Academic Calendar

Fall 2020

Monday, August 17 Semester Begins (most 600-level classes for JDs, LLMs, SJDs, and MLSes)
Monday, August 24 Semester Begins (most BA/MLS classes and cross-listed JD classes)
Monday, September 7 Labor Day (no classes)
Thursday, October 8 - Friday,  October 9 Mid-Semester Study and Exam Period (no classes)
Wednesday, November 11 Veterans Day (no classes)
Monday, November 23 - Friday, November 27 Thanksgiving (no classes)
Monday, November 30 - Wednesday, December 2 Classes will be fully remote
Tuesday, December 1

December 1 operates as a Thursday for classes. Courses regularly scheduled for Tuesday will be replaced by courses regularly scheduled for Thursday.

Wednesday, December 2 Classes End
Monday, December 7 - Wednesday, December 16 Finals, fully remote


Wednesday, January 13 Semester Begins
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
Tuesday February 23 - Wednesday February 24 February Bar Exam
Thursday, February 25 Reading Day (no classes)
Tuesday, March 9 - Wednesday, March 10 Reading Days (no classes)
Thursday, March 11 Post-February Bar Classes Begin
Friday, April 2 Reading Day (no classes)
Wednesday, April 21 Reading Day (no classes)
Friday, April 30 Classes End & 1L LRAC Final
Monday, May 3 - Friday, May 14 Finals
Friday, May 14 College of Law Ceremonies & Main Campus Graduation (if permitted)
Saturday, May 15 College of Law Graduation (if permitted)


Monday, May 17  Semester Begins
Monday, May 31  Memorial Day (no classes)
Monday, July 5  Independence Day Observed (no classes)
Friday, August 13  Semester Ends

Last Updated 11/12/2020