Semester start Date end date
January 2022 January 3, 2022 April 22, 2022
May 2022 May 1, 2022 August 19, 2022
September 2022 August 29, 2022 December 16, 2022

Sint Maarten Academic Calendar

January 2021
Orientation to Medical School (Semester 1) Saturday- Sunday, January 2-3
Registration Sunday – Tuesday, January 3-5
First Day of the Semester  Monday, January 4
First Day of Classes Tuesday, January 5
Last Day for On-Time Registration and Check-In Friday, January 8
Quiz 1 (Semester 1-4) Monday, January 11 
Quiz 2  (Semester 1-4) Monday, January 18
Faculty Development (No live teaching) Friday, January 22
Quiz 3 (Semester 1-4) PHY NBME Shelf Exam 1 (Semester 5) Monday, January 25
Exam 1 (Semester 1-4)  Monday, February 1
Medical Ethics Final Exam (Semester 5) Wednesday, February 3
Virtual White Coat Ceremony (Semester 1) Friday, February 5
Quiz 4 (Semester 1-4), Behavioral Science Exam 1 (Semester 5) Monday, February 8
Orientation to Clinicals (Semester 5, mandatory) Wednesday, February 10
Quiz 5 (Semesters 1-4) Tuesday, February 15
Virtual Celebration of Academic Excellence Friday, February 19
Quiz 6  (Semester 1-4) PHY NBME Shelf Exam 1 (Semester 5) Monday, February 22
Last Day to Drop Courses  Friday, February 26
Quiz 7 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, March 1
Exam 2 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, March 8
Behavioral Science Exam 2 (Semester 5) Tuesday, March 9 
Behavioral Science exam 2A - Semester 5 Tuesday, March 9
Quiz 8 (Semester 1-4) Monday, March 15
NRMP Match Day for AUC Class of 2021! Friday, March 19
Community Action Day Saturday, March 20
Quiz 9 (Semesters 1-4), Intro to Clinical Diagnosis (ICD) NBME Shelf Exam (Semester 5) Monday, March 22
Research Day Friday, March 26
Quiz 10 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, March 31
USMLE CBSE Comp Exam 1 (Semester 5) Wednesday, March 31
Good Friday (No Classes) Friday, April 2
Easter Monday (No Classes) Monday, April 5
Quiz 11 (Semesters 1-4), Physiology NBME Shelf Exam 2 (Semester 5) Tuesday, April 6
Exam 3 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, April 12
Pathology NBME Shelf Exam 2 (Semester 5) Wednesday, April 14
Makeup Exams for Exams 1, 2, and 3 (Semesters 1-4) Thursday, April 15
Last Day of Classes Friday, April 16
Final Exams (Semesters 1-4) Mon-Thurs, April 19-22
USMLE CBSE Comp Exam 2 (Semester 5) Thursday, April 22
Last Day of the Semester  Friday, April 23
Makeup Final Exams (Semesters 1-4) Monday, April 26
King's Day (Sint Maarten Holiday) Tuesday, April 27
Remediation Comprehensive Exams ("RemComp")- Semesters 1-4 Wednesday, April 28
Carnival Day (Sint Maarten Holiday) Friday, April 30
May 2021
Saturday - Sunday, May 1-2 Orientation to medical school (Semester 1)
Sunday - Tuesday, May 2-4 Registration
Monday, May 3 First day of the semester
Tuesday, May 4 First day of classes; Last day for on-time Registration and check-in on campus
Friday, May 7 Last day for late Registration and check-in on campus
Monday, May 10 Quiz 1
Thursday, May 13 Ascension Day (no classes)
Monday, May 17 Quiz 2
Wednesday, May 19 Biostatistics exam - Semester 2
Monday, May 24 Quiz 3
Monday, May 31 Faculty Development (no live teaching)
Tuesday, June 1 Exam 1 (Semesters 1-4)
Wednesday, June 2 Medical Ethics final exam
Friday, June 4 Virtual White Coat Ceremony (Semester 1)
Monday, June 7 Quiz 4, Behavioral science exam 1 - Semester 5, THRIVE Week Starts
Wednesday, June 9

Biostatistics final exam - Semester 2

Orientation to Clinicals - Semester 5  (mandatory)

Thursday, June 10 Orientation to Residency - Semesters 1-5 (optional)
Monday, June 14 Quiz 5
Friday, June 18 Virtual Celebration of Academic Excellence
Monday, June 21 Quiz 6, USMLE CBSE COMP Exam 1 - Semester 5
Friday, June 25 Last day to drop major courses
Monday, June 28 Quiz 7
Thursday, July 1 Emancipation Day (no classes)
Monday, July 5 Exam 2 (Semesters 1-4)
Tuesday, July 6 Behavioral science exam - Semester 5
Friday, July 9 Behavioral science NBME shelf exam - Semester 5
Monday, July 12 Quiz 8
Monday, July 19

