First Year Academic Calendar, 2017–2018

Semester I: July 31 - December 15, 2017
WEEK  
-- July 24 - 28 Mon - Fri Orientation, Registration
1 July 31 Monday Classes Begin
3 August 14 Monday MCBG Exam 1
3 August 19 Saturday Family Weekend
5 August 28 Monday MCBG Exam 2
6 September 4 Monday Labor Day - NO CLASSES
6 September 5 Tuesday Mass of the Holy Spirit (noon)
8 September 18 Monday MCBG Final Exam
8 September 21 Thursday Rosh Hashanah
9 September 25 Monday BD Exam 1
9 September 29 Friday SHB Quiz 1
10 Sept 30 - Oct 8 Inclusive Mid-Semester Break [Sept 30 - Yom Kippur]
11 October 10 Tuesday SHB Exam 1
11 October 13 Friday St. Luke's Day
14 October 30 Monday SHB Exam 2
14 November 2 Thursday  St. Albert's Day
15 November 10 Friday SHB Quiz 2
16 November 17 Friday SHB Exam 3
17 November 20 Monday PCM-1 Semester I Exam
17 November 23 Thursday Thanksgiving Day - NO CLASSES
17 November 24 Friday NO CLASSES
19 December 6, 7 Wed, Thurs PCM-1 Physical Skills Exam OSCE 1
19 December 8 Friday SHB Quiz 3
20 December 12 Tuesday BD Final Exam; TCM-1 Radiology Exam
20 December 14 Thursday SHB Exam 4
20 December 15 Friday Semester I Ends
  Dec. 16 - Jan. 1 Inclusive Winter Break
 
Semester II: January 2 - May 18, 2018
WEEK  
1 January 2 Tuesday Classes Begin
3 January 15 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - NO CLASSES
5 January 29 Monday FHB Exam 1
9 February 26 Monday FHB Exam 2
9 Feb 28, Mar 1 Wed, Thurs PCM-1 Physical Exam Skills Final (OSCE)
10 March 3 - 11 Inclusive Mid-Semester Break
13 March 30 Friday Good Friday - NO CLASSES
13 March 31 Saturday Passover
15 April 9 Monday FHB Exam 3
16 April 16 Monday HD Exam 1
18 May 4 Friday PCM-1 Semester 2 Exam
19 May 8 Tuesday FHB Exam 4
20 May 14 Monday FHB Final Exam
20 May 17 Thursday HD Final Exam
20 May 18 Friday Semester II Ends

ORR: 1/6/17; exam dates added - 7/5/17.