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Academic Calendar

The Seminary observes the national and religious holidays.
Please Note: This academic calendar is subject to periodic review and revision.

Summer 2022

May

23

Monday

First day of MIRL classes

May

27

Friday

Last day to add/drop (without withdrawal form)

May

27

Friday

MIRL Students must finalize internships plans

May

30

Monday

Memorial Day (seminary closed; No classes) 

June

20

Monday

Juneteenth (seminary closed; No classes) 

July

01

Friday

Pre-registration begins (Fall 2022)

July

04

Monday

Independence Day (seminary closed; No classes)

July

10

Sunday

Eid Al-Adha holiday begins (seminary closed)

July

13

Wednesday

Eid Al-Adha holiday ends (seminary reopens)

July

25

Monday

Start of Final exams

July

29

Friday

End of Final Exams

Fall 2022

August

04

Thursday

In-preson student retreat begins (1st Cohort)

August

14

Sunday

In-preson student retreat ends (1st Cohort)

August

19

Friday

Start of Graduate Certificate courses

September

01

Thursday

New student orientation

September

05

Monday

Labor Day (seminary closed; No classes) 

September

06

Tuesday

First day of MIRL classes 

September

20

Friday

Last day to add/drop (without withdrawal form)

October

25

Tuesday

Last day to add/drop (withdrawal form required) 

November

14

Monday

Pre-Registration begins (Spring 2023)

November

24

Thursday

Thanksgiving Break begins

November

25

Friday

Thanksgiving Break ends

December

09

Friday

Last day of MIRL classes 

December

12

Monday

Start of Final Exams

December

16

Friday

End of Final Exams

December

16

Friday

End of Graduate Certificate Courses

December

19

Monday

Winter vacation / break begins

December

30

Friday

Fall grades available to students

January

01

Sunday

Winter vacation / break ends

Spring 2023

January

02

Monday

First day of MIRL classes

January

17

Tuesday

Start of Graduate Certificate Courses

January

16

Monday

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (seminary closed; No classes) 

January

23

Monday

Last day to add/drop (without withdrawal form)

February

20

Monday

Presidents’ Day (seminary closed; No classes) 

February

20

Monday

Spring break begins

February

24

Friday

Spring break ends

February

27

Monday

Last day to add/drop (withdrawal form required) 

April

18

Tuesday

Last day of MIRL classes

April

18

Tuesday

End of Graduate Certificate Courses

April

21

Friday

Eid Al-Fitr holiday begins

April

24

Monday

Eid Al-Fitr holiday ends

April

25

Tuesday

Start of Final exams

May

01

Monday

End of Final Exams

May

17

Wednesday

Spring grades available to students 

Summer 2023

May

15

Monday

First day of MIRL classes

May

26

Friday

Last day to add/drop (without withdrawal form)

May

26

Friday

MIRL Students must finalize internships plans

May

29

Monday

Memorial Day (seminary closed; No classes) 

June

09

Friday

Last day to add/drop (withdrawal form required)

June

28

Wednesday

Eid Al-Adha holiday begins

June

29

Thursday

Eid Al-Adha holiday ends

July

01

Saturday

Pre-registration begins (Fall 2023) 

July

03

Monday

Last day of MIRL classes

July

04

Tuesday

Independence Day (seminary closed; No classes)

July

05

Wednesday

Start of Final exams

July

11

Tuesday

End of Final Exams

July

31

Monday

Summer grades available to students

August

03

Thursday

In-preson student retreat begins (1st Cohort)

August

13

Sunday

In-preson student retreat ends (1st Cohort)

August

18

Friday

End of Summer Graduate Certificate Courses

Philosophy

The program imparts knowledge and skills in all subjects with an eye to practical applicability and on-the-ground implementation.

Travel Seminars

Travel seminars will help students establish relationships and networks with others that will support their work as leaders in the future.

Opportunities

MIRL graduates will be well-positioned to bring an Islamic framework to all sorts of career paths and disciplines.

Internships

MIRL students participate in extracurricular activities designed to support their personal, professional, and spiritual development.