School of Medicine Academic Calendar

The following calendars are for the 2016-2017 academic year. Events and dates marked with an asterisk are days of non-attendance (in course, clinic, preceptorship, or any other educational experience) for medical students in the class as defined above.

A printable version of this calendar is also available to download.

Class of 2020 (M1 Year)
Loan period Aug 8, 2016- May 28, 2017
1st Financial aid disbursement July 29
White Coat Ceremony July 31
Orientation Aug. 1-7
Classes begin Aug. 8
Labor Day Sept. 5*
Thanksgiving break Nov. 21-27*
Classes resume Nov. 28
Winter break Dec. 19-Jan. 2*
2nd financial aid disbursement Jan. 16
Classes resume Jan. 3
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 16*
Year 1 spring break Feb. 25-March 5*
Classes resume March 6
Good Friday/Easter April 14-16*
Academic year 1 ends May 28
Memorial Day May 29*

 

Class of 2019 (Year M2)
Loan period Aug 8, 2016- June 25, 2017
1st financial aid disbursement July 29
Year 2 convocation Aug. 8
M2 classes begin Aug. 8
Labor Day Sept. 5*
Thanksgiving break Nov. 21-27*
Classes resume Nov. 28
Winter break Dec. 19-Jan. 2*
2nd financial aid disbursement Jan. 16
Classes resume Jan. 3
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 16*
Good Friday/Easter April 14-16*
Clerkship orientation April 24-April 28
Memorial Day May 29*
Academic year 2 ends June 25

 

Class of 2018 (Year M3)
Loan period June 27, 2016- June 25, 2017
1st financial aid disbursement June 17
Classes begin June 27
Independence Day July 4*
Labor Day Sept. 5*
Thanksgiving break Nov. 23-27* (begins at noon)
Classes resume Nov. 28
2nd financial aid disbursement Dec. 5
Winter break Dec. 19-Jan. 2*
Classes resume Jan. 3
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 16
Good Friday/Easter April 14-16*
Convocation for year 4 April 19
Memorial Day May 29*
Academic year 3 ends June 25

 

Class of 2017 (Year M4)
Loan period June 27, 2016- May 7, 2017
1st financial aid disbursement June 17
Classes begin June 25
Independence Day July 4*
2nd financial aid disbursement Dec. 5
Winter break Dec. 19-Jan. 2*
Classes resume Jan. 3
Match Day March 17*
Year 4 required capstone April 17-May 7
Academic year 4 ends May 7
Spring Commencement May 20
Spring degree conferral May 20