MDCHS Academic Calendar 2018–19

Scheduled breaks do not apply to students in full-time clinical rotations, who must maintain their clinical work schedules. 

Updated 3.13.18. Note that break schedules are subject to change.

Fall Semester 2018

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PT Class of 2019 – 3rd Years
Term 8/20/18 – 12/14/18
Clinical Ed 3 8/20/18 – 12/7/18 Some students may have altered schedule-confirm w/DCE
Breaks Varies depending on clinic
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18 or sooner
PT Class of 2020 – 2nd Years
Term 8/20/18 – 12/14/18
Breaks Labor Day Observed 9/3/18
Thanksgiving Break 11/17/18 – 11/25/18
Break between Fall & Spring term 12/15/18 – 1/6/18
Exams 12/3/18 – 12/12/18
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18 or sooner
PT Class of 2021 – 1st Years
Term 8/20/18 – 12/14/18
Breaks Labor Day Observed 9/3/18
Thanksgiving Break 11/17/18 – 11/25/18
Break between Fall & Spring term 12/15/18 – 1/6/18
Exams 12/10/18 – 12/12/18
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18 or sooner
OT Class of 2019 – 3rd Years
Term 8/20/18 – 12/14/18
Breaks Varies depending on clinic
Fieldwork 2B 8/27/18 – 11/16/18  Tentative – confirm w/DCE
OTH 835 Professional Competency 12/10/18 – 12/13/18
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18 or sooner
OT Class of 2020 – 2nd Years
Term 8/20/18 – 12/14/18
Breaks Labor Day Observed 9/3/18
Thanksgiving Break 11/17/18 – 11/25/18
Break between Fall & Spring term 12/15/18 – 1/6/18
Exams 12/3/18 – 12/7/18
Fieldwork 1C 12/10/18 – 12/14/18
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18
OT Class of 2021 – 1st Years
Term 8/20/18 – 12/14/18
Breaks Labor Day Observed 9/3/18
Thanksgiving Break 11/17/18 – 11/25/18
Break between Fall & Spring term 12/15/18 – 1/6/18
Exams 12/10/18 – 12/12/18
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18 or sooner
PA Class of 2019 – 2nd Years
Term 8/13/18 – 12/14/18
Rotation 3 8/13/18 – 10/21/18
End of Rotation Examination (EORE) 9/21/18
Rotation 4 9/24/18 – 10/31/18
End of Rotation Seminar (EORE or CERP)
Mandatory attendance
11/1/18 – 11/2/18
Rotation 5 11/5/18 – 12/14/18
End of Rotation Examination (EORE) 12/14/18
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18 or sooner
Break Break between Fall & Spring term 12/15/18 – 12/30/18
PA Class of 2020 – 1st Year
Term 8/20/18 – 12/14/18
Breaks Labor Day Observed 9/3/18
Thanksgiving Break 11/17/18 – 11/25/18
Break between Fall & Spring term 12/15/18 – 1/3/19
Exams 12/10/18-12/12/18
Grades Due to PD 12/14/18 or sooner

