Academic Calendars

Academic Calendars

Check the academic calendar regularly for pertinent schedule information.

  2015-16 2016-17 2017-18

FALL

     
Orientation LL.M. & Master Students Aug. 11-20 TBA TBA
Orientation JD Students Aug. 18-20 Aug. 23-25 Aug. 22-24
Classes Begin Aug. 24 Aug. 29 Aug. 28
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes Sept. 2 Sept. 7 Sept. 6
Labor Day - No Classes Sept. 7 Sept. 5 Sept. 4
Last Day to Elect S/U Grading Sept. 4 Sept. 9 Sept. 8
Last Day to Reschedule an Exam Oct. 1 Oct. 3 Oct. 2
Class Makeup for Veteran's Day Tues. 11/10 Wed. Schedule Tues. 11/8 Friday Schedule Tues. 11/13 Mon. Schedule
Veteran's Day - No Classes Wed., Nov 11 Fri., Nov 11 Mon., Nov 12
Thanksgiving Break Nov. 25, 26 and 27 Nov. 23, 24 and 25 Nov. 22, 23 and 24
Classes End Dec. 4 Dec. 9 Dec. 8
Reading & Exam Period Dec. 7-18 Dec. 10-23 Dec. 9-22
Semester Break Dec. 19 - Jan. 18 Dec. 24 - Jan. 17 Dec. 23 - Jan. 16
Intersession Class Jan. 11-15 Jan. 9-23 Jan. 8-12
       

SPRING

     

Classes Begin

Jan. 19 Jan. 17

Jan. 16

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 18 Jan. 16 Jan. 15
Monday schedule: 8:30, 10:30 and 1:00 Saturday, Jan. 23 Saturday, Jan. 21 Saturday, Jan. 20
Monday schedule 3:00 & 5:00 or later Saturday, Jan. 30 Saturday, Jan. 28 Saturday, Jan. 27
Last Day to Add/Drop classes Jan. 27 Jan. 25 Jan. 24
Last Day to Elect S/U Grading Jan. 29 Jan. 27 Jan. 26
Winter Break Feb. 22-26 Feb. 27 - March 3 Feb. 26 - March 2
Last Day to Reschedule an Exam March 15 March 10 March 5
Classes End April 29 April 28 April 27
Reading & Exam Period April 30 - May 13 April 29 - May 12 April 28 - May 11
Graduation May 21 May 20 May 19
       

Summer

     
Advanced Patent Institute See website See website See website
IP Summer Institute See website See website See website
Sports and Entertainment Law See website See website See website