Duquesne University School of Law

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

Monday

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

January 17

Wednesday

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 25

Friday

Commencement

May 28

Monday

Memorial Day (Offices Closed)

 

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