Academic

Academic Calendar

SUMMER QUARTER 2019

May 20

May 27

June 1

June 19 - 23

June 24 - 28

July 1 - 3

July 4 - 5

July 10 - 14

July 27 - August 3

August 5 - 10

August 6

August 7

August 8 - 11

August 10

Summer Quarter Begins

Memorial Day Holiday (ICO and IEI Closed)

Admissions Open House

AOA / AOSA Optometry's Meeting

Focus on Your Future

New Resident Orientation

Independence Holiday (ICO and IEI Closed)

National Optometric Association Meeting

Final Exams
(No Lectures or Labs for Classes of 2021 - 2024)

Student Break Week

NBEO Part I | Non-Targeted

Residential Complex Move-In Day

Student Orientation - Class of 2023

Summer Quarter Ends

FALL QUARTER 2019

August 12

August 17

August 24

August 31 - Sept 2

Sept 7 - Sept 8

Sept 12 - Sept 15

Oct 21 - Oct 27

Oct 23 - Oct 27

Oct 26 - Nov 3

Nov 3 - Nov 4

Nov 4 - Nov 9

Nov 9

Fall Quarter Begins

ICO Olympics

White Coat Ceremony / Parent's Orientation

Labor Day Holiday (ICO and IEI Closed)

ICO Homecoming

Illinois Optometric Association (IOA) 
Annual Convention

Break Week

(No Lectures or Labs for Classes of 2020 - 2023)

American Academy of Optometry (AAO) Meeting

Final Exams
(No lectures or labs for Classes of 2021 - 2023)

Fall Continuing Education

Makeup Week
(No lectures or labs for Classes of 2021 - 2023;

No patient care for Class of 2020)

Fall Quarter Ends

WINTER QUARTER 2019 - 2020

Nov 11

Nov 27 - 30

Dec 2 - Dec 5

Dec 23 - Jan 5

 

 

Dec 24 - Dec 26

Dec 31 - Jan 3

Jan 6

Jan 17 - Jan 19

Jan 20

Jan 26

Jan 31 - Feb 2

Feb 8 - Feb 16

Feb 17 - Feb 23

Feb 22

Winter Quarter Begins

Thanksgiving Holiday (ICO and IEI Closed)

NBEO Part II Targeted Administration
(Class of 2020)

Student Holiday Break

(No lectures, labs or patient care for

Classes 2020 - 2023)

Holiday Break (ICO and IEI Closed)

Holiday Break (ICO and IEI Closed)

Classes Resume

KMK NBEO Part I Review (Class of 2021)

Martin Luther King Holiday (ICO and IEI Closed)

Winter Continuing Education

KMK NBEO Part I Review (Class of 2021)

Final Exams

(No lectures or labs for Classes 2021 - 2023;

No patient care for Class of 2023)

Makeup Week

(No lectures or labs for Classes 2021 - 2023;

No patient care for Class of 2023)

Winter Quarter Ends

SPRING QUARTER 2020

Feb 24

Feb 24 - March 22

March 8

March 13 -  March 17

 

March 17 - March 21

 

March 21

March 27

April 3

April 10 - April 12

April 13

May 2 - May 10

May 11 - May 17

May 13 - 15

May 14

May 16

May 16

Spring Quarter Begins

No Lectures or Labs for Class of 2021

Spring Continuing Education

No Patient Care for Three Days Prior and Day of NBEO Part I

NBEO Part I Targeted Administration 

(Class of 2021)

ICO Eye Ball

AOSA Quiz Bowl

Practice Opportunities Symposium

Spring Break Holiday (ICO and IEI Closed)

No lectures, labs, or patient care for
Classes of 2020, 2022, and 2023

Final Exams

Student Break Week
(No lectures, labs, or patient care for
Classes of 2020 - 2023)

Faculty Retreat

Capstone Program - Class of 2020

Commencement - Class of 2020

Spring Quarter Ends

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