Academic Calendar

 

2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Class of 2020

Class of 2019

Class of 2018

Class of 2017

Notes

Fall Semester Begins (1st Day of Orientation)

8/15/16

 

 

 

 

Anatomy Course Begins

8/16/16

       

Fall Classes Begin

8/22/16

8/29/16

 

 

 

Fall Semester Ends

12/23/16

12/23/16

12/16/16

12/18/16

 
Major Clinical Year Ends   12/22/17 12/16/16    

Spring Semester Begins

1/4/17

1/4/17

1/4/17

1/4/17

 

Spring Semester Ends

6/9/17

6/30/17

6/30/17

5/17/17

 

USMLE Test Dates

Notes

USMLE Step 1 Taken

2/28/19

2/28/18

2/28/17

2/28/16

 
USMLE Step 1 Taken (Bassett Students) 3/31/19 3/31/18 3/31/17 3/31/16  

USMLE Step 1 Retaken (as applicable)

4/30/19

4/30/18

4/30/17

4/30/16

 

USMLE Step 2 CK Taken

11/30/19

11/30/18

11/30/17

11/30/16

 

USMLE Step 2 CK Taken (MD/PhD Students) 12/31/19 12/31/18 12/31/17 12/31/16  
USMLE Step 2 CK Taken (OMFS Students) 1/31/20 1/31/19 1/31/18 1/31/17  
USMLE Step 2 CK Retaken 2/28/20 2/28/19 2/28/18 2/28/17  

USMLE Step 2 CS Taken

12/31/19

12/31/18

12/31/17

12/31/16

*Taking CS is a requirement for graduation.
Deadline for students taking year off is
December 31 after MCY. MD/PhD deadline
is December 31 prior to graduation year.

Ceremonies & Events

Notes

Bassett Orientation 8/7/16-8/12/16        

Orientation

8/15/16-8/18/16

       

White Coat Ceremony

8/15/16

       

Steven Z. Miller Student Clinician Ceremony

 

1/6/17

     

Match Day

3/20/20

3/15/19
3/16/18 3/17/17  

P&S Student Research Day

3/29/17

3/29/17

3/29/17

3/29/17

 

P&S Class Day

5/19/20*

5/14/19*

5/15/18*

5/16/17*

*Tentative Date

University Commencement

5/20/20

5/15/19
5/16/18
5/17/17  

P&S Graduation

5/20/20*

5/15/19*
5/16/18*
5/17/17*

*Tentative Date

Vacations & Holidays (unless otherwise noted, students in '19, '18, '17 should check with Course Director before assuming holidays are off)

Notes

Independence Day

   

7/4/16

7/4/16

 

Labor Day

9/5/16

9/5/16

9/5/16

9/5/16

 

Thanksgiving Day

11/24/16

11/24/16

11/24/16

11/24/16

 

Thanksgiving Holiday

11/25/16

11/25/16

11/25/16

   

Winter Break Begins

12/24/16

12/24/16

12/17/16

   

Winter Break Ends

1/3/17

1/3/17

1/3/17

   

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

1/16/17

       

Presidents Day

2/20/17

       

Spring Break Begins

3/20/17

       

Spring Break Ends

3/26/17

       

Memorial Day

5/29/17

5/29/17

5/29/17

5/29/17

 

Religious Holidays 2016-2017

Notes

First Day of Ramadan

6/6/16

starts eve of June 5th

Rosh Hashanah Begins

10/3/16

starts eve of the 2nd

Yom Kippur

10/12/16

starts eve of the 11th

Christmas (observed)

12/24/16-12/25/16

 

Passover

4/11/17-4/18/17

starts eve of the 10th

Good Friday

4/14/17

 

Easter

4/16/17