Academic Calendar

Day-by-day schedules for College of Medicine and College of Pharmacy students, showing meeting times and locations, will be made available in Canvas in advance of each semester’s start date.

Start and end dates for standardized coursework in the professional programs for the academic year are below.


Summer 2021

Date Event
Tuesday, June 1 P4 APPE’s begin; Full Summer Term & Summer 1 term begins
Friday, June 4 Summer 1 add/drop ends
Monday, June 7 Full Summer add/drop ends
Monday, July 5  Independence Day (observed) – campus closed
Saturday, July 10 Summer 1 term ends
Sunday, July 11 Summer 2 term begins
Monday, July 12 M3 and M4 Clinical Year begins
Wednesday, July 14 Summer 2 add/drop ends
Tues., July 20 – Thurs., July 22 M1 New Student Orientation
Friday, July 23 COM Class of 2025 White Coat Ceremony
Monday July 26 Summer Header M1 and M2 Classes begin
Tues., Aug. 17 – Thurs., Aug. 19 P1 New Student Orientation
Friday, August 20 COP Class of 2025 White Coat Ceremony
Saturday, August 21 Full Summer term ends and Summer 2 term ends

Fall 2021

Date Event
Monday, Aug. 23 Fall term M1, M2, P1, P2, P3, COGS classes begin
Wednesday, Sept. 1 COGS add/drop ends
Monday, Sept. 6 Labor Day – campus closed
Thursday Nov. 11 Veterans Day – campus closed
Thurs., Nov. 25-Fri., Nov. 26 Thanksgiving Holiday – campus closed
Tuesday, Nov. 30 P4 APPE’s end
Saturday, Dec. 11 Fall term ends M1, M2, P1, P2, P3, COGS
Sunday, Dec. 12 Winter Break begins M1, M2, P1, P2, P3, COGS

Spring 2022

Date      Event
Monday, Jan. 3      Spring term M1, M2, P1, P2, P3, P4 APPE’s, COGS classes begin
Wednesday, Jan. 12      COGS add/drop ends
Monday, Jan. 17      Martin Luther King Jr. Day – campus closed
Sun. Feb. 27 – Sun. March 6      Spring Break
Monday, March 7      Spring classes resume
Friday, April 15      M4 clinical year ends
Friday, April 29      P4 APPE’s end
Friday, April 29      Spring term ends M1, M2, P1, P2, P3, COGS
Saturday, May 7      Commencement

Maymester 2022

Date      Event
Monday, May 2      Maymester begins
Tuesday, May 3      COGS add/drop ends
Saturday, May 21      Maymester ends
Monday, May 30      Memorial Day – campus closed
Friday, July 8      M3 clinical year ends


Phone: 330.325.6478

University Registrar

Division of Academic Affairs