2026-27 Law Academic Calendar

Original approval: December 5, 2022; Last updated: March 27, 2023

Fall -- Spring

Fall Term 2026

Monday, August 10 3L Immersion begins
Monday, August 17 1L Orientation
Friday, August 21 3L Immersion ends
Monday, August 24 Classes begin
Convocation (beginning at 5:30 pm)
Friday, September 25 Fall break begins after classes
Wednesday, September 30 Classes resume
Tuesday, November 3 Election day (no classes)
Wednesday, November 4 Classes resume (Tuesday classes meet)
Friday, November 20 Thanksgiving break begins after classes
Monday, November 30 Classes resume
Wednesday, December 2 Last day of classes
Thursday, December 3 Reading day
Friday, December 4 Reading day
Monday, December 7 Examinations begin
Monday, December 14 Examinations end

Spring Term 2027

Monday, January 11 Classes begin
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)
Spring break begins after classes
Classes resume
Monday, April 19 Last day of classes
Tuesday, April 20 Reading day
Wednesday, April 21 Reading day
Thursday, April 22 Examinations begin
Friday, April 30 Examinations end
Friday, May 14 Commencement