Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Important note: the academic calendars presented below are not finalized. They are subject to change up to the first day of classes. Urgent and/or emergent conditions, including weather and unforeseen circumstances such as a change in faculty availability, may or may not affect the finalized calendars. Student-Doctors should utilize caution in making personal travel plans and are advised to not book personal travel before 5 p.m., on the last scheduled day of each semester, to ensure that personal arrangements will not have to be changed due to changes in the published academic schedule.

* Scheduling for OMS-III and OMS-IV students is coordinated through the Office of Clinical Rotations. Students must refer to the Clinical Training Manual and to rotation site requirements for scheduled obligations and attendance requirements.

^ A break is scheduled for personal time off and/or vacation for OMS-I, OMS-II, and OMS-III students. Student Progress Committee hearings are conducted during this time. Student-Doctors may be asked to return to campus.


Spring 2019

Dec. 31, 2018 - June 30, 2019

Dec. 31* Clinical Rotations begin (OMS-III, OMS-IV)
Jan. 7 Classes begin (OMS-I, OMS-II)
March 18-22 Spring Break (OMS-I, OMS-II)
April 22 Easter Break (OMS-I, OMS-II)
April 22-May 3 Capstone, on site at LUCOM (OMS-III)
May 6-10 Senior Week (OMS-IV)
May 11 Commencement Ceremony (OMS-IV)
May 31 Last day of classes (OMS-I & OMS-II)
May 25-June9* Elective/Vacation/Remediation (OMS-I, OMS-II)


Fall 2019 Semester

July 1-Dec. 29, 2019

July 1-26* Elective and Make-Up Rotations | Rotations can begin (OMS-IV)
July 22 Clinical Rotations Orientation (OMS-III)
July 23-27 Orientation (OMS-I)
July 29* Classes and Rotations begin (OMS-I, OMS-II, & OMS-III)
Aug. 17 White Coat Ceremony (OMS-I)
Sept. 2 Labor Day (OMS-I & OMS-II)
Oct. 14-18 Fall Break (OMS-I & OMS-II)
Nov. 27-29 Thanksgiving Break (OMS-I & OMS-II)
Dec. 13* Last day of rotations (OMS-III)
Dec. 17# Last day of fall classes (OMS-I & OMS-II)

Spring 2020 Semester

Dec. 30, 2019-June 28, 2020

Dec. 30* Clinical Rotations begins (OMS-III & OMS-IV)
Jan. 6 Classes begin (OMS-I & OMS-II)
March 9-20 LCOM 5998 "Osteo. Princ. in Pain Management" (OMS-IV)
March 9-13 Spring Break (OMS-I & OMS-II)
Apr. 13 Easter Break (OMS-I & OMS-II)
Apr. 20–May 1 Capstone II, on-site at LUCOM (OMS-III)
May 9** Commencement Ceremony (OMS-IV)
May 25 Memorial Day
May 29 Last day of classes (OMS-I & OMS-II)
June 1-26# Elective/Vacation/Remediation (OMS-I, OMS-II)
June 29* Clinical Rotations can begin (OMS-IV)

*Scheduling for OMSIII and OMSIV students is coordinated through the Office of Clinical Rotations. Students must refer to the Clinical Training Manual and to rotation site requirements for scheduled obligations and attendance requirements.


#A break is scheduled for personal time off and/or vacation for OMS-I and OMS-II students. Note: Student Progress Committee hearings are conducted during this time. Student-doctors may be required to return to campus. 

**OMS-IV students will be required to attend certain activities the week prior to Commencement

 

Student-Doctor Access to CMHS

Center for Medical and Health Sciences

LUCOM/MPH
Badge Access applies to the front door only.
Monday-Friday, 5 a.m.-midnight
Administrative Offices, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday, 6 a.m.-midnight

Sunday, 1-11 p.m.

Medical Library-Regular Hours
(closed for alternative convocation, Wednesday, 9:45-11:15 a.m.)
Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-11:30 p.m.
Sunday, 1-11:30 p.m.