Academic Calendar

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

• 2017-2018 Academic Year

• 2018-2019 Academic Year

Microsoft Word - ACalendar_2018.2019_6.11.8.docx



Fall 2018 • Early Fall continuing DDS students: New D2 (Class of 2021) D3 (Class of 2020) and D4 (Class of 2019)

Date

Event

Monday, May 7 – Friday, June 29

Early Fall – D2 (5/7-6/15), D3 (5/7-6/29), D4 (5/7-6/29)

Monday, May 28

Memorial Day – off

Monday, May 21

IDP Program for new candidates

Wednesday, July 4

Independence Day – off

Monday, July 9 Friday, August 10

Extended Early Fall Class of 2019 students who have not met minimum requirements

Monday, August 6 – Friday, August 10

Orientation Week (specific schedules for each class are TBA)

Monday, August 13

Fall Main Term – DDS Classes, Clinics & Rotations– D1, D2, D3, D4

Monday, August 27

Graduate School courses begin

Monday, September 3

Labor Day – off

Thursday, September 27

Buffalo Niagara Dental Meeting – DDS D2-D4 • instruction cancelled Meeting

attendance is mandatory

Friday, September 28

Buffalo Niagara Dental Meeting – DDS D3-D4 • instruction cancelled Meeting

attendance is mandatory

Monday, October 15

mOSCE D4 • All afternoon class/clinic cancelled

Monday, October 15

Semester Midpoint

Thursday, November 8

Interprofessional Education Day – DDS D3 • instruction cancelled Meeting attendance is mandatory

Wednesday, November 14

mOSCE D4 All morning and afternoon class/clinic cancelled

Wednesday, November 21 – Saturday, November 24

Fall Recess for D1-D4 and Graduate School courses. Instruction resumes Monday, 11/26 Note:

Advanced Ed. Clinic in session at the discretion of the Program Directors

Monday, November 26

Classes/Clinics/Rotations resume

Friday, December 7

Last day of Instruction/clinic for D1–D3. Last day of classes for D4 and Graduate School

Saturday, December 8 – Sunday, December 9

Reading Days

Monday, December 10 – Friday, December 14

DDS Final Exam Week

Friday, December 14

Last day of Clinic for D4

Friday, December 14

Winter recess begins at 5pm D1–D4

Monday, December 10 – Monday, December 17

Graduate School final exam week

Tuesday, December 18

Graduate winter recess begins

Thursday, December 20

REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB


***Postgraduates do not follow the same academic calendar as Predoctoral Students***


Spring 2019

Date Event

Wednesday, January 2

Classes/Clinic begin

Thursday, January 10

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting

Monday, January 21

MLK Day – off

Monday, January 28

Graduate School courses begin

Monday, January 28

Match Day Luncheon – D4 • PM off-site rotations begin at 1:30pm

Friday, February 1

Give Kids a Smile Day – assigned students and volunteers only

TBD

PDO845 OSCE – D4 • All morning & afternoon class/clinic cancelled excluding D4 students scheduled in Ortho rotation AM only

Monday, February 18

Semester Midpoint

Wednesday, February 27

Smile Education Day – DDS D1 – D2 • All morning instruction cancelled • attendance is mandatory

Thursday, February 28

Student Research Day – DDS D1 – D4 • All afternoon class/clinic cancelled • attendance is mandatory

Monday, March 18 – Saturday, March 23

Spring Recess (DDS and Graduate School)

Monday, March 25

Classes Resume

Friday, April 19

Last day of class/clinic D4

Monday, April 22

Last day of class/clinic D1–D3

Tuesday, April 23 – Wednesday, April 24

Reading days

Thursday, April 25 – Thursday, May 2

DDS Final Exam week for all continuing students

Friday, April 26

REMINDER: Last day to enter D4 grades via HUB

Friday, May 3

Commencement

Friday, May 10

Graduate School last day of classes

Monday, May 13 – Saturday, May 18

Graduate School Final Exam Week

Monday, May 6 – Friday, June 28

Early Fall for all continuing students

Friday, May 10

REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB

Thursday, May 16

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting


***Postgraduates do not follow the same academic calendar as Predoctoral Students***