Quiz 9

Intro to Clinical Dx (ICD) NBME shelf exam - Semester 5

Friday, July 23 Research Day 
Saturday, July 24 Community Action Day
Monday, July 26 Quiz 10
Wednesday, July 28 USMLE CBSE COMP Exam 2 - Semester 5
Monday, August 2 Quiz 11
Monday, August 9 Exam 3 (Semesters 1-2)
Thursday, August 12 Makeup exams for Exams 1, 2, and 3
Friday, August 13 Last day of classes
Monday - Wednesday, August 16-18 Final exams
Thursday, August 19 USMLE CBSE COMP Exam 3 - Semester 5
Friday, August 20 Last day of the semester
Monday, August 23 Makeup final exams
Wednesday, August 25 Remediation comprehensive exams ("RemComp")
Thursday, August 26 USMLE CBSE COMP RemComp/Makeup
September 2021
Monday, August 23 Makeup final exams - Semesters 1-4
Wednesday, August 25 Remediation comprehensive exams ("RemComp") - Semesters 1-4
Thursday, August 26 USMLE CBSE COMP RemComp/Makeup - Semester 5
Saturday-Sunday, August 28-29 Orientation to Medical School – Semester 1
Sunday-Tuesday, August 29-31 Registration
Monday, August 30 First day of the semester; First day of classes - Semester 1
Tuesday, August 31 First day of classes - Semesters 2-5; Last day for on-time Registration and check-in
Friday, September 3 Last day for late registration and check-in
Monday, September 6 Quiz 1 - Semesters 2-4
Friday, September 10 Quiz 1 - Semester 1
Monday, September 13 Exam 1 - Semester 1; Quiz 2 - Semesters 2-4
Wednesday, September 15 Biostatistics exam 1 - Semester 2
Friday, September 17 Last day to drop non-ICM short courses (Biostatistics, Medical Ethics, Behavioral Science)
Monday, September 20 Quiz 3 - Semesters 2-4
Friday, September 24 Quiz 2 - Semester 1
Tuesday, September 28

Exam 1 - Semesters 2-4

 

Wednesday, September 29 Medical Ethics final exam - Semester 5
Friday, October 1 White Coat Ceremony - Semester 1 SXM/UKT
Monday, October 4 Quiz 4 - Semesters 3-4; Behavioral Science exam 1 - Semester 5
Wednesday, October 6 Biostatistics final exam - Semester 2 
Thursday, October 7 Orientation to Residency - Semesters 1-5 (optional) SXM/UKT
Friday, October 8 Quiz 3 - Semester 1
Monday, October 11 Constitution Day (no classes)
Tuesday, October 12 Exam 2 - Semester 1; Quiz 5 - Semesters 2-4
Friday, October 15 Celebration of Academic Excellence - Semesters 2-5 SXM/UKT
Monday, October 18 Quiz 6 - Semesters 2-4; USMLE CBSE COMP exam 1 - Semester 5
Friday, October 22 Quiz 4 - Semester 1; Last day to drop major courses and 20-credit modules
Monday, October 25

Quiz 7 - Semesters 2-4

 

Monday, November 1 Exam 2 - Semesters 2-4
Tuesday, November 2 Behavioral Science exam 2 - Semester 5
Friday, November 5 Quiz 5 - Semester 1; Behavioral Science NBME shelf exam - Semester 5
Monday, November 8 Exam 3 - Semester 1; Quiz 8 - Semesters 2-4
Thursday, November 11 Sint Maarten's Day (no classes)
Friday, November 12 Orientation to Clinical Sciences - Semester 5 (mandatory) SXM/UKT
Saturday, November 13 Research Day SXM/UKT
Monday, November 15 Quiz 9 - Semesters 2-4; Intro to Clinical Dx (ICD) NBME shelf exam - Semester 5
Friday, November 19 Quiz 6 - Semester 1
Saturday, November 20 Community Action Day - Semesters 1-5
Monday, November 22 Quiz 10 - Semesters 2-4
Wednesday, November 24 USMLE CBSE COMP exam 2 - Semester 5
Monday, November 29 Quiz 11 - Semesters 2-4
Friday, December 3 Quiz 7 - Semester 1
Monday, December 6 Exam 4 - Semester 1; Exam 3 - Semesters 2-4
Thursday, December 9 Makeup exams for Exams 1 and 2 and 3 and 4 - Semesters 1-4
Friday, December 10 Last day of classes
Monday-Wednesday, December 13-15 Final exams - Semesters 1-4
Thursday, December 16 USMLE CBSE COMP exam 3 - Semester 5
Friday, December 17 Last day of the semester; Makeup final exams - Semesters 1-4
Wednesday, December 22 Remediation comprehensive exams ("RemComp") - Semesters 1-4; USMLE CBSE COMP Makeup / RemComp - Semester 5
Saturday-Sunday, January 1-2, 2022 Orientation to Medical School – Semester 1
Sunday-Tuesday, January 2-4, 2022 Registration 
Monday, January 3, 2022 First day of the semester; First day of classes - Semesters 1-2
Tuesday, January 4, 2022 First day of classes - Semesters 3-5; Last day for on-time Registration and check-in on campus

