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Law School Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar Year 2020-2021

Fall Semester 2020 (Term code: 202011)

Regular Class Period Begins

Monday, August 24, 2020

Labor Day Holiday (school closed)

Monday, September 7, 2020

Election Day (no classes)

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Class Period Ends

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday (school closed)

Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27, 2020

Exam Period

Wednesday, December 2 - Friday, December 11, 2020

Spring Semester 2021 (Term code: 202031)

Class Period Begins

Monday, January 11, 2021

Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes)

Monday, January 18, 2021

Spring Break Holiday (no classes)

Saturday, March 13 - Sunday, March 21, 2021

Class Period Ends1

Friday, April 23, 2021

Reading Period2

Saturday, April 24 - Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Exam Period

Thursday, April 29 - Friday, May 7, 2021

Commencement

TBD, Week of May 17

Summer Semester 2021 (Term code: 202041)

Orientation and Class Period Begins for Incoming Summer Students/11-Week Classes

Monday, May 10, 2021

Class Period Begins for 9-Week Classes

Monday, May 24, 2021

Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)

Monday, May 31, 2021

Independence Day Holiday

Monday, July 5, 2021

Class Period Ends for All Summer Classes3

Monday, July 26, 2021

Reading Period

Tuesday, July 27 - Thursday, July 29, 2021

Exam Period

Friday, July 30 - Tuesday, August 5, 2021

1 Legislative days: Friday, April 23 follows a Monday class schedule. Friday classes will make up hours as needed.

2 Up to two days of the reading period may be used to reschedule due to weather or other cancelled days.

3 Legislative days: Friday, July 23 follows a Monday class schedule.