Academic Calendar

The School of Nursing (SON) uses two different academic calendars: the semester and trimester.

semester 

The AAS program runs on the semester schedule and follows UAA's Academic Calendar.

trimester 

All other SON programs use the trimester schedule, trimesters begin and end on the dates below.

Baccalaureate Program Note

You are expected to be present the first day of class. SON will hold classes and clinical the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, even if UAA observes that day as part of Thanksgiving. Please make travel plans so that you are present for classes all of the days of the trimester and do not plan to leave town before the last day of class.

  • Spring 2018

    January 8 - April 21
  • Summer 2018

    May 7 - August 18
  • Fall 2018

    September 4 - December 15
  • Spring 2019

    January 7 - April 20
  • Summer 2019

    May 6 - August 17
  • Fall 2019

    September 3 - December 14
  • Spring 2020

    January 6 - April 18
  • Summer 2020

    May 4 - August 15
  • Fall 2020

    TBA
 

Fourth Semester Baccalaureate Program Students Only

All students enrolled in NS 401 must attend a full day orientation to prepare for clinical rotations prior to the first day of classes. This mandatory orientation is tentitively scheduled on the following dates:

  • Spring 2018
    Saturday, January 5
  • Summer 2018
    Saturday, May 4
  • Fall 2018
    Friday, August 31
  • Spring 2019
    Saturday, January 5
  • Summer 2019
    Saturday, May 4
  • Fall 2019
    Friday, August 30
  • Spring 2020
    Saturday, January 4
  • Summer 2020
    Saturday, May 2
  • Fall 2020
    TBA
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