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

2018

January

2 SD Winter Quarter begins (all programs)
3 SP Winter Quarter begins
8 SD Clinic with a Heart
8 – 12 U Week of Renewal
15 U Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday
16 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
28 U University-wide open house

February

3 SN Nursing Dedication Service
5 – 9 SP Midterm examination week
6 – 9 U Faculty development showcase, CCPLEX
9 SN White Coat Ceremony
9 SR Winter Vespers
16 SM First-year family day and dedication
19 U President's Day holiday
23 SD Student dedication service
28 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)

March

1 U Last day for schools to submit academic variances to University Records for Autumn 2018 graduates
1 – 5 U One LLU Homecoming
2 – 4 SM Alumni Postgraduate Convention
3 SN CRNA finishing dinner
4 SN Alumni Homecoming brunch
5 U Spring registration begins (standard term programs)
8 – 9 SN Registration kick-off
12 – 15 SD Winter final examinations
12 – 16 SN Final examination week
13 SN Winter alumni meet-and-treat
15 SD Winter Quarter ends (DDS, IDP, DH)
16 SD Faculty advance seminar
16 SM Senior Match Day
16 U Winter Quarter ends
17 – 25 U Spring recess
19 – 23 SP Winter Quarter final examinations
21 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
22 U Last day to register without late fee (standard term programs)
23 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
24 SP Winter Quarter ends
25 SN Orientation dinner
26 SD Spring Quarter begins (all programs)
26 U Spring Quarter begins (standard term programs)
26 U Winter graduation list to be submitted to University Records (standard term programs)
28 SN Blood drive
28 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)

April

2 U Last day to register with a late fee (Spring Quarter standard term programs)
2 U Last day for students to submit graduation petitions to schools for Autumn graduation
2 – 7 U Week of Renewal
3 SP Spring Quarter begins
9 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
9 SN Information session
13 SP Honors and awards ceremony
15 SR Spring vespers
23 SD Midterm examinations

May

1 U Last day for schools to submit graduation petitions to University Records for Autumn graduates
7 – 9 SN Nurses Week meet-and-treat
7 – 11 SP Spring Quarter midterm examinations
9 SN Awards Chapel
11 SM Second-year academic year ends
16 SD DDS graduation banquet
21 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
24 SD IDP graduation banquet
25 SM Consecration and hooding ceremony
25 SD Awards ceremony
25 SD Dental hygiene pinning service
26 SP Hooding ceremony—Class 2018
26 SD/SM/SP Baccalaureate services
27 SD/SM/SP Commencement services
28 U Memorial Day holiday
29 U Summer registration opens (standard term programs)

June

3 SR Awards/Graduation banquet
4 – 7 SD Spring Quarter final examinations
6 SD/SM/SP Spring Quarter graduation list to be submitted to University Records
7 SD Spring Quarter ends (DDS, IDP, DH)
7 SN Senior banquet
8 SD Faculty advance seminar
8 SM First-year M.D. and M.M.S. academic year ends
8 SN Graduate program recognition dinner
8 U Spring Quarter ends (standard term programs)
8 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Focus on Graduates vesper service
9 SN Graduate program recognition ceremony
9 SP Honors and awards banquet
9 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Baccalaureate service
10 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Commencement services
11 – 15 SM Third-year orientation
12 SD Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
13 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
14 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard term programs)
15 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
18 SM Third-year academic year begins
18 U Summer Quarter begins (standard term programs)
18 – 22 SP Spring Quarter final examinations
19 U Spring Quarter graduation list to be submitted to University Records (standard term programs)
19 SM Fourth-year orientation; academic year begins
19 SP Spring Quarter graduates list to be submitted to University Records
23 SN CRNA White Coat Ceremony
23 SP Spring Quarter ends
25 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)

July

1 SD Summer Quarter begins (DDS, IDP, DH)
1 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
2 U Last day for schools to submit academic variances to University Records for Winter 2019 graduates
4 U Fourth of July holiday
8 SD Minorities in Dentistry workshop
8 – 11 SD Careers in Dentistry workshop
25 U First 5-week Summer session ends
26 U Second 5-week Summer session begins

August

1 U Last day for students to submit graduation petitions to schools for Winter 2019 graduation
2 – 3 SM First-year M.D. and M.M.S. orientation
6 SM First-year M.D. and M.M.S. academic year begins
13 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term course)
20 SM Second-year orientation; academic year begins
20 SP Academic year begins
23 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard term courses)
27 – 28 SD DDS/IDP orientation
31 U Summer Quarter ends (standard term programs)

 September

1 U Last day for schools to submit graduation petitions to University Records for Winter 2019 graduates
3 U Labor Day
4 U Autumn registration opens (standard term programs)
5 U Second 5-week Summer session ends
5 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
6 U Second 5-week Summer session ends
10 U Summer graduation list to be submitted to University Records (standard term programs)
10 – 13 SD Summer final examinations
13 SD Summer Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
13 – 14 SN Registration kick-off
14 SD Faculty advance seminar
19 SR Faculty orientation
19 – 20 SD DH orientation
20 U Last day to register without late fee (standard term programs)
20 SR Student orientation
21 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
24 U Autumn Quarter begins (standard term programs)
24 SD Autumn Quarter begins (DDS, DH, IDP)
24 U University-wide orientation and Welcome Back Bash
26 SN Opening service
27 – 29 SM Pine Springs Ranch faculty/student retreat

