Academic Calendar

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine

Class of 2025 Y1 Calendar Academic Year 2021–22*

August 2–6 Mon-Fri Orientation M1 Class of 2025
August 5 Thursday White Coat Ceremony
August 9 Monday Classes Begin
September 6 Monday Labor Day – University closed
September 16 Thursday Yom Kippur – University closed
November 20–28 Saturday–Sunday Thanksgiving Break
November 29 Monday Classes Resume
December 18–January 2 Saturday–Sunday Winter Break
January 3 Monday Classes Resume
January 17 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day – University closed
March 14–18 Monday–Friday Spring Break
April 15 Friday Good Friday – University closed
May 28 Saturday Break Begins

Class of 2024 Y2 Calendar Academic Year 2021–22*

August 9 Monday Classes Begin
September 6 Monday Labor Day – University closed
September 16 Thursday Yom Kippur – University closed
November 20–28 Saturday–Sunday Thanksgiving Break
November 29 Monday Classes Resume
December 18–January 2 Saturday–Sunday Winter Break
January 3 Monday Classes Resume
January 17 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day – University closed
April 1 Friday Final Block Exam
April 2 Saturday End of Year 2

Class of 2023 Year 3 Academic Year 2021–22*

May 3–June 13 Monday–Sunday Block 1-L
May 10–June 13 Monday–Sunday Block 1-E
June 14–July 18 Monday–Sunday Block 2
July 19–August 22 Monday–Sunday Block 3
August 23–October 10 Monday–Sunday Block 4; Study Week 1 - 9/27/21; Study Week 2 - 10/4/21
September 27–November 14 Monday- Sunday Block 5-L; Study Week 1 - 11/1/2021; Study Week 2 - 11/8/2021
October 11- November 14 Monday - Sunday Block 5-E
November 15–December 23 Monday-Thursday Block 6; Break 11/22/2021 - 11/28/2021
December 24-January 2 Friday-Sunday Break
January 3–February 6 Monday - Sunday Block 7
February 7-March 13 Monday–Sunday Block 8; Study Week 1 - 3/14/2022; Study Week 2 - 3/21/2022
March 14-May 1 Monday– Sunday Block 9-L; Study Week 1 - 4/18/2022; Study Week 2 - 4/25/22
March 28–May 8 Monday–Sunday Block 9-E Step Preparation
May dates TBD Year 4 Orientation

Class of 2022 Y4 Academic Year 2021–22*

April 19–23 Monday–Friday M4 Orientation
April 26–May 23 Monday–Sunday Block 1
May 24–June 20 Monday–Sunday Block 2
June 21–July 18 Monday–Sunday Block 3
July 19–August 15 Monday–Sunday Block 4
August 16–September 12 Monday–Sunday Block 5
September 13–October 10 Monday–Sunday Block 6
October 11–November 7 Monday-Sunday Block 7
November 8–December 5 Monday–Sunday Block 8
December 6–January 2 Monday–Sunday Block 9
January 3–30 Monday–Sunday Block 10
January 31–February 27 Tuesday–Sunday Block 11
February 28–March 27 Monday–Sunday Block 12
March 28–April 24 Monday–Sunday Block 13
March 11 Friday Capstone Scholars Day
March 18 Friday Match Day
April 25–May 6 Monday-Friday Block 14
TBD Commencement Day to be announced Summer 2021

*Calendars are subject to change