Academic Calendar

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2018-2020 Academic Calendar

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Fall 2018 Semester: August 13 – December 6
First-Year Orientation Aug. 6 – 9 – Mon. – Thurs.
Immigration Clinic Orientation Aug. 8 - 9 – Wed. – Thurs.
First Day of Law School Classes Aug. 13 – Monday
Add/Drop Period – Law School Aug. 13 – 17 – Mon. – Fri.
Professionalism Day – 1L Students Aug. 24 – Friday
Holiday – Labor Day / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Sept. 3 – Monday
1L Legal Skills Course Sept. 21 – Friday
Emergency Make-up Day (if necessary) Sept. 15 – Saturday
Graduation Registration (December Graduates) Sep. 24 – 28 – Mon. – Fri.
Emergency Make-up Day (if necessary) Oct. 6 – Saturday
1L Legal Skills Course Oct. 12 – Friday
1L Legal Skills Course Nov. 9 – Friday
Emergency Make-up Day (if necessary) Nov. 10 – Saturday
Last Day of Fall 2018 Classes Nov. 19 – Monday
Reading Days Nov. 20 – 27 – Tues. – Tues.
STU Founders Day/Thanksgiving Holiday / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Nov. 21 – 23 – Wed. – Fri.
Final Exam Period – Law School Nov. 28 – Dec. 6 – Wed. – Thurs.
Degrees Posted  Dec. 14 – Friday

Law School Only: Emergency Make-Up Days: September 15, 2018 October 6, 2018  November 10, 2018

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Spring 2019 Semester: January 3 – May 10
First Day of Classes: First-Year Students Jan. 3 – Thursday
1L Legal Skills Course Jan. 3 – 4 – Thur. – Fri.
First Day of Classes: All Law Students Jan. 7 – Monday
Add/Drop Period – Law School Jan. 7 – 11 – Mon. – Fri.
Holiday – Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 21 – Monday
Graduation Registration – May and August Graduates Feb. 4 – 8 – Mon. – Fri.
1L Legal Skills Course Feb. 8 – Friday
Holiday – Presidents Day Feb. 18 – Monday
Monday Classes Meet Feb. 19 – Tuesday
1L Legal Skills Course Mar. 8 – Friday
Spring Break Mar. 11-15 – Mon. – Fri.
1L Legal Skills Course Apr. 12 – Friday
Friday Classes Meet Apr. 17 Wednesday
Easter Break / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Apr. 18 – 19 – Thur. – Fri
Last Day of Classes – Law School  Apr. 25 – Thursday
Reading Days  Apr. 26-28 – Fri. – Sun. 
Final Exam Period Apr. 29 – May 9 – Mon. – Thurs.
Commencement Ceremony / Degrees Posted May 10 – Friday

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Summer 2019 Semester: May 22 – July 24
First Day of Classes May 22 – Wednesday
Add/Drop Period – Law School May 23 – 24 – Wed. – Fri.
Holiday – Memorial Day 
May 27 – Monday
Monday Classes Meet May 29 – Wednesday
Independence Day / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes July 4 – Thursday
Last Day of Classes – Law School July 11 – Thursday
Reading Days July 12 – 16 – Fri. – Tues.
Final Exam Period July 17 – 24 – Wed. – Wed. 
Degrees Posted Aug. 9 – Friday

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Fall 2019 Semester: August 12 – December 12
First-Year Orientation Aug. 13 – 15 – Tues. – Thurs.
First Day of Law School Classes: First Year and LL.M. Students August 19 – Monday
Immigration Clinic Orientation Aug. 21 – 23 – Wed. – Fri.
First Day of Law School Classes: Second and Third-Year Students Aug. 26 – Monday
Add/Drop Period – Law School Aug. 26 – 30 – Mon. – Fri.
Professionalism Day – 1L Students Aug. 30 – Friday
Holiday – Labor Day / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Sept. 2 – Monday
1L Legal Skills Course Sept. 13 – Friday
Emergency Make-up Day (if necessary) Sept. 14 – Saturday
Graduation Registration (December Graduates) Sep. 23 – Sept. 27 – Mon. – Fri.
1L Midterms Sep. 30 – Oct. 4 – Mon. – Fri.
Emergency Make-up Day (if necessary) Oct. 5 – Saturday
1L Legal Skills Course Oct. 11 – Friday
1L Legal Skills Course Nov. 8 – Friday
Emergency Make-up Day (if necessary) Nov. 10 – Saturday
Last Day of Fall 2019 Classes Nov. 25 – Monday
Reading Days Nov. 26 – Dec. 3 – Tues. – Tues.
STU Founders Day/Thanksgiving Holiday / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Nov. 27 – 29 – Wed. – Fri.
Final Exam Period – Law School Dec. 4 – 12 – Wed. – Thur.
Degrees Posted  Dec. 13 – Friday

Law School Only: Emergency Make-Up Days: September 14, 2019, October 5, 2019,  November 9, 2019

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Spring 2020 Semester: January 9 – May 8
First Day of Classes: First-Year Students Jan. 9 – Thursday
1L Legal Skills Course Jan. 9 – 10 – Thur. – Fri.
First Day of Classes: All Law Students Jan. 13 – Monday
Add/Drop Period – Law School Jan. 13 – 17 – Mon. – Fri.
Holiday – Martin Luther King Jr. Day / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Jan. 20 – Monday
Graduation Registration – May and August Graduates Feb. 3 – 7 – Mon. – Fri.
1L Legal Skills Course Feb. 7 – Friday
Holiday – Presidents Day / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Feb. 17 – Monday
Monday Classes Meet Feb. 18 – Tuesday
Spring Break Mar. 2 – 6 – Mon. – Fri.
1L Legal Skills Course Mar. 13 – Friday
Easter Break / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes Apr. 9 – 10 – Thur. – Fri
Friday Classes Meet Apr. 15 Wednesday
1L Legal Skills Course Apr. 17 – Friday
Last Day of Classes – Law School  Apr. 23 – Thursday
Reading Days  Apr. 24-26 – Fri. – Sun. 
Final Exam Period Apr. 27 – May 7 – Mon. – Thurs.
Commencement Ceremony / Degrees Posted May 8 – Friday

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Summer 2020 Semester: May 20 – July 21
First Day of Law School Classes May 20 – Wednesday
Add/Drop Period – Law School May 20 – 22 – Wed. – Fri.
Memorial Day / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes
May 25 – Monday
Monday Classes Meet May 27 – Wednesday
Independence Day (observed) / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes July 3 – Friday
Independence Day / St. Thomas University Closed / No Classes July 4 – Saturday
Last Day of Classes – Law School July 8 – Thursday
Reading Days July 9 – 13 – Fri. – Tues.
Final Exam Period July 14 – 21 – Wed. – Wed. 
Degrees Posted Aug. 14 – Friday