20212022 Calendar
1st 100 Weeks
Academic Calendar of the School of Medicine 202122 

First and Second Year Students ONLY  
Monday, August 2, 2021  First Day of Instruction for First Year Students CPR Course begins for First Year Students 
Wednesday, September 1, 2021  First Day of Instruction for Second Year Students Interacting with the Environment Course begins for Second Year Students 
Monday, September 6, 2021  Labor Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, September 20, 2021  Friday, September 24, 2021  CPR Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Friday, September 24, 2021  CPR Course ends for First Year Students 
Monday, September 27, 2021  The Biologic Imperative Course begins for First Year Students 
Friday, October 8, 2021  White Coat Ceremony for First Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Friday, October 15, 2021  Friday, October 22, 2021  Interacting with the Environment Course Assessment for Second Year Students 
Friday, October 22, 2021  Interacting with the Environment Course ends for Second Year Students 
Tuesday, October 26, 2021  Host Microbe Interactions Course begins for Second Year Students 
Wednesday, November 3, 2021  Scholarship Day  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Thursday, November 25, 2021  Sunday, November 28, 2021  Thanksgiving Break  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Friday, December 10, 2021  Thursday, December 16, 2021  The Biologic Imperative Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Thursday, December 16, 2021  The Biologic Imperative ends for First Year Students 
Tuesday, December 14, 2021  Friday, December 17, 2021  Host Microbe Interactions Course Assessment for Second Year Students 
Friday, December 17, 2021  Host Microbe Interactions Course ends for Second Year Students 
Saturday, December 18, 2021  Sunday, January 2, 2022  Winter Break  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, January 3, 2022  Fueling the Body Course begins for First Year Students 
Monday, January 3, 2022  The Human Condition Course begins for Second Year Students 
Monday, January 17, 2022  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, February 21, 2022  President's Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Friday, March 11, 2022  Thursday, March 17, 2022  Fueling the Body Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Thursday, March 17, 2022  Fueling the Body Course ends for First Year Students 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Match Day for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Sunday, March 27, 2022  Spring Break  No Instruction for First Year Students 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Friday, March 25, 2022  The Human Condition Course Assessment for Second Year Students 
Friday, March 25, 2022  The Human Condition Course ends for Second Year Students 
Monday, March 28, 2022  Homeostasis Course begins for First Year Students 
Monday, March 28, 2022  Step 1 Independent Study Period begins for Second Year Students 
Monday, May 9, 2022  Commencement for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Friday, May 6, 2022  Step 1 Independent Study Period ends for Second Year Students 
Monday, May 9, 2022  Transitions Course begins for Second Year Students 
Friday, May 20, 2022  Transitions Course ends for Second Year Students Last Day of Instruction for Second Year Students 
Monday, May 30, 2022  Memorial Day  No Instruction for First Year Students 
Monday, June 13, 2022  Friday, June 17, 2022  Homeostasis Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Friday, June 17, 2022  Homeostasis Course ends for First Year Students Last Day of Instruction for First Year Students 
2nd 100 Weeks
Academic Calendar of the School of Medicine 202122 

