Summer Session 2017

Introduction to US Law (LL.M.) August 14 -25, M-F

Fall Semester 2017

Transfer Student Orientation August 7, M
Transfer and Visiting Student Registration August 7-11, M-F
Early Interview Week August 9-11, W-F
Residence Services Check in for J.D. 1Ls August 23, W
Orientation (J.D.) August 23-28, W-M
Residence Services Check-in for LL.M.s and Returning Residents August 26, Sat
Orientation (Full-Time LL.M., J.S.D. & Exchange Students) August 27 -29, Sun -T
Classes Begin August 30, W (6 days before the University)
Labor Day holiday (No Classes) September 4, M
Legislative Monday       September 6, W
Last Day to Add a Law School Course   September 7, Th at 9:30am
End of Add/Drop on COURSES September 7, Th at 9:30am
Credit/Fail Option (J.D.) September 8 – December 8, F - F
Last Day to Add a Graduate Non-Law Course September 18
Last Day to Add Directed Research September 20, W
Last Day to add a Writing Credit September 20, W
Apply for January Degree Done for students by the Office of
Records and Registration
Thanksgiving Holiday November 23-24, Th-F
Last Day to Drop a Class for the Semester December 8, F
Last Day of Classes December 8, F
Examination Period December 11-21, M - Th
Exam Make-up Day December 22, F

Spring Semester 2018

Classes Begin January 16, T
(6 days before the University)
Last Day to Add a Law School Course January 24, W at 9:30am
End of Add/Drop on COURSES January 24, W at 9:30am
Credit/Fail option (J.D.) January 25– May 1, Th-T
Last Day to Add Directed Research February 6, T
Last Day to Add a Writing Credit February 6, T
Last Day to Add a Graduate Non-Law Course TBA
Apply for May Degree Done for the students by the Office of
Records and Registration
Presidents’ Day Holiday (No Classes) February 19, M
Legislative Monday February 20, T
Spring Recess (Same as University) March 12 – 18, M-Sun
Last Day to Drop a Class May 1, T
Last Day of Classes May 1, T
Examination Period May 4-15, F-T
Exam Make-up Day May 16, W
University Commencement May 16, W
Residence Services Check-out  for
Non-Graduating Residents
May 16, W by noon
Residence Services Check-out  for
Graduating Residents (J.D.s and LL.M.s)
May 19, Sat by noon
Convocation TBA

Summer Session 2018

Registration Prior to first class meeting
Memorial Day Holiday May 28, M
Classes Begin May 29, T
Deadline to Apply for September Degree TBA (Students must apply via Albert.)
Fourth of July  Holiday July 4, W
Last Day of Classes TBA
Examinations TBA