LL.M. Executive Track Academic Calendar

The executive track is comprised of a choice among semesters outside of the traditional academic year.

Overall Academic Calendar: Spring, Summer, Fall 2022*
*The Fall 2022 calendar is not yet confirmed and is subject to change.

Orientation for Spring Term (online) January 5, 2022
First day of spring classes January 6
Fundamentals of U.S. Law, 3 units (online)

Instruction Jan 6 – Feb 24

Final Feb 25 – Mar 3

Intellectual Property Law, 3 units or Business Associations, 3 units (online)

Instruction Mar 7 – Apr 25

Final Apr 26 – May 1

Last day of spring May 1
Quarter 1 Orientation for Summer Term (in Berkeley) May 16
Summer Term Begins (in Berkeley) May 17
Quarter 2 Orientation for Summer Term (in Berkeley) June 6
Commencement (in Berkeley) July 20
Summer Term Ends August 12
First day of fall classes August 16
Capstone Writing Project Begins, 1 unit (online) August 16
Contracts, 3 units (online)

Instruction Aug 22 – Oct 10

Final Oct 11- Oct 16

Venture Capital in Practice, 2 units (online)

Instruction Sep 5 – Sep 30

Final Oct 1 – Oct 7

Sustainable Capitalism & ESG, 2 units (online)

Instruction Oct 17 – Nov 11

Final Nov 12 – Nov 18

Capstone Writing Project Due Dec 2
Last day of fall Dec 2

 

Detailed Academic Calendar: Summer Term 2022

The summer term is divided into 4 quarters, each three weeks long. LL.M. executive track students must choose at least three consecutive quarters. 

Courses are intensive, each 1-3 weeks in duration, followed immediately by a final take-home exam window. Because of the intensive format, students complete on average 1-2 courses every 3 weeks. Click here for the Summer 2022 Schedule of Classes.

Quarter 1 Orientation  May 16, Monday
Quarter 1 Instruction Begins May 17, Tuesday
Memorial Day, no classes meet May 30, Monday
Quarter 1 Final Examinations June 4-6, Saturday-Monday
Quarter 2 Orientation June 6, Monday
Quarter 2 Instruction Begins June 7, Tuesday
Juneteenth Holiday, no classes meet June 20, Monday
Quarter 2 Final Examinations June 25-27, Saturday-Monday
Quarter 3 Instruction Begins June 28, Tuesday
Independence Day, no classes meet July 4, Monday
Quarter 3 Final Examinations July 16-18, Saturday-Monday
Commencement July 20, Wednesday
Quarter 4 Instruction Begins July 22, Friday
Quarter 4 Final Examinations August 10-12, Wednesday-Friday