October

1 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
1 U Last day for schools to submit academic variances to University Records for Spring/Summer 2019 graduates
5 SN CRNA reunion
8 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard term courses)
8 SN Information session
8 – 12 U Week of Renewal

November

8 SP First-year White Coat Ceremony
12 SN Holiday alumni meet-and-treat
19 U Last day to drop with a “W” (standard term courses)
21 – 25 U Thanksgiving recess

December

3 U Winter registration opens (standard term programs)
3 U Last day for schools to submit graduation petitions to University Records for Spring/Summer 2019 graduates
4 – 8 SP First-year final examination week
10 – 13 SD Autumn Quarter final examinations
12 SN Holiday alumni meet-and-treat
13 SD Autumn Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
14 U Autumn Quarter ends (standard term programs)
15 – January 1 U Christmas recess
17 – January 1 SM M.D. (all years) and M.M.S. Christmas recess
19 U Autumn grades due at 4:00 p.m. (standard term courses)
20 U Last day to register without late fee (Winter Quarter standard term programs)
21 U First day of $200 late registration fee (Winter Quarter standard term programs)

 2019

January

2 SD Winter Quarter begins (all programs)
7 U Winter Quarter begins (standard term programs)
14 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
14 – 18 U Week of Renewal
21 U Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
22 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard term courses)
27 U University-wide open house

February

2 SN Dedication program
15 SM First-year family day and dedication service
19 U President's Day
28 – March 4 SD University-wide homecoming convention

March

1 U Last day for schools to submit academic variances to University Records for Autumn 2019 graduates
1 – 4 SM Alumni Postgraduate Convention (subject to change)
4 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
11 – 14 SD Winter Quarter final examinations
11 U Spring registration begins (standard term programs)
14 SD Winter Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
15 SD Faculty advance seminar
15 SM Senior Match Day
17 – 25 U Spring recess
19 – 20 SD IDP orientation
22 U Winter Quarter ends (standard term programs)
25 SD Spring Quarter begins (all programs)
27 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
28 U Last day to register without late fee (Spring Quarter standard term programs)
29 U First day of $200 late registration fee (Spring Quarter standard term programs)

April

1 U Spring Quarter begins (standard term programs)
1 U Graduation lists to be submitted to University Records (standard term programs)
1 U Last day for students to submit graduation petitions to schools for Autumn 2019 graduation
8 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
8 – 12 U Week of Renewal
15 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard term courses)
30 – May 4 SP Midterm examination week

May

1 U Last day for schools to submit graduation petitions to University Records for Autumn graduates
9 U School Awards chapel
10 SM Second-year academic year ends
10 SP Academic year ends
15 SD D.D.S. graduation banquet
23 SD IDP graduation banquet
24 SM Consecration and hooding ceremony
25 SM, SP, SD Baccalaureate services
26 SM, SP, SD Commencement services
28 U Last day to drop with a “W” (standard term courses)
29 U Summer registration opens (standard term programs)

June

3 U Summer registration begins
3 – 6 SD Spring final examinations
5 SD/SM/SP Spring graduation list to be submitted to University Records
6 SD Spring Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
7 SD Faculty advance seminar
7 SM First-year M.D. and M.M.S. academic year ends
8 SN Graduate Program Recognition Ceremony
14 U Spring Quarter ends (standard term programs)
14 AH/BH/SPH/SN/SR Focus on Graduates vesper service
15 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Baccalaureate service
16 AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Commencement services
17 SM Third-year academic year ends
19 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
20 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard term programs)
21 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
24 U Summer Quarter begins (standard term programs)
24 U Spring Quarter graduation lists to be submitted to University Records (standard term programs)
25 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)

July 

1 SD Summer Quarter begins (DDS, DH, IDP)
1 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)
1 U Last day for schools to submit academic variances to University Records for Winter 2020 graduates
7 SD Minorities in Dentistry workshop
7 – 10 SD Careers in Dentistry workshop
8 U Last day to drop withou a "W" (standard term courses)

August

1 U First 5-week Summer session begins
1 U Last day for students to submit graduation petitions to schools for Winter 2020 graduates
5 U Second 5-week Summer session begins
19 U Last day to drop with a “W” (standard term courses)
26 SD DDS/IDP orientation

September

3 U Autumn registration begins (standard term programs)
3 U Last day for schools to submit graduation petitions to University Records for Winter 2020 graduates
6 U Summer Quarter ends (standard term programs)
9 – 12 SD Final examinations week
11 U Second 5-week Summer session ends
11 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
12 SD Summer Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
13 SD Faculty advance seminar
16 U Summer graduation list to be submitted to University Records (standard term programs)
18 – 19 SD DH orientation
19 U Last day to register without late fee (standard term programs)
20 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard term programs)
23 SD Autumn Quarter begins
23 U Autumn Quarter begins (standard term programs)
23 U University-wide orientation and welcome back bash
30 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard term programs)

October

1 U Last day for schools to submit academic variances to University Records for Spring/Summer 2020 graduates
7 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard term courses)
7 – 11 U Week of Renewal

November

18 U Last day to drop with a “W” (standard term courses)

December

2 U Last day for schools to submit graduation petitions to University Records for Spring/Summer 2020 graduates
9 U Winter registration begins (standard term programs)
9 – 12 SD Autumn final examinations
12 SD Autumn Quarter ends
13 U Autumn Quarter ends (standard term programs)
17 – January 1 U Christmas recess
18 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
23 U Graduation list to be submitted to University Records (standard term programs)
26 U Last day to register without a late fee (Winter Quarter standard term programs)
27 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard programs)