MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Fall 2019

August 19 - 23 New Student Orientation 
August 26 Fall Semester Academic Classes Begin
September 2 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
September 16 First Tutorial Begins
November 28 - 29 Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
December 6 Last Day of Classes
December 6 First Tutorial Ends
December 9 - 13 Final Exams
December 13 End of Fall Semester

Spring 2020

January 6 Second Tutorial Begins
January 6              Spring Semester Academic Classes Begin
January 20 Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes)
February 17 Presidents Day Holiday (no classes)
March 6 Second Tutorial Ends
March 6 Last day to drop with grade (WP or WF)
March 9 Third Tutorial Begins
March 16-20 Spring Break (no classes)
April 24 Last Day of Classes
April 27 - May 1 Final Exams
May 1 End of Spring Semester
May 9 GSBS Commencement Exercises
May 15 Third Tutorial Ends

Summer 2020

May 18 Summer Term Begins
May 25 Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
July 17 Last day to drop with grade (WP or WF)
June 30 2nd 6-Week Session Begins
July 3 Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
August 7 Last Day of Classes
August 10-11                       Final Exams
August 11 End of Summer Term