Academic Calendar 2017 - 2018

Fall Semester-2017

August 14-18Monday - FridayPractice Ready Institute
August 15TuesdayUniversity Assembly
August 16-18Wednesday - FridayOrientation
August 18FridayMass of Holy Spirit
August 21MondayClasses Begin
September 4Monday Labor Day Holiday (no classes)*
October 9-11Monday - WednesdayMidterm Exams (Regular scheduled classes to be held)
November 23-24Thursday - FridayThanksgiving Holiday (no classes)*
November 30ThursdayLast Day of classes
December 1FridayMake- up day for re-scheduled classes
December 2-4Saturday - MondayReading Period
December 5TuesdayFinal Exams Begin
December 14ThursdayFinal Exams End

Spring Semester-2018

January 2TuesdayUniversity Re-opens
January 2-5Tuesday - FridayPractice Ready Institute
January 8MondayClasses Begin (except for Spring 2018 entering 1Ls)
January 11-12Thursday - FridayOrientation
January 15MondayMartin Luther King Holiday (no classes)*
January 16TuesdayClasses Begin for Spring 2018 entering 1Ls
February 19-21Monday-WednesdayMidterm Exams
February 27-28Tuesday-WednesdayFlorida Bar Exam
March 5-11Monday - SundaySpring Break (no classes)**
March 29-April 1Thursday - SundayEaster Break (no classes)*
April 19ThursdayMake-up day for Easter Thursday (follow Thursday schedule)
April 20FridayMake-up day for Good Friday (follow Friday schedule)
April 23MondayMake-up day for Martin Luther King holiday (follow Monday schedule)
April 23MondayLast Day of Classes
April 24-25Tuesday - WednesdayMake- up days for re-scheduled classes
April 24-26Tuesday - ThursdayReading Period
April 27FridayFinal Exams Begin
May 10ThursdayFinal Exams End
May 10ThursdayGraduation Mass/ Reception
May 11FridayGraduation Ceremony (Official graduation date posted as 05/10/18)

Summer Session-2018

May 21-25Monday - FridayPractice Ready Institute
May 29TuesdayClasses begin
July 4 WednesdayJuly 4th Holiday (no classes)*
July 17TuesdayMake-up for July 4th holiday (follow Wednesday schedule)
July 17TuesdayLast Day of Classes
July 18-19Wednesday - ThursdayMake-up days for re-scheduled classes
July 19-22Thursday - SundayReading Period
Reading PeriodMonday Final Exams Begin
July 24-25Tuesday - WednesdayFlorida Bar Exam
August 1 TuesdayExams End