ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2014 – 2015
The following Academic Calendar was correct and complete when compiled. However CDM reserves the right to revise or amend it, in whole or in part, at any time. Information on the current status of the Academic Calendar may be obtained by contacting the Office of the Vice Dean for Academic Affairs.
Summer 2015 Vacation
Fourth year DDS students (class of 2016)
group 1: June 8 – July 5, 2015
group 2: July 6 – August 2, 2015
group 3:, August 3 – August 30, 2015
Groups 1, 2, 3: August 31– September 7, 2015
Third year DDS students (class of 2017)
Group A: July 6 – August 2, 2015
Group B: August 3 – August 30, 2015
Groups A and B: August 31– September 7, 2015
Classes resume for third and fourth year DDS students (classes of 2017, 2016) - September 8, 2015
Classes resume for second year students (class of 2018) - August 24, 2015 (tentative date, check)
Postdoctoral Summer 2015 Vacation dates - All programs: staggered July/August
Major religious holidays
Jewish holidays begin at sunset on the evening before the listed date.
Muslim holidays begin at sunset on the evening before the listed date. Muslim holidays are based on a lunar calendar, and the actual dates are determined by direct observation of the moon and announced by the mosque.
Orthodox Christian holidays begin at sunset on the evening before the listed date.
Chinese New Year, though not a religious holiday, is the longest and most important of the traditional Chinese holidays in the Chinese lunar calendar. 2015 is the Year of the Sheep.