Academic Calendars

Summer 2022

May 9, Mon. Externship Orientation
Classes begin
May 10, Tues. Externships Begin
May 30, Mon. Memorial Day Holiday – no classes
June 14, Tues. Classes End
June 15, Wed. Reading Day
June 16-17, Thurs. & Fri. Exams
June 17, Fri. Externships End
July 5, Tues. Grades Due

Fall 2022

Mon. -Fri., Aug. 15-19Orientation (1Ls and Transfer Students)
Tues., August 16-Fri., Aug. 19Trial Advocacy Special Sessions
Mon., Aug. 22Classes Begin
Mon., Sept. 5Labor Day Holiday – no classes
Mon., Sept. 26Well-being Day 1 & Rosh Hashanah – no classes
Wed., Oct. 5
Thurs., Oct. 6-Wed., Oct. 19
Trial Advocacy Ends
Final Trials
Wed., Oct. 12University Day (classes canceled from 3:20-4:40 pm)
Fri., Oct. 141L Practice Exams
Thurs. – Fri., Oct. 20-21Fall Break – no classes
Fri., Nov. 11Well-being Day 2 (law-specific) & Veterans Day – no classes
Tues., Nov. 22 MAGIC Day (Thurs. classes meet)
Wed., Nov. 23 MAGIC Day (Fri. classes meet)
Thurs. – Fri., Nov. 24-25Thanksgiving Recess – no classes
Tues., Nov. 29Classes End/MAGIC Day (Fri. classes meet)
Wed., Nov. 30Reading/Makeup Day
Thurs., Dec. 1Examinations Begin
Wed., Dec. 14Examinations End
Sun., Dec. 11Commencement
1L,Tues., Jan. 10, 2023
2L & 3L, Tues., Jan.17, 2022
Grades Due

Spring 2023

Jan. 4-7AALS Annual Meeting
Jan. 4-7 Trial Advocacy Special Sessions
Jan. 9, Mon. Classes begin
Jan. 16, Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday – no classes
Jan. 20, Fri.Last day for drop/add changes
Feb. 13-14, Mon.-Tues.Well-being Days 1 & 2 (UNC-wide) – no classes
Feb. 15, Wed.MAGIC Day (Monday classes meet)
Feb. 24, Fri.
Feb. 23, Thurs.-March 10, Fri.
Trial Advocacy Ends
Final Trials
March 13-17, Mon.-Fri. Spring Break
April 6, Thurs.Well-being Day 3 (UNC-wide) – no classes
April 7, Fri.Spring Holiday
April 21, Fri.Last day of classes
April 24, Mon. Reading Day (Inclement weather make-up day if needed)
April 25, Tues.Examinations begin
May 5, Fri. Examinations end
May 13, Sat. Law School Commencement
May 31, Wed.Grades Due