Academic Calendar

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

 

Fall 2020 • Early Fall continuing DDS students: New D2 (Class of 2023) D3 (Class of 2022) and D4 (Class of 2021)

Date

Event

Monday, May 11 – Friday, August 7

Early Fall – D2 (5/11-6/19), D3 (7/6-8/7), D4 (5/11-6/26)

Monday, May 18

IDP Program for new candidates

Monday, May 25

Memorial Day – off

Saturday, July 4

Independence Day – TBD 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– D1, D2, D3, D4

Monday, August 31

Graduate School courses begin

Monday, September 7

Labor Day – D1-D4 Didactic and pre-clinic courses in session. Clinics are closed

Monday, October 12

Semester Midpoint

Thursday, November 5

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

Thursday, November 12

mOSCE D4 All afternoon class/clinic cancelled

Monday, November 23 – Tuesday, November 24

Clinics will be closed. D1-D4 didactic and pre-clinic courses in session

Wednesday, November 25 – Saturday, November 28

Fall Recess for D1-D4 and Graduate School courses. Instruction resumes Monday, 12/2 Note:

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

Monday, November 30

Classes/Clinics/Rotations resume for D4, D1-D3 remain remote

Friday, December 4

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

Saturday, December 5 – Sunday, December 6

Reading Days

Monday, December 7 – Friday, December 11

DDS Final Exam Week

Friday, December 11

Last day of Clinic for D4

Friday, December 11

Graduate School last day of classes

Friday, December 11

Winter recess begins at 5pm D1–D4

Monday, December 14 – Monday, December 21

Graduate School final exam week

Thursday, December 17

REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB

Tuesday, December 22

Graduate winter recess begins


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


Spring 2021

Date Event

Monday, January 4

Remote didactic classes begin – D3 & D4 Clinic begins

Monday, January 11

D2 preclinical lab

Wednesday, January 6

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting

Monday, January 18

MLK Day – off

Tuesday, January 19

Match Day Luncheon – location TBD

Monday, February 1

Graduate School courses begin

Monday, March 1

D1 preclinical begins

TBD

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

Monday, February 22

Semester Midpoint

Wednesday, February 24

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

Asynchronous

Student Research Day – Virtual • All classes/clinic in session

Thursday, March 4

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

Friday, April 23

Last day of class/clinic D4

Monday, April 26

Last day of class D1–D3

Tuesday, April 27 – Wednesday, April 28

Reading days

Thursday, April 29 – Thursday, May 6

DDS Final Exam week for all continuing students

Friday, April 30

REMINDER: Last day to enter D4 grades via HUB

Friday, May 7

Commencement

Friday, May 7

Graduate School last day of classes

Friday, May 7

REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB

TBD

Early Fall for all continuing students

Monday, May 10 – Saturday, May 15

Graduate School Final Exam Week

Wednesday, May 12

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting


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