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Academic Calendar

As of 03.28.2024 | All dates are subject to change.




Fall 2023

Aug 8 (M)

First Day of Orientation

Aug 9 (T)

Online Degree Application Opens in OPUS

Aug 15 (M)

Classes Begin (ADD/DROP in OPUS begins)

Aug 22 (M)

Schedule Change Ends (ADD/DROP in OPUS ends)

Sept 4 (M)

Labor Day (No Classes)

Oct 11 (W)

Grading Basis Change Deadline (Pass/Fail Selection in OPUS)

Oct 12 (Th)

Date of Record - Census Reporting

Oct 31 (Tu)

Degree Application Deadline (Online application closes)

Nov 7 (Tu)

Spring 2024 Registration Begins

Nov 20 (M)

Classes End

Nov 23 - 24 (Th-F)

Thanksgiving Recess

Nov 29 - Dec 8 (W-F)

Exam Period

Dec 9 (Sa)

Law School Reception Ceremony for Graduates

Dec 16 (Sa)

End of Term




Spring 2024

Jan 3 (W)

Online Degree Application Opens

Jan 4 (Th)

First Day of Orientation

Jan 8 (M)

Classes Begin (ADD/DROP in OPUS begins)

Jan 15 (M)

MLK Holiday (no classes)

Jan 16 (Tu)

Schedule Change Ends (ADD/DROP in OPUS ends)

Feb 16 (Tu)

Spring Graduation Application closes
(Online application closes)

Mar 1 (F)

Grading Basis Change Deadline

Mar 4 (M)

Date of Record - Census Reporting

Mar 11 - 15

Spring Break

Apr 3 (W)

Fall 2024 Pre-Registration Begins

Apr 15 - Apr 18 (M-Th)Registration for Returning Students

Apr 22 (M)

Spring 2024 Classes End

Apr 24 – May 3 (W-F)

Spring 2024 Exam Period

May 4 (Sa) – May 10 (F)

Trial Techniques

May 12 (Su)

Law School Commencement Ceremony

May 13 (M)

University Commencement Ceremony

*Per the University, the Spring 2024 Calendar is subject to change.