Western University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy Western University of Health Sciences
College of Pharmacy

Academic Calendar

PharmD Program (subject to change)

 

Monday, Aug. 5 – Friday, Aug. 9, 2013
Orientation to PharmD Program (Required for all new pharmacy students)

 

Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013
Convocation/White Coat Ceremony

 

Monday, Aug. 12, 2013
Classes begin (1st, 2nd & 3rd years)

 

Monday, Sept. 2, 2013
Labor Day Holiday

 

Friday, Sept. 6 – Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013
Block Break (P2 & P3)

 

Friday, Sept. 13, 2013
Residency Showcase

 

Thursday, Oct. 3 – Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013
Block Break (P2 & P3)

 

Monday, Oct. 14, 2013
Columbus Day Holiday

 

Friday, Nov. 1 – Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013
Block Break (P2 & P3)

 

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013
Career Day and Job Fair (1st, 2nd, & 3rd years)

 

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 (5:00 p.m.)
Thanksgiving recess

 

Monday, Dec. 2, 2013
Classes Resume

 

Friday, Dec. 20, 2013
Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester

 

Saturday, December 21, 2013 – Sunday, January 5, 2014
Winter Recess

 

Monday, Jan. 6, 2014
Spring Semester Classes begin (all years)

 

Monday, Jan. 20, 2014
Martin Luther King Holiday

 

Friday, Jan. 31, 2014
Job Fair & Interview Day (4th years)

 

Friday, Jan. 31 – Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014
Block Break (P2 & P3)

 

Monday, Feb. 17, 2014
Presidents Day Holiday

 

Friday, Feb. 28, 2014
Block Break (P2)

 

Monday, March 24 – Friday, March 28, 2014 (P1)
Wednesday, March 26 – Tuesday, April 1, 2014  (P2)
Spring Break

 

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Classes Resume

 

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Honors Day

 

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Commencement (3:00 p.m.)

 

Friday, May 16, 2014
Last Day of Spring Semester (P2)

 

Monday, May 26, 2014
Memorial Day Holiday