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Note: UMass Law's calendar is different from the main university calendar. Law students should follow this calendar.

Related for Fall 2017: Class Schedule (PDF) & Final Exam Schedule (PDF)

Academic Calendar - Fall 2017

Tuesday, August 15 - Friday, August 18

Orientation

Monday, August 21

First day of classes

Monday, August 28

End of add/drop period

Monday, September 4

Labor Day, no classes

Tuesday, September 5

Monday classes

Monday, October 9

Columbus Day, no classes

Saturday, November 11

Veterans' Day, no classes

Wednesday, November 22 - Saturday, November 25

Thanksgiving recess

Monday, December 4

Saturday classes

Tuesday, December 5 - Saturday, December 9

Reading period

Monday, December 11 - Wednesday, December 20

Exams

Thursday, December 21 & Friday, December 22

Makeup days

View academic calendar PDF

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