College of Medicine Academic Calendar

Fall 2019

Classes Begin (Juniors)June 6
Clerkships Begin (Juniors and Seniors)June 10
Independence DayJuly 4
Freshman OrientationAugust 6-9
Classes Begin (Freshmen and Sophomores)August 12
Labor DaySeptember 2
Fall Break (Freshmen and Sophomores)October 12-20
Classes Resume (Freshmen and Sophomores)October 21
Veteran's DayNovember 11
Last Day of Fall Semester Classes M3 and M4November 22
First Day of Spring Semester Classes M3 and M4November 25
Thanksgiving November 28-29
Winter Break BeginsDecember 21


Spring 2020

Classes Resume after Winter BreakJanuary 6
Martin Luther King DayJanuary 20
President’s DayFebruary 17
NRMP Rank Order List Deadline (National)February 19*
Spring Break (Juniors at NW Campus)Varies with UA schedule
Spring Break (Juniors)February 29 - March 8
Classes Resume for JuniorsMarch 9
NRMP Match Day (Seniors off this day)March 20*
Spring Break (Freshmen and Sophomores)March 21 - 29
Classes Resume for Freshmen and SophomoresMarch 30
Last Day of Senior 11th Block (Not last day for M4 class)April 24
Senior Summary WeekApril 27-May 1
Last Day of Classes (Seniors)May 1
Last Day of Classes (Sophomores)May 15
Senior Honors ConvocationMay 15
CommencementMay 16
Last Day for Rising Juniors (Class 2021) to pass Step 1May 17
Memorial DayMay 25
Last Day of Classes (Freshmen and Juniors)May 29

* = Tentative

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This version of the UAMS College of Medicine Academic Calendar updated on November 6, 2018.

All information above is subject to change without notice.