Academic Calendar

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

• 2013-2014 Academic Year

• 2014-2015 Academic Year

   

2015-2016 Academic Calendar 

Fall Semester 2015
Date Event
Monday, May 11 - Friday, June 19 (6 weeks)
Early Fall - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D2 - D4
Monday, May 25
Memorial Day - off
Tuesday, May 25 - Friday, July 31
IDP Program for new candidates
Saturday, July 4
Independence Day - off
Monday, August 3 - Friday, August 7
Orientation Week (specific schedules for each class are TBA)
Monday, August 10
Fall Main Term - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D1 - D4
Monday, August 31
Graduate School classes begin
Monday, September 7
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 23 - Saturday, November 28
Fall recess D3 - D4
Wednesday, November 25 - Saturday, November 28
Fall recess D1 - D2 and Graduate School
Monday, November 30
Classes, clinics & rotations resume
Friday, December 4
Last day of classes & clinics D1 - D3.  Last day of classes D4
Saturday, December 5 - Sunday, December 6
Reading Days
Monday, December 7 - Friday, December 11
DDS final exam week
Friday, December 11
Graduate School last day of classes
Friday, December 11
Last day of clinics D4
Friday, December 11
Winter recess begins at 5pm D1 - D4
Monday, December 14 - Monday, December 21
Graduate School final exam week
Friday, December 18
REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB
Tuesday, December 22
Graduate School winter recess begins
Spring Semester 2016
Date Event
Monday, January 4
Spring Term - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D1 - D4
TBD Student Progress and Promotion Meeting
Monday, January 18
MLK Day - off
Monday, January 25
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 14 - Saturday, March 19
Spring recess D1 - D4 and Graduate School
Monday, March 21
Classes, clinics & rotations resume
Friday, April 22
Last day of classes & clinics D4
Monday, April 25
Last day of classes & clinics D1 - D3
Tuesday, April 26 - Wednesday, April 27
Reading Days
Thursday, April 28 - Thursday, May 5
DDS final exam week
Friday, May 6
Commencement
Friday, May 6
Graduate School last day of classes
Monday, May 9 - Saturday, May 14
Graduate School final exam week
Monday, May 9
Early Fall - DDS classes, clinics & rotations begin D2 - D4
Friday, May 15
REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB
TBD
Student Progress and Promotion Meeting

   

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