UCSF

2012-2013 Academic Calendar

Academic calendar

This calendar applies to 1st-, 2nd-, 3rd-, and 4th-year PharmD didactic courses. It differs from the academic calendar of the Office of Admission and Registrar (OAR). Use the OAR academic calendar only for determining registration and graduation dates. For all other dates, when a discrepancy exists, our academic calendar takes precedence over theirs. This academic year has 146 days of instruction.

Fall 2012

This quarter has 49 days of instruction.

Instruction Begins

Sep 27, Thu

Last day to file or change your study list online

See Deadlines.

Last day to change grading option or drop a course by petition with fee

See Deadlines.

Veteran's Holiday

Nov 12, Mon

Thanksgiving Holiday

Nov 22-23, Thu-Fri

Instruction Ends (see Reading Day below)

Dec 7, Fri

Final Exams

Dec 10-14, Mon-Fri

Winter Break

Dec 15-Jan 6, Sat-Sun

Winter Holiday

Dec 24-25, Mon-Tue

New Year's Holiday

Dec 31-Jan 1, Mon-Tue

Winter 2013

This quarter has 48 days of instruction.

Instruction Begins

Jan 7, Mon

Last day to file or change your study list online

See Deadlines.

MLK Jr. Holiday

Jan 21, Mon

Last day to change grading option or drop a course by petition with fee

See Deadlines.

Presidents Holiday

Feb 18, Mon

Instruction Ends (see Reading Day below)

Mar 15, Fri

Final Exams

Mar 18-22, Mon-Fri

Spring Break

Mar 23-31, Sat-Sun

Cesar Chavez Holiday

Mar 29, Fri

Spring 2013

This quarter has 49 days of instruction.

Instruction Begins

Apr 1, Mon

Last day to file or change your study list online

See Deadlines.

Last day to change grading option or drop a course by petition with fee

See Deadlines.

Commencement

May 24, Fri

Memorial Holiday

May 27, Mon

Instruction Ends (see Reading Day below)

Jun 7, Fri

Final Exams

Jun 10-14, Mon-Fri

Notes

  • Reading Day: The last day of instruction is designated as a Reading Day. Classes normally offered on this day are rescheduled.
  • Holiday = Classes are not in session, administrative offices are closed.
  • Break = Classes are not in session, administrative offices are open.

Block calendar

This calendar applies to all site locations in 3rd- and 4th-year Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences.

Medical facilities, clinics and APPE sites may or may not observe UCSF holidays given patient care needs. Check with your preceptor if you have a question about the schedule that will apply during your rotations.

 

Summer 2012

Block 1

Jul 2-Aug 10, Mon-Fri

Break

Aug 11-19, Sat-Sun

Block 2

Aug 20-Sep 28, Mon-Fri

 

Fall 2012

Block 1

Oct 1-Nov 9, Mon-Fri

Block 2

Nov 12-Dec 21, Mon-Fri

Break

Dec 22-Jan 6, Sat-Sun

 

Winter 2013

Block 1

Jan 7-Feb 15, Mon-Fri

Block 2

Feb 18-Mar 29, Mon-Fri

 

Spring 2013

Block 1

Apr 1-May 10, Mon-Fri

Break

May 11-18, Sat-Sun

Block 2

May 20-Jun 28, Mon-Fri

 

Summer 2013

Block 1

Jul 1-Aug 9, Mon-Fri

Break

Aug 10-18, Sat-Sun

Block 2

Aug 19-Sep 27, Mon-Fri

Pathway declaration calendar

This calendar applies to the 2nd-year pathway declaration process.

Declarations Due

January 7, Monday

Interview Sign-ups

January 9 to 10, Wednesday to Thursday

Interviews

January 22 to 25, Tuesday to Friday

Decisions Announced

February 1, Friday

Appeal Deadline

February 8, Friday

Related Site: Registration for study list filing, change grade option, and drop a course deadlines