Academic Calendar - Dentistry

School of Dentistry

Fall Semester 2021

August
9 Monday Begin regular classes/clinic hours (So/Jr/Sr)
9 Monday Freshman orientation-session 1
11 Tuesday Freshman classes/labs begin
25 Wednesday Freshman orientation-session II
September
1 Wednesday Mass of the Holy Spirit, St. John's Church
6 Monday Labor Day, no classes
October
1 Friday End of First Quarter
13-17 Wednesday-Sunday Fall Break
November
12 Friday Final Exams Begin (Sr)
24-28 Wednesday-Sunday Thanksgiving Recess
29 Monday Final Exams Begin (Fr/So)
December
1 Wednesday Final Exams Begin (Jr)
10 Friday End of Second Quarter; Clinics conclude
11 Saturday Christmas Recess Begins

Spring Semester 2022

January
1-3 Saturday-Monday Recess continues
4 Tuesday Classes, laboratories, and clinics resume
February
25 Friday End of Third Quarter
March
5-13 Saturday-Sunday Spring Recess
April
13-22 Wednesday-Friday Final examinations (So/Jr)
15 Friday Good Friday; no classes
26-29 Monday-Thursday Final examinations (Fr)
26 Tuesday End of Fourth Quarter at noon (So/Jr/Sr)
29 Friday End of Fourth Quarter (Fr)
May
13 Friday School of Dentistry Hooding and Commencement Ceremony
14 Saturday May Degree Conferral Date

Summer Session 2022

May
2 Monday Summer clinic/classes begin (new Sr)
2-3 Monday-Tuesday Clinic Orientation (New Jr)
4 Wednesday Summer classes begin (New Jr)
7 Saturday White Coat Ceremony (new Jrs)
13 Friday School of Dentistry Hooding and Commencement Ceremony
14 Saturday May Degree Conferral Date
23 Monday Summer classes begin (new So)
30 Monday Memorial Day; no classes/labs/clinics
July
4 Monday Independence Day; no classes
8 Friday Summer Session ends
9-31 Saturday-Sunday Summer Recess
August
1-7 Monday-Sunday Summer recess continued