Doctor of Nursing Practice Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2022

Last Day to Add/Drop: 08/26
Last Day to Withdraw from a course (W): 10/21
Spring Registration Begins (check with advisor for specific date): 10/24

Term 8/22 – 12/16
Breaks Clinical* Year – Varies – confirm with DCE
Didactic† Years
Labor Day Observed 9/5
Thanksgiving Break 11/19 – 11/27
Exams 12/12 – 12/16
Grades Due 12/20 by 12:00 PM
Degree Conferral 12/16

 

Spring Semester 2023

Last Day to Add/Drop: 1/11
Last Day to Withdraw from a course (W): 3/3
Spring Registration Begins (check with advisor for specific date): 3/14

Term Clinical* Year
1/2 – 5/16 to encompass rotation requirements
Didactic† Years 1/5 – 4/21
Breaks Clinical Year – Varies – Confirm with DCE
Didactic Years
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 1/16
Spring Break 3/9 -3/12
Exams Clinical Year
5/15 – 5/16
Didactic Years
4/17-4/21
Grades Due 5/17 by 4:00 PM (clinical year)
4/26 by 12:00 PM (didactic years)
MDCHS Commencement Ceremony
Official Degree Conferral
5/20
5/21

 

Summer Semester 2023

Last Day to Add/Drop:
14 Week Term 4/28

Last Day to Withdraw from a course (W):
14 Week Term 6/16

14 Week Summer Didactic 5/1-8/4
Breaks Clinical* Year – Varies – Confirm with DCE
Didactic† Year
Memorial Day 5/29
Mid-Summer Break 7/1-7/4
Exams 8/2-8/4
Grades Due Last day of term by 12:00 PM
Degree Conferral 8/25