DPT Academic Calendar

This schedule is presented in four different ways. Please choose from the following:

For the full modular schedule presented for all three classes during calendar year 2017, Click Here.

For exams, holidays or on-campus activities for all 3 classes, Click Here.

For times when all 3 classes do not have class scheduled on campus, Click Here.

For a color-coded, graphical calendar (pdf), please Click Here.

Please keep in mind that although they may not have on-campus classes, the DPT students may be on clinical affiliations and may still be using the library, fitness center, etc.

Modular Schedule for Calendar Year 2017

Year I - Class of 2019 
 
January 2 (Monday) Orientation
January 3 (Tuesday) Module I begins
January 27 (Friday) Module I ends
January 30 (Monday) Module II begins
April 21 (Friday) Module II ends
April 24 (Monday) Break begins
April 28 (Friday) Break ends
May 1 (Monday) Module III begins
July 21 (Friday) Module III ends
July 24 (Monday) Break begins
August 4 (Friday) Break ends
August 7 (Monday) Module IV begins
November 20 (Monday) Break begins
November 24 (Friday) Break ends
December 8 (Friday) Module IV ends
December 11 (Sunday) Break begins
     
Year II - Class of 2018 
 
January 1 (Sunday) Break ends
January 2 (Monday) Module V begins
February 24 (Friday) Module V ends
February 27 (Monday) Break begins
March 3 (Friday) Break ends
March 6 (Monday) Module VI begins
June 23 (Friday) Module VI ends
June 26 (Monday) Break begins
June 30 (Friday) Break ends
July 3 (Monday) Module VII begins
August 25 (Friday) Module VII ends
August 28 (Monday) Break begins
September 1 (Friday) Break ends
September 4 (Monday) Module VIII begins
October 27 (Friday) Module VIII end
October 30 (Monday) Break begins
November 3 (Friday) Break ends
November 6 (Monday) Module IX begins
November 20 (Monday) Break begins
November 24 (Friday) Break ends
December 15 (Friday) Break begins

Year III - Class of 2017 
 
January 1 (Sunday) Break ends
February 17 (Friday) Module IX ends
February 20 (Monday) Module X begins
April 14 (Friday) Module X ends
April 18 (Tuesday) Module XI begins
May 26 (Friday) Module XI ends
May 29 (Monday) Break begins
June 2 (Friday) Break ends
June 5 (Monday) Module XII begins
Nov 17 (Friday) Module XII ends
November 20 (Monday) Break begins
December 1 (Friday) Break ends
December 4 (Monday) Week of electives begins
December 8 (Friday) Week of electives ends
December 10 (Sunday) Graduation
   
     

On Campus Schedule- 2017

January

Years 1 and 3 students on campus
Year 2 students on clinical affiliations
January 23- January 27 Final examinations for Year 1 students
January 30 Begin 12-week Module for Year 1 

February
      February 13 - 17: Examination week for Year 3
       
Febraury 22: Begin 4-week Module for Year 3
      
Year 2 on clinical affiliations

March

All 3 classes on campus starting March 7
March 6 - 10: Midterm Examination week for Year 1
March 13 - 19: Examination // presentations week for Year 3
March 6: Begin 16-week Module for Year 2
 

April

All 3 classes on campus
April 10 - 14: Final examinations // presentations for Year 3
April 17 - 21: Final examinations week for Year 1
April 18: Begin 6-week Module for Year 3
April 24 - April 28: Break for Year 1
April 24 - April 28: Midterm week for Year 2

May

All 3 classes on campus
May 1: Begin 12 week Module for Year 1
Year 2 still on campus
May 26:  End Module for year 3 (no exams)
May 29 - June 2: Break for Year 3

June

June 5 - 9: Midterm examination week for Year 1
June 5: Begin 6-month Internship for Year 3 (not on campus but may use library // fitness facilities)
June 19 - 23: Final examination week for Year 2

July

June 26 - June 30: Break for Year 2
July 3 - Oct 27: Year 2 on clinical affiliations
July 17 - 21: Final examinations week for Year 1
July 24 - August 4: Break for Year 1
Year 3 on Internship

August

August 7: Begin 18-week Module for Year 1 (There are courses that extend throughout the module and 3 courses that are in a sequence)
Year 2 on clinical affiliations
Year 3 on Internship
 

September

September 11 - 15: Final examinations for Year 1 (DPT 616)
Year 2 on clinical affiliations
Year 3 on Internship

October

October 16: Fall Break observed
October 17: Year 1 in class
October 23 - October 27: Final examination week for Year 1 (DPT 617)
Year 2 on clinical affiliations
Year 3 on Internship

November

November 6: Begin 12-week Module for Year 2 (ends following calendar year)
November 20 - 24: No classes scheduled
November 17: Break for Year 3 (Internship ends)

December

Dec 4 - December 8: Year 3 returns to campus for week of electives and meetings
December 10: Graduation for Class of 2015 (Year 3)
December 4 - 8: Final examinations week for Year 1
December 11 - 14: Last week of Class for Year 2 (return January 2, 2018)

No Classes Scheduled on Campus for 2017

July 24 - August 4 (Return August 8)
Nov 20 - Nov 24 (Return Nov 27)
Dec 18 - Jan 1

The Department of Physical Therapy Education observes all University holidays in that no classes are scheduled at times when the University is closed. However, depending on when the holiday falls within the week, students may still be using the facilities or may be gone for the holiday.