School of Medicine Academic Calendar

The following calendars are for the 2017-2018 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 2021 (M1 Year)
Loan period Aug 7, 2017- May 25, 2018
1st Financial aid disbursement July 28
White Coat Ceremony July 30
Orientation July 31-Aug 4 
Classes begin Aug. 7
Labor Day *Sept. 4
Thanksgiving break *Nov. 20-26
Classes resume Nov. 27
Winter break *Dec. 18-Jan. 2
2nd financial aid disbursement Jan. 15
Classes resume Jan. 2
Martin Luther King Jr. Day *Jan. 15
Year 1 spring break Feb. 24-March 4
Classes resume March 5
Good Friday/Easter *March 30-April 1
Academic year 1 ends May 25
Memorial Day *May 28

 

Class of 2020 (Year M2)
Loan period Aug 7, 2017- June 24, 2018
1st financial aid disbursement July 28
Year 2 convocation Aug. 7
M2 classes begin Aug. 7
Labor Day *Sept. 4
Thanksgiving break *Nov. 20-26
Classes resume Nov. 27
Winter break *Dec. 18-Jan. 2
2nd financial aid disbursement Jan. 15
Classes resume Jan. 2
Martin Luther King Jr. Day *Jan. 15
Good Friday/Easter *March 30-April 1
Clerkship orientation April 23-27
Memorial Day *May 28
Academic year 2 ends June 24

 

Class of 2019 (Year M3)
Loan period June 26, 2017- June 24, 2018
1st financial aid disbursement June 23
Classes begin June 26
Independence Day *July 4
Labor Day *Sept. 4
Thanksgiving break *Nov. 22-26 (begins at 12:00 noon)
Classes resume Nov. 27
2nd financial aid disbursement Dec. 18
Winter break *Dec. 18-Jan. 2
Classes resume Jan. 2
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 15
Good Friday/Easter *March 30-April 1
Convocation for year 4 April 18
Memorial Day *May 28
Academic year 3 ends June 24

 

Class of 2018 (Year M4)
Loan period June 26, 2016-May 7, 2017
1st financial aid disbursement June 23
Classes begin June 26
Independence Day *July 4
2nd financial aid disbursement Dec. 18
Winter break *Dec. 18-Jan. 2
Classes resume Jan. 2
Match Day *March 16
Year 4 required capstone TBA
Academic year 4 ends May 7
Spring Commencement *TBA
Spring degree conferral May 19, 2018