Academic Calendar

Summer Quarter 2023

Event Date 

Classes Begin  (PR-II/PRC-II)) 

May 22, 2023 
Last Day to Add/Drop  (PR-II/PRC-II)  May 26, 2023 
Classes Begin  (PS-III/MPH/PR-I/PRC-I) May 30, 2023
Rotation Begins   APPE Block 5 (PS-III AGO)/APPE Block 2 (PS-IV SGO)  May 30- July 7, 2023 
Clinical Rotation (OP-IV) May 30 - August 18, 2023
Orientation (PA-I/PS-I/PT-I) May 31 - June 2, 2023 
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (PS-III/MPH/PR-I/PRC-I)  June 2, 2023 
Classes Begin (PS-II/PA-I/PS-I/PT-I/PT-III/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-II/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-III)  June 5, 2023
Didactic Course (PA-II)  June 5 - 16, 2023 
Clinical Rotation Begins - Block 1 (MS-III/MS-IV)  June 5 - July 2, 2023 
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (PS-II/PA-I/PS-I/PT-I/PT-
III/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-II/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-III)
June 9, 2023 
Classes Begin (PT-II)  June 12, 2023
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (PT-II)  June 16, 2023
Juneteenth (Observed) *No Classes* June 19, 2023
Didactic Course (PA-III)  June 19 - 23, 2023 
Rotations (PA-II)  June 19 - December 1, 2023
Elective Rotations (PA-III)  June 26 - August 18, 2023
Clinical Rotation - Block 2 (MS-III/MS-IV)  July 3 - July 30, 2023 
Independence Day Observed *No Classes*  July 4, 2023 
Rotation - APPE Block 6 (PS-III AGO)/APPE Block 3 (PS-IV SGO)  July 10 - August 18, 2023 
Last Day of Classes (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  July 30, 2023 
Clinical Rotation - Block 3 (MS-III/MS-IV)  July 31 - August 27, 2023
Last Day of Classes (PS-III) August 4, 2023 
Last Day of Classes (MPH)  August 6, 2023
Quarterly Exams (PS-III)  August 7 - 11, 2023 
Last Day of Classes (PA-I/PS-I/PT-I/PT-III/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-II/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-II/OP-III)  August 11, 2023 
Quarterly Exams (PA-I/PS-I/PT-I/PT-III/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-II/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-II/OP-III)  August 14 - 18, 2023 
Quarter Break (PS-III)  August 14 - 18, 2023 
Grades Due (PS-III)  August 15, 2023
Degree Completion Date - PsyD (PSY-IV/PSY-V)  August 18, 2023 
Last Day of Classes (DMD-III/DMD-IV/PT-II)  August 18, 2023 
Didactic Course (PA-III)  August 21 - 25, 2023 
Quarter Break (OT-III)  August 21 - 25, 2023 
Quarterly Exams (PT-II)  August 21 - 25, 2023 
Quarter Break (PS-I/PA-I/PT-I/PT-III/OT-II/MBS-II/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-III)  August 21 - September 1, 2023
Grades Due (PS-I/PA-I/PT-I/PT-III/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-II/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-II/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-III)  August 22, 2023 
Last Day of Classes (PS-II) (12 weeks for IPPES)  August 25, 2023
Degree Completion Date MMS (PA-III)  August 25, 2023
Degree Completion Date (PS-III AGO)  August 25, 2023
Quarter Break (PS-II)  August 28 - September 1, 2023
Quarter Break (PT-II)  August 28 - September 1, 2023
Grades Due (PS-II)  August 29, 2023
Graduation PS-III AGO Class of 2023  August 29, 2023

