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Academic Calendar and Course Schedules

COURSE SCHEDULES

 

LAW ACADEMIC CALENDAR

 

Summer Term 2018

 
March 26-29 Registration for summer classes
May 29 Classes begin and Summer Starter Program orientation
June 4 Last day to add a class or section
May 29-June 4 Late registration for new, re-entry and continuing students
June 5 Beginning of "W" period for withdrawals
June 29 Last day to withdraw
July 4 Independence Day – no classes
July 23 Last day of classes
July 24-25 Reading days
July 26-27 Law final examinations
   

Fall Term 2018

 
Aug. 16-17 New law student orientation
Aug. 20-24 Late registration
Aug. 20 Law classes begin
Aug. 24 Last day to add a class or section
Aug. 27 Beginning "W" period for withdrawals
Sept. 3 Labor Day – no classes
Sept. 4 Classes resume
Oct. 8-9 Law school recess
Oct. 10 Classes resume
Oct. 22 Last day to withdraw
Oct. 22-26 Registration for spring and January Term
Nov. 12 Last day to remove "I" (Incomplete marks)
Nov. 20 Law classes end
Nov. 21-23 Thanksgiving recess
Nov. 24-26 Reading days
Nov. 27-Dec 7 Law final examinations
Dec. 9 Fall law graduation
Dec. 10-Jan. 3 Winter break
   

January Term 2019

 
Jan. 3 Law students arrive; check-in
Jan. 4 Classes begin
Jan. 7 Last day to add a class or section
Jan. 8 Beginning of "W" period for withdrawals
Jan. 14 Last day to withdraw
Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day – no classes
Jan. 23 Last day of classes
Jan. 24-25 Reading days
Jan. 28-29 Law final examinations
   

Spring Term 2019

 
Jan. 30 Classes begin
Jan. 30-Feb. 6 Late registration for new, re-entry and continuing students
Feb. 6 Last day to add a class or section
Feb. 7

Beginning of "W" period for withdrawals

Feb. 8 Public Interest Auction
March 4-8 Law spring recess
March 11 Classes resume
March 25-29 Summer/fall registration
April 9 Last day to withdraw
April 19-22 Easter recess
April 23 Classes resume
April 17 Law Honors Banquet
April 26 Last day to remove "I" (Incomplete marks)
May 3 Classes end
May 6 Reading day
May 7-17 Law final examinations
May 19 Law Commencement (Sunday)
   

Summer Term 2019

 
March 25-29 Registration for summer classes
  Summer Starter Program orientation
May 28 Classes begin
  Last day to add a class or section
  Late registration for new, re-entry or continuing students
  Beginning of "W" period for withdrawals
  Last day to withdraw
July 4 Independence Day – no classes
July 25 Last day of classes
July 26-28 Reading days
July 29-30 Law final examinations