Academic Calendar

Summer 2022

May

May 2-June 3 (M-F) JD-LLM-LE Summer Immersion (2L JD-LLM-LE students only)

May 16-June 10 (M-F) Master’s Program in Judicial Studies (MJS students only)

June

June 19-July 20 (Su-W) Leiden Summer Institute

July

July 18-August 10 (M-W) Summer Institute on Law, Language & Culture (International LLM students only)

Fall 2022

August

August 2-19 (Tu-F) Career Development (upper level JD students)

August 11-19 (Th-F) LEAD Week / Orientation (incoming students)

August 22 (M) 1L classes begin and upper-level classes begin

September

September 2 (F) Clinic Intensive Training; Drop/Add ends for fall

September 5 (M) Labor Day. No classes

September 23 (F) Designated make-up day

October

October 10-14 (M-F) Fall Break (1L Writing Week)

October 17 (M) End of 7th week of classes

November

November 11 (F) Designated make-up day

November 22 (Tu) Friday classes meet

November 23-27 (W-Su) Thanksgiving recess

December

December 1 (Th) Last day of classes

December 2 (F) Drop/Add ends for Winter session

December 6-16 (M-F) Examination Period

Spring 2023

January

January 9-11 (M-W) LARW writing classes meet (tentative)

January 12 (Th) First day of classes

January 12-15 (Th-Su) Intensive Trial Practice Weekend

January 16 (M) Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. No classes

January 20 (F) Drop/Add ends for spring

February

February 10 (F) Designated make-up day

March

March 1 (W) End of 7th week of classes

March 13-19 (Sa-Su) Spring recess. No classes

March 31 (F) Designated make-up day

April

April 20 (Th) Last day of classes; Monday classes meet

April 21 (F) Reading period begins

April 25-May 5 (Tu-F) Examination Period

May

May 9 (Tu, 12pm) Graduating students clearing deadline

May 13 (Sa) Law School Convocation, diploma distribution

May 14 (Su) University Commencement