2022-23 DVM Academic Calendars

Fall 2022 - Spring 2023: Final Clinical Year

Rotation Dates
Block 6 Monday, August 22 - Sunday, September 11, 2022*
Block 7 Monday, September 12 - Sunday, October 2
Block 8 Monday, October 3 - Sunday, October 23
Block 9 Monday, October 24 - Sunday, November 13
Block 10 Monday, November 14 - Sunday, December 4
Block 11 Monday, December 5, 2022 - Monday, January 2, 2023**
Block 12 Tuesday, January 3 - Sunday, January 22***
Block 13 Monday, January 23 - Sunday, February 12
Block 14 Monday, February 13 - Sunday, March 5
Block 15 Monday, March 6 - Sunday, March 26
Block 16 Monday, March 27 - Sunday, April 16
Block 17 Monday, April 17 - Sunday, May 7

*September 5, 2022 is Labor Day. The Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) will operate on emergency hours. Students will be required to work according to schedules developed by the clerkship leaders.

**Block 11 holiday vacation: Students will receive one week off either during Christmas week or New Year’s Eve week. The Office of Academic Affairs will coordinate.

***January 2 is a university holiday and the VTH will operate on emergency hours. Block 11 will continue through January 2 and block 12 will begin on Tuesday, January 3. Please check with your clerkship leader regarding patient or on-call responsibilities.

If a federal or university holiday coincides with the first day of the block (Monday), the previous block will continue and the next block will start the following day (Tuesday).

Summer 2022: Clinical Rotations

Rotation Dates
Block 1 Monday, May 9 - Sunday, May 30*
Block 2 Monday, May 31 - Sunday, June 19
Block 3 Monday, June 20 - Sunday, July 10
Block 4 Monday, July 11 - Sunday, July 31
Block 5 Monday, August 1 - Sunday, August 21

*May 30, 2022 is a University holiday, and the VTH will operate on an emergency schedule. Please contact the clerkship leader regarding clinic coverage.

If a federal or university holiday coincides with the first day of the block (Monday), the previous block will continue and the next block will start the following day (Tuesday).

Fall 2022

Event Date
Semester Start Monday, August 29
Fall Break Friday, October 14
Thanksgiving Break Monday, November 21 - Friday, November 25
Semester End Tuesday, December 20

Spring 2023

Event Date
University Holiday (MLK Day) Monday, January 16
Semester Start Tuesday, January 17
Spring Break Monday, March 13 - Friday, March 17*
Semester End Wednesday, May 10

*March, 16-19 2023, SAVMA Symposium at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine

Fall 2023 - Spring 2024: Final Clinical Year

Rotation Dates
Block 6 Monday, August 21 - Sunday, September 10, 2023*
Block 7 Monday, September 11 - Sunday, October 1
Block 8 Monday, October 2 - Sunday, October 22
Block 9 Monday, October 23 - Sunday, November 12
Block 10 Monday, November 13 - Sunday, December 3
Block 11 Monday, December 4, 2023 - Monday, January 1, 2024**
Block 12 Tuesday, January 2 - Sunday, January 21
Block 13 Monday, January 22 - Sunday, February 11
Block 14 Monday, February 12 - Sunday, March 3
Block 15 Monday, March 4 - Sunday, March 24
Block 16 Monday, March 25 - Sunday, April 14
Block 17 Monday, April 15 - Sunday, May 5

*September 4, 2023 is Labor Day. The Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) will operate on emergency hours. Students will be required to work according to schedules developed by the clerkship leaders.

**Block 11 holiday vacation: Students will receive one week off either during Christmas week or New Year’s Eve week. The Office of Academic Affairs will coordinate.

If a federal or university holiday coincides with the first day of the block (Monday), the previous block will continue and the next block will start the following day (Tuesday).

Fall 2022

Event Date
Semester Start Monday, August 22
Fall Break Friday, October 14
Thanksgiving Break Monday, November 21 - Friday, November 25
Semester End Friday, December 16

Spring 2023

Event Date
University Holiday (MLK Day) Monday, January 16
Semester Start Tuesday, January 17
Spring Break Monday, March 13 - Friday, March 17
Semester End Monday, May 1

Summer 2023: Clinical Rotations

Rotation Dates
Block 1 Monday, May 8 - Sunday, May 28
Block 2 Monday, May 29 - Sunday, June 18
Block 3 Monday, June 19 - Sunday, July 9
Block 4 Monday, July 10 - Sunday, July 30
Block 5 Monday, July 31 - Sunday, August 20

Fall 2022

Event Date
Semester Start Monday, August 22
Fall Break Friday, October 14
Thanksgiving Break Monday, November 21 - Friday, November 25
Semester End Friday, December 16

Spring 2023

Event Date
University Holiday (MLK Day) Monday, January 16
Semester Start Tuesday, January 17
Spring Break Monday, March 13 - Friday, March 17
Semester End Wednesday, May 10

2021-22 DVM Academic Calendars (PDFs)

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