Academic Services

2016-2017 Academic Calendar

 

Summer Session 2016

Introduction to US Law (LLM)

August 15-26, M-F

Fall Semester 2016

Transfer Student Orientation

August 8, M

Early Interview Week

August 10-12, W-F

Transfer Student Registration

August 8-16, M-T

Residence Services Check in for JD 1L

August 24, W

Orientation (JD)

August 24-29, W-M

Residence Services Check in for LLMs and returning residents

August 27, Sat

Orientation (Full-Time LLM, J.S.D. & Exchange)

August 28 -30, Sun -T

Classes Begin

August 31, W (1 week before the University)

Labor Day holiday (No Classes)

September 5, M

Legislative Monday          

September 7, W

Last Day to Add a Law School Course

 

September 8 Th at 9:30am (1 week after classes begin)

End of Add/Drop on COURSES

September 8, Th at 9:30am

Credit/Fail Option (JD)

September 9 – December 9, F - F

Last Day to Add a Graduate Non-Law Course

TBD

Last Day to Add Directed Research

September 21, W

Last Day to add a Writing Credit

September 21, W

Deadline to Apply for January Degree

October  7, F

Thanksgiving Holiday

November 24-25, Th-F

Last Day to Drop a Class for the Semester

December 9, F

Last Day of Classes

December 9, F

Examination Period

December 12-22, M - Th

Exam Make-up Day

December 23, F

Spring Semester 2017

Classes Begin

January 17, T (6 days prior to University)

Last Day to Add a Law School Course

January 25, W at 9:30am

End of Add/Drop on COURSES

January 25, W at 9:30am

Credit Fail option (JD)

January 26– May 2, Th -T

Last Day to Add Directed Research

February 7, T

Last Day to Add a Writing Credit

February 7, T

Last Day to Add a Graduate Non-Law Course

TBA

Deadline to Apply for May Degree

TBA

Presidents’ Day Holiday (No Classes)

February 20, M

Legislative Monday

February 21, T

Spring Recess (Same as University)

March 13 – 19, M-Sun

Last Day to Drop a Class

May 2, T

Last Day of Classes

May 2, T

Examination Period

May 5-16, F-T

Exam Make-up Day

May 17, W

University Commencement

May 17, W

Residence Services Check out  for Non-Graduating residents

May 17, W by 10am

Residence Services Check out  for Graduating residents (JDs and LLMs)

May 20, Sat by 10am

Convocation

TBA

Summer Session 2017

Registration

TBA, through the first day of each course

Memorial Day Holiday

May 29, M

Classes Begin

May 30, T

Deadline to Apply for September Degree

TBA

Fourth of July  Holiday

July 4, T