Third and Fourth Year Students ONLY  
Monday, June 7, 2021  First Day of Instruction for Fourth Year Students Prep Block 1 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Tuesday, June 8, 2021  First Day of Instruction for Third Year Students ACE Trimester 1 begins for Third Year Students 
Friday, June 18, 2021  Juneteenth Observed  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, July 4, 2021  Prep Block 1 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Tuesday, July 6, 2021  Prep Block 2 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, July 5, 2021  Independence Day Observed  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, August 1, 2021  Prep Block 2 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, August 2, 2021  Prep Block 3 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Sunday, August 29, 2021  Prep Block 3 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, August 30, 2021  Prep Block 4 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Saturday, September 4, 2021  Monday, September 6, 2021  Labor Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, September 12, 2021  ACE Trimester 1 ends for Third Year Students 
Monday, September 13, 2021  Friday, September 24, 2021  ACE Trimester 1 Reading/Assessment Weeks for Third Year Students 
Sunday, September 26, 2021  Prep Block 4 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, September 27, 2021  Prep Block 5 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, September 27, 2021  ACE Trimester 2 Core Learning begins for Third Year Students 
Monday, October 4, 2021  ACE Trimester 2 begins for Third Year Students 
Friday, October 8, 2021  White Coat Ceremony for First Year Students  Instruction for Third and Fourth Year Students as scheduled 
Sunday, October 24, 2021  Prep Block 5 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, October 25, 2021  Prep Block 6 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Wednesday, November 3, 2021  Scholarship Day  Instruction for Third and Fourth Year Students as scheduled 
Sunday, November 21, 2021  Prep Block 6 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, November 22, 2021  Prep Block 7 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Thursday, November 25, 2021  Sunday, November 28, 2021  Thanksgiving Break  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Friday, December 17, 2021  Prep Block 7 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Saturday, December 18, 2021  Sunday, January 2, 2022  Winter Break  No Instruction for Third Year Students and Fourth Year Students 
Monday, January 3, 2022  Prep Block 8 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, January 17, 2022  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, January 23, 2022  ACE Trimester 2 ends for Third Year Students 
Sunday, January 30, 2022  Prep Block 8 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, January 24, 2022  Friday, February 4, 2022  ACE Trimester 2 Reading/Assessment Weeks for Third Year Students 
Monday, January 31, 2022  Prep Block 9 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, February 7, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 Core Learning begins for Third Year Students 
Monday, February 21, 2022  President's Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Tuesday, February 15, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 begins for Third Year Students 
Sunday, February 27, 2022  Prep Block 9 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, February 28, 2022  Prep Block 10 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Match Day for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for Third Year Students as scheduled 
Sunday, March 27, 2022  Prep Block 10 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, March 28, 2022  Prep Block 11 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Sunday, April 24, 2022  Prep Block 11 ends for Fourth Year Students Last Day of Instruction for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, May 9, 2022  Commencement for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for Third Year Students as scheduled 
Sunday, May 22, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 ends for Third Year Students 
Monday, May 23, 2022  Friday, June 3, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 Reading/Assessment Week for Third Year Students 
Friday, June 3, 2022  Last Day of Instruction for Third Year Students 
MS1 202122
Academic Calendar of the School of Medicine 202122 

First Year Students ONLY  
Monday, August 2, 2021  First Day of Instruction for First Year Students CPR Course begins for First Year Students 
Monday, September 6, 2021  Labor Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, September 20, 2021  Friday, September 24, 2021  CPR Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Friday, September 24, 2021  CPR Course ends for First Year Students 
Monday, September 27, 2021  The Biologic Imperative Course begins for First Year Students 
Friday, October 8, 2021  White Coat Ceremony for First Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Wednesday, November 3, 2021  Scholarship Day  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Thursday, November 25, 2021  Sunday, November 28, 2021  Thanksgiving Break  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Friday, December 10, 2021  Thursday, December 16, 2021  The Biologic Imperative Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Thursday, December 16, 2021  The Biologic Imperative ends for First Year Students 
Saturday, December 18, 2021  Sunday, January 2, 2022  Winter Break  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, January 3, 2022  Fueling the Body Course begins for First Year Students 
Monday, January 17, 2022  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, February 21, 2022  President's Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Friday, March 11, 2022  Thursday, March 17, 2022  Fueling the Body Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Thursday, March 17, 2022  Fueling the Body Course ends for First Year Students 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Match Day for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Sunday, March 27, 2022  Spring Break  No Instruction for First Year Students 
Monday, March 28, 2022  Homeostasis Course begins for First Year Students 
Monday, May 9, 2022  Commencement for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Monday, May 30, 2022  Memorial Day  No Instruction for First Year Students 
Monday, June 13, 2022  Friday, June 17, 2022  Homeostasis Course Assessment for First Year Students 
Friday, June 17, 2022  Homeostasis Course ends for First Year Students Last Day of Instruction for First Year Students 
MS2 202122
Academic Calendar of the School of Medicine 202122 

Second Year Students ONLY  
Wednesday, September 1, 2021  First Day of Instruction for Second Year Students Interacting with the Environment Course begins for Second Year Students 
Monday, September 6, 2021  Labor Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Friday, October 15, 2021  Friday, October 22, 2021  Interacting with the Environment Course Assessment for Second Year Students 
Friday, October 22, 2021  Interacting with the Environment Course ends for Second Year Students 
Tuesday, October 26, 2021  Host Microbe Interactions Course begins for Second Year Students 
Wednesday, November 3, 2021  Scholarship Day  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Thursday, November 25, 2021  Sunday, November 28, 2021  Thanksgiving Break  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Tuesday, December 14, 2021  Friday, December 17, 2021  Host Microbe Interactions Course Assessment for Second Year Students 
Friday, December 17, 2021  Host Microbe Interactions Course ends for Second Year Students 
Saturday, December 18, 2021  Sunday, January 2, 2022  Winter Break  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, January 3, 2022  The Human Condition Course begins for Second Year Students 
Monday, January 17, 2022  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Monday, February 21, 2022  President's Day  No Instruction for First and Second Year Students 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Match Day for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Sunday, March 27, 2022  Spring Break  No Instruction for First Year Students 
Friday, March 25, 2022  The Human Condition Course ends for Second Year Students 
Monday, March 28, 2022  Step 1 Independent Study Period begins for Second Year Students 
Monday, May 9, 2022  Commencement for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for First and Second Year Students as scheduled 
Friday, May 6, 2022  Step 1 Independent Study Period ends for Second Year Students 
Monday, May 9, 2022  Transitions Course begins for Second Year Students 
Friday, May 20, 2022  Transitions Course ends for Second Year Students Last Day of Instruction for Second Year Students 
MS3 202122
Academic Calendar of the School of Medicine 202122 

