• First Term 

    July 26, 2021 - July 30, 2021 Orientation/First Week of Class
    July 26, 2021 - August 15, 2021 Patient, Doctor, Society
    July 26, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Introduction to Clinical Medicine
    July 26, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Learning Communities
    August 15, 2021 White Coat Ceremony
    August 16, 2021 - September 5, 2021 Fundamentals of Medicine - Block 1
    September 6, 2021 Labor Day Holiday*
    September 6, 2021 - October 3, 2021 Fundamentals of Medicine - Block 2
    October 4, 2021 - October 31, 2021 Fundamentals of Medicine - Block 3
    October 18, 2021 - October 24, 2021 Fall Break*
    November 1, 2021 - November 28, 2021 Fundamentals of Medicine - Block 4
    November 25, 2021 - November 26, 2021 Thanksgiving Break*
    November 29, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Fundamentals of Medicine - Block 5
    December 20, 2021 - January 2, 2022 Winter Break*/Fall Remediation**
    December 29, 2021 Fall Remediation**

    Second Term

    January 3, 2022 - February 6, 2022 Cardiovascular Module
    January 3, 2022 - June 5, 2022 Introduction to Clinical Medicine
    January 3, 2022 - June 5, 2022 Learning Communities
    January 17, 2022 Martin Luther King Day*
    February 7, 2022 - March 13, 2022 Pulmonary Module 
    March 14, 2022 - March 20, 2022 Spring Break*/Spring Remediation**
    March 21, 2022 - May 1, 2022 Gastrointestinal Module
    March 24, 2022 and March 31, 2022 Spring Remediation**
    May 2, 2022 - June 5, 2022 Renal Module
    May 30, 2022 Memorial Day*
    June 5, 2022 Last Day of Class
    June 6, 2022 - June 26, 2022 Summer Break*/Summer Remediation**
    June 17, 2022 and June 29, 2022 Summer Remediation**

    *When planning for breaks, students should wait to make travel plans until they have their full class and exam schedules. Because sessions/exams could be rescheduled, students should not plan to leave "early" for break.

    **Students who do not pass Fundamentals block(s) will be required to remediate during winter break. Students who do not pass an organ module course will be required to remediate during spring or summer break. Module leadership (with UME) will determine which remediation date will apply to each course.

  • First Term 

    June 28, 2021 - August 1, 2021 Intro to Scholarly Activity (online)/Special Topics
    June 28, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Learning Communities
    July 30, 2021 Reorientation
    August 1, 2021 White Coat Ceremony
    August 2, 2021 First Day of Organ Modules
    August 2, 2021 - October 10, 2021 Neurosciences Module
    August 2, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Introduction to Clincial Medicine
    September 6, 2021 Labor Day Holiday*
    October 11, 2021 - November 28, 2021 Musculoskeletal & Skin Module
    October 18, 2021 - October 24, 2021 Special Topics
    October 18, 2021 - October 24, 2021 Fall Break/Special Topics*
    November 25, 2021 - November 26, 2021 Thanksgiving Break*
    November 29, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Endocrine Module
    December 20, 2021 - January 2, 2022 Winter Break*/Fall Remedication**
    December 29, 2021 Fall Remediation**

    Second Term

    January 3, 2022 - January 30, 2022 Reproductive Module
    January 3, 2022 - March 6, 2022 Introduction to Clincial Medicine
    January 3, 2022 - June 26, 2022 Learning Communities
    January 17, 2022 Martin Luther King Day*
    January 31, 2022 - February 27, 2022 Hemotology/Oncology Module
    February 4, 2022 Mandatory Class Meeting
    February 28, 2022 - March 6, 2022 Evidenced-Based Medicine
    March 7, 2022 - March 13, 2022 ICM - Objective Structured Clincial Exams (OSCE)
    March 14, 2022 - April 26, 2022 Dedicated Step 1 Study Time
    March 24, 2022 and March 31, 2022 Spring Remediation**
    April 26, 2022 Deadline to take Step 1 to start clerkships on time
    April 27-29, 2022 Intro to Clinicals (Orientation)
    May 2, 2022 Start of Clinical Rotations
    May 2, 2022 - May 29, 2022 Block 6A - Clerkship/Elective Rotations***
    May 30, 2022 - June 26, 2022 Block 6B - Clerkship/Elective Rotations***

    *When planning for breaks, students should wait to make travel plans until they have their full class and exam schedules. Because sessions/exams could be rescheduled, students should not plan to leave "early" for break.