Spring Semester 2019

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PT Class of 2019 – 3rd Years
Term 1/7/19 – 5/14/19
Breaks Varies depending on clinic. Most clinic assignments
finish 4/26/19.
Exams/Doctoral Projects/Grad Events 5/10/19 – 5/19/19
Grades Due to PD 5/14/19
Hooding Ceremony 5/18/19
Commencement 5/19/19
PT Class of 2020 – 2nd Years
Term 1/7/19 – 4/17/19
Breaks Spring Break I – 3/1/19 – 3/5/19
Break between Spring term and Summer I term 4/18/19 – 4/21/19
Exams 4/15/19 – 4/17/19
Grades Due to PD 4/17/19 or sooner
PT Class of 2021 – 1st Years
Term 1/7/19 – 4/17/19
Breaks Spring Break I – 3/1/19 – 3/5/19
Break between Spring term and Summer I term 4/19/18 – 4/21/19
Exams 4/15/19 – 4/17/19
Grades Due to PD 4/17/19 or sooner
OT Class of 2019 – 3rd Years
Term 1/7/19 – 5/14/19
Doctoral Experience 1/7/19 – 4/26/19
Breaks Varies depending on clinic
Doctoral Projects/Grad Events 5/12/19 – 5/19/19
Grades Due to PD 5/14/19 or sooner
Hooding Ceremony 5/18/19
Commencement 5/19/19
OT Class of 2020– 2nd Years
Term 1/7/19 – 4/17/19
Breaks Spring Break I – 3/1/19 – 3/5/19
Note: no break between Spring term and Summer I term
AOTA Conference 4/4/19 – 4/7/19
Exams 4/15/19 – 4/17/19
Grades Due to PD 4/17/19 or sooner
OT Class of 2021 – 1st Years
Term 1/7/19 – 4/17/19
Breaks Spring Break I – 3/1/19 – 3/5/19
Note: no break between Spring term and Summer I term
AOTA Conference 4/4/19 – 4/7/19
Exams 4/15/19 – 4/17/19
Grades due to PD 4/17/19 or sooner
PA Class of 2019 – Rising 3rd Years
Term 1/2/19 – 5/14/19
Rotation 6 1/2/19 – 2/6/19
End of Rotation Seminar (EORE or CERP)
Mandatory attendance
2/7/19 – 2/8/19
Rotation 7 2/11/19 – 3/22/19
End of Rotation Examination (EORE) 3/22/19
Rotation 8 3/25/19 – 5/2/19
End of Rotation Seminar (EORE or CERP)
Mandatory attendance
5/2/19 – 5/3/19
PAS 623 – Advanced Comprehensive Assessment
(summative)
5/6/19 – 5/14/19
Grades Due to PD 5/14/19 or sooner
Hooding Ceremony/White Coat 5/18/19
Commencement 5/19/19
PA Class of 2020 – Rising 2nd Years
Term 1/7/19 – 4/17/19
Breaks Spring Break I – 3/1/19 – 3/5/19
Break between Spring term and Summer I term 4/18/19 – 4/28/19
Exams 4/15/19 – 4/17/19
Grades Due to PD 4/17/19 or sooner
PA Class of 2021 – 1st Years
Term 1/7/19 – 4/17/19
Orientation (Mandatory) 1/4/19
Breaks Spring Break I – 3/1/19 – 3/5/19
Break between Spring term and Summer I term 4/18/19 – 4/28/19
Exams 4/15/19 – 4/17/19
Grades Due to PD 4/17/19 or sooner
The Schools of Nursing, Public Health, and Post Professional OTD
All classes
Spring 1 1/7/19-3/1/19
Spring 2 3/11/19-5/3/19

Summer Semester 2019

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PT Class of 2020 – Rising 3rd Years
Term Summer Term I & II 4/22/19 – 8/2/19
Clinical Ed 2 4/22/19 – 5/17/19
APTA Conference 6/12/19 – 6/15/19
Clinical Ed 2 (students participating in Haiti int’l Exp.; dates subject to change) Clinical Ed 2 5/6/19 – 5/31/19 (Clinical Ed starts two weeks later and extends through traditional break)
Breaks Break between Summer Term I & II (for students not participating in Haiti int’l exp.): 5/18/19 – 6/2/19
Memorial Day 5/27/19 (depending on clinic); Independence Day 7/4/19 and 7/5/19
Break between Summer & Fall Term (for students not participating in Autism On The Seas)  8/5/19 – 8/18/19
International Experience-Haiti (elective, approx. dates)

International Experience-Autism On the Seas (elective, approx. dates)

4/22/19 – 5/5/19

 

