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DVM Student Academic Calendar

2014-2015 Academic Calendar: PDF format

Fall 2014

Semester start Monday, August 25, 2014
Fall Break Friday, October 3, 2014
Fall (Thanksgiving) Break November 24 – 28, 2014
Fall Exams December 8 – 18, 2014

Spring 2015

  Freshmen &
Sophomores
Juniors
Semester start Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Monday, January 12, 2015
Spring Break †† March 16 – 20, 2015 ††
Spring Exams May 1 – 13, 2015 April 27 – May 1, 2015
Junior Year Ends May 1, 2015
Senior Year Begins (Class of 2016) May 11, 2015

†    Monday, January 19 is Martin Luther King Day – University Holiday

††  College of Veterinary Medicine spring break dates are different from Virginia Tech's spring break dates due to the SAVMA Symposium (Minnesota, March 19–21, 2015)

Senior Year Clinical Rotations (Class of 2015)

1. 5/12-6/1/14 9. 10/27-11/16
2. 6/2-6/22 10. 11/17-12/7
3. 6/23-7/13 11. 12/8/14-1/4/15
4. 7/14-8/3 12. 1/5-1/25
5. 8/4-8/24 13. 1/26-2/15
6. 8/25-9/14 14. 2/16-3/8
7. 9/15-10/5 15. 3/9-3/29
8. 10/6-10/26 16. 3/30-4/19
  17. 4/20-5/10

‡    This block includes VT Holidays (Christmas and New Year’s Day). Seniors will have vacation either Monday, 12/22/2014 through Sunday, 12/28/2014 or Monday, 12/29/2014 through Sunday, 1/4/2015. Students on any given block will discuss with one another the options and present the choices to the clerkship leader by October 1, 2014. The clerkship leader has the final decision on the schedule.


2015 Commencement

University and College Commencement for the Class of 2015: Friday, May 15, 2015