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2019 - 2020 Academic Calendar

Fall 2019

Calendar for Fall 2019
Event Date
LLM Welcome Week Monday - Friday, August 5 - 9
New Student Orientation Monday - Friday, August 12 - 16
Remaining Classes Begin Monday, August 19
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 2
Fall Break Monday - Friday, October 7 - 11
Veterans Day Holiday  Monday, November 11
NO LAW SCHOOL CLASSES Wednesday, November 27
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday & Friday, November 28 - 29
Last Day of Classes Wednesday, December 4
Reading Period Thursday - Sunday, December 5 - 8
Exams Begin Monday, December 9
Exams End Friday, December 20
Winter Break (University Closed) Monday, December 23 - Wednesday, January 1

Spring 2020

Calendar for Spring Semester 2020
Event Date
Upper-level short courses Monday - Friday, January 13 - 17
Martin Luther King Holiday Monday, January 20
First Day of Classes Tuesday, January 21
Spring Break Monday - Friday, March 16 - 20
Classes End Thursday, April 30
Reading Period Friday - Sunday, May 1 - May 3
Exams Begin Monday, May 4
Exams End Friday, May 15
Hooding Sunday, May 17

2020 - 2021 Academic Calendar

Fall 2020

Calendar for Fall Semester 2020.
Event Date
New Student Orientation Monday - Friday, August 17 – 21
Remaining Classes Begin Monday, August 24
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 7
Fall Break Monday - Friday, October 12 – 16
Veterans' Day (CLASSES WILL MEET) Monday, November 11
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday & Friday, November 26 – 27
Last Day of Classes Friday, December 4
Reading Period Saturday - Monday, December 5 – 7
Exams Begin Tuesday, December 8
Exams End Friday, December 18
Winter Break (University remains closed) Friday, December 25 – Friday, January 1

Spring 2021

Calendar for Spring Semester 2021.
Event Date
Upper-level short courses Monday - Friday, January 11 - 15
Martin Luther King Holiday Monday, January 28
First Day of Classes Tuesday, January 19
Spring Break Monday – Friday, March 15 – 19
Classes End Thursday, April 29
Reading Period Friday – Sunday, April 30 – May 2
Exams Begin Monday, May 3
Exams End Friday, May 14
Hooding Ceremony Saturday, May 15 or Sunday, May 16