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St. Thomas follows a 4-1-4 academic calendar:
- Fall Semester
September through December
- January term
- Spring Semester
February through May
Each semester consists of approximately 14 weeks of classes and a four-day examination period.
During the January term, classes are optional. A variety of classes, studey abroad opportunities, and projects for credit are available during J-term.
During the three summer months, classes are optional. Students may choose to take summer classes in order to accelerate completion of studies.