    **Students who do not pass Fundamentals block(s) will be required to remediate during winter break. Students who do not pass an organ module course will be required to remediate during spring or summer break. Module leadership (with UME) will determine which remediation date will apply to each course.

    ***The third year curriculum technically starts with clinical rotations in Block 6 of the MS2 year. While these courses are part of the MS3 curriculum, they fall under tuition and financial aid process for the 2nd year of medical school.

  • First Term 

    June 28, 2021 - July 25, 2021 Block 1A - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    June 28, 2021 - October 17, 2022 Longitudinal Integrated Curriculum (Tuscaloosa)
    First Term - Block 6 (MS2) through Block 2***
    June 28, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Learning Communities
    July 26, 2021 - August 22, 2021 Block 1B - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    August 23, 2021 - September 19, 2021 Block 2A - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    September 20, 2021 - October 17, 2021 Block 2B - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    October 18, 2021 - October 24, 2021 Special Topics
    October 25, 2021 - November 21, 2021 Block 3A - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    October 25, 2021 - April 24, 2022 Longitudinal Integrated Curriculum (Tuscaloosa)
    Second Term - Block 3 through Block 5***
    November 22, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Block 3B - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    December 20, 2021 - January 2, 2022 Winter Break

    Second Term

    January 3, 2022 - January 30, 2022 Block 4A - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    January 3, 2022 - June 26, 2022 Learning Communities
    January 31, 2022 - February 27, 2022 Block 4B - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    February 11, 2022 Mandatory Class Meeting
    February 28, 2022 - March 27, 2022 Block 5A - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    March 28, 2022 - April 24, 2022 Block 5B - Clerkship/Elective Rotations
    April 25, 2022 - May 1, 2022 Special Topics
    May 2, 2022 - May 29, 2022 Block 6A - Acting Internship/Elective Rotations
    May 30, 2022 - June 26, 2022 Block 6B - Acting Internship/Elective Rotations

    *If you have met all your Special Topics requirements, this week may be used as a break.

    **The third year curriculum technically starts with clinical rotations in Block 6 of the MS2 year. While these courses are part of the MS3 curriculum, they fall under tuition and financial aid process for the 2nd year of medical school.

    **Dates for courses in the Longitudinal Integrated Curriculum (Tuscaloosa Only) vary by student. The LIC has two terms. The first term starts in Block 6 of the MS2 year and ends in Block 2 of the MS3 year. The second Term starts in Block 3 and ends in Block 5.

  • First Term 

    June 28, 2021 - July 25, 2021 Block 1A - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    June 28, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Learning Communities
    July 26, 2021 - August 22, 2021 Block 1B - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    August 23, 2021 - September 19, 2021 Block 2A - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    September 20, 2021 - October 17, 2021 Block 2B - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    October 18, 2021 - October 24, 2021 Special Topics
    October 25, 2021 - November 21, 2021 Block 3A - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    November 1, 2021 Deadline to take Step 2CK for June graduates
    November 22, 2021 - December 19, 2021 Block 3B - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    December 8, 2021 Military Match Results
    December 20, 2021 - January 2, 2022 Winter Break

    Second Term

    January 3, 2022 - January 30, 2022 Block 4A - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    January 31, 2022 - February 27, 2022 Block 4B - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    January 3, 2022 - April 24, 2022 Learning Communities
    February 1, 2022 Urology Match Results
    February 8, 2022 Optho Match Results
    February 28, 2022 - March 27, 2022 Block 5A - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    March 14, 2022 First of SOAP
    March 18, 2022 Match Day (Main Residency)
    March 28, 2022 - April 10, 2022 Block 5B - Residency Prep 1
    April 11, 2022 - April 24, 2022 Block 5B - Residency Prep 2
    April 25, 2022 - May 1, 2022 Special Topics*
    May 2, 2022 - May 29, 2022 Block 6A - Acting Intership/Elective Rotations
    May 14, 2022 Commencement
    May 29, 2022 Last Day of Class
    June 4, 2022 Diploma Date

    *If you have met all your Special Topics requirements, this week may be used as a break.

    **MS4 student schedules vary. MS4 students are permitted to have up to 12 weeks of unscheduled time in the first term and up to 10 weeks of unscheduled time in the second term.