Residency Schedule

Students are required to meet in-person for various collaborative, experiential, and service-learning activities in the Washington, D.C. community to develop clinical skills for practice.

The GW OT program schedule may vary from the GW Academic Calendar and some dates are subject to change.

Class of 2025

Year 2 (Fall 2022 Start)
Fall 2023
Class of 2025 - D2
Week Fall 2023 Residency Dates
Classes Begin Mon. Aug 21
Week 1 Mon. Aug 28 – Fri. Sept 1
Week 2 Mon. Oct 2 – Fri. Oct 6*
Level IC Fieldwork Mon. Oct 9 – Fri. Oct 13
Week 3 Mon. Oct 30 – Fri. Nov 3*
Week 4 Mon. Dec 11 – Fri. Dec 15
Final Examinations Wed. Dec 13 - Thurs Dec 21

Labor Day (no classes): Mon. Sept 4
Thanksgiving Break (no classes): Mon. Nov 20 – Sat. Nov 25

Spring 2024
Class of 2025 - D2
Week Spring 2024 Residency Dates
Classes Begin Tues. Jan 16
Week 1 Mon. Jan 22 – Fri. Jan 26*
Week 2 Mon. Feb 12 – Fri. Feb 16
Week 3 Mon. Mar 4 – Fri. Mar 8*
Week 4 Mon. Mar 25 – Fri. Mar 29
Week 5 Mon. Mar 25 – Fri. Mar 29*
Level ID Fieldwork Mon. Apr 8 – Fri. Apr 12
Week 6 Mon. Apr 29 – Fri May 3
Final Examinations  

Martin Luther King Day (no classes): Mon. Jan 15
President's Day (no classes): Mon. Feb 19
Spring Break (no classes): Mar 11 - Mar 15
AOTA Conference: Mar 20 - Mar 22

Summer 2024
Class of 2025 - D2
Week Summer 2024 Residency Dates
Week 1 Fieldwork IIA Mon. May 20 – Fri. May 24
Week 2 Fieldwork IIA Mon. May 27 – Fri. May 31
Week 3 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jun 3 – Fri. Jun 7
Week 4 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jun 10 – Fri. Jun 14
Week 5 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jun 17 – Fri. Jun 21
Week 6 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jun 24 – Fri. Jun 28
Week 7 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jul 1 – Fri. Jul 5
Week 8 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jul 8 – Fri. Jul 12
Week 9 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jul 15 – Fri. Jul 19
Week 10 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jul 22 – Fri. Jul 26
Week 11 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Jul 29 – Fri. Aug 2
Week 12 Fieldwork IIA Mon. Aug 5 – Fri. Aug 9
Make Up Week - Fieldwork IIA Mon. Aug 12 – Fri. Aug 16

Memorial Day (no classes): Mon. May 27
Independence Day (no classes): Thurs. July 4

2024 - 2025

Class of 2025 Schedule

 

Class of 2026

Year 1 (Fall 2023 start)
Fall 2023
Class of 2026 - D1
Week Fall 2023 Residency Dates
Orientation Wed. Aug 16 – Fri. Aug 18
Classes Begin Mon. Aug 21
Week 1 1a Mon. Aug 21 – Wed. Aug 23
1b Tues. Sept 5 – Thurs. Sept 7
Week 2 2a Mon. Sept 18 – Wed. Sept 20
2b Mon. Oct 2 – Wed. Oct 4*
Week 3 3a Mon. Oct 16 – Wed. Oct 18
3b Mon. Oct 30 – Wed. Nov 1*
Week 4 4a Mon. Nov 13 – Wed Nov 15
4b Mon. Dec 4 - Wed. Dec 6
Final Examinations Wed. Dec 13 - Thurs Dec 21

Labor Day (no classes): Mon. Sept 4
Thanksgiving Break (no classes): Mon. Nov 20 – Sat. Nov 25

