Academic Year 2016-2017 Calendar

Academic Dates by Medical Student Year

Academic Dates by Year
* All dates are subject to change
EventDate
Year 1 ScheduleAugust 8, 2016 – June 9, 2017
Orientation August 8 – 12 / White Coat Ceremony August 12, 2016
Fall 2016August 15 – December 16, 2016
Practice of Medicine - Fall
August 15 – December 16, 2016
Block 1 August 15 – October 14, 2016
Block 2 October 17 – December 16, 2016
Winter Recess December 17, 2016 – January 2, 2017
Spring 2017January 3 – June 9, 2017
Practice of Medicine/Preceptorships January 3 – June 9, 2017
Block 3 January 3 – March 10, 2017
Spring Recess March 11 – 19, 2017
Block 4 March 20 – April 21, 2017
Block 5 April 24 – June 9, 2017
Year 2August 15, 2016 – May 12, 2017
Fall 2016August 15 – December 16, 2016
Advanced Clinical Skills/Preceptorships August 15 – December 16, 2016
Block 6 August 15 – September 23, 2016
Block 7 September 26 – November 3, 2016
Block 8 November 7 – December 16, 2016
Winter Recess December 20, 2015 – January 2, 2017
Spring 2017January 3 – May 12, 2017
Advanced Clinical Skills January 3 – March 24, 2017
Block 9 January 3 – February 10, 2017
Block 10 February 13 – March 24, 2017
USMLE Preparation Course March 27 – April 7, 2017
USMLE Independent Study TBD
USMLE Step 1 Exam Deadline TBD
Recess TBD
Year 3May 31, 2016 – June 30, 2017
Context of Patient Car May 31 – June 24, 2016
Clinician's Ceremony June 16, 2016
Clerkship Orientation June 27 – July 1, 2016
Fall Clerkships July 5 – December 18, 2016
Winter Recess December 19, 2016 – January 2, 2017
Spring Clerkships January 3 – June 30, 2017
Spring Recess

March 27 - March 31, 2017

Year 4July 5, 2016 – May 12, 2017
Rural Rotation/Electives July 5 – December 23, 2016
USMLE Step 2 Deadline December TBD, 2016
Winter Recess TBD
Rural Rotation/Electives January 3 – May 12, 2017
Awards Ceremony May 18, 2017
Graduation May 19, 2017

Holidays

  • Independence Day: July 4, 2016
  • Labor Day: September 5, 2016
  • Nevada Day: October 28, 2016
  • Veteran's Day: November 11, 2016
  • Thanksgiving Day: November 24, 2016
  • Family Day: November 25, 2016
  • Christmas Holiday: December 26, 2016
  • New Year's Holiday: January 2, 2017
  • Martin Luther King Day: January 16, 2017
  • President's Day: February 20, 2017
  • Memorial Day: May 29, 2017