Academic Calendar


Wednesday, January 15  Semester Begins
Monday, January 20  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
Tuesday February 25 - Wednesday February 26 February Bar Exam
Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13 Spring Break (no classes)
Monday, March 16  Post-February Bar Classes Begin
Wednesday, April 29 

April 29 operates Monday for full-semester classes. Full-semester classes regularly scheduled for Mondays will meet on April 29, and full-semester classes regularly scheduled for Wednesdays will not meet on April 29. Post-February Bar Classes that are on Wednesdays will meet as usual on April 29.

Wednesday, April 29  Full-Semester Classes End
Friday, May 1  Post-February Bar Classes End
Monday, May 4 - Friday, May 15 Finals
Friday, May 15  College of Law Ceremonies & Main Campus Graduation
Saturday, May 16  College of Law Graduation


Monday, May 18  Semester Begins
Monday, May 25    Memorial Day (no classes)
Friday, July 3    Independence Day Observed (no classes)
Friday, August 14  Semester Ends

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

Last Updated 07/23/2020