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ACADEMIC CALENDARS

Semester Schedules and Class Dates

Distance degree instruction begins on a Sunday and ends on a Saturday, at which time a final examination will be administered.

University

Enrollments for diploma programs, associate, bachelor’s and master’s distance degree programs are processed six (6) times per calendar year. Each course enrollment is for eight (8) weeks with a fixed start and end date.

Spring A Session*
Sunday, Jan 2 Session Begins
Monday, Jan 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
Saturday, Feb 26 Session Ends
Spring B Session
Sunday, Feb 27 Session Begins
Saturday, Apr 23 Session Ends
Spring Break
Sunday-Saturday, Apr 24-30
Summer A Session
Sunday, May 1 Session Begins
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day Holiday
Saturday, Jun 25 Session Ends
Summer Break
Sunday-Saturday, Jun 26-Jul 2
Summer B Session
Sunday, Jul 3 Session Begins
Monday, Jul 4 Independence Day Holiday
Saturday, Aug 27 Session Ends
Fall A Session*
Sunday, Aug 28 Session Begins
Monday, Sep 5 Labor Day Holiday
Saturday, Oct 22 Session Ends
Fall B Session
Sunday, Oct 23 Session Begins
Thursday-Friday, Nov 24-25 Thanksgiving Break
Saturday, Dec 17 Session Ends
Winter Break
Sunday-Saturday, Dec 18-31, 2022

*Spring A and Fall A sessions also serve as start dates for the Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) program.

School of Law

The first year consists of five courses covering material tested in the First-Year Law Students’ Examination (FYLSX): Torts, Criminal Law, and Contracts, which includes articles 1 and 2 of the Uniform Commercial Code. Courses for the first year of the Juris Doctor program are open for enrollment for spring, fall, and winter sessions.

After the first year and the FYLSX, the upper level curriculum consists of ten courses generally covering fundamental areas of law required to gain admission to the California State Bar. A full course calendar with details can be found below.

CLASS STARTSUBJECTCLASS WEEKSQUARTER UNITSCLASS DATES
——ALU New Orientation————Dec 27, 2021
WINTERLF200 Criminal Law*1410Jan 02, 2022 – Apr 9, 2022
——ALU New Orientation————Mar 30, 2022
SPRINGLF300A Torts A*96Apr 10, 2022 – Jun 11, 2022
LF300B Torts B96Jun 12, 2022 – Aug 13, 2022
——ALU New Orientation————Aug 3, 2022
FALLLF100A Contracts A*117Aug 14, 2022 – Oct 29, 2022
LF100B Contracts B96Oct 30, 2022 – Dec 31, 2022

*Incoming students must attend an online NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION, which is typically scheduled a week before the course opens. Please contact admissions@alu.edu for more information.

Class
Number
SubjectClass WeeksQuarter UnitsClass Dates
LU03Criminal Procedure64Jan 30, 2022 – Mar 12, 2022
LU04Business Associations128Mar 13, 2022 – Jun 4, 2022
LU05Remedies107Jun 5, 2022 – Aug 13, 2022
LU07Civil Procedure128Aug 14, 2022 – Nov 5, 2022
LU06Evidence128Nov 6, 2022 – Jan 28, 2023
LU08Professional Responsibility64Jan 29, 2023 – Mar 11, 2023
LU09Constitutional Law128Mar 12, 2023 – Jun 3, 2023
LU10Community Property107Jun 4, 2023 – Aug 12, 2023
LU01Real Property128Aug 13, 2023 – Nov 4, 2023
LU02Wills & Trusts128Nov 5, 2023 – Jan 27, 2024
Class NumberSubjectClass WeeksQuarter
Units
Class Dates
LU63Contemporary Ethical Issues64Jan 30, 2022 – Mar 12, 2022
LU64Future Interests/Mortgages64Mar 13, 2022 – Apr 23, 2022
LU60Trial Techniques64Apr 24, 2022 – Jun 4, 2022
LU66UCC (Section 2,3, and 9)53Jun 5, 2022 – Jul 9, 2022
LU67Civil Litigation before Trial54Jul 10, 2022 – Aug 13, 2022
LU68
OR
LAW752

Products Liability Litigation

Employment Law

6

6

4

4

Aug 14, 2022 – Sep 24, 2022

Aug 14, 2022 – Sep 24, 2022

LU61
OR
LAW740

First Amendment

Immigration Law

6

6

4

4

Sep 25, 2022 – Nov 5, 2022

Sep 25, 2022 – Nov 5, 2022

LU41Advanced Legal Research & Writing64Nov 6, 2022 – Dec 17, 2022
LU62Advanced Business Associations64Dec 18, 2022 – Jan 28, 2023

See the holiday schedule for the School of Law.