2015-2016 Academic Calendar

Matriculation

START@YALE: Monday, June 15, 2015

First Year Students: Thursday, August 13, 2015, 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Sterling Hall of Medicine (SHM), 333 Cedar Street

Registration

Second-Year Students:

Fall Term: July 1, 2015 – July 31, 2015
Spring Term: November 2, 2015 – November 30, 2015 [first & second years]
(Period to complete Tuition and Fee Requirements) 

Fall Term: August 3, 2015 – August 25, 2015
Spring Term: November 2, 2015 – January 4, 2016 [first & second years]
(Period to complete the SIS Online Registration Check-in & Immunization Requirements)

Third-Year through
Fifth-Year Students:
Fall Term: June 1, 2015 – June 15, 2015
Spring Term: November 2, 2015 – January 4, 2016
(Period to complete the SIS Online Registration Check-in & Immunization Requirements)
Fall Term: July 1, 2015 – July 31, 2015
Spring Term: November 2, 2015 – November 30, 2015
(Period to complete Tuition and Fee Requirements)

First and Second Year Classes*

(*includes exam period)

First Semester

First-Year Students:

August 17, 2015 – December 22, 2015*

Second-Year Students:August 25, 2015 – December 22, 2015*

Second Semester

First-Year Students:January 4, 2016 – May 27, 2016*
Second-Year Students:January 4, 2016 – April 1, 2016

Third and Fourth Year Clerkships and Elective Periods

Tran-si-tion

(Attendance is mandatory for students beginning third year clerkships.)
June 8, 2015 - June 14, 2015


*Excluding the internal medicine subinternship dates which can be found on MedHub
First SemesterClerkships - 12 Week Blocks
06/15/2015 - 09/04/2015
09/08/2015 - 11/27/2015

Electives/Subinternships* - 4 Week Blocks
06/15/2015 - 09/04/2015
09/08/2015 - 11/27/2015
06/15/2015 - 07/10/2015
07/13/2015 - 08/07/2015
08/10/2015 - 09/04/2015
09/08/2015 - 10/02/2015
10/05/2015 - 10/30/2015
11/02/2015 - 11/27/2015
Second Semester:Clerkships - 12 Week Blocks
01/04/2016 - 03/25/2016
03/28/2016 - 06/17/2016
Electives/Subinternships* - 4 Week Blocks
01/04/2016 - 01/29/2016
02/01/2016 - 02/26/2016
02/29/2016 - 03/25/2016
03/28/2016 - 04/22/2016
04/25/2016 - 05/20/2016
05/23/2016 - 06/17/2016
 Integrated Clinical Medicine Course (ICM)
02/29/2016 – 03/18/2016

Vacations

Fall Recess

November 21, 2015 – November 29, 2015(First and second year students)

Winter Break

December 23, 2015 – January 3, 2016(First and second year students)
November 28, 2015 – January 3, 2016(Third and fourth year students)

Spring Break

March 12, 2016 – March 20, 2016(First and second year students)

Holidays and “Special” Days

Labor DaySeptember 7, 2015(No classes or clerkships – all students)
Martin Luther King DayJanuary 18, 2016(No classes all day - first and second year students)
Match DayMarch, 18, 2016
Student Research DayMay 3, 2016(No afternoon classes – first year students)
CommencementMay 23, 2016(Congratulations to the Class of 2016!)
Memorial DayMay 30, 2016