Academic Calendar   

JD Academic Calendar

Academic calendars are subject to change.

  • Academic Calendar (2015-16)

    Fall 2015

    August:  Legal Education
    Opportunities (LEO) Program

    August 19-20: Orientation

    August 21: Lawyering Day

    August 24: First Day of Classes

    September 7: Labor Day - No Classes

    September 22: Yom Kippur - No Evening Classes

    September 23: Yom Kippur - No Day Classes

    October 12-16: October Break

    November 25: Friday Schedule

    November 26-27: Thanksgiving Break

    December 1: Wednesday Day Schedule/ Tuesday Evening Scheduele

    December 4-7: Reading and Review Period

    December 8-12: Exams

    December 14-17: Exams

    December 18: Exam Make-Ups (if necessary)

    Spring 2016

    January 4-15: Winter Session

    January 18: Martin Luther King Day - No Classes

    January 19: First Day of Classes 

    February 29-March 4: Spring Break

    March 23: Friday Schedule

    March 24/25: Holy Thursday/ Good Friday - No Classes

    April 26: Thursday Schedule

    April 28: Snow Day

    April 29-May 2: Reading and Review Period

    May 3-7: Exams

    May 9-12: Exams

    May 27: Graduation (tentative)

    Summer 2016

    June 1: First Day of Classes

    July 4: No Classes

    July 20: Wednesday Schedule

    July 21-22: Reading and Review Period

                                                                                           July 25 & 28: Summer Exams


  • Academic Calendar (2016-17)

    Fall 2016

    August:  Legal Education
    Opportunities (LEO) Program

    August 17-18: Orientation

    August 19: Lawyering Day

    August 22: First Day of Classes

    September 5: Labor Day - No Classes

    October 3: Rosh Hashana - No Classes

    October 9-15: October Break

    November 23: Friday Schedule

    November 24-25: Thanksgiving Break

    November 29: Monday Schedule

    December 2-5: Reading and Review Period

    December 6-10: Exams

    December 12-15: Exams

    December 16: Exam Make-Ups (if necessary)

    Spring 2017

    January 3-18: Winter Session

    January 16: Martin Luther King Day - No Classes

    January 19: First Day of Classes 

    March 5-11: Spring Break

    April 13/14: Holy Thursday/Good Friday - No Classes

    April 29-May 2: Reading and Review Period

    May 3-6: Exams

    May 8-12: Exams

    May 26: Graduation (tentative)

    Summer 2017

    May 31: First Day of Classes

    July 3/4: No Classes

    July 19: Monday Schedule

    July 20: Wednesday Schedule

    July 21-23: Reading and Review Period

                                                                                           July 24 & 27: Summer Exams




MSJ & Graduate Certificate Students Academic Calendar (online instruction)

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