Academic Calendar

2014-2015 Physician Assistant Studies Academic Calendar

Fall 2014 Spring 2015 Summer 2015

Year 1 PA Students

Register for classes (completed by the Office of the Registrar) Jun 23 Nov 14 Apr 20
Orientation Jul 14-18
First day of classes Jul 21 Jan 5 May 26
Census date Aug 5 Jan 21 May 29
White Coat Ceremony (mandatory) Aug 16
Last day of classes Dec 5 May 8 July 2
Grades due to registrar by 5:00 p.m. Dec 12 May 15 July 10

Year 2 PA Students

Register for classes (completed by the Office of the Registrar) Jun 23 Nov 14 Apr 20
First day of classes Jul 21 Jan 5 May 26
Census date Aug 5 Jan 21 June 2
Last day of classes Dec 5 May 8 July 17
Grades due to registrar by 5:00 p.m. Dec 12 May 15 Jul 24

Year 3 PA Students

Register for classes (completed by the Office of the Registrar) Jun 23 Nov 14
First day of classes Jul 21 Jan 5
Census date Aug 5 Jan 21
Last day of classes (graduating students) May 8
Grades due to registrar by 5:00 p.m. May 13
Commencement May 16

Holidays and Special Events

(Please note that holidays may vary for students on rotation and for members of the faculty and staff)

Labor Day Sep 1
Thanksgiving Nov 27-28
Winter Break Dec 8 - Jan 2
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan 19
Spring Break (UNTHSC closed for staff holiday March 16) Mar 9-13
Research Appreciation Day TBD
Commencement May 16
Memorial Day May 25
Independence Day (Observed) Jul 3

Refund Schedule (Complete Withdrawal) Fall or Spring Semester

100 percent refund Prior to the first day of classes
80 percent refund During the first five class days
70 percent refund During the second five class days
50 percent refund During the third five class days
25 percent refund During the fourth five class days
No refund After the fourth five-day period

Refund Schedule (Complete Withdrawal) Summer Semester

100 percent refund Prior to the first day of classes
80 percent refund During the first through third class days
50 percent refund During the fourth through sixth class days
No refund Seventh day of class and thereafter

This page last updated 22nd Aug 2014