The Academic Calendar

Academic dates for Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) and the Schools of:

AH Allied Health Professions
BH Behavioral Health
SD Dentistry
SM Medicine
SN Nursing
SP Pharmacy
PH Public Health
SR Religion

For the most current event information, visit the University's Event Calendar.

 2020

January

6 SD Winter Quarter begins (all programs)
6 U Winter Quarter begins (standard term programs)
6 SP Spring block begins
13 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
13 – 17 U Week of Renewal
20 U Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
21 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard term courses)
26 U LLU Open House

February

17 U President's Day holiday

March

2 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
5 – 9 U University-wide homecoming
9 U Spring registration begins (standard term programs)
16 – 19 SD Winter Quarter final examinations
19 SD Winter Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
20 U Winter Quarter ends (standard term programs)
21 – 29 U Spring recess
23 – 24 SD IDP orientation
24 SD Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
25 U Standard term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
26 U Last day to register without late fee (Spring Quarter standard term programs)
27 U First day of $200 late registration fee (Spring Quarter standard term programs)
30 SD Spring Quarter begins (all programs)
30 U Spring Quarter begins (standard term programs)

April

6 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
6 – 10 U Week of Renewal
13 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard term courses)

May

1 SP PY1 – PY3 academic year ends
13 SD D.D.S. graduation banquet
18 SP APPE begins
20 SD IDP graduation banquet
21 SP Senior banquet
22 SP Hooding ceremony
22 SM Consecration and hooding ceremony
23 SM/SP/SD Baccalureate services (canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic)
24 SM/SP/SD Commencement exercises (canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic)
25 U Memorial Day holiday
26 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)

June

1 U Summer registration opens (standard term programs)
8 – 11 SD Spring Quarter final examinations (DDS, DH, IDP)
11 SD Spring Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
12 SM First-year M.D. and M.M.S. academic year ends
12 AH Nutrition and Dietetics Pinning Ceremony
12 U Spring Quarter ends (standard term programs)
12 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Focus on Graduates vespers service (canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic)
13 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Baccalaureate service (canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic)
14 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Commencement services (canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic)
17 U Standard term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
18 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard term programs)
19 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
22 U Summer Quarter begins (standard term programs)
22 SM Third-year academic year ends
29 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)

July

3 U Independence Day holiday (observed)
6 SD Summer Quarter begins (DDS, DH, IDP)
6 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
12 SD Minorities in Dentistry workshop
12 – 15 SD Careers in Dentistry workshop
28 U First 5-week Summer session ends
29 U Second 5-week Summer session begins

August

17 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
24 – 25 SD D.D.S. orientation
31 U Autumn registration opens (standard term programs)

September

4 U Second 5-week Summer session ends
4 U Summer Quarter ends (standard term programs)
7 U Labor Day holicay
10 U Standard term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
14 – 15 SD DH orientation
14 – 17 SD Summer Quarter final examinations
15 SR Faculty orientation
17 SD Summer Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
17 U Last day to register without late fee (standard term programs)
17 U LLU Faculty Colloquium
18 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
21 U Autumn Quarter begins (standard term programs)
21 U University-wide orientation and welcome back bash
28 SD Autumn Quarter begins (DDS, DH, IDP)
28 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)

October

5 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
5 – 9 U Week of Renewal
21-23 U WSCUC Accreditation Site Visit

November

23 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
25-29 U Thanksgiving recess
30 U Winter registration opens (standard term programs)

December

11 U Autumn Quarter ends (standard term programs)
12 – January 3 U Christmas recess
14 – 17 SD Autumn Quarter final examinations
16 U Standard term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
17 SD Autumn Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
17 U Last day to register without a late fee (Winter Quarter standard term programs)
18 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard programs)

 2021

January

4 U Winter Quarter begins (standard term programs)
SD Winter Term begins (DDS, DH, IDP))
11 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
11-15 U Week of Renewal
18 U Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
19 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard term courses)

February

15 U President's Day holiday

March

1 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
8 U Spring registration opens (standard term programs)
18 SD Winter Term ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
19 U Winter Quarter ends (standard term programs)
20-28 U Spring Recess
23 SD Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
24 U Standard Term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
29 U Spring Quarter begins (standard term programs)

April

5 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
5-9 U Week of Renewal
12 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard term courses)

May

24 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
29 SM/SP/SD Baccalaureate services
30 SM/SP/SD Commencement services
31 U Memorial Day holiday

June

1 U Summer registration opens (standard term programs)
11 SD Spring Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
11 U Spring Quarter ends (standard term programs)
12 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Baccalaureate services
13 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Commencement services
15 SD Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
16 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
17 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard term programs)
18 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
21 U Summer Quarter begins (standard term programs)
28 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)

July

5 U Independence Day holiday (observed)
6 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
6 SD Summer Term begins (DDS, DH, IDP)
27 U First 5-week Summer session ends
28 U Second 5-week Summer session begins

August

16 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)

September

3 U Second 5-week Summer session ends
3 U Summer Quarter ends (standard term programs)
6 U Labor Day
7 U Autumn registration opens (standard term programs)
9 U Standard Term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
21 SD Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
23 U Last day to register without late fee (standard term programs)
24 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
27 U Autumn Quarter begins (standard term programs)
27 U University-wide orientation and welcome back bash

October

4 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
11 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
11-15 U Week of Renewal

November

24-28 U Thanksgiving recess
29 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
29 U Winter registration opens (standard term programs)

December

16 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard term programs)
17 U Autumn Quarter ends (standard term programs)
17 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
18 – January 2 U Christmas Recess
21 SD Standard Term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
22 U Standard Term grades due by 4:00 p.m.