8/5/19 – 8/18/19

Exams 7/31/19 – 8/2/19
Grades Due to PD 8/2/19 noon or sooner
PT Class of 2021 – Rising 2nd Years
Term Summer Term I & II 4/22/19 – 8/2/19
Clinical Ed 1 4/22/19 – 5/17/19
APTA Conference 6/12/19 – 6/15/19
Breaks Break between Summer Term I & II 5/17/19 – 6/2/19
Memorial Day 5/27/19; Independence Day 7/4/19 and 7/5/19
Break between Summer & Fall Term  8/3/19 – 8/18/19
Exams 7/31/19 – 8/2/19
Grades Due to PD 8/2/19 noon or sooner
PT Class of 2022 – 1st Years
Term Summer Term II 6/3/19 – 8/2/19
Breaks Independence Day 7/4/19 and 7/5/19
Break between Summer & Fall Term  8/3/19 – 8/18/19
Exams 7/31/19 – 8/2/19
Grades Due to PD 8/2/19 noon or sooner
OT Class of 2020 – Rising 3rd Years
Term Summer Term I & II 4/22/19 – 8/2/19
Fieldwork 1D 4/22/19 – 4/26/19
Breaks 4/27/19 – 5/5/19 (for students not participating in Haiti Intl’ Exp.) Varies depending on clinic
Fieldwork 2A 5/6/19 – 7/28/19  Tentative-confirm w/DCE
Break between Summer & Fall Term  7/29/19 – 8/18/19 (if not participating in international experience) Tentative-confirm w/DCE
International Experience Elective-Haiti (elective, approx. dates)

International Experience Elective-Autism On the Seas (elective, approx. dates)

4/22/19 – 5/5/19

 

8/5/19 – 8/18/19

Grades Due to PD 8/2/19 noon or sooner
OT Class of 2021 – Rising 2nd Years
Term Summer Term I & II 4/22/19 – 8/2/19
Fieldwork 1B 4/22/19 – 4/26/19
Breaks Break between Summer Term I & II 5/17/19 – 6/2/19
Memorial Day 5/27/19; Independence Day 7/4/19 and 7/5/19
Break between Summer & Fall Term  8/3/19 – 8/18/19
Exams 7/31/19 – 8/2/19
Grades Due to PD 8/2/19 noon or sooner
OT Class of 2022 – 1st Years
Term Summer Term II 6/3/19 – 8/2/19
Breaks Independence Day 7/4/19 and 7/5/19
Break between Summer & Fall Term  8/3/19 – 8/18/19
Exams 7/31/19 – 8/2/19
Grades Due to PD 8/2/19 noon or sooner
PA Class of 2020 – 2nd Years
Term Summer Term I & II 4/22/19 – 8/19/19
Break 4/22/19 – 4/28/19
5/16/19 & 5/17/19 (Break/travel days)
There is no break between summer term and fall term for students in clinical year.
Pre-Clinical Assessment Course 4/29/19 – 5/15/19
AAPA Conference 5/18/19 – 5/22/19
Rotation 1 5/20/19 – 6/28/19
End of Rotation Examination (EORE) 6/28/19
Rotation 2 7/1/19 – 8/7/19
End of Rotation Seminar (EORE or CERP)

Mandatory attendance

8/8/19-8/19/19
PA Class of 2021 – 1st Years
Term Summer Term I & II 4/22/19 – 8/2/19
Breaks 4/22/19 – 4/28/19
Memorial Day 5/27/19; Independence Day 7/4/19 and 7/5/19
Break between Summer & Fall Term  8/3/19 – 8/18/19
Exams 7/31/19 – 8/2/19
Grades Due to PD 8/2/19 noon or sooner
The Schools of Nursing, Public Health, and Post Professional OTD
All classes
Summer 6/3/19-7/26/19

Fall Semester 2019

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The Schools of Nursing, Public Health, and Post Professional OTD
All Classes
Fall 1 8/19/19-10/11/19
Fall 2 10/21/19-12/13/19

Spring Semester 2020

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The Schools of Nursing, Public Health, and Post Professional OTD
All classes
Spring 1 1/6/20-2/28/20
Spring 2 3/9/20-5/1/20

Summer Semester 2020

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The Schools of Nursing, Public Health, and Post Professional OTD
All classes
Summer 1 3/9/20-5/1/20
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