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MD Academic Calendars

Beginning and ending dates of each academic term will be published with individual class schedules.

Current and future calendars

2014 – 2015

June 2014

Monday, June 16th Clinic orientation for new third-year students.
Academic year begins for third- and fourth-year classes.

July 2014

Thursday, July 3rd Independence Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Friday, July 4th Independence Day observance.

August 2014

Monday, August 11th Orientation, registration, and matriculation for first-year class.
Tuesday, August 12th Academic year begins for first-year class.
Monday, August 18th Academic year begins for second-year class.
Sunday, August 31st Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.

September 2014

Monday, September 1st Labor Day observance.

November 2014

Wednesday, November 26th Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 27th Thanksgiving Day observance.
Friday, November 28th Holiday for all classes.

December 2014

Friday, December 19th Winter recess begins at 5 p.m. for all classes.

January 2015

Monday, January 5th Classes resume for all students.
Sunday, January 18th Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 19th Martin Luther King Day observance.

March 2015

Friday, March 27th Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for first- and second-year classes.

April 2015

Thursday, April 2nd Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for third- and fourth-year classes.
Monday, April 6th Classes resume for all students.

May 2015

Sunday, May 3rd Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for graduating students.
Friday, May 15th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for second-year class.Commencement.
Sunday, May 24th Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 25th Memorial Day observance.
Friday, May 29th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for first-year class.Academic year and clinical clerkships end at 5 p.m. for students in clinical clerkships.

2015 – 2016

June 2015

Friday, June 19th Clinic orientation for new third-year students.
Monday, June 22nd Academic year begins for third- and fourth-year classes.

July 2015

Thursday, July 2nd Independence Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Friday, July 3rd Independence Day observance.

August 2015

Monday, August 10th Orientation, registration, and matriculation for first-year class.
Tuesday, August 11th Academic year begins for first-year class.
Monday, August 17th Academic year begins for second-year class.

September 2015

Sunday, September 6th Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, September 7th Labor Day observance.

November 2015

Wednesday, November 25th Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 26th Thanksgiving Day observance.
Friday, November 27th Holiday for all classes.

December 2015

Friday, December 18th Winter recess begins at 5 p.m. for all classes.

January 2016

Monday, January 4th Classes resume for all students.
Sunday, January 17th Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 18th Martin Luther King Day observance.

March 2016

Friday, March 25th Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for first- and second-year classes.
Thursday, March 31st Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for third- and fourth-year classes.

April 2016

Monday, April 4th Classes resume for all students.

May 2016

Sunday, May 8th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for graduating students.
Friday, May 13th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for second-year class.
Friday, May 20th Commencement.
Friday, May 27th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for first-year class.
Sunday, May 29th Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 30th Memorial Day observance.

June 2016

Friday, June 3rd Academic year and clinical clerkships end at 5 p.m. for students in clinical clerkships.

Calendars from past years

2011 – 2012

June 2011

Friday, June 17th Clinic orientation for new third-year students.
Monday, June 20th Academic year begins for third- and fourth-year classes.

July 2011

Sunday, July 3rd Independence Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, July 4th Independence Day observance.

August 2011

Tuesday, August 9th Orientation, matriculation, and intial fee payment for first-year class.
Monday, August 15th Academic year begins for first- and second-year classes.

September 2011

Sunday, September 4th Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, September 5th Labor Day observance.

November 2011

Wednesday, November 23rd Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 24th Thanksgiving Day observance.
Friday, November 25th Holiday for all classes.

December 2011

Friday, December 16th Winter recess begins at 5 p.m. for all classes.

January 2012

Tuesday, January 3rd Classes resume for all students.
Sunday, January 15th Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 16th Martin Luther King Day observance.

March 2012

Friday, March 23rd Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for first- and second-year classes.
Thursday, March 29th Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for third- and fourth-year classes.

April 2012

Monday, April 2nd Classes resume for all students.

May 2012

Sunday, May 6th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for graduating students.
Friday, May 11th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for second-year class.
Friday, May 18th Commencement.
Friday, May 25th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for first-year class.
Sunday, May 27th Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 28th Memorial Day observance.

June 2012

Friday, June 1st Academic year and clinical clerkships end at 5 p.m. for students in clinical clerkships.

2012 – 2013

June 2012

Friday, June 15th Clinic orientation for new third-year students.
Monday, June 18th Academic year begins for third- and fourth-year classes.

July 2012

Tuesday, July 3rd Independence Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Wednesday, July 4th Independence Day observance.

August 2012

Tuesday, August 14th Orientation, matriculation, and intial fee payment for first-year class.
Monday, August 20th Academic year begins for first- and second-year classes.

September 2012

Sunday, September 2nd Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, September 3rd Labor Day observance.

November 2012

Wednesday, November 21st Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 22nd Thanksgiving Day observance.
Friday, November 23rd Holiday for all classes.

December 2012

Friday, December 21st Winter recess begins at 5 p.m. for all classes.

January 2013

Monday, January 7th Classes resume for all students.
Sunday, January 20th Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 21st Martin Luther King Day observance.

March 2013

Friday, March 29th Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for first- and second-year classes.

April 2013

Thursday, April 4th Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for third- and fourth-year classes.
Monday, April 8th Classes resume for all students.

May 2013

Sunday, May 5th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for graduating students.
Friday, May 17th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for second-year class.Commencement.
Sunday, May 26th Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 27th Memorial Day observance.
Friday, May 31st Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for first-year class.Academic year and clinical clerkships end at 5 p.m. for students in clinical clerkships.

2013 – 2014

June 2013

Friday, June 14th Clinic orientation for new third-year students.
Monday, June 17th Academic year begins for third- and fourth-year classes.

July 2013

Wednesday, July 3rd Independence Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, July 4th Independence Day observance.

August 2013

Tuesday, August 13th Orientation, matriculation, and initial fee payment for first-year class.
Monday, August 19th Academic year begins for first- and second-year classes.

September 2013

Sunday, September 1st Labor Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, September 2nd Labor Day observance.

November 2013

Wednesday, November 27th Thanksgiving Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 28th Thanksgiving Day observance.
Friday, November 29th Holiday for all classes.

December 2013

Friday, December 20th Winter recess begins at 5 p.m. for all classes.

January 2014

Monday, January 6th Classes resume for all students.
Sunday, January 19th Martin Luther King Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, January 20th Martin Luther King Day observance.

March 2014

Friday, March 28th Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for first- and second-year classes.

April 2014

Thursday, April 3rd Spring break begins at 5 p.m. for third- and fourth-year classes.
Monday, April 7th Classes resume for all students.

May 2104

Sunday, May 4th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for graduating students.
Friday, May 16th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for second-year class.Commencement.
Sunday, May 25th Memorial Day holiday begins at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 26th Memorial Day observance.
Friday, May 30th Academic year ends at 5 p.m. for first-year class.Academic year and clinical clerkships end at 5 p.m. for students in clinical clerkships.