Download a PDF of the 2023-2024 calendar.
The Law School reserves the right to alter this calendar.
| September 4||Labor Day Holiday: No Classes|
| September 5||Fall Law Classes Begin|
| September 22||Faculty Retreat – Classes Will Not Meet|
| October 20||Q-I Classes End|
| October 23||Q-II Classes Begin|
| November 13||JD/MUSA (Urban Spatial Analytics) INFO SESSION|
| December 1||SJD and Visiting Scholars Workshop Series|
10:00am - 11:00am
| December 8||Classes End|
| December 8||ML Orientation|
| December 9|
until December 10
| December 11|
until December 20
|Fall Exams (1L exams begin Tuesday, December 12)|
| December 21||Make-up Exams|
| December 22||Winter Recess Begins|
|January 15||Martin Luther King Day Holiday: No Classes All Day|
|January 16||Spring Law Classes Begin All Day|
|March 1||Q-III Classes End / Spring Recess Begins at End of Classes All Day|
|March 11||Q-IV Classes Begin / All Law Classes Resume All Day|
|April 25||Law Classes End All Day|
|April 26 until April 28||Reading Period All Day|
|April 29 until May 9||Spring Examinations All Day|
|May 10||Make-up Exams All Day|
|May 15||2L JD/MBA Summer Classes Begin All Day|
|May 15||ML Orientation All Day|
*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.