Fall Schedule


More information about First Year can be found on the 2022-2023 academic calendar.

Orientation begins: Monday, August 1, 2022

Classes begin: Thursday, August 4, 2022


Labor Day: Monday, September 5, 2022

Thanksgiving Break: Wednesday, November 23 - Sunday, November 27, 2022 (inclusive)

Winter Break: Monday, December 12, 2022 - Monday, January 2, 2023 (inclusive)

Fall Semester Course Dates

IMC500 - Medicine & Society (1½ weeks)
Begin: Thursday, August 4
End: Friday, August 12

PAS500 - Human Gross Anatomy (16½ weeks)
Begin: Friday, August 12
End: Wednesday, December 7

IMC502 - Fundamentals I (7½ weeks)
Begin: Friday, August 12
End: Friday, October 14

IMC504 - Fundamentals II (8½ weeks)
Begin: Monday, October 17
End: Friday, December 9

IDM520 - Clinical Practice of Medicine 1 (16 weeks)
Begin: Monday, August 8
End: Monday, December 5

Special Events

Humanities Day: TBD

Attendance is required.


A typical weekly schedule would include the following:

  • Most classes typically run from 8am-12pm Monday through Friday. Lectures for Clinical Practice of Medicine 1 (CPM 1) are Mondays from 1-2pm, followed by small groups from 2-4pm.
  • CPM 1 clinical preceptor sessions generally occur on Wednesday afternoon, but may occur at other times based on the preceptor's schedule.
  • In order to follow New York State and CDC recommendations, Gross Anatomy Lab scheduling is varies. The Gross Anatomy faculty will share additional details as they become available.
  • Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 1pm-3pm is referred to as "surge time". This time is scheduled at the course director's discretion and is used for review of previous material. In general, there will be no new material introduced during this time unless specifically designated. 

The exact daily schedule is subject to change at the course director's discretion in adherence to medical curiculum requirements.