Academic Calendars

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ACADEMIC YEAR 2013-2014

Jump to: BUSM I | BUSM II | BUSM III & IV
Start Dates for the Academic year 2013-2014 are as follows:

  • BUSM I & BUSM II: August 5, 2013
  • BUSM III: Orientation: May 28-31, 2013; Clerkships Begin: June 3, 2013
  • BUSM IV: June 3, 2013

BUSM I & BUSM II exam remediation dates can be found here.

        BUSM I

        BUSM I 2013-2014 Fall (Updated 9.24.13)

        BUSM I 2013-2014 Spring (Updated 01.10.14)
        Change Notes:

        • 01/10/2014:
          • 2/21 – Histology moved to 10-10:50, Integrated clinical session added from 11-12, PD session changed from 1 to 2:30
          • 4/15 – Integrated clinical session added from 11-12
        • 12/19: All ICM sessions in the spring semester were changed to be from 1:30-4:30 PM.
        • 11/19:
          • Tuesday Feb 4th – replaced the H block from 11:00-11:50 with P running from 11:00-12:20 (the latter means that the morning classes end a half hour later than currently scheduled).
          • Wednesday Feb 5th – Replaced morning blocks P, P and H with H, H and P (the first block also shortens from 8:30-9:50 to 8:30-9:20,meaning that the morning classes end half an hour earlier than currently scheduled).
          • Tuesday Feb 11th – Replaced G, from 11:00-11:50, with P (no time change).
          • Wednesday Feb 12th – Replaced H, 9:30-10:20, with P (no time change).
          • Wednesday Feb 12th – Replaced P, 1:00-1:50 with H (no time change).
          • Wednesday Feb 12th – Replaced P, 2:00-2:50, with G (no time change).
          • Thursday Feb 13th – Replaced G, from 11:00-11:50, with P (no time change).
          • Friday Feb 14th – Replaced P, from 10:30-11:20, with G (no time change).
          • Friday Feb 21st – Replaced PD in the afternoon by P (no time change).
          • Monday Feb 24th – Deleted afternoon block P, 1:00-1:50
        • 10/25: Genetics Discussion session added on 2/7
        • 9/19: Feb 19th Genetics session has been extended to 2:20 PM
        • 8/29:
          • Friday Feb 21 – Physiology from 1:00-1:50, changed to Physiology Discussion from 12:30-1:50
          • Monday Feb 24 – added Physiology from 1:00-1:50.
        • 8/27: Genetics session on 2/20 extended until 12:20pm
        • 8/16: Monday April 28 – Histology runs for 3 hours from 10:30 to 1:20, and overlaps with the beginning of the EOFYA.
        • 7/1: Immunology Exam on 4/23 was changed to 10:30am start time
        • 6/18:
          • Histology discussions on 3/17, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2, and 4/8 have been moved up a half an hour to begin at 8 AM.
          • The Physiology exam scheduled for 4/22 has been changed to a Histology exam
          • The Histology exam scheduled for 4/25 was removed and a Physiology exam was added from 12:30-3:30 PM.
          • The Histology exam on 5/15 was changed to an Endocrinology exam
          • The Endocrinology exam on 5/16 was removed and a Histology exam was added from 1-3 PM.
        • 5/30 – Immunology: The session on 4/15 from 8:30-9:30 was labeled as “1” and should have been an “I”; Added a notation on Tuesday 4/1 that the session labeled IQ would be a discussion group as well as a quiz

        BUSM II

        Please note that all shaded in blocks of time are instructional time.

        BUSM II 2013-14 Fall (Updated 11.18.13)

        BUSM II 2013-14 Spring (Updated 03.12.14)

        Change Notes:

        • 3/12/14:
          • 4/1 The mandatory Neurology Module Patient Cases will start at 10:30 and run to noon in Keefer.
          • 4/8 Lecture will run till 10:50am.
          • 4/10 Morning lecture will run till 10:50am. There is no small group. There will be a patient in the 12-12:50 lecture. Afternoon lecture will run till 1:50.
          • 4/15 9:30-10:20 lecture will have a patient
          • 4/16 The afternoon exam review will run from 12:30-1:50
        • 1/24/14:
          • 2/26 Case Discussion extended to accommodate 2 separate sessions, with ½ the class attending each.
          • In the Neurology Module Note the differentiation of Keefer Case Sessions and NeuroPath cases in L2 or L4 and Patient Session on L2
          • 4/11 Lecture shortened – will end at 12:50
          • 4/14 Morning lecture will end at 11:20 and lecture added from 12-12:50
        • 1/6/14:
          • 1/24 – last lecture of day moved to 12-12:50 slot
          • 1/29 – Gross Path Demo moved (from 1/30) Grp 1 start at 12:00-12:50 (those that have IP that day), Grp 2 start at 1- 1:50 (those that have IP on Thurs.)
          • 1/31 – last lecture of the day moved to 12-12:50pm slot
          • 2/10 – afternoon block removed
        • 10/11/13:Mandatory BUSM 2 Class meeting about third year schedule scheduled on 2/7 1-3pm
        • 8/15/13:
          • 2/5 – am lecture shortened to 11:20
          • 2/6 – am lecture extended to 11:50
          • 2/7 – am lecture extended to 11:20
          • 2/14 – am lecture ends at 10:05 followed by Case Discussion till 11, then Exam Review till 12:10.
        • 7/31/13:
          • 2/10 afternoon lecture time was changed (shortened).
          • 2/14 the Reproduction cases/small groups will start at 10:10 and end at 11. The Reproduction exam review will run from 11:10-12:50.
        • 7/16/13: Spring Break has changed to the week of March 10th, with Health Law taking place the week of March 17th.

        BUSM III & BUSM IV

        For BUSM 3 and 4 2013-2014 Block Calendars and Guidelines, please visit the Registrar’s Website:

        The following is the official vacation/time-off schedule for 3rd and 4th year students in the 2013-2014 academic year:

        • Thanksgiving Break: Starts at noon on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 through Sunday, December 1, 2013. Clerkships resume on Monday, December 2, 2013
        • Holiday: Starts after call responsibilities on Saturday, December 21, 2013 through Wednesday, January 1, 2014. Clerkships resume Thursday, January 2, 2014.
        • Spring Break: Starts Monday, March 24, 2014 through Sunday, March 30, 2014. Clerkships resume Monday, March 31, 2014

        ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-2015

        BUSM I

        Classes Start: 8/4/2014

        BUSM I 2014-2015 Fall

        BUSM I 2014-2015 Spring

        BUSM II

        Classes Start: 7/28/2014

        BUSM II 2014-2015 Fall

        BUSM II 2014-2015 Spring

        BUSM III & BUSM IV

        BUSM III Orientation: 5/27-5/30/2014
        Clerkships Start: 6/2/2014

        • Thanksgiving Break: Starts at noon on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 through Sunday, November 30, 2014. Clerkships resume on Monday, December 1, 2014

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