FY20 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

The Academic Calendar gives an overview of quarterly instruction schedules including breaks, deadlines, and other important dates. Be sure to consult it early and often.

SUMMER LAW TERM 2019 May 27, 2019 – August 3, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins April 15, 2019

Registration Begins April 16, 2019

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed) May 27, 2019

Instruction Begins May 28, 2019
Independence Day Holiday (University Closed) July 4, 2019

Instruction Ends August 3, 2019

Grades are Due August 11, 2019

Grades are Available August 12, 2019

SUMMER QUARTER 2019 July 1, 2019 – September 14, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins May 20, 2019

Registration Begins May 21, 2019

Instruction Begins July 1, 2019

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 1 Begins July 1, 2019

Independence Day Holiday (University Closed) July 4, 2019

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 1 Ends August 24, 2019

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 2 Begins August 26, 2019

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed) September 2, 2019

Instruction Ends September 14, 2019

Grades are Due September 22, 2019

Grades are Available September 23, 2019

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 2 Ends October 19, 2019

FALL LAW SEMESTER 2019 August 12, 2019 – December 14, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins July 1, 2019

Registration Begins July 2, 2019

Instruction Begins August 12, 2019

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed) September 2, 2019

Veterans Day Holiday (University Closed) November 11, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday (University Closed) November 28-29, 2019

Law Reading Period November 26-December 2, 2019

Law Exam Period December 3-December 14, 2019

Instruction Ends December 14, 2019

Winter Holiday December 21 – January 1, 2020

University Reopens January 2, 2020

Grades are Due January 12, 2020

Grades are Available January 13, 2020

SUMMER INTERSESSION 2019 September 3, 2019 – September 28, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins July 22, 2019

Registration Begins July 23, 2019

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed) September 2, 2019

Intersession Begins September 3, 2019

Intersession Ends September 28, 2019

Grades are Due October 6, 2019

Grades are Available October 7, 2019

FALL QUARTER 2019 October 7, 2019 – December 21, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins August 26, 2019

Registration Begins August 27, 2019

Instruction Begins October 7, 2019

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 3 Begins October 21, 2019

Veteran’s Day Holiday (University Closed) November 11, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday (University Closed) November 28-29, 2019

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 3 Ends December 14, 2019

Instruction Ends December 21, 2019

Grades are Due January 2, 2020

Grades are Available January 3, 2020

Winter Holiday December 22 – January 1, 2020

University Reopens January 2, 2020

WINTER INTERSESSION 2019-2020 December 9, 2019 – January 4, 2020

Priority* Registration Begins October 28, 2019

Registration Begins October 29, 2019

Veteran’s Day Holiday (University Closed) November 11, 2019

Intersession Begins December 9, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday (University Closed) November 28-29, 2019

Winter Holiday December 21 – January 1, 2020

Intersession Ends January 4, 2020

Grades are Due January 12, 2020

Grades are Available January 13, 2020

WINTER QUARTER 2020 January 13, 2020 – March 28, 2020

Priority* Registration Begins December 2, 2019

Registration Begins December 3, 2019

Winter Holiday December 22 – January 1, 2020

University Reopens January 2, 2020

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 4 Begins January 6, 2020

Instruction Begins January 13, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed) January 20, 2020

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 4 Ends February 29, 2020

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 5 Begins March 2, 2020

Instruction Ends March 28, 2020

Grades are Due April 5, 2020

Grades are Available April 6, 2020

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 5 Ends April 25, 2020

SPRING LAW SEMESTER 2020 January 13, 2020 – May 16, 2020

Priority* Registration Begins December 2, 2019

Registration Begins December 3, 2019

Winter Holiday December 22 – January 1, 2020

Semester Begins January 13, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed) January 20, 2020

Spring Break March 30 – April 3, 2020

Instruction Ends May 4, 2020

Law Reading Period May 5 – May 7, 2020

Law Exam Period May 11– 22, 2020

Semester Ends May 23, 2020

Commencement May 26, 2020

Grades are Due June 14, 2020

Grades are Available June 15, 2020

SPRING QUARTER 2020 April 6, 2020 – June 20, 2020

Priority* Registration Begins February 23, 2020

Registration Begins February 24, 2020

Instruction Begins April 6, 2020

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 6 Begins April 27, 2020

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed) May 25, 2020

Instruction Ends June 20, 2020

Accelerated Online 8 week Session 6 Ends June 20, 2020

Commencement June 20, 2020

Grades are Due June 28, 2020

Grades are Available June 29, 2020

SUMMER LAW TERM 2020 June 2, 2020 – August 8, 2020

Priority*Registration Begins April 20, 2020

Registration Begins April 21, 2020

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed) May 25, 2020

Instruction Begins June 2, 2020

Independence Day Holiday (University Closed) July 4, 2020

Instruction Ends August 8, 2020

Grades are Due August 16, 2020

Grades are Available August 17, 2020

*Priority Registration – Office of Accessibility Services (OAS) and Veteran Students

FY20 CONFERRAL DATES

Expected Graduation TermApply for GraduationConferral Date
Summer Quarter 2019January 15, 2019September 17, 2019
Fall Law Semester 2019June 15, 2019December 17, 2019
Fall Quarter 2019July 15, 2019December 17, 2019
Winter Quarter 2020October 15, 2019March 25, 2020
Spring Law Semester 2020November 15, 2019May 20, 2020
Spring Quarter 2020January 15, 2020June 17, 2020
Summer Law Semester 2020March 15, 2020August 5, 2020

FY19 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

The Academic Calendar gives an overview of quarterly instruction schedules including breaks, deadlines, and other important dates. Be sure to consult it early and often.

