Student Life

Academic Calendar

For a listing of day to day events, please check the Pritzker Calendar of Events.

2019-2020 Academic Year

MS1

August 1-6, 2019 Orientation
August 4, 2019 White Coat Cermony 
August 6, 2019

Autumn Quarter courses Begin*

October 18, 2019 The Human Body course ends
October 21, 2019 MCBG course begins
December 13, 2019

Autumn Quarter ends*

January 6, 2020 Winter Quarter begins*
March 20, 2020

Winter Quarter ends

March 30, 2020 Spring Quarter begins
June 7, 2020 Spring Quarter ends

MS2

September 16, 2019

Autumn Quarter begins*

November 4, 2019 CPP&T and Clinical Skills courses begin
December 13, 2019

Autumn Quarter ends*

January 6, 2020 Winter Quarter begins*
March 20, 2020 Winter Quarter ends
March 30, 2020 Spring Quarter begins
May 4, 2020 Deadline to take USMLE Step 1
May 6, 2020 Scholarship & Discovery Focused Time Begins
June 5, 2020 Scholarship & Discovery Project Deadline
June 8-12, 15 & 16, 2020 Foundations in Clinical Medicine Course
June 17-19, 2020 Introduction to the Clinical Biennium
June 22, 2020 Third-year clerkships begin
   

MS3

June 10-14, 17 & 18, 2019 Foundations in Clinical Medicine Course
June 19-21, 2019 Introduction to the Clinical Biennium
June 24, 2019 Summer Qurter third-year clerkships begin
September 13, 2019 Summer Quarter ends*
September 23, 2019 Autumn Quarter begins
December 13, 2019 Autumn Quarter ends
January 2, 2020 Winter Quarter begins*
March 20, 2020 Winter Quarter ends*
March 31, 2020 Spring Quarter begins*
June 1, 2020 Sub-Internship Prep
June 19, 2020 Spring Quarter ends*

MS4

July 1, 2019 Fourth Year Begins*
December 1, 2019 Deadline to take USMLE Step 2 CK and CS
March 20, 2020 Match Day
May 22, 2020 Divisional Academic Ceremony (Pritzker Hooding Ceremony)
June 13, 2020 Convocation

*Indicates start dates differ from the University's academic calendar.

2020-2021 Academic Year