MD Program, Year 1

MD YEAR 1 ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2017-18

Orientation

7/31/2017 – 8/4/2017 

Fall

Starts 8/7/2017- 12/22/2017

Spring

Starts 1/8/2018- 6/1/2018

Community Week 1

10/9/2017- 10/13/2017

Community Week 2

1/29/2018- 2/2/2018

Community Week 3

3/26/2018- 3/30/2018

Spring Break

2/26/2018- 3/2/2018 

Research Day

5/4/2018

Notes: 

  • Spring semester begins the 1st full week of January 
  • Spring break depends on Match week (There is one full week between SB and MW) 
  • Match week is the 2nd full week of March 
  • Research day is the 1st Friday of May

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine’s MD Academic Calendar is set by the Academic Calendar Committee of the Curriculum Action Committee. The Calendar is planned and approved in an effort to provide predictability and stability in the lives of Geisinger Commonwealth’s students, faculty, staff and administration. Geisinger Commonwealth reserves the right to cancel, modify or otherwise change the schedule in which case, individuals will be notified in the proper manner.