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FALL SEMESTER 2020

Dates and events listed are for Graduate Studies and the Colleges of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Allied Health Professions, and Public Health.  Exceptions are noted where applicable.
Dates may be subject to change.

Students will receive email notifications on the 10th day of the semester regarding their billing statement. A late fee will be assessed on any tuition and/or fees not paid in full by the due date on the billing statement.

The last day to qualify for residency is the last day of registration (6th day of the semester).

Deadline for waiving student insurance is during the first 14 days of the semester.  

FALL 2020 ORIENTATION SCHEDULE
IPE – Inter-Professional Education Orientation Event – Omaha August 19, 2020
Orientation/Registration for ALL NEW STUDENTS August 19 - 21, 2020
Medical Laboratory Science (MLS)
May 19, 2020
Medicine
August 17 - 21, 2020
Medical Nutrition 1/2
August 18 - 19, 2020
Allied Health and Pharmacy
August 19, 2020
College of Nursing
Varies by Campus
 
FALL 2020 Semester Dates August 24, 2020 - December 18, 2020
Pharmacy 4
May 11, 2020 - December 18, 2020
Medical Laboratory Science (MLS)
May 20, 2020 - December 18, 2020
Medicine 3
June 29, 2020 - December 18, 2020
Postgraduate Dental Certificate
July 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Medicine 4
July 6, 2020 - December 18, 2020
PA 3 and IPAP Phase I
August 31, 2020 - December 18, 2020
IPAP Phase II
August 24, 2020 - January 30, 2021
BSN-Traditional, MSN, Post Masters Certificate, and DNP
August 17, 2020 - December 11, 2020


DROP/WITHDRAW DATES 

Last Day before 12:00 Midnight to ADD/DROP Classes (MLS) May 26, 2020
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes (MLS) October 16, 2020

Course(s) dropped between May 27, 2020 and October 16, 2020 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


Last Day before 12:00 Midnight to ADD/DROP Classes (BSN-Traditional, MSN, Post Masters Certificate, and DNP) August 23, 2020
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes (BSN-Traditional, MSN, Post Masters Certificate, and DNP) November 6, 2020

Course(s) dropped between August 24, 2020 and November 6, 2020 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


Last Day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP Classes (August 24, 2020 start date) August 30, 2020
Last Day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from Classes (August 24, 2020 start date) November 13, 2020
Course(s) dropped between August 31, 2020 and November 13, 2020 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.

 
Deadline to apply for December graduation October 10, 2020
Student Breaks and Holidays:
Memorial Day May 25, 2020
Independence Day (Observed) July 3, 2020 (MLS July 1-5)
Labor Day September 7, 2020
Fall Break
MITS/D/Post Bacc, Medical Nutrition 1/2, Clinical Perfusion 5/D, Nursing, Graduate, Public Health, PT 2/3, Genetic Counseling, HPTT, Radiography
October 19-20
Medicine 3
September 19-27
Thanksgiving Breaks
PA 1, PA/D, PT 1/2, MITS/D/Post Bacc, Medical Nutrition 1/2, Clinical Perfusion/D, Cytotechnology/D, Nursing, Public Health, Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, Genetic Counseling, HPTT, Radiography
November 25-28
PA 2/3, PT 3
November 26
Medicine
November 26-27
MLS, Pharmacy, Radiation Oncology, Medical Family Therapy, Graduate
November 26-28
Commencement:
Omaha December 18, 2020

Special Notes:
Dentistry: Dental Students National Board Exam for seniors will be administered by computer.
Dental Admissions Test will be administered by computer throughout the year.


Medicine Clerkship Schedule: 2020

Phase 2 will follow a 2-week clerkship schedule starting March 30, 2020.
Phase 3 Clerkship Schedule:

April 6 – May 3 August 31 – September 27
May 4 – May 31 September 28 – October 25
June 1 – June 26 October 26 – November 22
July 6 – August 2 November 23 – December 18
August 3 – August 30

USMLE exams are administered by computer at designated testing sites throughout the year.


Pharmacy:

P 1/2 IPPE Clerkship Schedule: 2020                          Pharmacy 4 Clerkship Schedule: 2020

May 11 – May 29
May 11 – June 5
June 1 – June 19
June 8 – July 3
June 22 - July 10
July 6 - July 31
July 13 – July 31
August 3 – August 28
August 3 – August 21
August 31 – September 25
September 28 – October 23
October 26 – November 20
November 23 – December 18

Physician Assistant Clerkship Schedule: 2020

August 31 – September 27
September 28 - October 25
October 26 – November 22
November 23 – December 18

SPRING SEMESTER 2021

 

Dates and events listed are for Graduate Studies and the Colleges of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Allied Health Professions, and Public Health.  Exceptions are noted where applicable.
Dates may be subject to change.

Students will receive email notifications on the 10th day of the semester regarding their billing statement. A late fee will be assessed on any tuition and/or fees not paid in full by the due date on the billing statement.

The last day to qualify for residency is the last day of registration (6th day of the semester).

Deadline for waiving student insurance is during the first 14 days of the semester.

