College of Dentistry

Fall 2012 Semester

June, 2012

  • June 11 – Monday – Academic Year Begins for 4th Year DMD Students (Externships)

July, 2012

  • July 1 – Sunday – Pediatric Dentistry Residency begins for new 1st Years and 1st Years promoted to 2nd Yeara
  • July 2 – Monday – Academic Year Begins for 1st Year Periodontics Students
  • July 4 – Wednesday – Independence Day – Academic Holiday
  • July 9 – Monday – Academic Year Begins for Orofacial Pain Students
  • July 23 – Monday – Academic Year Begins for 2nd and 3rd Year Periodontics Students

August, 2012

  • August 6 – Monday – Academic Year Begins for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Year DMD Students
  • August 6 – Monday – Clinical Year Begins for 4th Year DMD Students
  • August 6 – Monday – Academic Year Begins for 1st Year Orthodontics Students, 1st Years Promoted to 2nd Year, 2nd Years Promoted to 3rd Year
  • August 6 – Monday – Last day a 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Year DMD Student can officially withdraw from the College of Dentistry for a full refund for the current term
  • August 13 – Monday – Last day a 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Year DMD student can officially withdraw from the College of Dentistry and receive an 80 percent refund for the current term
  • August 27 – Monday – Last day a 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Year DMD student can officially withdraw from the College of Dentistry and receive a 50 percent refund for the current term

September, 2012

  • September 3 – Monday – Labor Day – Academic Holiday

November, 2012

  • November 6 – Tuesday – Presidential election day
  • November 22, 23 – Thursday and Friday – Thanksgiving Holidays – Academic Holidays
  • December, 2012
  • December 14 – Friday – Winter Break begins after last class or clinic for DMD, Orthodontics, and Periodontics Students
  • December 21 – Friday – Winter Break begins for Orofacial Pain Students


Spring 2013 Semester

January, 2013

  • January 2 – Wednesday – Classes/Clinics resume for all students/residents: DMD, Orofacial Pain, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry and Periodontics
  • January 2 – Wednesday – Last day a DMD student can officially withdraw from the College of Dentistry and receive full refund for the current term
  • January 9 – Wednesday – Last day a DMD student can officially withdraw from the College of Dentistry and receive an 80 percent refund for the current term
  • January 21 – Monday – Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observed – Academic Holiday
  • January 31 – Thursday – Last day a DMD student can officially withdraw from the College of Dentistry and receive a 50 percent refund for the current term

April, 2013

  • April 1–5 – Spring Break for DMD, Orthodontics, and Periodontics Students
  • April 24–26 – Spring Break for Orofacial Pain Students (National Conference)

May, 2013

  • May 3 – Friday – Academic Year ends for graduating DMD Students
  • May 5 – Sunday – University Commencement
  • College of Dentistry Hooding Ceremony
  • May 27 – Monday – Memorial Day – Academic Holiday
  • May 31 – Friday – Academic Year ends for 3rd Year graduating Orthodontics Students

June, 2013

  • June 7 – Friday – Academic Year ends for 3rd Year DMD Students
  • June 14 – Friday – Academic Year ends for 1st and 2nd Year DMD Students
  • June 24–July 5 – Break for 1st and 2nd Year Orthodontics Students
  • June 28 – Friday – Academic Year ends for 1st Year DMD, Orofacial Pain, and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Year Periodontics Students
  • June 30 – Sunday – Last Day of Residency for 2nd Year Pediatric Dentistry Residents

July, 2013

  • July 1–July 19 – Summer Break for 2nd and 3rd Year Periodontics Students

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