South University 2023-2024 Academic Calendar

South University 2023-2024 Academic Calendar†

5 and 10 week terms* 

Parent Term Child Term Term Start Term End
2023 August 15 Quarter  ST-Aug 15 to Sep 18 2023-5 WK  8/15/2023  9/18/2023 
  ST-Aug 15 to Oct 23 2023-10 WK  8/15/2023  10/23/2023 
  ST-Sep 19 to Oct 23 2023-5 WK  9/19/2023  10/23/2023 
2023 September 19 Quarter  ST-Sep 19 to Oct 23 2023-5 WK  9/19/2023  10/23/2023 
  ST-Sep 19 to Nov 27 2023-10 WK  9/19/2023  11/27/2023 
  ST-Oct 24 to Nov 27 2023-5 WK  10/24/2023  11/27/2023 
2023 October 24 Quarter  ST-Oct 24 to Nov 27 2023-5 WK  10/24/2023  11/27/2023 
  ST-Oct 24 to Jan 08 2024-10 WK  10/24/2023  01/08/2024 
  ST-Nov 28 to Jan 08 2024-5 WK  11/28/2023  01/08/2024 
2023 November 28 Quarter  ST-Nov 28 to Jan 08 2024-5 WK  11/28/2023  01/08/2024 
  ST-Nov 28 to Feb 12 2024-10 WK  11/28/2023  02/12/2024 
  ST-Jan 09 to Feb 12 2024-5 WK  01/09/2024  02/12/2024 
2024 January 09 Quarter  ST-Jan 09 to Feb 12 2024-5WK  01/09/2024  02/12/2024 
  ST-Jan 09 to Mar 18 2024-10 WK  01/09/2024  03/18/2024 
  ST-Feb 13 to Mar 18 2024-5 WK  02/13/2024  03/18/2024 
2024 February 13 Quarter  ST-Feb 13 to Mar 18 2024-5 WK  02/13/2024  03/18/2024 
  ST-Feb 13 to Apr 22 2024-10 WK  02/13/2024  4/22/2024 
  ST-Mar 19 to Apr 22 2024-5 WK  03/19/2024  4/22/2024 
2024 March 19 Quarter  ST-Mar 19 to Apr 22 2024-5 WK  03/19/2024  04/22/2024 
  ST-Mar 19 to May 27 2024-10 WK  3/19/2024  5/27/2024 
  ST-Apr 23 to May 27 2024-5 WK  4/23/2024  5/27/2024 
2024 April 23 Quarter  ST-Apr 23 to May 27 2024-5 WK  4/23/2024  5/27/2024 
  ST-Apr 23 to Jul 01 2024-10 WK  4/23/2024  7/01/2024 
  ST-May 28 to Jul 01 2024-5 WK  5/28/2024  7/01/2024 
2024 May 28 Quarter  ST-May 28 to Jul 01 2024-5 WK  5/28/2024  7/01/2024 
  ST-May 28 to Aug 12 2024-10 WK  5/28/2024  8/12/2024 
  ST-Jul 09 to Aug 12 2024-5 WK  7/09/2024  8/12/2024 
2024 July 09 Quarter  ST-Jul 09 to Aug 12 2023-5 WK  7/09/2024  8/12/2024 
  ST-Jul 09 to Sep 16 2024-10 WK  7/09/2024  9/16/2024 
  ST-Aug 13 to Sep 16 2024-5 WK  8/13/2024  9/16/2024 
2024 August 13 Quarter  ST-Aug 13 to Sep 16 2024-5 WK  8/13/2024  9/16/2024 
  ST-Aug 13 to Oct 21 2024-10 WK  8/13/2024  10/21/2024 
  ST-Sep 17 to Oct 21 2024-5 WK  9/17/2024  10/21/2024 

11 week terms 

Academic programs functioning under 11-week terms are: 

  • Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Master of Science in Physician Assistant**
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing*
  • Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant*
  • Associate of Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant*
  • Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant*
  • Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant*

*The pre-professional phase of these programs is offered in 10-week terms.  The professional phase is offered in 11-week terms.

**The didactic schedule for Master of Science in Physician Assistant follows the 11-week terms. The Clinical Schedule (for rotations and special topic courses) follows the PA Clinical Schedule.