SPRING 2021 Semester Dates January 11, 2021 - May 7, 2021
Postgraduate Dental Certificate
January 2, 2021 - June 30, 2021
IPAP Phase II
January 4, 2021 - June 11, 2021
Pharmacy 4
January 4, 2021 - April 30, 2021
Dentistry D1 / D2
January 11, 2021 - May 7, 2021
Dentistry Advanced Standing D2
January 4, 2021 - May 7, 2021
PT 3, Clinical Perfusion 6, Dentistry D3 / D4
January 4, 2021 - May 7, 2021
Dental Hygiene DH3 / DH4
January 11, 2021 - May 7, 2021
IPAP Phase I
January 4, 2021 - April 23, 2021
Medicine 1
January 4, 2021 - May 28, 2021
Medicine 2
January 11, 2021 - June 30, 2021
Medicine 3
January 4, 2021 - June 25, 2021
Medicine 4 and PA 2
January 4, 2021 - May 2, 2021
Last Day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP Classes (January 4, 2021 start date) January 10, 2021
Last Day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from Classes (January 4, 2021 start date) April 2, 2021

Course(s) dropped between January 11, 2021 and April 2, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’.  Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


Last Day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP Classes (January 11, 2021 start date) January 17, 2021
Last Day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from Classes (January 11, 2021 start date) April 2, 2021

Course(s) dropped between January 18, 2021 and April 2, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’.  Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


Deadline to apply for May graduation February 10, 2021
IPE – Inter-Professional Education Day Year 1 February 10, 2021
IPE – Inter-Professional Education Day Year 2 February 24, 2021
Student Holidays and Breaks:
Martin Luther King Day January 18, 2021
Spring Break March 14 - March 21, 2021
Clinical Perfusion 6
February 28 - March 7, 2021
Medicine 1
March 6 - March 14, 2021
Dentistry, Dentistry Advanced Standing, Dental Hygiene
March 15 - March 19, 2021
Medicine2
March 13 - March 21, 2021
Medicine 3/4
March 27 - April 4, 2021
Pharmacy 4
March 28 - April 4, 2021
PA 2
March 29 - April 4, 2021
Commencement:
Kearney, Lincoln, Norfolk May 6, 2021
Omaha, Scottsbluff May 8, 2021

Special Notes:
Dentistry:  

Profession Day TBA
Regional Board Exams TBA
Dental Hygiene National Board Exam TBA
American Dental Educ. Association March 13 - 16, 2021
Nebraska Dental Association Meeting April 22 - 23, 2021
American Association of Dental Research TBA

Medicine Clerkship Schedule: 2021
Phase 2 will follow a 2-week clerkship schedule starting January 11, 2021
Phase 3 Clerkship Schedule: 2021

January 4 - January 31
February 1 - February 28
March 1 - March 26
April 5, 2021 – May 2, 2021

 USMLE exams are administered by computer at designated testing sites throughout the year.


Pharmacy 4 Clerkship Schedule: 2021

January 4 - January 29
February 1 - February 26
March 1 - March 26
April 5 - April 30

Physician Assistant 2 Clerkship Schedule: 2021

January 4 - January 31
February 1 - February 28
March 1 - March 28
April 5 – May 2

SUMMER SEMESTER 2021

Dates and events listed are for Graduate Studies and the Colleges of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Allied Health Professions, and Public Health.  Exceptions are noted where applicable.
Dates may be subject to change.

Students will receive email notifications on the 10th day of the semester regarding their billing statement. A late fee will be assessed on any tuition and/or fees not paid in full by the due date on the billing statement.

The last day to qualify for residency is the last day of registration (6th day of the semester). 

Summer 2021 Semester Dates

PA 1/D, Canadian, MITS/D, Medical Nutrition 1, Clinical Perfusion 5/D, Genetic Counseling 1, HPTT, RN-BSN, DDS 2/3, Dentistry Advanced Standing, Medical Family Therapy, Radiography 1, Cytotechnology/D, Public Health May 17 - August 13, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes May 19, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes July 18, 2021

Course(s) dropped between May 20, 2021 and July 18, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


Accelerated Nursing May 10 – August 13, 2021
Last Day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP Classes May 12, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes July 16, 2021

Course(s) dropped between May 13, 2021 and July 16, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


Allied Health:

PA 2 May 3 - August 27, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes May 5, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes July 23, 2021

Course(s) dropped between May 6, 2021 and July 23, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.

IPAP Phase I May 3, - August 20, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes May 5, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes July 16, 2021

Course(s) dropped between May 6, 2021 and July 16, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.       

IPAP Phase II May 10 – October 1, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes May 12, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes August 20, 2021

Course(s) dropped between May 13, 2021 and August 20, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.

PT 1 May 17 – July 23, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes May 19, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes July 3, 2021

Course(s) dropped between May 20, 2021 and July 3, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.      


Eight Week Session May 17 - July 9, 2021
available to: Graduate, Public Health, DNP, MSN, Post MS, PT 2, DDS 1 & Dental Hygiene
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes May 19, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes June 23, 2021

Course(s) dropped between May 20, 2021 and June 23, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


First Five Week Session June 7 – July 9, 2021
available to: Graduate, Public Health, DNP, MSN, Post MS
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes June 9, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes June 30, 2021

Course(s) dropped between June 10, 2021 and June 30, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.       


Second Five Week Session July 12 – August 13, 2021
available to: Graduate, Public Health, DNP, MSN, Post MS
Last day before 12:00 midnight to ADD/DROP classes July 14, 2021
Last day before 12:00 midnight to WITHDRAW from classes August 4, 2021

Course(s) dropped between July 15, 2021 and August 4, 2021 will appear on the UNMC transcript with a grade of ‘W’. Course(s) dropped after Last Day to WITHDRAW will reflect the grade earned on the UNMC transcript.


Deadline to apply for August graduation June 10, 2021
(No August Commencement Ceremony)

Student Breaks and Holidays:
Memorial Day May 31, 2021
Independence Day (Observed) July 5, 2021

Special Notes:
Dentistry:   National Board Exams: Part I will be administered by computer.