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Summer Semester – 2017

First Day of Instruction Tuesday, May 30
Last Day for Add/Drop Tuesday, 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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Fall Semester – 2017

Required Orientation for 1L/Transfer Students Tuesday - Friday, August 15 - 18 (tentative)
First Day of Instruction Monday, August 21
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, August 25
Labor Day Holiday (Campus Closed) Monday, September 4
Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed) Thursday - Friday, November 23 - 24
Last Day of Instruction Wednesday, November 29
Reading Period Thursday - Monday, November 30 - December 4
Reading Period First Year Students Thursday - Tuesday, November 30 - December 5
Final Examinations Tuesday - Friday, December 5 - 15

University Winter Break (Campus Closed) Friday - Monday, December 22 - January 1
Before dropping a course or withdrawing visit the Law School Tuition Refund Schedule

Spring Semester – 2018

First Day of Instruction Monday, January 8
Martin Luther King Day (Campus Closed) Monday, January 15
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, January 12
Spring Break Holiday (Law School Closed) Monday - Friday, February 26 - March 2
Last Day of Instruction Monday, April 23
Reading Period Tuesday - Sunday, April 24 - 29 
Reading Period First Year Students Tuesday - Tuesday, April 24 - May 1
Final Examinations Monday - Friday, April 30 - May 11

Commencement Friday, May 18 (tentative)
Memorial Day Holiday (Campus Closed) Monday, May 28

Before dropping a course or withdrawing visit the Law School Tuition Refund Schedule

Summer Semester – 2018

First Day of Instruction Monday, June 4
Last Day for Add/Drop Friday, June 8
Independence Day (Campus Closed) Wednesday, July 4
Last Day of Instruction Wednesday, July 18
Reading Period Thursday - Sunday, July 19 - 22
Final Examinations Monday - Friday, July 23 - August 3

Before dropping a course or withdrawing visit the Law School Tuition Refund Schedule