UK Track Academic Calendar

January 2021
Orientation to Medical School (Semester 1) Monday, 4 January
Registration Monday, 4 January
First Day of the Semester Monday, 4 January
First Day of Classes Tuesday, 5 January
Last Day for On-Time Registration and Check-In Friday, 8 January
Quiz 1 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 18 January
Quiz 1 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 18 January
Faculty Development (No Live Teaching) Friday, 22 January
Quiz 3 (Semester 1-4), Physiology NBME Shelf Exam 1 (Semester 5) Monday, 25 January
Exam 1 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 1 February
Medical Ethics Final Exam (Semester 5) Wednesday, 3 February
White Coat Ceremony (Semester 1) Friday, 5 February
Quiz 4 (Semesters 1-4), Behavioral Science Exam 1 (Semester 5) Monday, 8 February 
Virtual Orientation to Residency (Semesters 1-4, optional) - Semesters 1 to 4 (optional) Tuesday, 9 February
Orientation to Clinical Sciences (Semester 5, mandatory) Wednesday, 10 February
Quiz 5 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 15 February
Virtual Celebration of Academic Excellence (Semesters 2-5) Friday, 19 February
Quiz 6 (Semesters 1-4), Pathology NBME Shelf Exam 1 (Semester 5) Monday, 22 February
Last Day to Drop Subjects  Friday, 26 February
Quiz 7 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 1 March
Exam 2 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 8 March
Behavioral Science Exam 2 (Semester 5) Tuesday, 9 March
Behavioral Science NBME Shelf Exam (Semester 5) Friday, 12 March
Quiz 8 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 15 March
NRMP Match Day for AUC Class of 2021! Friday, 19 March
Quiz 9 (Semesters 1-4), Intro to Clinical Diagnosis (ICD) NBME Shelf Exam (Semester 5)  Monday, 22 March
Research Day Friday, 20 March
Quiz 10 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 29 March
USMLE CBSE COMP Exam 1 (Semester 5) Wednesday, 31 March
Good Friday (No Classes) Friday, 2 April
Easter Monday (No Classes) Monday, 5 April 
Quiz 11 (Semesters 1-4), Physiology NBME Shelf Exam 2 (Semester 5) Tuesday, 6 April 
Exam 3 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 12
Pathology NBME Shelf Exam 2 (Semester 5) Tuesday, 13 April
Makeup Exams for Exams 1, 2, and 3 (Semesters 1-4) Thursday, 15 April
Last Day of Classes Friday, 16 April

Final Exams (Semesters 1-4)

