MSU College of Law

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

Fall 2018

Incoming LL.M. and M.J. Student Orientation Begins  Wed., 8/15
Incoming International Students (J.D., LL.M., and M.J.) Mandatory Orientation Fri., 8/17
Classes Begin
(Incoming J.D. Students)
Mon., 8/20
Classes Begin
(Returning Students)
Mon., 8/27
Labor Day - no classes Mon., 9/3
Thanksgiving Holiday/Fall Break Mon., 11/19 - Fri., 11/23
Classes End Thu., 12/6
Reading Period – no classes Fri., 12/7 - Sun., 12/9
Final Exams Mon., 12/10 - Wed., 12/19

Spring 2019

Classes Begin Mon., 1/7
MLK Day - no classes Mon., 1/21 (Make-up day will be Mon., 4/22)
Spring Break Mon., 3/4 - Fri., 3/8
Classes End Mon., 4/22
(Make-up day for MLK Day)
Reading Period – no classes Tue., 4/23 - Thu., 4/25
Final Exams Fri., 4/26 - Wed., 5/8
Commencement Fri., 5/10

Summer 2019

Classes Begin Mon., 5/13
Memorial Day – no classes Mon., 5/27 (Monday and Wednesday classes have longer meeting times throughout the semester to compensate for the lost day.)
Classes End Thur., 6/27
Reading Period – no classes Fri., 6/28 - Sun., 6/30
Final Exams Mon., 7/1 - Wed., 7/3

Published January 17, 2018