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Academic Calendar

The academic calendar for the IU School of Medicine MD Program varies by stage of training. Items marked by an asterisks are days off for students rotating in electives. Students rotating in required clerkships or sub-internships may have clinical shifts on these holidays.

April 1, 2021 through May 30, 2022

First Year (Class of 2025)
Activity Date Day(s)
Statewide Orientation August 3-6, 2021 Wednesday to Friday
Classes Begin (Fall) August 9, 2021 Monday
Labor Day September 6, 2021 Monday
Fall Break October 11-12, 2021 Monday and Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 24-28, 2021 Wednesday to Sunday
Classes End (Fall) December 17, 2021 Friday
Winter Break December 18, 2021 – January 9, 2022 Saturday to Sunday
Classes Begin (Spring) January 10, 2022 Monday
MLK Day January 17, 2022 Monday
Spring Break April 4-8, 2022 Monday to Friday
Classes End (Spring) May 20, 2022 Friday
 
Second Year (Class of 2024)
Activity Date Day(s)
Classes Begin (Fall) August 9, 2021 Monday
Labor Day September 6, 2021 Monday
Fall Break October 11-12, 2021 Monday and Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 24-28, 2021 Wednesday to Sunday
Classes End (Fall) December 17, 2021 Friday
Winter Break December 18, 2021– January 9, 2022 Saturday to Sunday
Comprehensive Basic Science Exam January 10, 2022 Monday
Step 1 Study Period and Prep Sessions January 11-12, 2022 Tuesday and Wednesday
Classes Begin (Spring) January 13, 2022 Thursday
MLK Day January 17, 2022 Monday
Classes End (Spring) February 25, 2022 Friday
Step 1 Study Period February 26, 2022– April 6, 2022 Saturday to Wednesday
Last Day to Take Step 1 April 6, 2022 Wednesday
Interprofessional Practice and Education (IPE)
April 12, 2021 - April 15, 2022 (Indianapolis)  *Please contact Regional Campus Coordinator for IPE dates at your campus
Phase 2 Begins April 18, 2022

Monday

 

Third Year (Class of 2023)
Activity Date Day(s)
Phase 2 Begins April 12, 2021 Monday
Orientation to Clerkships April 12, 2021 Monday
Memorial Day May 31, 2021 Monday
Independence Day July 5, 2021 (campus holiday) Monday
Labor Day September 6, 2021 Monday
Thanksgiving Break November 25 – 28, 2021 Thursday to Sunday
Winter Break December 21, 2021– January 2, 2022 Tuesday to Sunday
MLK Day/Day of Service January 17, 2022 Monday
Phase 3 Begins April 26, 2022 Tuesday
Memorial Day May 30, 2022 Monday

 

Fourth Year (Class of 2022)
Activity Date Day(s)
Phase 3 Begins April 19, 2021 Monday
Memorial Day May 31, 2021 Monday
Independence Day July 5, 2021 (campus holiday) Monday
Thanksgiving Break November 25 – 28, 2021 Thursday to Sunday
Winter Break December 24, 2021– January 2, 2022 Friday to Sunday
MLK Day/Day of Service January 17, 2022 Monday
Match Day March 18, 2022 Friday
IUSM Graduation Ceremony TBD TBD
Memorial Day May 30, 2022 Monday

 

April 1, 2022 through May 31, 2023

First Year (Class of 2026)
Activity Date Day(s)
Statewide Orientation August 2-5, 2022 Wednesday to Friday
Classes Begin (Fall) August 8, 2022 Monday
Labor Day September 5, 2022 Monday
Fall Break October 10-11, 2022 Monday and Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 23-27, 2022 Wednesday to Sunday
Classes End (Fall) December 16, 2022 Friday
Winter Break December 17, 2022 – January 8, 2023 Saturday to Sunday
Classes Begin (Spring) January 9, 2023 Monday
MLK Day January 16, 2023 Monday
Spring Break April 3-7, 2023 Monday to Friday
Classes End (Spring) May 19, 2023 Friday

 

