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2015-2016 Academic Calendar

Fall 2015
Incoming LL.M. and M.J. Student Orientation Begins  Mon., 8/10
Incoming International Students (J.D., LL.M., and M.J.) Mandatory Orientation Fri., 8/14
Classes Begin (Immersion Week)
(Incoming J.D., LL.M., and M.J. Students)
Mon., 8/17
Classes Begin
(Returning Students)
Mon., 8/24
Labor Day - no classes Mon., 9/7 (Make-up day will be Fri., 12/4)
Thanksgiving Holiday/Fall Break Mon., 11/23 - Fri., 11/27
Classes End Fri., 12/4
(Monday classes meet to make up for Labor Day)
Reading Period – no classes Sat., 12/5 -Sun., 12/6
Final Exams Mon., 12/7– Wed., 12/16
Commencement Thu., 12/17
Spring 2016
Classes Begin Mon., 1/11
MLK Day - no classes Mon., 1/18 (Make-up day will be Mon., 4/25)
Spring Break Mon., 3/7 - Fri., 3/11
Classes End Mon., 4/25
(Make-up day for MLK Day)
Reading Period – no classes Tues., 4/26 - Wed., 4/27
Final Exams Thu., 4/28 - Wed., 5/11
Commencement Fri., 5/13
Summer 2016
Classes Begin Mon., 5/16
Memorial Day – no classes Mon., 5/23 (Monday and Wednesday classes have longer meeting times throughout the semester to compensate for the lost day.)
Classes End Fri., 7/1
Reading Period – no classes Sat., 7/2 – Mon., 7/4
Final Exams Tues., 7/5 - Fri.,7/8

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