Term Length of Term Class Start Date Class End Date
2023 Summer  11 Week  6/24/2023  9/9/2023 
2023 Fall  11 Week  9/30/2023  12/16/2023 
2024 Winter  11 Week  1/13/2024  3/30/2024 
2024 Spring  11 Week  4/6/2024  6/22/2024 
2024 Summer  11 Week  6/29/2024  9/14/2024 
2024 Fall  11 Week  9/28/2024  12/14/2024 
  Summer 2023 Fall 2023 Winter 2024 Spring 2024 Summer 2024
Holidays* July 4, 2023 November 10, 2023 TBD TBD TBD
  September 4, 2023 November 23 to 24, 2023 TBD TBD TBD
      TBD TBD  

 †All dates subject to change

 SOUTH UNIVERSITY ANESTHESIA SCIENCE PROGRAM 2023-2024 ACADEMIC CALENDAR Savannah Campus

    Class of 2024 Class of 2025 Class of 2026
Fall 2023  Class Starts  September 25, 2023  September 25, 2023   
  Last Day of Classes  December 15, 2023  December 15, 2023   
  Finals week  NA December 11 to 15, 2023  
Winter 2024  Class Starts  January 2, 2024  January 2, 2024   
  Last Day of Classes  March 15, 2024  March 15, 2024   
  Finals week  NA March 11 to 15, 2024  
Spring 2024  Class Starts  March 18, 2024  March 18, 2024   
  Last Day of Classes  June 14, 2024  June 14, 2024   
  Finals week  NA June 10 to 14, 2024   
Summer 2024  Class Starts  June 17, 2024  June 17, 2024  June 17, 2024 
  Last Day of Classes  September 4, 2024  September 13, 2024  September 13, 2024
  Finals week  NA September 3-13, 2024 September 3-13, 2024 
  Graduation September 6, 2024     

West Palm Beach campus 

    Class of 2023 Class of 2024 Class of 2025
Fall 2023  Class Starts  September 18, 2023   September 18, 2023  September 18, 2023 
  Last Day of Classes  December 13, 2023   December 15, 2023   December 15, 2023 
  Finals week  NA  December 11 to 15, 2023  December 11 to 15, 2023 
  Graduation December 15, 2023     
Winter 2024  Class Starts     January 2, 2024  January 2, 2024 
  Last Day of Classes     March 22, 2024   March 22, 2024 
  Finals week    NA March 18 to 22, 2024 
Spring 2024  Class Starts     April 1, 2024  April 1, 2024 
  Last Day of Classes     June 21, 2024  June 21, 2024 
  Finals week    NA June 17 to 21, 2024 
Summer 2024   Class Starts    July 1, 2024  July 1, 2024 
  Last Day of Classes    September 13, 2024  September 13, 2024 
  Finals week    NA September 3 to 13, 2024

Orlando campus 

    Class of 2025 Class of 2026
Fall 2023  Class Starts  September 25 ,2023   
  Last Day of Classes  December 15, 2023   
  Finals week  December 11 to 15, 2023   
Winter 2024  Class Starts  January 2, 2024   
  Last Day of Classes  March 15, 2024   
  Finals week  March 11 to 15, 2024   
Spring 2024  Class Starts  March 18, 2024  March 18, 2024 
  Last Day of Classes  June 21, 2024  June 21, 2024 
  Finals week  NA June 10 to 21, 2024 
Summer 2024  Class Starts  July 1, 2024  July 1, 2024 
  Last Day of Classes  September 20, 2024  September 20, 2024 
  Finals week  NA September 16 to 20, 2024 

SOUTH UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PHARMACY 2023-2024 ACADEMIC CALENDAR 

Didactic CY 2023 Start
Fall 2023  Class Start  September 11, 2023 
  Class Ends  December 8, 2023 
Winter 2024  Class Start  January 8, 2024 
  Class Ends  March 16, 2024 
Spring 2024  Class Start  March 25, 2024 
  Class Ends  June 1, 2024 
Summer 2024  Class Start  June 17, 2024 
  Class Ends  August 31, 2024 
Rotations   
Fall 2023  APPE Rotations Start  September 4, 2023 
  APPE Rotations End  December 15, 2023 
Winter 2024  APPE Rotations Start  January 8, 2024 
  APPE Rotations End  March 22, 2024 
Spring 2024  APPE Rotations Start  March 25, 2024 
  APPE Rotations End  June 7, 2024
Summer 2024  APPE Rotations Start  June 10, 2024 
  APPE Rotations End  August 30, 2024 

SOUTH UNIVERSITY PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT PROGRAM CLINICAL ROTATIONS 2023-2024 South University Austin, Savannah, Richmond, Tampa and West Palm Beach 

Quarter Rotation Class of 2024 Class of 2025
    Beginning Date Ending Date Beginning Date Ending Date
Fall 2023 Rotation 5 September 30, 2023 November 5, 2023     
  Rotation 6  November 6, 2023 December 10, 2023     
  Special Topics 3  December 11, 2023 December 16, 2023     
  Rotation 7  January 6, 2024  February 11, 2024     
  Rotation 8  February 12, 2024 March 17, 2024     
  Senior Seminar  March 18, 2024  March 30, 2024     
Spring 2024 Rotation 1      April 6, 2024  May 12, 2024 
  Rotation 2      May 13, 2024  June 16, 2024 
  Special Topics 1      June 17, 2024  June 22, 2024 
Summer 2024 Rotation 3      June 29, 2024  August 4, 2024 
  Rotation4      August 5, 2024  September 8, 2024 
  Special Topics 2      September 9, 2024  September 14, 2024