College of Medicine Academic Calendar


Junior Orientation (Junior Class of 2019) June 1-2

Classes Begin (Juniors) June 5

Last Day of Classes (Junior Class of 2018 ) June 23

Last Day for rising Juniors to take Step 1 for the 1st time June 30

Independence Day  July 4

Classes Begin (Seniors)  July 5

Freshman Orientation  August 1-4

Classes Begin (Freshmen and Sophomores)  August 7

Labor Day September 4

Fall Break (Freshmen and Sophomores)  October 7-15

Classes Resume (Freshmen and Sophomores)  October 16

Veteran’s Day Observed  November 10

Veteran’s Day  November 11

Thanksgiving  November 23-24

Winter Break Begins  December 16


Classes Resume after Winter Break  January 2

Martin Luther King Day January 15

President’s Day February 19

NRMP Rank Order List Deadline (National)  February 21*

Spring Break (Juniors at NW Campus) Varies with UA schedule

Spring Break (Juniors) February 24-March 4

Classes Resume for Juniors  March 5

Spring Break (Freshmen and Sophomores)  March 10-18

NRMP Match Day (Seniors off this day) March 16*

Classes Resume for Freshmen and Sophomores March 19

Last Day of Senior 10th Block (Not last day for M4 class)  April 20

Senior Summary Week April 23-April 27

Last Day of Classes (Seniors)  April 27

Last Day of Classes (Sophomores) May 4

Senior Honors Convocation  May 18

Commencement  May 19

Last Day of Classes (Freshmen and Juniors)  May 25

Memorial Day May 28

Last Day for rising Juniors to pass Step 1  June 7

* = Tentative

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This version of the UAMS College of Medicine Academic Calendar produced on July 5, 2017.

Note – All information above is subject to change without notice.