Approved by Administrative Council  9/18/2015 Edit 6/22/2016

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY BAYLOR COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2016-2017

Approved by Administrative Council  9/18/2015 Edit 6/22/2016 E3/24

 

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2016-2017

2016

 

June 1

Wednesday, DDS (D3,D4), DH2 students -  tuition and fee payment due by 5:00  p.m.

June 6

Monday, SUMMER CLINIC BEGINS

June 7

QA/RM Program (D3-D4 & DH Sr.) - Clinics Closed From 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

June 9

Thursday, 4th Class Day – Census Date – DDS & DH

June 22

Wednesday, Graduate students - tuition and fee payment due by 5:00 p.m.

June 23-24

Thursday-Friday, New Graduate Student Orientation

June 24

Friday, 15th Class Day- DDS & DH

June 27

Monday, SUMMER GRADUATE SESSION BEGINS

June 28

Tuesday, Graduate Core Courses Begin

June 30

Thursday, 4th Class Day – Census Date - Graduates

July 1,4

Friday, Monday, Independence Day, Holidays

July 15

Friday, SUMMER CLINIC ENDS, Dental and Dental Hygiene

July19

Tuesday, 15th Class Day - Graduates

July 19

Tuesday, Summer Session Grades Due By 12:00 NOON - Dental and Dental Hygiene courses

August 10

Wed., DDS(D1,D2),DH1,DH2, graduate students - tuition and fee payment due by 5:00 p.m.

August 8-12

 

August 12

August 12

Monday through Friday 8:30 AM, Orientation, Fall Semester First Year Dental and Dental Hygiene Students

Friday, Second Year Dental DDS Instrument Distribution (ATTENDANCE MANDATORY)

Friday, SUMMER GRADUATE SESSION ENDS

August 15

Monday, 8:00 AM, FALL SEMESTER BEGINS

August 16

August 30

Tuesday, Summer Graduate Grades Due By 12:00 NOON

Wednesday, 12th Class day-Census date-All students

September 5

Monday, Labor Day, Holiday

September 12

 Monday, 20th Class Day

November 21-25

Fall Semester Recess

November 24

Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, Holiday

December 9

Friday, FALL SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS

December 12-16

Fall Semester Examination Period

December 16

Friday, 5:00 PM, Holiday Recess Begins

December 17

Saturday, Award MS and PhD Degrees

December 25

Sunday, Christmas Day, Holiday

 

2017

 

January 1

Sunday, New Year's Day, Holiday

January 3

Tuesday, Fall Semester Grades Due By 12:00 NOON

January 4

Wednesday, DDS(All),DH1,DH2, graduate students - tuition and fee payment due by 5:00 p.m.

January 5

Faculty Retreat

January 9 

Monday, 8:00 AM, SPRING SEMESTER BEGINS

January 16

Monday, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Holiday

January 25

Wednesday, 12th Class Day – Census Date – All Students

February 6-7

Mock Boards – Fourth Year Dental, D2 assists (TBD)

February 6

Monday, 20th Class Day

March 20-24

Spring Semester Recess

April 5

Scholars Day - Clinic closed for DDS/DH)

April – May TBD

WREB EXAM - Fourth Year and Senior Dental Hygiene (TBD)

May 12

Friday, Grades due for graduating students by 12:00 noon

May 12

Friday, 5:00 PM, SPRING SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS

May 17  

Wednesday, PM, Graduation Announcement for Graduating Students

May 15-19

Spring Semester Examination Period (Except Graduating Students)

May 19

May 23

Friday, GRADUATE SEMESTER ENDS

Tuesday, Spring Semester Grades Due for all Other Students by 12:00 NOON

May 22

AWARDS CEREMONY

May 23

May 29

GRADUATION EXERCISE

Monday, Memorial Day holiday

 

NOTE: Graduate specialty students clinical rotations continue between academic terms with no change in student status.