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2018-2019 Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2018

September

3 Labor Day Observed - University Holiday
4 New Student Orientation and Registration - Fall Term Begins
5 Fall Didactic Classes Begin
10 Rotation 1 Begins (First Year Basic Science Division Students)

October

8 Indigenous People's Day Observed - University Holiday

November

9 Rotation 1 Ends (First Year Basic Science Division Students)
12 Veteran's Day Observed - University Holiday
13 Rotation 2 Begins (First Year Basic Science Division Students)
22-23 Thanksgiving Observed - University Holidays

December

20 Fall Didactic Classes End; Fall Term Ends
24-25 Christmas Day Observed - University Holiday

Spring Term 2018

January

1 New Year's Day Observed - University Holiday
2 Spring Term Begins and All Students Return to Research or Rotations
16 Spring Didactic Classes Begin
21 Martin Luther King, Jr Day Observed - University Holiday
25 Rotation 2 Ends (First Year Basic Science Division Students)
28 Rotation 3 Starts (First Year Basic Science Division Students)

February

18 Presidents Day Observed - University Holiday

March

22 Rotation 3 Ends (First Year Basic Science Division Students)
25 Rotation 4 Begins (First Year Basic Science Division Students)

April

15 Patriots Day Observed - University Holiday

May

10 Spring Didactic Classes End
17 Rotation 4 Ends (First Year Basic Science Division Students)
17 Spring Term Ends
19 Tufts University Commencement

Summer Term 2018

May

20 Summer Term Begins
22 Summer Didactic Classes Begin
27 Memorial Day Observed - University Holiday

June

July

1 Summer Session B Classes Begin
4 Independence Day Observed - University Holiday
5 Classes Begin for Summer Matriculants

August

25 Summer Didactic Classes End
30 Summer Term Ends