Office of the Dean

O’Dowd Hall, Room 428
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-3634

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar
Academic Year (2018/2019)
M1 Academic Calendar

Semester 1 (Fall 2018)

August 6Classes Begin
August 10
White Coat Ceremony
August 15
Payment Due Date
August 17Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
September 3Labor Day (no classes)
September 4Classes Resume
September 21Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
November 22 - 23Thanksgiving Recess 
November 26Classes Resume
December 17Classes End
December 19 - January 2Holiday Recess

Semester 2 (Winter 2019)

January 3 - 4Fall Semester Retest Dates
January 7Classes Begin
January 15
Payment Due Date
January 18Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
January 21Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Day of Service)
February 22Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
March 18 - 22Winter Recess
March 25Classes Resume
May 24Classes End
May 28 - June 6Winter Semester Retest Dates
M2 Academic Calendar

Semester 1 (Fall 2018)

August 10White Coat Ceremony
August 13
Classes Begin
August 15
Payment Due Date
August 24Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
September 3Labor Day (no classes)
September 4Classes Resume
September 28Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
November 22 - 23Thanksgiving Recess 
November 26Classes Resume
December 17Classes End
December 19 - January 2Holiday Recess

Semester 2 (Winter 2019)

January 3 - 4Fall Semester Retest Dates
January 7Classes Begin
January 15
Payment Due Date
January 18Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
January 21Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Day of Service)
February 22Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
April 15 - 26Winter Semester Retest Dates
May 27Memorial Day Recess
 May 28Classes Resume
June 21Classes End
M3 Academic Calendar

*Dates subject to change

Semester 1 (Fall 2018)

July 2Classes Begin
July 4
Independence Day Recess
July 5 
Classes Resume
July 13 Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
July 15Payment Due Date
August 17Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
September 3Labor Day Recess
September 4Classes Resume
November 22Thanksgiving Recess 
November 23Classes Resume
December 21Classes End
December 22 - January 1Holiday Recess

Semester 2 (Winter 2019)

January 2Classes Begin
January 15Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
January 15
Payment Due Date
January 21 
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 22Classes Resume
February 19Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 
May 27Memorial Day Recess
May 28Classes Resume
June 13Classes End
M4 Academic Calendar

*Dates subject to change

Semester 1 (Fall 2018)

July 2Classes Begin
July 13Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
July 15 
Payment Due Date
August 17 Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
December 16Classes End

Semester 2 (Winter 2019)

January 7Classes Begin
January 18Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
January 15
Payment Due Date
February 22
Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
April 28Classes End*
May 9Honors Convocation
May 10Graduation Ceremony

*Off-cycle students may be required to complete courses after the last day of class in order to meet graduation requirements.

*Dates subject to change

Block Scheduling for M4: OUWBSOM 2018-2019 Academic Year
Four-Week BlocksTwo-Week Blocks
07/02/2018-07/29/2018

07/02/2018-07/15/2018

07/16/2018-07/29/2018

07/30/2018-08/26/2018

07/30/2018-08/12/2018

08/13/2018-08/26/2018

08/27/2018-09/23/2018

08/27/2018-09/09/2018

09/10/2018-09/23/2018

09/24/2018-10/21/2018

09/24/2018-10/07/2018

10/08/2018-10/21/2018

10/22/2018-11/18/2018

10/22/2018-11/04/2018

11/05/2018-11/18/2018

11/19/2018-12/16/2018

11/19/2018-12/02/2018

12/03/2018-12/16/2018

01/07/2019-02/03/2019

01/07/2019-01/20/2019

01/21/2019-02/03/2019

02/04/2019-03/03/2019

02/04/2019-02/17/2019

02/18/2019-03/03/2019

03/04/2019-03/31/2019

03/04/2019-03/17/2019

03/18/2019-03/31/2019

04/01/2019-04/28/2019

04/01/2019-04/14/2019

04/15/2019-04/28/2019

Academic Year (2019/2020)
M1 Academic Calendar

2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 1 (Fall 2019)

August 5Classes Begin
August 9
White Coat Ceremony
August 15
Payment Due Date
August 16Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
September 2Labor Day (no classes)
September 3Classes Resume
September 20Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
November 28 - 29Thanksgiving Recess 
December 2Classes Resume
December 16Classes End
December 17 - January 1Holiday Recess

2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 2 (Winter 2020)

January 2 - 4Remediation Exams
January 6Classes Begin
January 15
Payment Due Date
January 17Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 
January 20Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Day of Service) 
February 21Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
March 16 - 20Winter Recess
March 23Classes Resume
May 22Classes End
M2 Academic Calendar

2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 1 (Fall 2019)

August 9White Coat Ceremony
August 12
Classes Begin
August 15
Payment Due Date
August 23Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
September 2Labor Day (no classes)
September 3Classes Resume
September 27Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
November 28 - 29Thanksgiving Recess 
December 2Classes Resume
December 13Classes End
December 14 - January 1Holiday Recess

2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 2 (Winter 2020)

January 2 - 4Remediation Exams (Fall)
January 6Classes Begin
January 15
Payment Due Date
January 17Last day to withdraw with 100% refund  
January 20Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Day of Service)
February 21Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
April 13 - 24Remediation Exams (Winter)
May 25Memorial Day Recess
 May 26Classes Resume
June 19Classes End
M3 Academic Calendar

*Dates subject to change

2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 1 (Fall 2019)

July 1Classes Begin
July 4
Independence Day Recess
July 5 
Classes Resume
July 12 Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
July 15Payment Due Date
August 16Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
September 2Labor Day Recess
September 3Classes Resume
November 28Thanksgiving Recess 
November 29Classes Resume
December 20Classes End
December 21 - January 5Holiday Recess

2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 2 (Winter 2020)

January 6Classes Resume
January 15Payment Due Date 
January 17Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
January 20 
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 21Classes Resume
February 21Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 
May 25Memorial Day Recess
May 26Classes Resume
June 21Classes End
M4 Academic Calendar

*Dates subject to change


2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 1 (Fall 2019)

July 1Classes Begin
July 12Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
July 15 
Payment Due Date
August 16 Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
December 15Classes End

2019-2020
Important Dates: Semester 2 (Winter 2020)

January 6Classes Resume
January 15Payment Due Date 
January 17
Last day to withdraw with 100% refund
February 21
Last day to withdraw with 50% refund
May 7Honors Convocation
May 8Classes End*
May 8Commencement Ceremony

*Some students may be required to complete courses after the last day of class in order to meet graduation requirements.

*Dates subject to change