JD and LLM Programs

Summer 2016 – (SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Summer 1 Classes Begin Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Summer 1 Add/Drop Period Tuesday, May 17, 2016 — Friday, May 20, 2016
Summer 1 Classes End Thursday, June 30, 2016
Summer 2 Classes Begin Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Summer 2 Add/Drop Period Tuesday, July 12, 2016 — Friday, July 15, 2016
Summer 2 Classes End Thursday, August 25, 2016

FALL 2016 – (SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Graduate Program in Banking & Financial Law Orientation Monday, August 29 — Thursday, September 1, 2016
American Law LLM, Intellectual Property LLM, & Visiting Foreign Exchange Orientation Wednesday, August 31 — Friday, September 2nd, 2016
Graduate Tax Program Orientation Friday, September 2nd, 2016
First-Year JD Registration & Orientation Wednesday, August 31, 2016 — Friday, September 2, 2016
All Classes Begin Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Fall Add/Drop Tuesday, September 6, 2016 — Monday, September 19, 2016
Columbus Day: Classes Suspended Monday, October 10, 2016
Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Substitute Friday Schedule of Classes Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Thanksgiving Recess Thursday, November 24, 2016 — Sunday, November 27, 2016
Last Day of Classes for Upper-Class JD, First-Year JD, American Law LLM, Banking & Financial Law LLM, and Intellectual Property LLM Students Thursday, December 8, 2016
Reading Period Friday, December 9, 2016 — Sunday, December 11, 2016
Exam Period: Banking & Financial Law LLM & Graduate Tax Program Students Friday, December 9, — Thursday, December 22, 2016
Exam Period: Upper-Class JD, American Law LLM, and Intellectual Property LLM Students Monday, December 12, 2016 — Thursday, December 22, 2016
Exam Period: First-Year JD Students Monday, December 12, 2016 — Tuesday, December 20, 2016

SPRING 2017 – (SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

First-Year Lawyering Lab Tuesday, January 10, 2017 — Friday, January 13, 2017
Martin Luther King Day: Classes Suspended Monday, January 16, 2017
All Spring Semester Classes Begin Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Spring Drop/Add Tuesday, January 17, 2017 — Monday, January 30, 2017
Presidents’ Day: Classes Suspended Monday, February 20, 2017
Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Spring Recess Saturday, March 4, 2017 — Sunday, March 12, 2017
Patriots’ Day: Classes Suspended Monday, April 17, 2017
Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Last Day of Classes Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Reserve Make-up Day (Snow/WeatherClosing) Thursday, April 27, 2017
Reading Period: Second & Third Year Students Friday, April 28, 2017 — Sunday, April 30, 2017
Reading Period: First-Year Students Friday, April 28, 2017 — Monday, May 1, 2017
Exam Period: Banking & Financial Law LLM and Graduate Tax Program Students Friday, April 28 — Friday, May 12, 2017
Exam Period: Upper-Class JD, American Law LLM, and Intellectual Property LLM Students Monday, May 1, 2017 — Friday, May 12, 2017
First-Year JD Exam Period Tuesday, May 2, 2017 — Friday, May 12, 2017
First-Year JD Journal Writing Competition  Friday, May 12, 2017 — Friday, May 19, 2017
Commencement Weekend Friday, May 19, 2017 — Sunday, May 21, 2017

Summer 2017 – (SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Summer 1 7 and 14-week Classes Begin Monday, May 22, 2017
Summer 1 Add/Drop Period Monday, May 22, 2017 — Friday, May 26, 2017
Memorial Day: Classes Suspended Monday, May 29, 2017
Independence Day: Classes Suspended Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Summer 1 7-week Classes End Friday, July 7, 2017
Summer 2 7-week Classes Begin Monday, July 10, 2017
Summer 2 7-week Add/Drop Period Monday, July 10, 2017 — Friday, July 14, 2017
Summer 1 14-week Classes End Friday, August 25, 2017
Summer 2 7-week Classes End Friday, August 25, 2017

FALL 2017 – (SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

First-Year JD Registration & Orientation Wednesday, August 30, 2017 — Thursday, August 31, 2017
All Classes Begin Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Fall Add/Drop Tuesday, September 5, 2017 — Monday, September 18, 2017
Columbus Day: Classes Suspended Monday, October 9, 2017
Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Substitute Friday Schedule of Classes Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Thanksgiving Recess Thursday, November 23, 2017 — Sunday, November 26, 2017
Last Day of Classes for Upper-Class JD, First-Year JD, American Law LLM, Banking & Financial Law LLM, and Intellectual Property LLM Students Thursday, December 7, 2017
Reading Period Friday, December 8, 2017 — Sunday, December 10, 2017
Exam Period: Upper-Class JD, American Law LLM, and Intellectual Property LLM Students Monday, December 11, 2017 — Friday, December 22, 2017
Exam Period: First-Year JD Students Monday, December 11, 2017 — Tuesday, December 19, 2017

SPRING 2018 – (SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

First-Year Lawyering Lab Tuesday, January 9, 2018 — Friday, January 12, 2018
Martin Luther King Day: Classes Suspended Monday, January 15, 2018
All Spring Semester Classes Begin Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Spring Drop/Add Tuesday, January 16, 2018 — Monday, January 29, 2018
Presidents’ Day: Classes Suspended Monday, February 19, 2018
Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Spring Recess Saturday, March 3, 2018 — Sunday, March 11, 2018
Patriots’ Day: Classes Suspended Monday, April 16, 2018
Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Last Day of Classes Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Reserve Make-up Day (Snow/WeatherClosing) Thursday, April 26, 2018
Reading Period: Second & Third Year Students Friday, April 27, 2018 — Sunday, April 29, 2018
Reading Period: First-Year Students Friday, April 27, 2018 — Monday, April 30, 2018
Exam Period: Upper-Class JD, American Law LLM, and Intellectual Property LLM Students Monday, April 30, 2018 — Friday, May 11, 2018
First-Year JD Exam Period Tuesday, May 1, 2018 — Friday, May 11, 2018
First-Year JD Journal Writing Competition  Friday, May 11, 2018 — Friday, May 18, 2018
Commencement Weekend Friday, May 18, 2018 — Sunday, May 20, 2018

 

Executive LLM Program (2016-17)

Fall Online Semester
September 6, 2016 — December 13, 2016
Spring Online Semester
January 17, 2017 — April 28, 2017
Summer Budapest Semester
Pre-Residency: May 15, 2017 — June 16, 2017
Residency Session: June 18, 2017 — July 1, 2017
Post-Residency: July 10, 2017 — August 4, 2017
Summer Boston Semester
Pre-residency: July 10, 2017 — August 11, 2017
Residency Session: August 13, 2017 — August 26, 2017
Post-Residency: September 5, 2017 — September 29, 2017
Summer Online Semester
Semester: May 15, 2017, — August 25, 2017