Academic Calendar

Current and upcoming academic calendars are linked below as pdf for easier downloading and printing.

• 2014-2015 Academic Year

• 2015-2016 Academic Year

   

 

2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2016
Date Event
Monday, May 9 - Friday, June 17 (6 weeks)
Early Fall - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D2 - D4
Monday, May 30
Memorial Day - off
Monday, July 4
Independence Day - off
Tuesday, May 31 - Friday August 5
IDP Program for new candidates
Monday, August 8 - Friday, August 12
Orientation Week (specific schedules for each class are TBA)
Monday, August 15
Fall Main Term - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D1 - D4
Monday, August 29
Graduate School classes begin
Monday, September 5
Labor Day - off
TBD Buffalo Niagara Dental Meeting - DDS D2 - D4 instruction cancelled - meeting attendance mandatory
TBD Buffalo Niagara Dental Meeting - DDS D3 - D4 instruction cancelled - meeting attendance mandatory
Monday, November 21 - Saturday, November 26
Fall recess D3 - D4
Wednesday, November 23 - Saturday, November 26
Fall recess D1 - D2 and Graduate School
Monday, November 28
Classes, clinics & rotations resume
Friday, December 9
Last day of classes & clinics D1 - D3.  Last day of classes D4
Friday, December 9
Graduate School last day of classes
Saturday, December 10 - Sunday, December 11
Reading Days
Monday, December 12 - Friday, December 16
DDS final exam week
Monday, December 12 - Monday, December 19
Graduate School final exam week
Friday, December 16
Last day of clinics D4
Friday, December 16
Winter recess begins at 5pm D1 - D4
Tuesday, December 20
Graduate School winter recess begins
Thursday, December 22
REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB
Spring Semester 2017
Date Event
Monday, January 9
Spring Term - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D1 -D4
TBD
Student Progress and Promotion Meeting
Monday, January 16
MLK Day - off
Monday, January 30
Graduate School classes begin
TBD
Match Day Luncheon - D4 • PM off-site rotations begin at 1:30pm
TBD
Give Kids a Smile Day - assigned students and volunteers only
TBD
Smile Education Day - DDS D1 - D4 • All morning instruction cancelled • attendance is mandatory
TBD Student Research Day - DDS D1 - D4 • All afternoon instruction cancelled • attendance is mandatory
TBD WREB Examinations - D4 students only
Monday, March 20 - Saturday, March 25
Spring recess D1 - D4 and Graduate School
Monday, March 27
Classes, clinics & rotations resume
Friday, April 28
Last day of classes & clinics D4
Monday, May 1
Last day of classes & clinics D1 - D3
Tuesday, May 2 - Wednesday, May 3
Reading Days
Thursday, May 4 - Thursday, May 11
DDS final exam week
Friday, May 12
Graduate School last day of classes
Friday, May 12
Commencement
Monday, May 15 - Saturday, May 20
Graduate School final exam week
Monday, May 15
Early Fall - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D2 - D4
Friday, May 19
REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB
TBD Student Progress and Promotion Meeting