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MD program, year 2

2019 – 2020

Class of 2022

Orientation 2019: Aug. 5
Fall semester 2019: Aug. 6 – Dec. 9
Spring semester 2020: Jan. 6 – May 8
ELICS week 1 2019: Oct. 21 – Oct. 25
Spring break 2020: March 2 – March 6
ELICS week 2 2020: March 9 – March 13
ELICS week 3 2020: April 13 – April 17
Sit for USMLE Step 1 exam by: June 15, 2020

It is the policy of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine to observe the following holidays:

  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Thanksgiving day after
  • Winter holiday
  • Memorial Day

Notes:

  • Spring break depends on Match week (there is one full week between spring break and Match week.)
  • Match week is the second full week of March.

 

2020 – 2021

Class of 2023 

Fall semester 2020: Aug. 4 – Dec. 7
Spring semester 2021: Jan. 4 – May 7
Spring break 2021: March 8 – March 12
Sit for USMLE Step 1 exam by: June 21, 2021
 
It is the policy of GCSOM to observe the following holidays:
  • Independence Day – July 3, 2020
  • Labor Day – Sept. 7, 2020
  • Thanksgiving Day – Nov. 26, 2020
  • Thanksgiving day after – Nov. 27, 2020
  • Winter holiday – Dec. 24, 2020 – Jan. 1, 2021
  • Memorial Day – May 31, 2021

Notes:

  • Spring break depends on Match week (there is one full week between spring break and Match week). Match week is the second full week of March.
  • Research day is the first Thursday of May.