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Fall Semester - 2015

First Day of Instruction Monday, August 24
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, September 4
Labor Day Holiday (Campus Closed) Monday, September 7
Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed) Thursday - Friday, November 26 - 27     
Last Day of Instruction Wednesday, December 2
Reading Period Thursday - Sunday, December 3 - 6
Final Examinations Monday – Friday, December 7 - 18
University Winter Break (Campus Closed) Thursday, December 24 - Sunday, January 3

Spring Semester – 2016

First Day of Instruction Monday, January 11
Martin Luther King Day (Campus Closed)     Monday, January 18
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, January 22
Spring Break Holiday (Law School Closed) Monday – Friday, March 7 – 11 
Last Day of Instruction Monday, April 25        
Reading Period Tuesday – Sunday, April 26 – May 1
Reading Period First Year Students Tuesday – Tuesday, April 26 – May 3
Final Examinations Monday – Friday, May 2 – 13
Commencement Friday, May 20
Memorial Day Holiday (Campus Closed)  Monday, May 30

Summer Semester – 2016

First Day of Instruction Wednesday, June 1
Last Day for Add/Drop Wednesday, June 8
Independence Day (Campus Closed) Monday, July 4
Last Day of Instruction Wednesday, July 20
Reading Period Thursday - Sunday, July 21 - 24
Final Examinations Monday - Friday, July 25 - 29

Fall Semester – 2016

Required Orientation for 1L/ Transfer Students (Tentative) Monday – Tuesday, August 15 - 16
First Day of Instruction Wednesday, August 17
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, September 2
Labor Day Holiday (Campus Closed)             Monday, September 5
Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed) Thursday - Friday, November 24 – 25
Last Day of Instruction Monday, November 23
Reading Period  Monday - Sunday, November 28 - December 4
Reading Period First Year Students Monday - Tuesday, November 28 - December 6
Final Examinations Monday - Friday, December 5 – 16
University Winter Break (Campus Closed) Friday - Monday, December 23 – January 2

Spring Semester – 2017

First Day of Instruction Monday, January 9
Martin Luther King Day (Campus Closed)     Monday, January 16
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, January 20
Spring Break Holiday (Law School Closed) Monday – Friday, Mar 6 - 10 
Last Day of Instruction Monday, April 24
Reading Period Tuesday - Sunday, April 25 - 30
Reading Period First Year Students Tuesday - Tuesday, April 25 - May 2
Final Examinations Monday – Friday, May 1 - 12
Commencement Friday, May 19 (tentative)
Memorial Day Holiday (Campus Closed)  Monday, May 29

Summer Semester – 2017

First Day of Instruction Tuesday, May 30
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, June 6
Independence Day (Campus Closed) Tuesday, July 4
Last Day of Instruction Friday, July 14
Reading Period Monday - Friday, July 17 - 21
Final Examinations Monday - Friday, July 24 - 28

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