I. Academic Calendar

2020-2021 - UC Irvine School of Law


A. Fall Semester 2020

1L Orientation August 11 - 14, Tuesday - Friday
Instruction Begins - Standard Term August 17, Monday
Labor Day Holiday, No Classes September 7, Monday
Break Day, No Classes October 15, Thursday
Election Day, No Classes November 3, Tuesday
Veterans Day, No Classes November 11, Wednesday
Instruction Ends November 20, Friday
Extra Review Days November 23 - November 25, Monday - Wednesday
Thanksgiving Holiday, No Review or Classes November 26 - 27, Thursday - Friday
Review Period November 30 - December 3, Monday - Thursday
Exam Period December 4 - December 16, Friday - Wednesday
Fall Semester Ends December 16, Wednesday

B. Spring Semester 2021

Instruction Begins - Short Session
January 4 - 7, Monday - Thursday
Instruction Begins - Standard Term January 8, Friday
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday January 18, Monday
President’s Day Holiday February 15, Monday
Mid-Semester Review Week March 1 - 5, Monday - Friday
Cesar Chavez Holiday March 26, Friday
Instruction Ends April 20, Tuesday
Reading Period April 21 – 26, Wednesday - Monday
Examination Period April 27 – May 7, Tuesday - Friday
Spring Semester Ends May 7, Friday
Commencement May 8, Saturday