Academic Calendar

AUGUST 2015
August 24 - Latest date for first year students to join the program and start first rotation
August 25 - 4:00 Orientation for first year students in Vail 614, followed by BBQ at the Dartmouth Outing Club (DOC) House

SEPTEMBER 2015
September 7 - Labor day holiday
September 11 - Lab Safety course for all first year students
September 14 & 15 - Graduate Studies Orientation - see Graduate Studies site
September 16 - Fall term classes begin

NOVEMBER 2015
November 13 - End of first rotation for most first year students
November 16 - Start of second rotation for most first year students
November 25 - Thanksgiving break begins
November 29 - Thanksgiving break ends

DECEMBER 2015
December 11 - PEMM 101 ends
December 23 - Holiday break begins

JANUARY 2016
January 3 - End of holiday break
January 4 - PEMM 102 begins
January 6 - First Ethics group session (mandatory for all first year students)
January 13 - Second Ethics group session (mandatory for all first year students)
January 20 - Third Ethics group session (mandatory for all first year students)
January 27 - Fourth Ethics group session (mandatory for all first year students)

FEBRUARY 2016
February 19 - End of second rotation for most first year students
February 22 - Start of third rotation for most first year students

MARCH 2016
March 15 - Winter term classes end
March 28 - Spring term classes begin

MAY 2016
May 1 - Latest date that thesis lab selections can be turned in to Program Coordinator
May 15 - End of third rotation for most first year students
May 30 - Memorial Day holiday

JUNE 2016
June 1 - Latest date by which first year students start in thesis lab
June 6 - Spring term classes end
June 12 - Commencement Day