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Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

Curriculum

Academic Calendar

The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine follows the Washington State University academic calendar with consideration of observed holidays. However, the length and terms within the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine curriculum vary slightly.

 2019 - 20202020 - 20212021- 20222022 - 20232023 - 2024
Fall Term: 14 Weeks
Classes Begin, MondayAug. 19Aug. 24Aug. 23Aug. 22Aug. 21
Labor Day Holiday**Sept. 2Sept. 7Sept. 6Sept. 5Sept. 4
Veterans Day Holiday**Nov. 11Nov. 11Nov. 11Nov. 11Nov. 10*
Assessment/Feedback/
Remediation and Consolidation
Nov. 18 - 22Nov. 23 - 25Nov. 22 - 24Nov. 21 - 23Nov. 20 - 22
Fall BreakNov. 25 - 29Nov. 26 - 27Nov. 25 - 26Nov. 24 - 25Nov. 23 - 24
Final Day of Fall TermNov. 22***Nov. 25Nov. 24Nov. 23Nov. 22
Grades DueDec. 3Dec. 4Dec. 3Dec. 2Dec. 1
Winter Term: 14 Weeks
Classes Begin, MondayDec. 2Nov. 30Nov. 29Nov. 28Nov. 27
Winter BreakDec. 23 - Jan. 3Dec. 21 - Jan. 1Dec. 20 - Dec. 31 Dec. 19 - Jan. 2Dec. 25 - Jan. 5
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday**Jan. 20Jan. 18Jan. 17Jan. 16Jan. 15
Presidents Day**Feb. 17Feb. 15Feb. 21Feb. 20Feb. 19
Assessment/Feedback/
Remediation and Consolidation
March 16 - 20March 15 - 19March 14 - 18March 13 - 17March 11 - 15
Final Day of Winter TermMarch 20March 19March 25March 24March 22
Grades DueMarch 27March 26March 25March 24March 22
Spring Term: 14 Weeks
Classes Begin, MondayMarch 23March 22March 21March 20March 18
Spring Break March 23 - 27March 22 - 26March 21 - 25March 20 - 24March 18 - 22
Memorial Day Holiday**May 25May 31May 30May 29May 27
Assessment/Feedback/
Remediation and Consolidation
June 22 - 26June 21 - 25June 20 - 24June 19 - 23June 17 - 21
Final Day of Spring TermJune 26June 25June 24June 23June 21
Grades DueJuly 6July 2July 1June 30June 28
Summer Term: 8 Weeks
Classes Begin, MondayJune 29June 28June 27June 26June 24
Independence Day Holiday**July 3*July 5*July 4*July 4*July 4*
Assessment/Feedback/
Remediation and Consolidation
Aug. 17 - 21Aug. 16 - 20Aug. 15 - 19Aug. 14 - 18Aug. 12 - 16
Final Day of Summer TermAug. 21Aug. 20Aug. 19Aug. 18Aug. 16
Grades DueAug. 28Aug. 27Aug. 26Aug. 25Aug. 23

Please note: The above calendar is subject to change until final approval is passed

*  Observed

* Please refer to the WSU College of Medicine MD Student Handbook for policy on holidays during 3rd and 4th year Clinical Rotations

*** Third year students are scheduled for clinic experiences past the end of Fall term on 11/25/19 – 11/27/19.

Tuition late fees

2019 -20222020-2021
Fall Term
3% late feeSep. 3, 2019Sept. 8, 2020
5% late feeSept. 19, 2019Sept. 24, 2020
7% late feeOct. 3, 2019Oct. 9, 2020
Winter Term
3% late feeDec. 10, 2019Dec. 14, 2020
5% late feeJan. 13, 2019Jan. 11, 2021
7% late feeJan. 22, 2019Jan. 26, 2021
Spring Term
3% late feeApril 6, 2020April 5, 2021
5% late feeApril 21, 2020April 20, 2021
7% late feeMay 1, 2019May 5, 2021
Summer Term
3% late feeJuly 13, 2020July 12, 2021
5% late feeJuly 13, 2020July 28, 2021
7% late feeAug. 13, 2020Aug. 12, 2021