Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Fall 2015

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Monday, August 3
ALLIES* Orientation begins for International Students
*American Legal Learning for Internationally Educated Students

Monday, August 10
2015 Fall Semester begins

Monday, August 10 and Tuesday, August 11
First-Year Orientation

Wednesday, August 12
First-Year Introduction to Legal Process and LAWS I begin

Tuesday, August 18
Graduating Students Welcome Back Day

Wednesday, August 19
Upper Division Classes begin; First-Year Full Curriculum begins

Wednesday, August 26
Last day to Add/Drop Classes

Monday, September 7
No classes - Labor Day

Tuesday, September 8
Monday Day and Evening Classes meet; No Tuesday Classes

Monday, September 14
No classes - Rosh Hashanah

Tuesday, September 22
No Evening classes - Yom Kippur

Wednesday, September 23
No classes - Yom Kippur

Thursday, November 19
Last Day for Thursday Day and Evening Classes

Friday, November 20
Last Day for Friday Classes

Wednesday, November 25
No classes

Thursday, November 26 - Saturday, November 28
No classes - Thanksgiving Holiday

Monday, November 30
Last Day for Monday Day and Evening Classes

Tuesday, December 1
 Last Day for Tuesday Day Classes

Wednesday, December 2
Last Day for Wednesday Day and Evening Classes

Thursday, December 3
Tuesday Evening Classes meet; Last Day for Tuesday Evening Classes

Friday, December 4 - Sunday, December 6
Reading Period

Monday, December 7
Final Exams begin

Friday, December 18
Final Exams end; 2015 Fall Semester ends