Academic Calendar

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

Spring 2023

Date Event

Tuesday, January 3

Classes/Clinic begin

Thursday, January 5

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting

Monday, January 16

MLK Day – off

Monday, January 30

Graduate School courses begin

Monday, January 23

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

Friday, February 3

Give Kids a Smile Day – assigned students and volunteers only

Tuesday, February 7

Station-based mOSCE D4, virtual • All afternoon class/clinic cancelled

Monday, February 20

Semester Midpoint

Wednesday, February 15

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

Thursday, March 2

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

Tuesday, March 7

Standardized patient mOSCE D4 • All morning & afternoon class/clinic cancelled

Thursday, March 9

Student Research Day – DDS D1 – D4 • All morning and afternoon class/clinic cancelled. Attendance is mandatory

Monday, March 20 – Saturday, March 25

Spring Recess (DDS and Graduate School)

Monday, March 27

Classes Resume

Friday, April 21

Last day of class/clinic D4

Monday, April 24

Last day of class/clinic D1–D3

Tuesday, April 25 – Wednesday, April 27

Reading days

Thursday, April 27 – Thursday, May 4

DDS Final Exam week for all continuing students

Friday, April 28

REMINDER: Last day to enter D4 grades via HUB

Friday, May 5


Friday, May 5

Graduate School last day of classes

Friday, May 5

REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB

Monday, May 8 – Friday, June 30

Early Fall for all continuing students

Monday, May 15– Saturday, May 20

Graduate School Final Exam Week

Wednesday, May 10

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting

***Advanced Ed. students/residents do not follow the same academic calendar as Predoctoral Students***