2022-2023 Calendar of Events, Holidays and Breaks

Event Offices Closed Date
Commencement Limited staff available Friday morning May 27, 2022
Memorial Day Monday* May 30, 2022
Summer Orientation Wednesday June 1, 2022
Independence Day Monday* July 4, 2022
Fall Orientation Monday-Thursday July 25 - 27, 2022
Labor Day Monday* September 5, 2022
White Coat Ceremony Friday September 16, 2022
Thanksgiving^ Thursday-Sunday* November 24 - 27, 2022**
Student (Didactic) Winter Break^ December 23, 2022 - January 2, 2023**
Christmas Friday-Monday* December 23-26, 2022
New Year’s Day Friday-Monday* December 30, 2022 - January 2, 2023*
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday* January 16, 2023
DMU Spring Break^ March 11 - 19, 2023**
Commencement Limited staff available Thursday June 1, 2023
Memorial Day Monday* May 29, 2023
Independence Day Tuesday* July 4, 2023

**Break Dates Inclusive
^May not apply to students on clinical rotations

2022-2023 Program Terms

Program / Year Term Program Start Program End
DO  Year I ('26) Fall 2022 August 1, 2022 December 9, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 19, 2023
DO Year II ('25) Fall 2022 July 18, 2022 December 2, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 26, 2023
DO Year III ('24) Fall 2022 August 8, 2022 December 23, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 2, 2023 May 21, 2023
DO Year IV ('23) Summer 2022 June 1, 2022 August 7, 2022
  Fall 2022 August 8, 2022 December 23, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 2, 2023 May 21, 2023
DPM Year I ('26) Fall 2022 August 1, 2022 December 9, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 19, 2023
DPM Year II ('25) Fall 2022 August 1, 2022 December 16, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 19, 2023
  Mini Session (Students complete four weeks of rotations) May 22, 2023 July 14, 2023
DPM Year III ('24) Fall 2022 July 18, 2022 December 9, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 2, 2023 May 19, 2023
DPM Year IV ('23) Summer 2022 June 6, 2022 August 5, 2022
  Fall 2022 August 8, 2022 December 23, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 2, 2023 May 19, 2023
DPT I ('25) Fall 2022 August 1, 2022 December 16, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 26, 2023
DPT II ('24) Summer 2022 June 6, 2022 August 5, 2022
  Fall 2022 August 15, 2022 December 16, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 26, 2023
DPT III ('23) Summer 2022 June 6, 2022 August 12, 2022
  Fall 2022 August 15, 2022 December 16, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 2, 2023 May 19, 2023
PA I ('24) Summer 2022 June 2, 2022 August 5, 2022
  Fall 2022 August 8, 2022 December 22, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 26, 2023
PA II ('23) Summer 2022 June 13, 2022 August 5, 2022
  Fall 2022 August 8, 2022 December 23, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 2, 2023 May 19, 2023
  Mini-session May 22, 2023 June 23, 2023
MBS and PHDBS Fall 2022 August 1, 2022 December 16, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 June 2, 2023
  Summer 2023 June 5, 2023 July 28, 2023
MSA Summer 2022 May 31, 2022 July 29, 2022
  Fall 2022 August 1, 2022 December 9, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 3, 2023 May 19, 2023
MHA / MPH Fall 2022 August 15, 2022 December 11, 2022
  Spring 2023 January 9, 2023 May 14, 2023
  Summer 2023 June 5, 2023 July 30, 2023

2023-2024 Calendar of Events, Holidays and Breaks

Event Offices Closed Date
Commencement Limited staff available Thursday June 1, 2023
Memorial Day Monday* May 29, 2023
Summer Orientation (PA program) Friday June 2, 2023
Independence Day Tuesday* July 4, 2023
Fall Orientation (DO, DPM, MSA, MSBS & PhD programs) Thursday-Friday July 27 - 28, 2023
Fall Orientation (DPT & OTD programs) Friday August 11, 2023
Labor Day Monday* September 4, 2023
White Coat Ceremony Friday September 15, 2023
Thanksgiving^ Thursday-Sunday* November 23 - 26, 2023**
Student (Didactic) Winter Break^ December 23, 2023 - January 1, 2024**
Christmas Monday-Tuesday* December 25-26, 2023
New Year’s Day Friday-Monday* December 29, 2023 - January 1, 2024*
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday* January 15, 2024
DMU Spring Break^ March 9 - 17, 2024**
Commencement Limited staff available Friday morning May 24, 2024
Memorial Day Monday* May 27, 2024
Independence Day Thursday* July 4, 2024

**Break Dates Inclusive
^May not apply to students on clinical rotations

2023-2024 Program Terms

Program / Year Term Program Start Program End
DO  Year I ('27) Fall 2023 July 31, 2023 December 8, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
DO Year II ('26) Fall 2023 July 17, 2023 December 1, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 24, 2024
DO Year III ('25) Fall 2023 August 7, 2023 December 24, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 1, 2024 May 19, 2024
DO Year IV ('24) Summer 2023 May 31, 2023 August 6, 2023
  Fall 2023 August 7, 2023 December 24, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 1, 2024 May 19, 2024
DPM Year I ('27) Fall 2023 July 31, 2023 December 8, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
DPM Year II ('26) Fall 2023 July 31, 2023 December 15, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
  Mini Session (Students complete four weeks of rotations) May 20, 2024 July 12, 2024
DPM Year III ('25) Fall 2023 July 17, 2023 December 8, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 1, 2024 May 17, 2024
DPM Year IV ('24) Summer 2023 June 5, 2023 August 4, 2023
  Fall 2023 August 7, 2023 December 22, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 1, 2024 May 17, 2024
DPT I Fall 2023 August 14, 2023 December 22, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
DPT II ('25) Summer 2023 June 5, 2023 August 4, 2023
  Fall 2023 August 14, 2023 December 15, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 24, 2024
DPT III ('24) Summer 2023 June 5, 2023 August 11, 2023
  Fall 2023 August 14, 2023 December 15, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
OTD I ('26) Fall 2023 August 14, 2023 December 22, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
PA I ('25) Summer 2023 June 5, 2023 August 4, 2023
  Fall 2023 August 14, 2023 December 22, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
PA II ('24) Summer 2023 June 12, 2023 August 4, 2023
  Fall 2023 August 7, 2023 December 22, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 1, 2024 May 17, 2024
  Mini-session May 20, 2024 June 21, 2024
MBS and PHDBS Fall 2023 July 31, 2023 December 15, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 31, 2024
  Summer 2024 June 3, 2024 July 26, 2024
MSA Summer 2023 May 30, 2023 July 28, 2023
  Fall 2023 July 31, 2023 December 8, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 2, 2024 May 17, 2024
MHA / MPH Fall 2023 August 14, 2023 December 10, 2023
  Spring 2024 January 8, 2024 May 12, 2024
  Summer 2024 June 3, 2024 July 28, 2024
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