Fall Quarter 2023

Event Date
Orientation (MS-I)  August 1 - 3, 2023 
Classes Begin (MS-I/MS-II/PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  August 7, 2023 
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (MS-I/MS-II/PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  August 11, 2023 
Orientation (OP-I)  August 16 - 18, 2023 
Classes Begin (OP-I)  August 21, 2023
Rotation - APPE Block 4 (PS-IV SGO)/APPE Block 1 (Class 2024)  August 21 - September 29, 2023
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (OP-I)  August 25, 2023 
Classes Begin (MPH)  August 28, 2023
Clinical Rotations (OP-IV) August 28 - November 17, 2023
Fieldwork II B (OT-III)  August 28 - November 17, 2023
Clinical Rotation Begins - Block 4 (MS-III/MS-IV) August 28 - September 24, 2023
Orientation (OT-I/MBS-I/MABS/PSY-I/SLP-I)  August 29 - 30, 2023 
Orientation (DMD-I)  August 29 - 31, 2023 
Commencement (IL CHS)  August 31, 2023, 9:30 a.m.
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (MPH)  September 1, 2023 
Labor Day *No Classes*  September 4, 2023 
Classes Begin (PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/PT-III/OT-I/OT-II/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II
DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-II/OP-III) 
September 5, 2023
CPDG Dean’s Convocation (11:10 a.m.)  September 8, 2023
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/PT-III/OT-I/OT-II
MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II
DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-II/OP-III) 
September 8, 2023
Clinical Rotation - Block 5 (MS-III/MS-IV) September 25 - October 22, 2023
Rotation - APPE Block 5 (PS-IV SGO)/APPE Block 2 (Class of 2024) October 2 - November 10, 2023
White Coat Ceremony (CCOM/CPDG)  Saturday, October 7, 2023, 10 a.m.
White Coat Ceremony (CHS/CDMI/CCO)  Saturday, October 7, 2023, 2 p.m.
Last Day of Classes (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II) October 22, 2023 
Clinical Rotation - Block 6 (MS-III/MS-IV)  October 23 - November 19, 2023
Last Day of Classes (MPH)  November 5, 2023 

Last Day of Classes (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-
II/PT-III/OT-I/OT-II/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV
PSY-VSLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III) 

November 10, 2023
Quarterly Exams (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/PT-III/OT-I/OT-II
MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I
DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III) 
November 13 - 17, 2023 
Last Day of Classes/Clinical Courses (DMD-III/DMD-IV) November 17, 2023 
Quarter Break (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/PT-III/OT-I/OT-II/OT-III
MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II
DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III) 
November 20 - 24, 2023 
Grades Due (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/PT-
III/OT-I/OT-II/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V
SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III) 
November 21, 2023 
Thanksgiving Day Observed *No Classes*  November 23 -24, 2023

Winter Quarter 2023

Event Date
Classes Begin (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  October 30, 2023 
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  November 3, 2023 
Rotations - APPE Block 6 (PS-IV SGO)/APPE Block 3 (Class of 2024)  November 13 - December 22, 2023
Clinical Rotation - Block 7 (MS-III/MS-IV)  November 20, 2023 - January 7, 2024 
Classes Begin (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/OT-I/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-I
MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V
SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-IIOP-III/MPH) 
November 27, 2023 
Practicum III (PT-III)  November 27, 2023 - February 2, 2024
Clinical Rotation (OP-IV)  November 27, 2023 - February 16, 2024
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PA-II/PT-I/PT-II
OT-I/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V
SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III/MPH)
December 1, 2023
Didactic Course (PA-II)  December 4 - 15, 2023 

Winter Break (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/OT-I/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-IIOP-III/MPH/PR-I
PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II) 

December 16, 2023 - January 1, 2024
Winter Break (PA-II) December 16, 2023 - January 1, 2024
Winter Break (MS-III/MS-IV)  December 16, 2023 - January 1, 2024
Winter Break (PS-III)  December 16, 2023 - January 1, 2024
Rotations (PA-II)  January 1 - June 14, 2024 
Fieldwork II-A (OT-II)  January 2 - March 22, 2024
Doctoral Internship (OT-III)  January 2 - April 19, 2024
Classes Resume (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/OT-I/MBS-I/MBS-II
MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III/MPH) 
January 2, 2024 
Clinical Rotation - Block 8 (MS-III/MS-IV)  January 8 – February 4, 2024
Rotations - APPE Block 7 (PS-IV SGO)/APPE Block 4 (Class of 2024)  January 8 - February 16, 2024
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day *No Classes*  January 15, 2024 
Quarter Break (PT-III)  February 5 - 9, 2024
Clinical Rotation - Block 9 (MS-III/MS-IV)  February 5 - March 3, 2024
Last Day of Classes (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  February 11, 2024
Practicum IV (PT-III)  February 12 - April 19, 2024
Last Day of Classes (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/OT-I/MBS-I/MBS-II
MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/OP-I
OP-II/OP-III) 
February 16, 2024
Last Day of Classes (MPH)  February 18, 2024 
Quarterly Exams (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/OT-I/MBS-I
MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II
DMD-I/DMD-II/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III) 
February 19 - 23, 2024 
Last Day of Classes/Clinical Courses (DMD-III/DMD-IV)  February 23, 2024
Commencement/Degree Completion Date (PS-IV SGO)  February 23, 2024
Quarter Break (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/OT-I/MBS-I
MBS-II
MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I
DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III) 
February 26 - March 1, 2024 
Grades Due (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/PT-II/OT-
I/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/
DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III) 
February 27, 2024

