Academic Calendars

ACADEMIC CALENDARS

First Year Class of 2020

82016 – 2017
Note: The following schedule is subject to change. There are no classes on the holidays listed below.

Group Flight Arrival
August 18, 2016

Orientation
August 21, 2016 – September 1, 2016

First Day of the School Year
September 4, 2016

Holidays
Rosh Hashanah: October 2-4, 2016
Yom Kippur & Sukkoth Vacation: October 11 – 24, 2016
Thanksgiving:  November 24, 2016
Winter Break &
Christmas Vacation:  December 23 – 31, 2016
Purim:  March 17, 2017
Passover:  April 7 – 17, 2017
Memorial Day and Independence Day:  May 1-2, 2017
Shavuot:  May 30 – 31, 2017

Last day of studies
July 13, 2017

Period of Makeup Exams
July 16 – 20, 2017 — Must be in Israel

 Second Year Class of 2019

2016 – 2017

Note: The following schedule is subject to change. There are no classes on the holidays listed below.

First Day of School – September 4, 2016

Holidays

Rosh Hashanah: October 2-4, 2016
Yom Kippur & Sukkoth Vacation: October 11 – 24, 2016
Thanksgiving: November 24, 2016
Winter Break and Christmas Vacation: December 23 – 31, 2016
Purim: March 12, 2017
Passover: April 7 – 17, 2017
Memorial Day and Independence Day:  May 1-2, 2017
Last Day of Studies: May 25, 2017

Period of Make-Up Exams: May 28 – June 2, 2017 (Must be in Israel)

 Third Year Class of 2018

2016 – 2017

Note: The following schedule is subject to change. There are no classes on the holidays listed below.


Clerkships
Psychiatry (5 weeks): June 19 – July 21, 2016
Internal Medicine (13 weeks): September 4 – December 22, 2016
Emergency Medicine (2 weeks): December 26 – January 6, 2017
Pediatrics (8 weeks):  January 8 – March 2, 2017
Surgery (8 weeks): March 5 – May 4, 2017
Obstetrics & Gynecology (6 weeks): May 7 – June 15, 2017

Holidays
Summer Vacation: July 31– September 1, 2016
Rosh Hashanah: October 2-4, 2016
Yom Kippur: October 16 – 24, 2016 (October 13, 2016 is a hospital day)
Succoth:  October 16 – 24, 2016 (October 25, 2016 is a hospital day)
Thanksgiving:  November 24, 2016
Christmas: December 25, 2016
Purim:  March 12, 2017
Passover:  April 7– 17, 2017 (April 18, 2017 is a hospital day)
Memorial Day &
Independence Day:  May 1- 2, 2017
Shavuot:  May 30 – -31, 2017

Please make sure to take into consideration exam make-up periods to be scheduled after each clerkship.

 

Fourth Year Class of 201711

2016– 2017
Note: The following schedule is subject to change.

General Schedule

Electives in U.S (16 weeks required)
July through December 2016

Residency interviews in U.S.
October 2016 – January 2017

Beginning of 4th Academic Year in Tel Aviv
January 29, 2017

End of 4th Academic Year
May 11, 2017

Graduation
May 15, 2017

Electives/Clerkships Schedule
Elective (2 weeks): January 29 – February 9, 2017
Imaging Clerkship (1 week): February 12 – 16, 2017
Family Medicine/Neurology (4 weeks): February 19 – March 16, 2017
Neurology/Family Medicine (4 weeks): March 19 – April 20, 2017
Elective (3 weeks): April 23 – May 11, 2017

Holidays
Purim:  March 12, 2017
Passover:  April 10 – 17, 2017
(April 18, 2017 is a hospital day)
Memorial Day & Independence Day:  May 1 – 2, 2017

*Please make sure to take into consideration make-up periods to be scheduled after Neurology rotations.