NOTE: This calendar does not apply to the first-year Evening JD class entering in fall 2022.

Monday, October 24, 2022 7:00 AM Pacific Time (PT) - Spring 2023 Priority Registration Begins
Friday, October 28, 2022 11:59 PM (PT)- Spring 2023 Priority Registration Ends
Saturday, October 29, 2022 12:00 AM (PT) - Spring 2023 Open Registration for All Students Begins
To Be Determined Final Filing Deadline for the February 2023 California Bar Exam
Monday, January 9 Intersession Begins
Friday, January 13 Intersession Ends
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Observed*
Tuesday, January 17 Classes Begin
To Be Determined Application Receipt Deadline for March 2023 Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE)
Wednesday, January 25 11:59 PM (PT) - Deadline to Add a Class (End of Open Registration)
Thursday, January 26 Drop Only Period Begins
Sunday, January 29 11:59 PM (PT) - Deadline to Drop a Class Without a "W" (Drop Only Period Ends)
Monday, January 30 Withdraw Only Period Begins (with a grade of "W")
Sunday, February 26 6:00 PM (PT) - Major Legal Writing Graded III Assignments Due
To Be Determined Application Opens for July 2023 California Bar Examination
Monday, March 6 First Year Mid-term Examinations**
Monday, March 6 & Tuesday, March 7 Open Class Days**
Wednesday, March 8 - Friday, March 10 Spring Break - No Classes
To Be Determined Legal Research & Writing Oral Arguments
To Be Determined March 2023 MPRE
Friday, March 31 Cesar Chavez Holiday - No Classes*
To Be Determined Timely Filing Deadline for July 2023 California Bar Examination
Friday, April 7 Good Friday Observed - No Classes*
Tuesday, April 18 Last Tuesday Class
Wednesday, April 19 Last Wednesday Class
Thursday, April 20 Last Thursday Class
Monday, April 24 Last Monday Class 
Tuesday, April 25 Friday Classes Meet
Wednesday, April 26 Friday Classes Meet; Last Friday Class
Thursday, April 27 Flex Day for Day and Evening Classes***
Friday, April 28 Flex Day for Day and Evening Classes***
Friday, April 28 11:59 PM (PT) - Deadline to Withdraw from a Class
Saturday, April 29 Reading Period Begins
Tuesday, May 2 Reading Period Ends
Wednesday, May 3 First Day of Examination Period
Thursday, May 18 Last Day of Examination Period
Sunday, May 21 Graduation (Westchester Campus)
To Be Determined Final Filing Deadline for the July 2023 California Bar Examination


* Administrative offices are closed and auxiliary services are not available. For Library hours/schedule, please go to

** Advanced day and evening students may meet at the faculty member's discretion, and students are required to be available to participate in class-related academic activities, e.g., class session, review, examination. First-year day and evening classes will not meet on open class days as they are designated for first year day and first year evening mid-term examinations.

*** Designated for make-up classes, review sessions, and other such academic activities.