Hofstra Law

Academic Calendar

Summer Session 1 2021

Description Dates
First Day of Classes
(Trial Techniques class only)
Wednesday, May 19
All other Summer Session 1
classes begin
Tuesday, May 25
Memorial Day – Holiday
No Classes
Monday, May 31
Monday Class Schedule Tuesday, June 1
Holiday – Juneteenth
(Observed)
Friday, June 18
4th of July – Holiday
No Classes
Monday, July 5
Monday Class Schedule Wednesday, July 14
Friday Class Schedule
Last Day of Classes
Thursday, July 15
Reading Day Friday, July 16
Final Exam Period Monday, July 19 –
Wednesday, July 21

Summer Session 3 2021

Thursday, July 22 – Saturday, August 14


Fall 2021

Description Dates
Orientation and
Intro to Law Class
Monday, August 16 -
Friday, August 20
Classes Begin Monday, August 23
Labor Day – Holiday
No Classes
Monday, September 6
Rosh Hashanah – Holiday
No Classes
Tuesday, September 7 -
Wednesday, September 8
Yom Kippur – Holiday
No Classes
Thursday, September 16
Thanksgiving Holiday
No Classes
Thursday, November 25 –
Friday, November 26
Last Day of Classes
Thursday Class Schedule
Monday, December 6
Reading Day Tuesday, December 7
Final Exam Period Wednesday, December 8 –
Tuesday, December 21
Law School Commencement TBA

Spring 2022

Description Dates
First Day of Classes Wednesday, January 12
Extra Legal Writing Class Friday, January 14
Martin Luther King, Jr. – Holiday
No Classes
Monday, January 17
Monday Class Schedule Wednesday, January 26
President’s Day – Holiday
No Classes
Monday, February 21
Spring Break – No Classes Monday, March 14 -
Friday, March 18
Monday Class Schedule
Last Day of Classes
Thursday, April 28
Reading Day Friday, April 29
Reading Day Monday, May 2
Final Exam Period Tuesday, May 3 -
Monday, May 16
Law School Commencement TBA