Academic Calendar - Dentistry

School of Dentistry

Fall Semester 2022

August
9 Monday Begin regular classes/clinic hours (So/Jr/Sr)
9 Monday Freshman orientation-session 1
11 Tuesday Freshman classes/labs begin
24 Wednesday Freshman orientation-session II
September
5 Monday Labor Day; no classes
7 Wednesday Mass of the Holy Spirit, St. John's Church
30 Friday End of First Quarter
October
12-16 Wednesday-Sunday Fall Break
November
18 Friday Final Exams Begin (Sr)
23-27 Wednesday-Sunday Thanksgiving Recess
28 Monday Final Exams Begin (Fr/So)
30 Wednesday Final Exams Begin (Jr)
December
9 Friday End of Second Quarter; Clinics conclude
10 Saturday Christmas Recess Begins

Spring Semester 2023

January
1-2 Sunday-Monday Recess continues
2 Tuesday Classes, laboratories, and clinics resume
16 Monday Martin Luther King Day; no classes
February
24 Friday End of Third Quarter
March
4-12 Saturday-Sunday Spring Recess
April
7 Friday Good Friday; no classes
12-25 Wednesday-Tuesday Final examinations (So/Jr)
24-28 Monday-Friday Final examinations (Fr)
25 Tuesday End of Fourth Quarter at noon (So/Jr/Sr)
28 Friday End of Fourth Quarter (Fr)

Summer Session 2023

May
1 Monday Summer clinic/classes begin (new Sr)
1-2 Monday-Tuesday Clinic Orientation (New Jr)
3 Wednesday Summer classes begin (New Jr)
6 Saturday White Coat Ceremony (new Jrs)
12 Friday School of Dentistry Hooding
13 Saturday University Commencement and Degree Conferral Date
22 Monday Summer classes begin (new So)
29 Monday Memorial Day; no classes/labs/clinics
July
4 Tuesday Independence Day; no classes
7 Friday Summer Session ends
8-31 Saturday-Monday Summer Recess
August
1-6 Tuesday-Sunday Summer recess continued