Download a PDF of the 2021-2022 calendar.
The Law School reserves the right to alter this calendar.
|January 10||Spring Law Classes Begin|
|January 17||Martin Luther King Day: Classes Will Not Meet|
|March 4||Spring Recess Begins at the end of classes / Q-III Classes End|
|March 14||All Classes Resume / Q-IV Classes Begin|
|April 22||Law Classes End|
until April 25
until May 6
|May 11||2L JD/MBA Summer Classes begin-tentative|
|May 16||University-Wide Graduation Ceremony in the a.m. Penn Law School Graduation Ceremony at 3:00 p.m.|
*First-year students are advised that membership on the Law Review, and many of the Journals is determined through participation in a writing competition, tentatively scheduled from May 10 to May 20. Details will be announced in March 2021.
**Faculty are reminded that grades for all graduating students are due by 9 a.m. on Monday, May 10, and that the faculty meeting to vote degrees will be held at 9 a.m. on Friday, May 14. Other grades are due one month after the exam.
*** In some years, special credit-bearing programs are scheduled across spring break. Details on any such programs will be announced in Fall.
Law School Graduation and Reception dates are tentative and subject to change.