Thursday, April 27
April 27 (Friday) Reading Day
April 30 - May 10 (Monday - Friday, Monday - Thursday) Final Exams
May 11 (Friday, 10:00 a.m.) GRADUATION