Mon-Thurs, 19-22 April
USMLE CBSE COMP Exam 2 (Semester 5) Wednesday, 21 April
Last Day of the Semester Friday, 23 April
Makeup Final Exams (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 26 April
Exam Resit (Semesters 1-4) Wednesday, 28 April
May 2021
First day of the Semester Monday, 3 May
Orientation to Medical School (Semester 1) Tuesday, 4 May
Registration Tuesday, 4 May
First Day of Classes Wednesday, 5 May
Last Day for On-Time Registration and Check-In Friday, 7 May
Quiz 1 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 10 May
Quiz 2 (Semesters 1-4) Monday, 17 May
Biostatistics exam 1 - Semester 2 Wednesday, 19 May
Quiz 3 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 24 May
Spring Bank Holiday (no classes) Monday, 31 May
Exam 1 - Semesters 1-4 Tuesday, 1 June
Medical Ethics final exam - Semester 5 Wednesday, 2 June
White Coat Ceremony - Semester 1 UKT/SXM Friday, 4 June
Quiz 4 - Semesters 1-4; Behavioral Science exam 1 - Semester 5 Monday, 7 June
Biostatistics final exam - Semester 2 Orientation to Clinical Sciences - Semester 5 (mandatory) UKT/SXM Wednesday, 9 June
Orientation to Residency - Semesters 1-5 (optional) SXM/UKT Thursday, 10 June
Quiz 5 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 14 June
Celebration of Academic Excellence - Semesters 2-5 UKT/SXM Friday, 18 June
Quiz 6 - Semesters 1-4; USMLE CBSE COMP exam 1 - Semester 5 Monday, 21 June
Quiz 7 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 28 June
Exam 2 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 5 July
Behavioral Science exam 2 - Semester 5 Tuesday, 6 July
Behavioral Science NBME shelf exam - Semester 5 Friday, 9 July
Quiz 8 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 12 July
Quiz 9 - Semesters 1-4; Intro to Clinical Dx (ICD) NBME shelf exam - Semester 5 Monday, 19 July
Research Day UKT/SXM Friday, 23 July
Quiz 10 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 26 July
USMLE CBSE COMP exam 2 - Semester 5 Wednesday, 28 July
Quiz 11 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 2 August
Exam 3 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 9 August
Makeup exams for Exams 1 and 2 and 3 - Semesters 1-4 Thursday, 12 August
Last day of classes Friday, 13 August
Final exams - Semesters 1-4 Monday-Wednesday, 16-18 August
USMLE CBSE COMP exam 3 - Semester 5 Thursday, 19 August
Last day of the semester Friday, 20 August
Makeup final exams - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 23 August
Exam reset - Semesters 1-4 Wednesday, 25 August
First day of the semester; Summer Bank Holiday (no classes) Monday, 30 August
Registration / Orientation to medical school – Semester 1 Tuesday, 31 August
 First day of classes Wednesday, 1 September
Last day for on-time Registration and check-in on campus Friday, 3 September

 

September 2021
Makeup final exams - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 23 August
Exam resit - Semesters 1-4 Wednesday, 25 August
USMLE CBSE COMP RemComp/Makeup - Semester 5 Thursday, 26 August
First day of the semester; Summer Bank Holiday (no classes) Monday, 30 August
UCLan Holiday Tuesday, 31 August
Registration / Orientation to Medical School – Semester 1; First day of classes - Semesters 1-5 Wednesday, 1 September
Last day for on-time Registration and check-in Friday, 3 September
Quiz 1 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 6 September
Quiz 2 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 13 September
Biostatistics exam 1 - Semester 2 Wednesday, 15 September
Quiz 3 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 20 September
Exam 1 - Semesters 1-4 Tuesday, 28 September
Medical Ethics final exam - Semester 5 Wednesday, 29 September
White Coat Ceremony - Semester 1 UKT/SXM Friday, 1 October
Quiz 4 - Semesters 1-4; Behavioral Science exam 1 - Semester 5 Monday, 4 October
Quiz 4 - Semesters 1-4; Behavioral Science exam 1 - Semester 5 Wednesday, 6 October
Orientation to Residency - Semesters 1-5 (optional) UKT/SXM Thursday, 7 October
Quiz 5 - Semesters 1-4  Tuesday, 12 October
Celebration of Academic Excellence - Semesters 2-5 UKT/SXM Friday, 15 October
Quiz 6 - Semesters 1-4; USMLE CBSE COMP exam 1 - Semester 5 Monday, 18 October
Quiz 7 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 25 October
Exam 2 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 1 November
Behavioral Science exam 2 - Semester 5 Tuesday, 2 November
Behavioral Science NBME shelf exam - Semester 5 Friday, 5 November
Quiz 8 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 8 November
Orientation to Clinical Sciences - Semester 5 (mandatory) UKT/SXM Friday, 12 November
Research Day UKT/SXM Saturday, 13 November
Quiz 9 - Semesters 1-4; Intro to Clinical Dx (ICD) NBME shelf exam - Semester 5 Monday, 15 November
Quiz 10 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 22 November
USMLE CBSE COMP exam 2 - Semester 5 Wednesday, 24 November
Quiz 11 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 29 November
Exam 3 - Semesters 1-4 Monday, 6 December
Makeup exams for Exams 1 and 2 and 3 - Semesters 1-4 Thursday, 9 December
Last day of classes Friday, 10 December
Final exams - Semesters 1-4 Monday-Wednesday, 13-15 December
USMLE CBSE COMP exam 3 - Semester 5 Thursday, 16 December
Last day of the semester; Makeup final exams - Semesters 1-4 Friday, 17 December
Exam resit - Semesters 1-4; USMLE CBSE COMP RemComp/Makeup - Semester 5 Wednesday, 22 December
First day of the semester; Registration / Orientation to Medical School – Semester 1 Monday, 3 January 2022
First day of classes - Semesters 1-5 Tuesday, 4 January 2022
Last day for on-time Registration and check-in on campus Friday, 7 January 2022