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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 PhD Students)
17 Rotation 1 Begins (First Year MS in Pharmacology Students)

October

8 Indigenous People's Day Observed - University Holiday

November

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

December

20 Fall Didactic Classes End; Fall Term Ends
20 Rotation 1 Ends (First Year MS in Pharmacology Students)
24-25 Christmas Day Observed - University Holiday

Spring Term 2019

January

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

February

18 Presidents Day Observed - University Holiday

March

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

April

15 Patriots Day Observed - University Holiday

May

10 Spring Didactic Classes End
17 Rotations 2 Ends (First Year MS in Pharmacology Students)
17 Rotation 4 Ends (First Year Basic Science Division PhD Students)
17 Spring Term Ends
19 Tufts University Commencement

Summer Term 2019

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