Academic Calendars

Academic Calendars

Check the academic calendar regularly for pertinent schedule information (updated 4/19/2017)

2016-17 2017-18 2018-19

FALL

Orientation LL.M. & Master Students Aug. 23-25 Aug. 22-24 Aug. 21-23
Orientation JD Students Aug. 23-25 Aug. 22-24 Aug. 21-23
Classes Begin Aug. 29 Aug. 28 Aug. 27
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes Sept. 7 Sept. 6 Sept. 5
Labor Day - Labor Day - No Classes Sept. 5 Sept. 4 Sept. 3
Last Day to Elect S/U Grading Sept. 9 Sept. 8 Sept. 7
Last Day to Reschedule an Exam Oct. 3 Oct. 2 Oct. 1
Class Makeup for Veteran's Day Tues. 11/8 = Friday Schedule Tues. 11/14 = Friday Schedule Tues 11/13 = Monday Schedule
Veteran's Day - No Classes Fri., Nov 11 Fri., Nov 10 Mon., Nov 12
Thanksgiving Break Nov. 23, 24 and 25 Nov. 22, 23 and 24 Nov. 21, 22 and 23
Classes End Dec. 9 Dec. 8 Dec. 7
Reading & Exam Period Dec. 10-23 Dec. 9-22 Dec. 10-21
Semester Break Dec. 24 - Jan. 17 Dec. 23 - Jan. 16 Dec. 22 - Jan. 13
Intersession Class Jan. 9-13 Jan. 8-12 Jan. 7-12

SPRING

Classes Begin

Jan. 17

Jan. 16

Jan. 14
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 16 Jan. 15 Jan. 21
Monday schedule: 8:30, 10:30 and 1:00 Saturday, Jan. 21 Saturday, Jan. 20 Saturday, Jan. 19
Monday schedule 3:00 & 5:00 or later Saturday, Jan. 28 Saturday, Jan. 27 Saturday, Jan. 26
Last Day to Add/Drop classes Jan. 25 Jan. 24 Jan. 23
Last Day to Elect S/U Grading Jan. 27 Jan. 26 Jan. 25
Winter Break Feb. 27 - March 3 Feb. 26 - March 2 Feb. 25 - March 1
Last Day to Reschedule an Exam March 10 March 5 March 4
Classes End April 28 April 27 April 26
Reading & Exam Period April 29 - May 12 April 28 - May 11 April 27 - May 10
Graduation May 20 May 19 May 18

Summer

WIPO Summer IP Academy May 21 - June 2
Clinic and Online Classes Begin May 22 May 21 TBA
Clinic Classes End July 28 July 27 TBA
Online Classes End August 11 August 10 TBA

*this calendar is subject to change