Spring Quarter 2024

Event Date
Rotations APPE Block 5 (Class of 2024)  February 19 - March 29, 2024
Classes Begin (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  February 26, 2024
Clinical Rotations (OP-IV)  February 26 - May 17, 2024 
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II)  March 1, 2024
Classes Begin (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/OT-I/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS
PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III/MPH) 
March 4, 2024
Fieldwork II-A (OT-II)  March 4 - May 24, 2024
Clinical Rotation - Block 10 (MS-III/MS-IV)  March 4 - 31, 2024 
Practicum II (PT-II)  March 4 - May 10, 2024 
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/OT-I
MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II
DMD-I/DMD-II/DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III/MPH)
March 8, 2024 
Didactic Course (OT-II)  March 25 - May 10, 2024
Clinical Rotation - Block 11 (MS-III/MS-IV)  April 1 - April 28, 2024
Rotation APPE Block 6 (Class of 2024)  April 1 - May 10, 2024 
Degree Completion Date - DPT (PT-III)  April 26, 2024 
Clinical Rotation - Block 12 (MS-IV)  April 29 - May 19, 2024
Clinical Rotation - Block 12 (MS-III)  April 29 - May 26, 2024
Last Day of Classes (PR-I/PRC-I/PR-II/PRC-II) May 5, 2024 
Grades Due (DMD-IV)  May 10, 2024 

Last Day of Classes (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/OT-I/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-I
MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II
DMD-III/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III)

May 10, 2024 
Last Day of Classes (MPH) May 12, 2024 
Quarterly Exams (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/OT-I/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II/OP-I
OP-II/OP-III) 
May 13 - 17, 2024 
Quarter Break (PT-II)  May 13 - June 7, 2024 
Degree Completion Date MA (PSY-II), MBS (MBS-II), MABS, (SLP-II) (OT-III), Pharm.D.  May 17, 2024
Last Day of Classes/Clinical Courses (DMD-III/DMD-IV) May 17, 2024
Grades Due (DMD-IV) May 17, 2024 
Senior Week (OP-IV)  May 20 - 21, 2024 
Quarter Break (PS-I/PS-II)  May 20 - June 7, 2024
Quarter Break (OP-III)  May 20 - 31, 2024
Quarter Break (PA-I/OP-II/OT-I/MBS-I/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/DMD-II/DMD-III) May 20 - 31, 2024 
Quarter Break (DMD-I/OP-I) May 20 - September 6, 2024
Practicum I (PT-I) May 20 - June 7, 2024 

Grades Due (MS-I/MS-II/PS-I/PS-II/PA-I/PT-I/OT-I/OT-II/OT-III/MBS-I/MBS-II/MABS/PSY-I/PSY-II/PSY-III/PSY-IV/PSY-V/SLP-I/SLP-II/DMD-I/DMD-II

DMD-III/DMD-IV/OP-I/OP-II/OP-III)

May 21, 2024
Commencement IL CGS May 22, 2024
Commencement CCOM May 22, 2024
Commencement CCO May 22, 2024
Commencement IL CHS May 23, 2024
Commencement CDMI May 23, 2024
Quarter Break (OT-II)  May 27 - June 7, 2024
Memorial Day Observed *No Classes*  May 27, 2024 
Quarter Break (MS-III)  May 28 - June 2, 2024

 Legend

MABS=Master of Arts, Biomedical Sciences, MBS=Master of Science, Biomedical Sciences, MPH=Master of Public Health, MS=Medicine, OP=Optometry, OT=Occupational Therapy, PA=Physical Assistant, PR=Master of Science, Precision Medicine, PRC=Post Graduate Certificate, Precision Medicine, PS=Pharmacy, PSY=Clinical Psychology, PT=Physical Therapy, SLP=Speech Language Pathology