Academic Calendar, 2020–2021 Information

Class of 2024 (1st year)
Orientation Wednesday, August 5, 2020 – Thursday, August 6, 2020
First Day of Classes Monday, August 10, 2020
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, September 7, 2020
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, October 12, 2020
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, November 25, 2020 – Sunday, November 29, 2020
Winter Break (no classes) Friday, December 18, 2020 – Tuesday, January 5, 2021
White Coat Ceremony (New York Campus) Wednesday, January 13, 2021
White Coat Ceremony (Arkansas Campus) Friday, January 15, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 18, 2021
Presidents’ Day (no classes) Monday, February 15, 2021
Spring Break (no classes)

Memorial Day (no classes)
Saturday, March 20, 2021 – Sunday, March 28, 2021

Monday, May 31, 2021
Last Day of Classes Friday, June 11, 2021
Class of 2023 (2nd year)
First Day of Classes Monday, August 10, 2020
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, September 7, 2020
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, October 12, 2020
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, November 25, 2020 – Sunday, November 29, 2020
Winter Break (no classes) Friday, December 18, 2020 – Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 18, 2021
President’s Day (no classes) Monday, February 15, 2021
Spring Break (no classes) Saturday, March 20, 2021 - Sunday, March 28, 2021
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 14, 2021
Class of 2022 (3rd year)
First Day of Third-Year Courses Wednesday, July 1, 2020
First Day of Third-Year Clerkships* Monday, July 27, 2020
Last Day of Third-Year Courses Sunday, May 16, 2021
* Students are expected to pass COMLEX-USA Level 1 prior to beginning third-year Clinical Clerkships, unless otherwise approved.
Class of 2021 (4th year)
First Day of Fourth-Year Clerkships Monday, June 1, 2020
Last Day of Fourth-Year Clerkships* Sunday, May 2, 2021
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduation TBA
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Hooding Ceremony (Arkansas Campus)

NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Hooding Ceremony (New York Campus)

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* Students are required to pass COMLEX-USA Level 1, as well as COMLEX-USA Level 2 CE and PE, as a requirement for graduation.