School of Law Academic Calendar 2016-2020

FALL 2016

August 15-19
Law New Student Orientation (1 week)
August 22
Classes Begin
September 5
Labor Day Holiday
October 17-18
Fall Break (Student break, University offices will be open)
November 23
Thanksgiving Break (Student break, University offices will be open)
November 24-25
Thanksgiving Holiday
December 2
Last Day of Law Classes
December 5-16
Law Final Exam Period
December 17
All-University Fall Commencement (No separate commencement for Law)

SPRING 2017

January 9-13
January Intersession I (1 week) (tentative)
January 16
Martin Luther King Holiday
January 17
Spring Classes Begin
March 20-24
Spring Break
April 28
Last day of Law Classes
May 1-12
Law Final Exam Period
May 20
Law School Commencement

SUMMER 2017

May 15-19
May Intersession I (1 week) (tentative)
May 22-26
May Intersession II (1 week) (tentative)
May 29
Memorial Day Holiday
May 30
Classes Begin Summer 5W1 Session (5 weeks)
June 27
Last Day of classes
June 28-30
Final Exams
July 3
Classes Begin Summer 5W2 Session (5 weeks)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday
August 2-4
Final Exams
August 7-11
August Intersession I (1 week) (tentative)
August 14-18
August Intersession II (1 week) (tentative)

FALL 2017

August 14-18
Law New Student Orientation (1 week)
August 21
Classes Begin
September 4
Labor Day Holiday
October 16-17
Fall Break (Student break, University offices will be open)
November 22
Thanksgiving Break (Student Break, University offices will be open)
November 23-24
Thanksgiving Holiday
December 1
Last Day of Law Classes
December 4-15
Law School Final Exam Period
December 16
All-University Fall Commencement (No separate commencement for Law)

SPRING 2018

January 8-12
January Intersession I (1 week) (tentative)
January 15
Martin Luther King Holiday
January 16
Classes Begin
March 19-23
Spring Break
April 27
Last Day of Law Classes
April 30-May 11
Law School Final Exam Period
May 19
Law School Commencement

SUMMER 2018

May 14-18
May Intersession (1 week) (tentative)
May 21-25
May Intersession (1 week) (tentative)
May 28
Memorial Day Holiday
May 29
Classes Begin Summer 5W1 Session (5 weeks)
June 26
Last Day of Classes
June 27-29
Final Exams
July 2
Classes Begin Summer 5W2 (5 weeks)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday
July 31
Last Day of Classes
August 1-3
Final Exams
August 6-10
August Intersession (1 week) (tentative)
August 13-17
August Intersession (1 week) (tentative)

FALL 2018

August 13-17
Law New Student Orientation (1 week)
August 20
Classes Begin
September 3
Labor Day Holiday
October 15-16
Fall Break (Student break, University offices will be open)
November 21
Thanksgiving Break (Student Break, University offices will be open)
November 22-23
Thanksgiving Holiday
November 30
Last day of Law Classes
December 3-14
Law Final Exam Period
December 15
All-University Fall Commencement (No separate commencement for Law)

SPRING 2019

January 7-11
January Intersession I (1 week) (tentative)
January 14
Classes Begin
January 21
Martin Luther King Holiday
March 18-22
Spring Break
April 26
Last Day of Law Classes
April 29-May 10
Law School Final Exam Period
May 17
Law School Commencement

SUMMER 2019

May 13-17
May Intersession (1 week) (tentative)
May 20-24
May Intersession (1 week) (tentative)
May 27
Memorial Day Holiday
May 28
Classes Begin Summer 5W1 Session (5 weeks)
June 25
Last Day of Classes
June 26-28
Final Exams
July 1
Classes Begin Summer 5W2 (5 weeks)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday
July 30
Last Day of Classes
July 31, Aug. 1-2
Final Exams
August 5-9
August Intersession (1 week) (tentative)
August 12-16
August Intersession (1 week) (tentative)

Fall 2019

August 19-23
Law New Student Orientation (1 week)
August 26
Classes Begin
September 2
Labor Day Holiday
October 21-22
Fall Break (Student break, University offices will be open)
November 27
Thanksgiving Break (Student Break, University offices will be open)
November 28-29
Thanksgiving Holiday
December 3
Last day of Law Classes
December 5-19
Law Final Exam Period
December 15
All-University Fall Commencement (No separate commencement for Law)

SPRING 2020

January 2-10
January Intersession (tentative)
January 13
Classes Begin
January 20
University Closed for Martin Luther King Holiday
March 23-27
Spring Break
April 24
Last Day of Law Classes
April 27-May 8
Law Final Exam Period
May 16
Law School Commencement

SUMMER 2020

May 11-15
May Intersession I (1 week) (tentative)
May 18-22
May Intersession II (1 week) (tentative)
May 25
Memorial Day Holiday
May 26
Classes Begin Summer 5W1 (5 weeks)
June 23
Last Day of Classes
June 24-26
Final Exams
June 29
Classes Begin Summer 5W2 (5 weeks)
July 3
Independence Day Holiday
July 28
Last day of Classes
July 29- 31
Final Exams
August 3-7
August Intersession I (1 week) (tentative)
August 10-14
August Intersession II (1 week) (tentative)

Fall 2020

August 16-21
Law New Student Orientation (1 week)
August 24
Classes Begin
September 7
Labor Day Holiday
October 19-20
Fall Break (Student break, University offices will be open)
November 25
Thanksgiving Break (Student Break, University offices will be open)
November 26-27
Thanksgiving Holiday
December 3
Last day of Law Classes
December 6-18
Law Final Exam Period
December 19
All-University Fall Commencement (No separate commencement for Law)