MD Anderson Cancer Center - UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Fall 2017

August 21 - 25 New Student Orientation 
August 28 Fall Semester Academic Classes Begin
September 4 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
September 18 First Tutorial Begins
November 23 - 24 Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
December 8 Last Day of Classes
December 8 First Tutorial Ends
December 11 - 15 Final Exams
December 15 End of Fall Semester

Spring 2018

January 2 Second Tutorial Begins
January 8              Spring Semester Academic Classes Begin
January 15 Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes)
February 19 Presidents Day Holiday (no classes)
March 2 Second Tutorial Ends
March 5 Third Tutorial Begins
March 12-16 Spring Break (no classes)
April 27 Last Day of Classes
April 30- May 4 Final Exams
May 4 End of Spring Semester
May 11 Third Tutorial Ends
May 19 GSBS Commencement Exercises

Summer 2018

May 21 Summer Term Begins
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
July 5 2nd 6-Week Session Begins
August 13 Last Day of Classes
August 14 - 15                       Final Exams
August 15 End of Summer Term