Law Center Academic Calendar

Spring 2015

January

19

Mon

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

January

20

Tue

First day of classes

January

27

Tue

Last day to add a course/credit

January

30

Fri

July 2015 Texas Bar Exam Timely Filing Deadline

February 

4

Wed

Last day to drop a course, but not withdraw, without  receiving a grade and receive a full refund

February

27

Fri 

Timely filing deadline for May 2015 Graduation; online through PeopleSoft ($25 fee)

March 

16-21

Mon-Sat

Spring Break

March

27

Fri

Exam Conflict Filing Deadline

March

27

Fri

Late filing deadline for May 2015 Graduation; online through PeopleSoft ($50 fee)

March

30

Mon

July 2015 Texas Bar Exam Late Filing Deadline (late fee assessed)

April 

1

Wed

Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W” instructor’s signature required (before 5 pm)

April

30

Thu

Last day of classes

May

1-4

Fri-Mon

Reading Days

May 

5-14

Tue-Thu

Final exam period; exams due to conflicts are given throughout the exam period, and may be given on May 15, 2015

May

16

Sat

Law Convocation Ceremony (Graduation) at 2 pm in Hofheinz Pavilion

Make all travel plans with these dates in mind.  Check for final exam conflicts early and if you have questions about exam scheduling, please contact the Office of Student Services.

Summer 1 2015   (Entire Summer)

June 

1

Mon

First day of class

June

2

Tue

Last day to add a course 

June

4

Thu

Last day to drop a course, but not withdraw, without a grade and receive a full refund 

July

3

Fri

Timely filing deadline for August 2015 Graduation ($25 filing fee)

July 

3

Fri

HOLIDAY Observance  - INDEPENDENCE DAY 

July 

4

Thu

INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY 

July

17

Fri

Late filing deadline for August 2015 Graduation ($50 filing fee)

July 

17

Fri

Last day to notify Student Services of a final exam conflict

July

22

Wed

Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W”  instructor’s signature required (by 5 pm)

August

11

Tue

Last day of classes

August

12-14

Wed-Fri

Final Exams

 

Summer 2 2015 (1st 5 week session)

June 

1

Mon

First day of class

June

2

Tue

Last day to add a course 

June

4

Thu

Last day to drop a course, but not withdraw, without a grade and receive a full refund 

June

26

Fri

Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W”  instructor’s permission required (by 5 pm)

July

2

Thu

Last day of class

July

3

Fri

Timely filing deadline for August 2015 Graduation ($25 filing fee)

July 

3

Thu

HOLIDAY Observance  - INDEPENDENCE DAY 

July 

4

Thu

INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY 

July

6-7

Mon-Tue

Final Exams

 

Summer 4 2015 (2nd 5 week session)

July

3

Fri

Timely filing deadline for August 2015 Graduation ($25 filing fee)

July

8

Wed

First day of classes

July 

9

Thu

Last day to add a course

July 

13

Mon

Last day to drop a course, but not withdraw, without  receiving a grade and receive a full refund

July

17

Fri

Late filing deadline for August 2015 Graduation ($50 filing fee)

July 

17

Fri

Last day to notify Student Services of a final exam conflict

August 

4

Tue

Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W”  instructor’s signature required (by 5 pm)

August

10

Mon

Last day of classes

August 

11-13

Tue-Thu

Final exams

 

Fall 2015

August

24

Mon

First day of classes

August

30

Sun

February 2016 Texas Bar Exam Timely Filing Deadline

August 

31

Mon

Last day to add a course

September

7

Mon

Labor Day Holiday

September 

9

Wed

Last day to drop a course, but not withdraw, without  receiving a grade and receive a full refund

October 

2

Fri

Timely filing deadline for December 2015 Graduation ($25 fee)

October 

23

Fri

Last day to notify Student Services of a final exam conflict

October

30

Fri

February 2016 Texas Bar Exam Late Filing Deadline (late fee assessed)

October 

30

Fri

Late filing deadline for December 2015 Graduation ($50 fee)

October 

30

Fri

Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W” instructor’s signature required (by 5 pm)

November

24

Tue

Last day of classes

November

25-28

Wed-Sat

Thanksgiving Holiday

November-December

30-2

Mon-Wed

University Make-up day/Reading Day

December 

3-17

Thu-Thu

Final exam

Make all travel plans with these dates in mind.  Check for final exam conflicts early and if you have questions about exam scheduling, please contact the Office of Student Services.