Loyola University Chicago

Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy

School of Law

Online Academic Calendar

The online program operates year round, with three terms. Start dates are generally in September for the fall term, January for the spring term, and May for the summer term. Once the term begins, Sakai is open for students to complete their studies until the specified term end date. Specific dates and deadlines are posted in Sakai each term.

Dates for Online Terms

TermBeginsEndsStudy/Paper
Period Ends*
Summer 2016 Term May 16, 2016 August 7, 2016 August 14, 2016
Fall 2016 Term September 12, 2016 December 4, 2016 December 11, 2016
Spring 2017 January 9, 2017 April 2, 2017 April 9, 2017
Summer 2017 May 15, 2017 August 6, 2017 August 13, 2017

*Beginning in Spring 2016, all online terms will run for 12 weeks. Instructors will have discretion to use one additional week for final papers and exams.

Online Course Registration

Online students register for courses through Loyola’s LOCUS system.