Academic Calendar

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

Spring 2024 

Tuesday, January 2

Classes/Clinic begin

Thursday, January 4

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting

Monday, January 15

MLK Day – off

Tuesday, January 16 Standardized patient mOSCE D4 - All morning & afternoon class/clinic cancelled

Monday, January 22

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

Monday, January 29

Graduate School courses begin

Thursday, February 1
PDO845 OSCE D4 - All morning & afternoon class/clinic

Monday, February 5

Give Kids a Smile Day – assigned students and volunteers only

Monday, February 19

Semester Midpoint

Friday, February 23

Student Research Day – DDS D1–D4 - Class/clinic cancelled for entire day - attendance is mandatory

Wednesday, February 28

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

Thursday, March 7

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

Monday, March 18 – Saturday, March 23

Spring Recess (DDS and Graduate School)

Monday, March 25

Classes Resume

Friday, April 12

Residency Fair – D3 • All afternoon class/clinic canceled, attendance is mandatory

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


Friday, May 3

Graduate School last day of classes

Friday, May 3

REMINDER: Last day to enter grades via HUB


Early Fall for all continuing students

Monday, May 13– Saturday, May 18

Graduate School Final Exam Week

Wednesday, May 8

Student Progress and Promotion Meeting

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