Academic Calendar Years: 2015-16, 2014-15, 2013-14

Date Event
August 18, 2014 – August 19, 2014 LL.M. Student Orientation Begins
August 26-29, 2014 J.D. Student Orientation
September 2, 2014 1L Fall Term Classes Begin
September 8, 2014 Upper-level Fall Term Classes Begin
October 13, 2014 Columbus Day – Holiday – No classes; University admin offices will be closed.
October 14, 2014 No Classes for All Students
November 11, 2014 Veteran’s Day – All classes meet on regular schedule; University admin offices will be closed.
November 26-28, 2014 Thanksgiving Break
December 1, 2014 1L Fall Term Classes End
December 5, 2014 Upper-level Fall Term Classes End
December 10-18, 2014 1L Fall Term Exam Period
December 10-19, 2014 Upper-level Fall Term Exam Period
December 20, 2014 – January 4, 2015 Winter Break
January 5, 2015 Winter Term Classes Begin
January 19, 2015 Martin Luther King Day – No classes; University admin offices will be closed.
January 21, 2015 Winter Term Classes End for Upper-level Students
January 22, 2015 Winter Term Classes End for 1Ls
January 23, 2015 Winter Term Exams
January 26, 2015 All Spring Term Classes Begin
February 16, 2015 Presidents Day – All classes meet on regular schedule; University admin offices will be closed.
March 14-22, 2015 Spring Break
April 24, 2015 Spring Term Classes End for All Students
April 28 – May 7, 2015 Upper-level and 1L Elective Spring Term Exam Period
May 8, 2015 International/Comparative Law Exam Period (1L and LLM)
May 12-14, 2015 1L Required Courses Spring Term Exam Period
May 28, 2015 Commencement Day