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NJMS - Academic Calendar

 

2012

May 29

Tuesday

Required Transition Two program for Class of 2014 begins.

June 01

Friday

Required Transition Two program for Class of 2014 concludes.

June 04

Monday

Academic year begins for third and fourth year students. Third and Fourth year clerkships begin. Fall tuition due.

July 04

Wednesday

Fourth of July observed. NJMS holiday for all students.*

July 27

Friday

Last day for third and fourth year students to take leave/withdraw from the Fall term with an 80% tuition refund.

August 06

Monday

Academic year begins for first year students; required orientation program.

August 10

Friday

Orientation concludes for first year students.

August 13

Monday

Academic year begins for first year students. Fall tuition due.

August 13

Monday

Academic year begins for second year students. Fall tuition due.

September 03

Monday

Labor Day observed. NJMS holiday for all students.*

September 17

Monday

Rosh Hashanah (Clinical departments should excuse all observing third and fourth year students at least one hour before sundown the prior evening).

September 21

Friday

Last day for first and second year students to take leave/withdraw from the Fall term with an 80% tuition refund.

 

September 26

Wednesday

Yom Kippur (Clinical departments should excuse all observing third and fourth year students at least one hour before sundown the prior evening).

November 03

Saturday

Class of 2013 deadline to sit and record a score for USMLE Step 2 CS.

November 16

Friday

Thanksgiving recess begins for third and fourth year students at 5:00 p.m.

November 21

Wednesday

Thanksgiving recess begins for first and second year students at 5:00 p.m.

November 22-25

Thursday - Sunday

Thanksgiving recess continues for all students.

November 26

Monday

All classes and clerkships resume.

December 02

Sunday

Class of 2013 deadline to sit and record a score for USMLE Step 2 CK.

December 21

Friday

Winter recess begins for first, second and fourth year students at 5:00 p.m.

December 23
Sunday Winter recess begins for third year students at 5:00 p.m.

 

2013

January 02
Wednesday
Academic year resumes for all students. Spring tuition due.
January 21
Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observed. NJMS holiday for all students.*
January 25
Friday
Last day for fourth year students to take leave/withdraw from the Spring term with an 80% tuition refund. Last day for second year students to take leave/withdraw from the Spring term with an 80% tuition refund.
February 01
Friday
Last day for third year students to take leave/withdraw from the Spring term with an 80% tuition refund.
February 15
Friday
Last day for first year students to take leave/withdraw from the Spring term with an 80% tuition refund.
February 28
Thursday
Required Financial Aid exit interview for fourth year students who receive financial aid. (TENTATIVE)
March 15
Friday
Match Day. Fourth year students should be excused in time to be at NJMS by 11:30 a.m. (TENTATIVE)
March 22
Friday
Spring recess begins for first year students at 5:00 p.m. Recess continues through March 31, 2013.
March 26
Tuesday

Passover (Clinical departments should excuse all observing third and fourth year students at least one hour before sundown the prior evening).

March 29
Friday
Good Friday observed. NJMS holiday for all students.*
April 29-31

Friday-

Sunday

Recess for all students.
April 01
Monday
All classes and clerkships resume.
May 17
Friday
Academic year concludes for fourth year students at 5:00 p.m.
May 20
Monday
NJMS Convocation (TENTATIVE)
May 22
Wednesday
UMDNJ-Commencement (TENTATIVE)
May 26
Sunday
Class of 2014 deadline to sit and record a score for USMLE Step 1.
May 27
Monday
Memorial Day observed. NJMS holiday for all students.*
May 28
Tuesday
Required Transition Two program for Class of 2014 begins.
May 29-30
Wednesday-Thursday
Required Transition Two program for Class of 2014 continues.
May 31
Friday
Academic year concludes for second year students at 5:00 p.m.
*Acting Interns are expected to participate in clinical duties as per their assigned schedule.

Approved by CAPP on 11/16/11, Faculty Council 12/6/11

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