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Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar reflects most dates related to the Law School Registrar’s office. For more information about events on campus and school deadlines, please also see the following departments’ calendars: Admissions/Recruiting, Law Summer School, Oregon Law Institute/CLE, Career Services, Religious Dates. Each department maintains its calendar separately, therefore the Registrar cannot be responsible for errors or omissions.


Registrar Event/Action Fall 2019 Spring 2020
Registration Begins on WebAdvisor May 5 (evening-only); May 6 (all others) May 5 (evening-only); May 6 (all others)
Tuition Due August 8 December 12
1st Year Orientation August 9 N/A
2-Week Introductory Class begins: 1st Year students August 12 N/A
2-Week Introductory Class begins: MSL, International Environmental LLM students, International Animal LLM students August 12 N/A
All other semester classes begin August 26 January 13
Labor Day: No Classes (Fall) MLK Day: No Classes (Spring) September 2 January 20
Last Day to Register or Add/Drop on WebAdvisor September 2 January 20
Add/Drop at no charge at Registrar’s Office ONLY September 3-5 January 21-23
Late Charges and Professor Permission Begins for Add/Drop September 6 January 24
Last Day to switch to part-time, or to a standard tuition band, and receive a tuition adjustment September 6 January 24
Thanksgiving: No Classes (part of reading period) November 28 N/A
Spring Break: No Classes N/A March 23-27
Makeup Day for Holiday Closures: November 25 is a makeup for Labor Day November 25 N/A
Last day of classes Monday, November 25 Friday, April 17
Reading Period November 26-December 2 April 18-20
Final Exams December 3-17;
Saturday December 7 at 1:00-1:30 pickup time ONLY;
Saturday December 14 at 1:00-1:30 pickup time ONLY;
SUNDAY December 15 at 11:00am-11:30am pickup time ONLY
April 21-May 1;
Saturday April 25 at 1:00-1:30 pickup time ONLY;
SUNDAY April 26 11:00am-11:30am pickup time ONLY
Fall Grades Due January 5 N/A
Fall Grades Available to Students no later than January 8 N/A
Spring Graduate Grades Due N/A May 8
Commencement N/A May 16
Spring Non-Graduate Grades Due N/A May 26
Spring Grades Available to Students no later than N/A May 29