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School of Medicine Academic Calendar

The following calendars are for the 2020-2021 academic year. Events and dates marked with an asterisk are days of non-attendance (in course, clinic, preceptorship, or any other educational experience) for medical students in the class as defined above.

A printable version of this calendar is also available to download.

Class of 2024 (M1 Year)
Loan period Aug. 3, 2020 -  May 30, 2021
First financial aid disbursement July 24, 2020
Orientation July 27 - Aug. 9
White Coat Ceremony Aug. 2
Classes begin Aug. 10
Labor Day *Sept. 7
Thanksgiving break *Nov. 23 - Nov. 29
Classes resume Nov. 30
Winter break *Dec. 21 - Jan. 3
Second financial aid disbursement Jan. 11, 2021 
Classes resume Jan. 4, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Day *Jan. 18
Year 1 spring break March 13 - March 21
Classes resume March 22
Good Friday/Easter *April 2 - April 4
Academic year 1 ends May. 30
Memorial Day *May 31

 

Class of 2023 (Year M2)
Loan period July 27, 2020 - June 28, 2021
First financial aid disbursement July 17, 2020
M2 Classes Begin July 27
Year 2 convocation Aug. 3
Labor Day *Sept. 7
Thanksgiving break *Nov. 23 - Nov. 29
Classes resume Nov. 30
Winter break *Dec. 21-Jan. 3
Second financial aid disbursement Jan. 11, 2021
Classes resume Jan. 4
Martin Luther King Jr. Day *Jan. 18
Good Friday/Easter *April 2 - April 4
Clerkship orientation April 26 - May 2
Memorial Day *May 31
Academic year 2 ends June 28

 

Class of 2022 (Year M3)
Loan period June 29, 2020 - June 28, 2021
First financial aid disbursement July 7, 2020
Classes begin June 29
Independence Day *July 3
Labor Day *Sept. 7
Thanksgiving break *Nov. 23 - Nov 29
Classes resume Nov. 30
Second financial aid disbursement Jan. 04, 2021
Winter break *Dec. 21-Jan. 3
Classes resume Jan. 4
Martin Luther King Jr. Day *Jan. 18
Good Friday/Easter *April 2 - April 4
Convocation for year 4 April 18
Memorial Day *May 31
Academic year 3 ends June 28

 

Class of 2021 (Year M4)
Loan period June 29, 2020 - May 9, 2021
First financial aid disbursement July 01, 2020
Classes begin June 29
Fall Break Aug. 24 - Aug. 30
Thanksgiving Break N/A
Classes resume N/A
Second financial aid disbursement Jan.  4,  2021
Winter break *Dec. 21-Jan.3
Classes resume Jan 4
Match Day *March 20
Year 4 required capstone April 26, 2021 - May 9, 2021
Academic year 4 ends May 9
Precommencement ceremony TBD
Commencement and degree conferral May 22