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MD program, year 3

2019 – 2020

Class of 2021

Core Week 1/Orientation 2019: July 8 – July 12
MD3 fall rotations 2019: Start July 15, end Dec. 20
Winter break: Dec. 22, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020
MD3 spring rotations 2020: Start Jan. 6, end June 12
Research Day 2020: April 30
Core Week 2 (Scranton) 2020: June 15 – June 19

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

Students in the MD3 and MD4 years need to refer to their individual schedules regarding observed holidays.

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 2022

Sit for USMLE Step 1 Exam by August 1, 2021
MD3 fall orientation/rotations begin: July 13, 2020
MD3 fall rotations end: Dec. 18, 2020
Winter break: Dec. 21, 2020 – Jan. 3, 2021
MD3 spring rotations 2021: Begin Jan. 4, end June 11
Core Week 2 (Scranton) 2021: June 14 – June 18

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

Students in the MD3 and MD4 years need to refer to their individual schedules in regard to observed holidays.

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.