2017 - 2018 Academic and Events Calendar

Department of Student Affairs

Spring Semester 2018

  • New Year's Day Holiday*: January 1
  • Year 1 and Year 2 instruction resumes: January 2
  • Year 3 Spring Clerkships Begin: January 2
  • Pre Medical Student Conference and Tour**: TBD
  • Last day to pay fees without late fee assessment**: January 31
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day recess*: January 15
  • President's Day recess*: February 19
  • Spring graduation application due to UNR: March 1
  • Match Week Begins: March 12
  • Match Day: March 16
  • Memorial Day Recess: May 28
  • Clinician's Ceremony: June 27
  • Independence Day Recess: July 4

Fall Semester 2018

  • Year 1 Student Orientation Activities: August 6 – August 14
  • Year 1 instruction begins: August 20
  • Year 2 instruction begins: August 13
  • Last day to pay fees without late fee assessment: August 24
  • Labor Day recess *: September 3
  • School of Medicine Preview Reception, Reno: October TBD
  • School of Medicine Preview Reception, Las Vegas: October TBD
  • Nevada Day recess *: October 26
  • Veterans Day recess*: November 12
  • Thanksgiving recess*: November 22 – 23
  • Year 1 instruction ends: December 21
  • Year 1 winter recess: December 22 – January 1, 2019
  • Year 2 instruction ends: December 21
  • Year 2 winter recess: December 22 – January 1, 2019
  • Deadline for taking USMLE Step 2 (CK & CS): Required by December 15
  • Christmas Day Holiday*: December 24

Spring Semester 2018

  • New Year's Day Holiday*: January 1
  • Year 1 and Year 2 instruction resumes: January 2
  • Year 3 Spring Clerkships Begin: January 2
  • Pre Medical Student Conference and Tour**: TBD
  • Last day to pay fees without late fee assessment**: January 31
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day recess*: January 15
  • President's Day recess*: February 19
  • Spring graduation application due to UNR: March 1
  • Match Week Begins: March 12
  • Match Day: March 16
  • Memorial Day Recess: May 28
  • Clinician's Ceremony: June 27
  • Independence Day Recess: July 4


NOTE**: all dates subject to change