Academic Calendar, 2019–2020 Information

Class of 2023 (1st year)
Orientation Monday, August 5, 2019 – Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Orientation (continued) and First Day of Classes Wednesday, August 7, 2019
White Coat Ceremony (Arkansas Campus) Friday, August 9, 2019
White Coat Ceremony (New York Campus) Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, September 2, 2019
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, October 14, 2019
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, November 27, 2019 – Sunday, December 1, 2019
Winter Break (no classes) Thursday, December 19, 2019 – Sunday, January 5, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 20, 2020
Presidents’ Day (no classes) Monday, February 17, 2020
Spring Break (no classes) Saturday, March 14, 2020 – Sunday, March 22, 2020
Last Day of Classes Friday, June 5, 2020
Class of 2022 (2nd year)
First Day of Classes Monday, August 5, 2019
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, September 2, 2019
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, October 14, 2019
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, November 27, 2019 – Sunday, December 1, 2019
Winter Break (no classes) Saturday, December 14, 2019 – Sunday, January 5, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 20, 2020
President’s Day (no classes) Monday, February 17, 2020
Spring Break (no classes) Saturday, March 14, 2020 - Sunday, March 22, 2020
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 8, 2020
Class of 2021 (3rd year)
First Day of Third-Year Courses Monday, July 1, 2019
First Day of Third-Year Clerkships* Monday, July 29, 2019
Last Day of Third-Year Courses Friday, May 15, 2020
* Students are expected to pass COMLEX-USA Level 1 prior to beginning third-year Clinical Clerkships, unless otherwise approved.
Class of 2020 (4th year)
First Day of Fourth-Year Clerkships Monday, June 3, 2019
Last Day of Fourth-Year Clerkships* Sunday, May 3, 2020
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduation, Class of 2020 Sunday, May 17, 2020
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Hooding Ceremony, Class of 2020 Monday, May 18, 2020
* Students are required to pass COMLEX-USA Level 1, as well as COMLEX-USA Level 2 CE and PE, as a requirement for graduation.