Academic Calendar


Last Day of Classes ( Juniors)

Junior Orientation

Registration ( Juniors and Seniors)

Independence Day

Classes Begin ( Juniors and Seniors)

Freshman Orientation

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

Registration (Freshmen and Sophomores)

Classes Begin (Freshmen and Sophomores)

Labor Day

Fall Break (Freshmen and Sophomores)

Classes Resume (Freshmen and Sophomores)

Veteran’s Day


Winter Break Begins

June 24

June 29-30

July 1

July 4

July 5

August 2-4

August 5

August 5

August 8

September 5

October 8-16

October 17

November 11

November 24-25

December 17



Classes Resume after Winter Break

Martin Luther King Day

President’s Day

NRMP Rank Order List Deadline (National)

Spring Break (Freshmen and Sophomores)

NRMP Match Day (Seniors off this day)

Classes Resume for Freshmen and Sophomores

Spring Break ( Juniors)

Classes Resume for Juniors

Last Day of Classes (Sophomores)

Dedicated Study Period for Step 1 (Sophomores)

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

Senior Summary Week

Last Day of Classes (Seniors)

Senior Honors Convocation


Last Day of Classes (Freshmen)

Memorial Day

Last Day of Classes ( Juniors)

Last Day for rising Juniors to pass Step 1

January 3

January 16

February 20

February 22*

March 11-19

March 17*

March 20

March 25-April 2

April 3

April 7

April 10 – May 15

April 21

April 24-April 28

April 28

May 19

May 20

May 26

May 29

June 23

July 13 * = Tentative

This version of the UAMS COM Academic Calendar Printed on May 23, 2016.
Note – All information above is subject to change without notice.