Academic Calendar

Spring 2021

 
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)
Thursday, April 29 April 29 operates as a Wednesday for classes. Courses regularly scheduled for Thursday will be replaced by courses regularly scheduled for Wednesday.
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)

Summer 2021

 
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

Fall 2021

 
Monday, August 16 Semester Begins (most 600-level classes for JDs, LLMs, SJDs, and MLSes)
Monday, August 23 Semester Begins (most BA/MLS classes and cross-listed JD classes)
Monday, September 6 Labor Day (no classes)
Monday, October 4 - Friday, October 8 Mid-Semester Study and Exam Period (no classes)
Tuesday, November 9 November 9 operates as a Thursday for classes. Courses regularly scheduled for Tuesday will be replaced by courses regularly scheduled for Thursday.
Thursday, November 11 Veterans Day (no classes)
Thursday, November 25 - Friday, November 26 Thanksgiving (no classes)
Wednesday, December 1 December 1 operates as a Thursday for classes. Courses regularly scheduled for Wednesday will be replaced by courses regularly scheduled for Thursday.
Wednesday, December 1 Classes End
Monday, December 6 - Wednesday, December 15 Finals

Last Updated 3/8/2021