Academic Calendar

Spring Term 2020

January 8 Wednesday Classes Begin
Follow Monday Class Schedule
January 20 Monday MLK Holiday
March 9-13 Monday – Friday Spring Break
April 22 Wednesday Classes End
April 23-24 Thursday – Friday Reading Days
April 27 Monday Exams Begin for Upper Level Classes
April 29 Wednesday Exams Begin for 1Ls
May 5 Tuesday Exams End for Upper Level Classes
May 8 Friday Exams End for 1Ls
May 17 Sunday Hooding
May 18 Monday Commencement
May 26 Tuesday Final Grades Due

Summer Term 2020

May 19 Tuesday Classes Begin
Full Summer Term & Summer Session 1
June 19 Friday Classes End
Summer Session 1
June 30 Tuesday Classes Begin
Summer Session 2
July 31 Friday Classes End
Full Summer Term & Summer Session 2
August 3 Monday Exams Begin
August 7 Friday Exams End

Fall Term 2020

August 10 Monday LLM Orientation Begins
August 14 Friday JD 1L Foundations Week Begins
August 24 Monday Classes Begin
JD Upper Level, LLM, SJD, and MSL
October 15-16 Thursday – Friday Fall Break
November 23 Monday Follow Thursday Class Schedule
JD, LLM, and SJD
November 24 Tuesday Follow Friday Class Schedule
JD, LLM, and SJD
November 25-27 Wednesday – Friday Thanksgiving Holiday
December 4 Friday Classes End
December 7-8 Monday – Tuesday Reading Days
December 9 Wednesday Exams Begin for Upper-Level Classes
December 10 Thursday Exams Begin for 1Ls
December 18 Friday Exams End for Upper-Level Classes
December 21 Monday Exams End for 1Ls
December 22 Tuesday Last Exam Hardship Day
December 23 – January 12 Wednesday – Tuesday Winter Recess
January 8 Friday Final Grades Due

Spring Term 2021

January 13 Wednesday Classes Begin
Follow Monday Class Schedule
JD, LLM, and SJD
January 18 Monday MLK Holiday
March 8-12 Monday – Friday Spring Break
April 28 Wednesday Classes End
April 29-30 Thursday – Friday Reading Days
May 3 Monday Exams Begin for Upper Level Classes
May 4 Tuesday Exams Begin for 1Ls
May 7 Friday Grades Due for MSLs
May 12 Wednesday Exams End for Upper Level Classes
May 13 Thursday Exams End for 1Ls
May 14 Friday Last Exam Hardship Day
May 16 Sunday Hooding
May 17 Monday Commencement
May 25 Tuesday Final Grades Due