Academic Calendar - College of Law

Academic Calendar

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2020 Fall Term
August 17-21, Monday-FridayFoundations of Legal Study Pre-Week
August 20, ThursdayProfessionalism Day - ALL 2Ls
August 24, MondayClass instruction begins
September 7, MondayLabor Day, no classes
Early NovemberSpring Enrollment
Mid November - early DecemberOnline Course Evaluations
November 24, TuesdayFriday classes
November 25-27, Wednesday-FridayThanksgiving recess, no classes
November 30, MondayClasses resume
December 3, ThursdayLast day of classes
December 4, Friday-December 6, SundayReading days
December 7, Monday-December 18, FridayFinal exams
December 18, FridayHooding Ceremony
January 8, FridayGrades will be released
2021 Spring Term
January 14-15, Thursday-FridayFoundations of Legal Study for 1/2L students
January 18, MondayMartin Luther King Day, no classes
January 19, TuesdayClass instruction begins
Mid-March - Mid-AprilOnline Course Evaluations
Early AprilSummer and Fall Enrollment
April 19-23, Monday-FridaySpring Break, no classes
April 26Classes resume
April 30, FridayMLK Holiday Make-up Day/ Monday classes/ Last Day of Classes
May 1-3, Saturday-MondayReading days
May 4-13, Tuesday-FridayFinal exams
TBDHooding Ceremony
June 4, FridayGrades will be released
2021 Summer Term
May 17 – August 6Twelve-week session (externships only)
May 17 – June 251st six-week session
May 31, MondayMemorial Day
June 28 - 30, Monday-Wednesday1st six-week session exams
July 5, MondayIndependence Day Holiday
July 6 - 7, Tuesday-WednesdayFoundations of Legal Study for summer starters
July 6 – August 132nd six-week session
August 16-18, Monday-Wednesday2nd six-week session exams
August 19, ThursdayProfessionalism Day-ALL 2Ls