2019-2020 Academic Year

Law Academic Calendar for Fall 2019
Date Event
August 12-14 Law (JD) Orientation for new students
August 19 Classes begin
August 27 Last day to drop/add a course
September 2 University closed for Labor Day
October 22-25 Registration for Spring Term
November 25 Last day of classes
November 26 Reading Days begin
November 27-29 Thanksgiving Break
December 2-12 Exams
December 13 (Friday) Fall Commencement
Law Academic Calendar for Spring 2020
Date Event
January 6 Classes begin
January 14 Last day to drop/add a course
January 20 University closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 21 Constructive Monday
March 9-13 Spring Break
March 31-April 3 Registration for Fall Term
April 2 Registration begins for Summer
April 13 Easter Monday (University Holiday)
April 21 Classes end
April 22-23 Reading Days
April 27-May 7 Exams
May 8 Commencement
Law Academic Calendar for Summer 2020 (Sum III; 10 weeks)
Date Event
May 27 Classes begin
June 4 Last day to drop/add a Summer III (10-wk) course(s)
July 3 Independence Day Holiday; No classes meet
July 29 Classes end
July 30-31 Reading Days
August 3-6 Exams
August 10 Final Grades due (Monday)

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