Duquesne University School of Law

Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Fall Semester - 2016

August 17-19

Wednesday-Friday

Orientation (First-Year Students)

August 22

Monday

Classes Begin for All Students

August 26

Friday

Last Day to Add/Drop Courses

September 5

Monday

Labor Day (No Classes - Offices Closed)

September 22

Thursday

University President Inauguration - No Classes

November 1

Tuesday

All Saints Day (No Classes- Offices Closed)

November 5

Saturday

MPRE

November 11

Friday

Latest Day to Apply for Degree - June 2017 Graduates

November 23-27

Wednesday-Sunday   

Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
(Offices closed Nov. 24, 25)

November 28

Monday

Classes Resume

December 5

Monday

Legislative Day Treated as a Thursday (All Students)
Last Day of Classes for All Students

December 8

Thursday

Immaculate Conception
(Offices Closed)

December 9

Friday

First Day of Exam Period

December 22

Thursday

Last Day of Exam Period

 

Spring Semester - 2017

January 9

Monday

Classes Resume

January 13

Friday

Last Day to Add/Drop Courses

January 16

Monday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No Classes-Offices Closed)

January 17

Tuesday

Legislative Day Treated as a Monday (All Students)  

March 6- 11

Monday-Saturday 

Spring Semester Break (No Classes)

March 13

Monday

Classes Resume

April 12

Wednesday

Legislative Day Treated as a Friday (All Students)

April 13- 17

Thursday-Monday

Easter Break (No Classes - Offices Closed April 13,14)

April 18

Tuesday

Classes Resume

April 27

Thursday

Last Day of Classes

May 1

Monday

First Day of Exam Period

May 12

Friday

Last Day of Exam Period

May 26

Friday

No Classes Offices Closed

May 29

Monday

Memorial Day (No Classes-Offices Closed)

June 4

Sunday

Commencement

 

Academic Calendar 2017-2018

Fall Semester - 2017

August 14-15

Monday- Tuesday

Orientation (Optional- Academic Excellence Program)

August 16-18

Wednesday-Friday

Orientation (Mandatory- First-Year Students)

August 21

Monday

Classes Begin for All Students

August 25

Friday

Last Day to Add/Drop Courses

September 4

Monday

Labor Day (No Classes - Offices Closed)

November 1

Wednesday

All Saints Day (No Classes- Offices Closed)

November 4

Saturday

MPRE

November 10

Friday

Latest Day to Apply for Degree - June 2018 Graduates

November 20-25

Monday- Saturday  

Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
(Offices Closed Nov. 23, 24)

November 27

Monday

Classes Resume

December 5

Tuesday

Legislative Day Treated as a Wednesday (All Students)
Last Day of Classes for All Students

December 8

Friday

First Day of Exam Period

December 21

Thursday

Last Day of Exam Period

 

Spring Semester - 2018

January 8

Monday

Classes Resume

January 15

Friday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No Classes-Offices Closed)

January 17

Monday

Legislative Day Treated as a Monday (All Students)
Last Day to Add/Drop Courses

March 5- 9

Monday-Friday

Spring Semester Break (No Classes)

March 12

Monday

Classes Resume

March 29-April 2

Thursday- Monday

Easter Break (No Classes - Offices Closed March 29, 30)

April 3

Tuesday

Classes Resume

April 24

Tuesday

Legislative Day Treated as a Friday (All Students)

April 26

Thursday

Last Day of Classes

April 30

Monday

First Day of Exam Period

May 10

Thursday

Ascension Thursday (Offices Open)

May 12

Saturday

Last Day of Exam Period

May 27

Sunday

Commencement

May 28

Monday

Memorial Day (Offices Closed)

 

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