MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Fall 2020

August 24 - 28 New Student Orientation 
August 31 Fall Semester Academic Classes Begin
September 7 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
October 1 First Tutorial Begins
November 26 - 27 Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
December 11 Last Day of Classes
December 11 First Tutorial Ends
December 14 - 18 Final Exams
December 18 End of Fall Semester

Spring 2021

January 4 Second Tutorial Begins
January 11              Spring Semester Academic Classes Begin
January 18 Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes)
February 15 Presidents Day Holiday (no classes)
March 5 Second Tutorial Ends
March 8 Third Tutorial Begins
March 15-19 Spring Break (no classes)
April 30 Last Day of Classes
May 3 - 7 Final Exams
May 7 End of Spring Semester
May 14 Third Tutorial Ends
May 22 GSBS Commencement Exercises

Summer 2021

May 17 Summer Term Begins
May 31 Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
June 29 2nd 6-Week Session Begins
July 5 Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
August 6 Last Day of Classes
August 9-10                       Final Exams
August 10 End of Summer Term