SUMMER LAW SEMESTER 2018 May 29, 2018 – August 4, 2018

Priority* Registration Begins April 23, 2018

Registration Begins April 24, 2018

Memorial Day (University Closed) May 28, 2018

Instruction Begins May 29, 2018

Independence Day Holiday (University Closed) July 4, 2018

Summer Law Term Ends August 4, 2018

Grades are Due August 12, 2018

Grades are Available August 13, 2018

SUMMER QUARTER 2018 July 2, 2018 – September 15, 2018

Priority* Registration Begins May 21, 2018

Registration Begins May 22, 2018

Instruction Begins July 2, 2018

Independence Day Holiday (University Closed) July 4, 2018

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed) September 3, 2018

Instruction Ends September 15, 2018

Grades are Due September 23, 2018

Grades are Available September 24, 2018

FALL LAW SEMESTER 2018 August 13, 2018 – December 15, 2018

Priority* Registration Begins July 2, 2018

Registration Begins July 3, 2018

Instruction Begins August 13, 2018

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed) September 3, 2018

Veterans Day Holiday (University Closed) November 12, 2018

Thanksgiving Holiday (University Closed) November 22-25, 2018

Law Reading Period November 28-November 30, 2018

Law Exam Period December 3-December 13, 2018

Instruction Ends December 15, 2018

JFKU Midwinter Break December 22 – January 1, 2019

University Reopens January 2, 2019

Grades are Due January 13, 2019

Grades are Available January 14, 2019

SUMMER INTERSESSION 2018 September 4, 2018 – September 29, 2018

Priority* Registration Begins July 23, 2018

Registration Begins July 24, 2018

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed) September 3, 2018
Intersession Begins September 4, 2018

Intersession Ends September 29, 2018

Grades are Due October 7, 2018

Grades are Available October 8, 2018

FALL QUARTER 2018 October 1, 2018 – December 15, 2018

Priority* Registration Begins August 20, 2018

Registration Begins August 21, 2018

Instruction Begins October 1, 2018

Veterans Day Holiday (University Closed) November 12, 2018

Thanksgiving Holiday (University Closed) November 22-25, 2018

Instruction Ends December 15, 2018

Grades are Due December 21, 2018

Grades are Available December 22, 2018

JFKU Midwinter Break December 22 – January 1, 2019

WINTER INTERSESSION 2018-2019 December 10, 2018 – January 5, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins October 29, 2018

Registration Begins October 30, 2018

Intersession Begins December 10, 2018

JFKU Midwinter Break December 22 – January 1, 2019

University Reopens January 2, 2019

Intersession Ends January 5, 2019

Grades are Due January 13, 2019

Grades are Available January 14, 2019

WINTER QUARTER 2019 January 7, 2019 – March 23, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins November 26, 2018

Registration Begins November 27, 2018

JFKU Midwinter Break December 22 – January 1, 2019

University Reopens January 2, 2019

Instruction Begins January 7, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed) January 21, 2019

Instruction Ends March 23, 2019

Grades are Due March 31, 2019

Grades are Available April 1, 2019

SPRING LAW SEMESTER 2019 January 7, 2019 – May 18, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins November 26, 2018

Registration Begins November 27, 2018

JFKU Midwinter Break December 22 – January 1, 2019

Instruction Begins January 7, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed) January 21, 2019

Spring Break March 25 – 29, 2019

Law Reading Period April 30 – May 3, 2019

Law Exam Period May 6– 17, 2019

Instruction Ends May 18, 2019

Commencement May 30, 2019

Grades are Due June 9, 2019

Grades are Available June 10, 2019

SPRING QUARTER 2019 April 1, 2019 – June 15, 2019

Priority* Registration Begins February 18, 2019

Registration Begins February 19, 2019

Instruction Begins April 1, 2019

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed) May 27, 2019

Instruction Ends June 15, 2019

Commencement June 22, 2019

Grades are Due June 23, 2019

Grades are Available June 24, 2019

SUMMER LAW TERM 2019 May 28, 2019 – August 3, 2019

Priority*Registration Begins April 15, 2019

Registration Begins April 16, 2019

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed) May 27, 2019

Instruction Begins May 28, 2019

Independence Day Holiday (University Closed) July 4, 2019

Summer Law Term Ends August 3, 2019

Grades are Due August 11, 2019

Grades are Available August 12, 2019

FY19 CONFERRAL DATES

Expected Graduation Term Deadline to Apply for Graduation
Expected Graduation Term Summer Quarter 2018 Deadline to Apply for Graduation January 15, 2018
Expected Graduation Term Fall Law Semester 2018 Deadline to Apply for Graduation June 15, 2018
Expected Graduation Term Fall Quarter 2018 Deadline to Apply for Graduation July 15, 2018
Expected Graduation Term Winter Quarter 2019 Deadline to Apply for Graduation October 15, 2018
Expected Graduation Term Spring Law Semester 2019 Deadline to Apply for Graduation November 15, 2018
Expected Graduation Term Spring Quarter 2019 Deadline to Apply for Graduation January 15, 2019
Expected Graduation Term Summer Law Semester 2019 Deadline to Apply for Graduation March 15, 2019

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