Spring 2024
Class of 2026 - D1
Week Spring 2024 Residency Dates
Classes Begin Mon. Aug 21
Week 1 1a Mon. Jan 22 – Wed. Jan 24
1b Mon. Feb 5 – Wed. Feb 7
Week 2 2a Tues. Feb 20 – Thurs. Feb 22
FW 1 Fri. Mar 1
FW 2 Fri. Mar 8
2b Mon. Mar 4 – Wed. Mar 6*
FW 3 Fri. Mar 22 (Makeup Day is Mar 15)
Week 3 3a Mon. Mar 25 – Wed. Mar 27*
FW 4 Fri. Mar 29
FW 5 Fri. Apr 5
3b Mon. Apr 8 – Wed. Apr 10
Week 4 4a Mon. Apr 22 – Wed. Apr 24
4b Mon. May 6 – Wed. May 8
Final Examinations Sat., May 4 – Fri., May 10

Martin Luther King Day (no classes): Mon. Jan 15
President's Day (no classes): Mon. Feb 19
Spring Break (no classes): Mar 11 - Mar 15
AOTA Conference: Mar 20 - Mar 22

Summer 2024
Class of 2026 - D1
Week Summer 2024 Residency Dates
Week 1 1a Mon. May 20 – Wed. May 22
1b Mon. Jun 3 – Wed. Jun 5
Week 2 2a Mon. Jun 24 – Wed. Jun 26
FW IB Mon. Jul 8 – Fri. Jul 12
Week 3 3a Mon. Jul 15 – Wed. Jul 17
3b Mon. Jul 29 – Wed. Jul 31
Final Examinations Mon. Jul 29 – Fri. Jul 31

D1 residency in week 5 is still not confirmed; there may be changes to the summer schedule

Memorial Day (no classes): Mon. May 27
Independence Day (no classes): Thurs. July 4

2024 - 2026

Class of 2026 Schedule

*Multiple cohorts on-campus.

 

Class of 2027

Year 1 (Fall 2024 Start)
2024 - 2026

Class of 2027 Schedule

 

Previous Semesters

Fall 2022
Class of 2025 - D1
Week Fall 2022 Residency Dates
Orientation Wed. Aug 24 – Fri. Aug 26
Classes Begin Mon. Aug 29
Week 1 Mon. Aug 29 – Fri. Sept 2
Week 2 Mon. Oct 3 – Fri. Oct 7
Week 3 Mon. Oct 31 – Fri. Nov 4
Week 4 Mon. Nov 31 – Fri. Dec 9
Final Examinations Wed. Dec 14 – Thurs. Dec 22  

Fall Break & Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes): Mon. Nov 21 – Sat Nov. 26

Spring 2023
Class of 2025 - D1
Week Spring 2023 Residency Dates
Classes Begin Tues. Jan 17
Week 1 Mon. Jan 23 – Fri. Jan 27
Week 2 Mon. Feb 20 – Fri. Feb 24
Week 3 Mon. Mar 27 – Fri. Mar 31
Week 4 Mon. May 1 – Fri. May 5
Final Examinations Mon. May 8 – Tues. May 16

Martin Luther King Day (no classes): Mon. Jan 16
Spring Break (no classes): Mon. Mar 13 – Sat., Mar 18
AOTA Conference (no classes): Wed. Apr 19 – Fri. Apr 21

Summer 2023
Class of 2025 - D1
Week Summer 2023 Residency Dates
Classes Begin Mon. May 22
Week 1 Mon. May 22 – Fri. May 26
Week 2 Mon. Jun 26 – Fri. Jun 30
Week 3 Mon. Jul 24 – Fri. Jul 28
Final Examinations Mon. Jul 31 - Fri. Aug 4

Memorial Day (no classes): Mon. May 29
Juneteenth (no classes): Mon. June 19
Independence Day observed (no classes): Tues. July 4

 

Academic Calendar