Law Center Academic Calendar

Make all travel plans with these dates in mind.  Check for final exam conflicts early and if you have questions about exam scheduling, please contact the Office of Student Services.

Fall 2016

August

22

Mon

First day of classes

August 

29

Mon

Last day to add a course

August

30

Tue

February 2017 Texas Bar Exam Timely Filing Deadline

September

5

Mon

Labor Day Holiday

September 

7

Wed

Last day to drop a course, but not withdraw, without  receiving a grade and receive a full refund

September

30

Fri

Timely filing deadline for December 2016 Graduation ($25 fee)

October

1

Sat

2016 Entering Class: Declaration of Intention Application filing deadline

October 

21

Fri

Last day to notify Student Services of a final exam conflict

October 

28

Fri

Late filing deadline for December 2016 Graduation ($50 fee)

October 

28

Fri

Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W” by 3 pm

October

30

Sun

February 2016 Texas Bar Exam Late Filing Deadline (late fee assessed)

November

23-26

Wed-Sat

Thanksgiving Holiday

November

28

Mon

Last day of classes

Nov. –Dec.

29 - 1

Tue - Thu

Reading Days

December 

2-15

Fri-Thu

Final exam period ; Make-up exams may be given on December 16th if needed

Spring 2017

January  16 Mon Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
January 17 Tue First day of class
January 24 Tue Last day to add a course (by 11:59 pm)
January  30 Mon July 2017 Texas Bar exam timely filing deadline
February 1 Wed Last day to drop a course, but not withdraw, without a  grade and receive a full refund (by 11: 59 pm)
February 24 Fri Timely filing deadline for May 2017 Graduation
March  13-18 Mon-Sat Spring Break
March 24 Fri Exam Conflict filing deadline
March 24 Fri Late Filing Deadline for May 2017 Graduation
March 30 Thu July 2017 Texas Bar exam late filing deadline
April 4 Tue Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a "W"  Instructor's permission required (by 5 pm)
April 28 Fri Last day of classes
April-May 29-1 Sat-Mon
May 2--11 Tue-Thu Final Exam period; Make-up exams be be given on May  12th if needed
TBA     Commencement 

 

 

Make all travel plans with these dates in mind.  Check for final exam conflicts early and if you have questions about exam scheduling, please contact the Office of Student Services.