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Academic Calendar

spring 2017 academic calendar
Martin Luther King holiday-no classes; school closed Monday Mon Jan 16
Regular Classes begin Tue Jan 17
Late Registration fee ($25) begins Wed Jan 18
Deadline for registration and all schedule adjustments Mon Jan 23
Tuition payment deadline Fri Jan 27
Deadline to elect pass/no entry option Mon Feb 13
Deadline to declare JD Writing Requirement Mon Feb 13
Spring break - no classes Mon - Sun Mar 13 - Mar 19
Last day of classes Mon Apr 24
Reading period Tue - Sun Apr 25 - Apr 30
Final exams Mon - Fri May 1 - May 12
Deadline for submitting grades for May grads Fri May 12
Commencement Day; May degrees conferred Sun May 21

Fall 2017 During the last week of classes:
Monday 11/27 and Tuesday 11/28 replace the days missed for Fall Break
Wednesday 11/29 replaces day missed for Labor Day (follow Monday class schedule on Wednesday, November 29) Thursday 11/30 and Friday 12/1 replace the days missed for Thanksgiving Break.
Fall 2017 academic calendar
Orientation for new LL.M. students Mon - Fri Aug 21 - Aug 25
Orientation / Introductory week for new 1L students Mon - Fri Aug 21 - Aug 25
Orientation/registration for transfer J.D. students Mon - Fri Aug 21 - Aug 25
Regular Classes begin Mon Aug 28
Late Registration fee ($25) begins Tue Aug 29
Deadline for registration and all schedule adjustments Fri Sep 1
Labor Day holiday - no classes; school closed Mon Sep 4
Tuition payment deadline Fri Sep 8
Deadline to elect pass/no entry option Mon Sep 25
Deadline to declare JD Writing Requirement Mon Sep 25
Deadline to apply for 1/2017 graduation Mon Sep 25
Fall break - no classes Mon - Tue Oct 23 - Oct 24
Thanksgiving break - no classes; school closed Thu - Fri Nov 23 - Nov 24
Last day of classes Fri Dec 1
Reading period Sun - Wed Dec 3 - Dec 6
Final exams Thu - Tue Dec 7 - Dec 19
Winter Break Wed - Mon Dec 20 - Jan 15
Deadline for submitting grades for January grads Fri Jan 12
Degrees conferred for January graduates Fri Jan 19

Spring 2018 academic calendar
Martin Luther King holiday-no classes; school closed Mon Jan 15
Regular Classes begin Tue Jan 16
Late Registration fee ($25) begins Wed Jan 17
Deadline for registration and all schedule adjustments Mon Jan 22
Tuition payment deadline Fri Jan 26
Deadline to elect pass/no entry option Mon Feb 12
Deadline to declare JD Writing Requirement Mon Feb 12
Deadline to apply for 5/2017 graduation Mon Feb 12
Spring break - no classes Mon - Sun Mar 12 - Mar 18
Last day of classes Mon Apr 23
Reading period Tue - Sun Apr 24 - Apr 29
Final exams Mon - Fri Apr 30 - May 11
Deadline for submitting grades for May grads Fri May 11
Commencement Day; May degrees conferred Sun May 20

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