Second Year (Class of 2025)
Activity Date Day(s)
Classes Begin (Fall) August 8, 2022 Monday
Labor Day September 5, 2022 Monday
Fall Break October 10-11, 2022 Monday and Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 23-7, 2022 Wednesday to Sunday
Classes End (Fall) December 16, 2022 Friday
Winter Break December 17, 2022 – January 8, 2023 Saturday to Sunday
Comprehensive Basic Science Exam January 9, 2023 Monday
Step 1 Study Period and Prep Sessions January 10-11, 2023 Tuesday and Wednesday
Classes Begin (Spring) January 12, 2023 Thursday
MLK Day January 16, 2023 Monday
Classes End (Spring) February 24, 2023 Friday
Step 1 Study Period February 25, 2023 – April 5, 2023 Saturday to Wednesday
Last Day to Take Step 1 April 5, 2023 Wednesday
Phase 2 Begins April 17, 2023 Monday

 

Third Year (Class of 2024)
Activity Date Day(s)
Phase 2 Begins April 18, 2022 Monday
Memorial Day May 25, 2022 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2022 Monday
Labor Day September 5, 2022 Monday
Thanksgiving Break November 24 – 27, 2022 Thursday to Sunday
Winter Break December 23, 2022 – January 2, 2023 Friday to Monday
MLK Day/Day of Service January 16, 2023 Monday
Phase 3 Begins April 17, 2023 Monday
Memorial Day May 29, 2023 Monday

 

Fourth Year (Class of 2023)
Activity Date Day(s)
Phase 3 Begins April 26, 2022 Tuesday
Memorial Day May 30, 2022 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2022 Monday
Thanksgiving Break November 24 – 27, 2022 Thursday to Sunday
Winter Break December 24, 2022 – January 2, 2023 Saturday to Monday
MLK Day/Day of Service January 16, 2023 Monday
Match Day March 17, 2023 Friday
IUSM Graduation Ceremony TBD TBD
Memorial Day May 29, 2023 Monday

 

April 1, 2023 through May 31, 2024

First Year (Class of 2027)
Activity Date Day(s)
Statewide Orientation August 2-4, 2023 Wednesday to Friday
Classes Begin (Fall) August 7, 2023 Monday
Labor Day September 4, 2023 Monday
Fall Break October 9-10, 2023 Monday and Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 22-26, 2023 Wednesday to Sunday
Classes End (Fall) December 15, 2023 Friday
Winter Break December 16, 2023 – January 7, 2024 Saturday to Sunday
Classes Begin (Spring) January 8, 2024 Monday
MLK Day January 15, 2024 Monday
Spring Break April 1-5, 2024 Monday to Friday
Classes End (Spring) May 17, 2024 Friday

 

Second Year (Class of 2026)
Activity Date Day(s)
Classes Begin (Fall) August 7, 2023 Monday
Labor Day September 4, 2023 Monday
Fall Break October 9-10, 2023 Monday and Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 22-26, 2023 Wednesday to Sunday
Classes End (Fall) December 15, 2023 Friday
Winter Break December 16, 2023 – January 7, 2024 Saturday to Sunday
Comprehensive Basic Science Exam January 8, 2024 Monday
Step 1 Study Period and Prep Sessions January 9-10, 2024 Tuesday and Wednesday
Classes Begin (Spring) January 11, 2024 Thursday
MLK Day January 15, 2024 Monday
Classes End (Spring) February 23, 2024 Friday
Step 1 Study Period February 24, 2024 – April 3, 2024 Saturday to Wednesday
Last Day to Take Step 1 April 3, 2024 Wednesday
Phase 2 Begins April 15, 2024 Monday

 

Third Year (Class of 2025)
Activity Date Day(s)
Phase 2 Begins April 17, 2023 Monday
Memorial Day May 27, 2023 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2023 Tuesday
Labor Day September 4, 2023 Monday
Thanksgiving Break November 23 – 26, 2023 Thursday to Sunday
Winter Break December 23, 2023 – January 2, 2024 Friday to Monday
MLK Day/Day of Service January 15, 2024 Monday
Phase 3 Begins April 24, 2024 Wednesday
Memorial Day May 27, 2024 Monday

 

Fourth Year (Class of 2024)
Activity Date Day(s)
Phase 3 Begins April 26, 2023 Wednesday
Memorial Day May 27, 2023 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2023 Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 23 – 26, 2023 Thursday to Sunday
Winter Break December 24, 2023 – January 1, 2024 Sunday to Monday
MLK Day/Day of Service January 18, 2024 Monday
Match Day March 15, 2024 Friday
IUSM Graduation Ceremony TBD TBD
Memorial Day May 27, 2024 Monday