Academic Calendars   

Note: Academic calendars are subject to change.

JD Academic Calendars

  • J.D. Academic Calendar (2021-22)

    FALL 2021

    August 19-20: Orientation

    August 23: First day of classes, FT Day

    September 6: Labor Day, NO CLASSES

    September 7: Rosh Hoshana, NO CLASSES

    September 15: Yom Kippur, NO EVENING CLASSES

    September 16: Yom Kippur, NO DAY CLASSES

    October 11-15: FALL BREAK

    November 25-26: Thanksgiving, NO CLASSES

    December 1: Thursday schedule for day classes (Wed evening classes as scheduled)

    December 4–7: READING PERIOD

    December 8–11: FT Exams

    December 13–17: FT Exams

    December 20: Make-up Exam Day

    WINTER 2022

    January 3–7: Winter Intercession

    January 10–14: Winter Intercession

    SPRING 2022

    January 17: MLK Jr. – NO CLASSES

    January 18: First day of classes, FT

    March 7–11: SPRING BREAK

    April 13: Friday schedule

    April 14-15 : Holy Thursday and Good Friday, NO CLASSES

    April 28–May 2: READING PERIOD

    May 3–7: FT Exams

    May 9–12: FT Exams

    May 13: Make-up Exam Day

    June 1: Graduation Ceremony / Commencement

    SUMMER 2022

    May 31: First day of classes

    July 4: Independence Day – NO CLASSES

    July 14: Last day of Tues/Thurs classes

    July 20: Last day of Mon/Wed classes

    July 21-24: READING PERIOD

    July 25 & 28: EXAMS

     

     

    WEEKEND PROGRAM Schedule of Classes

    FALL 2021

    August 28-29: CLASSES

    September 11-12: CLASSES

    September 25-26: CLASSES

    October 9-10: CLASSES

    October 23-24: CLASSES

    November 6-7: CLASSES

    November 20-21: CLASSES

    December 4-5: CLASSES

    December 11: READING

    December 12: EXAMS

    December 18-19: EXAMS

    SPRING 2022

    January 15-16: CLASSES

    January 29-30: CLASSES

    February 12/13: CLASSES

    February 26-27: CLASSES

    March 12-13: CLASSES

    March 26-27: CLASSES

    April 9-10: CLASSES

    April 23-24: CLASSES

    May 7-8: READING

    May 14: READING

    May 15: EXAMS

    May 21-22: EXAMS

Division of Online Learning Academic Calendars

  • Online Academic Calendar (2021-22)

    FALL 2021 SEMESTER - September 12

    July – September 11: Registration

    September 12: First Day of Classes

    September 18: Last Day of Drop/Add

    November 6: Last Day of Classes

    FALL 2021 SEMESTER - November 7

    July – November 6: Registration

    November 7: First Day of Classes

    November 13: Last Day of Drop/Add

    November 20: Deadline for January 2022 Degree Application

    November 25-26: Thanksgiving Break - Law School Closed*

    December 23-January 1: Holiday Break - Law School Closed*

    January 2: Classes Resume

    January 8: Last Day of Classes

    SPRING 2022 SEMESTER - January 9

    November - January 8: Registration

    January 9: First Day of Classes

    January 15: Last Day of Drop/Add

    January 17: Martin Luther King Day-Law School Closed*

    March 5: Last Day of Classes

    SPRING 2022 SEMESTER - March 6

    November - March 5: Registration

    March 6: First Day of Classes

    March 12: Last Day of Drop/Add

    March 25: Deadline for May 2022 Degree Application

    April 30: Last Day of Classes

    June 1: Graduation Ceremony / Commencement

    SUMMER 2022 SEMESTER - June 5

    March - June 4: Registration

    June 5: First Day of Classes

    June 11: Last Day of Drop/Add

    June 17: Deadline for August 2022 Degree Application

    July 30: Last Day of Classes


    * Online classes suspended.

     

     

Please note: Information is current as of the date of publication. The Law School reserves the right to make any necessary changes.