Third Year Students ONLY  
Tuesday, June 8, 2021  First Day of Instruction for Third Year Students ACE Trimester 1 begins for Third Year Students 
Friday, June 18, 2021  Juneteenth Observed  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Monday, July 5, 2021  Independence Day Observed  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Saturday, September 4, 2021  Monday, September 6, 2021  Labor Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, September 12, 2021  ACE Trimester 1 ends for Third Year Students 
Monday, September 13, 2021  Friday, September 24, 2021  ACE Trimester 1 Reading/Assessment Weeks for Third Year Students 
Monday, September 27, 2021  ACE Trimester 2 Core Learning begins for Third Year Students 
Monday, October 4, 2021  ACE Trimester 2 begins for Third Year Students 
Thursday, November 25, 2021  Sunday, November 28, 2021  Thanksgiving Break  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Saturday, December 18, 2021  Sunday, January 2, 2022  Winter Break  No Instruction for Third Year Students and Fourth Year Students 
Monday, January 17, 2022  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, January 23, 2022  ACE Trimester 2 ends for Third Year Students 
Monday, January 24, 2022  Friday, February 4, 2022  ACE Trimester 2 Reading/Assessment Weeks for Third Year Students 
Monday, February 7, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 Core Learning begins for Third Year Students 
Monday, February 21, 2022  President's Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Tuesday, February 15, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 begins for Third Year Students 
Sunday, May 22, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 ends for Third Year Students 
Monday, May 23, 2022  Friday, June 3, 2022  ACE Trimester 3 Reading/Assessment Week for Third Year Students 
Friday, June 3, 2022  Last Day of Instruction for Third Year Students 
MS4 202122
Academic Calendar of the School of Medicine 202122 

Fourth Year Students ONLY  
Monday, June 7, 2021  First Day of Instruction for Fourth Year Students Prep Block 1 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Friday, June 18, 2021  Juneteenth Observed  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, July 4, 2021  Prep Block 1 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Tuesday, July 6, 2021  Prep Block 2 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, July 5, 2021  Independence Day Observed  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, August 1, 2021  Prep Block 2 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, August 2, 2021  Prep Block 3 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Sunday, August 29, 2021  Prep Block 3 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, August 30, 2021  Prep Block 4 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Saturday, September 4, 2021  Monday, September 6, 2021  Labor Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, September 26, 2021  Prep Block 4 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, September 27, 2021  Prep Block 5 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Sunday, October 24, 2021  Prep Block 5 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, October 25, 2021  Prep Block 6 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Sunday, November 21, 2021  Prep Block 6 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, November 22, 2021  Prep Block 7 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Thursday, November 25, 2021  Sunday, November 28, 2021  Thanksgiving Break  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Friday, December 17, 2021  Prep Block 7 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Saturday, December 18, 2021  Sunday, January 2, 2022  Winter Break  No Instruction for Third Year Students and Fourth Year Students 
Monday, January 3, 2022  Prep Block 8 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, January 17, 2022  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, January 30, 2022  Prep Block 8 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, January 31, 2022  Prep Block 9 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, February 21, 2022  President's Day Weekend  No Instruction for Third Year Students; Fourth Year Students as per Department 
Sunday, February 27, 2022  Prep Block 9 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, February 28, 2022  Prep Block 10 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Friday, March 18, 2022  Match Day for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for Third Year Students as scheduled 
Sunday, March 27, 2022  Prep Block 10 ends for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, March 28, 2022  Prep Block 11 begins for Fourth Year Students 
Sunday, April 24, 2022  Prep Block 11 ends for Fourth Year Students Last Day of Instruction for Fourth Year Students 
Monday, May 9, 2022  Commencement for Fourth Year Students  Instruction for Third Year Students as scheduled 