Loyola University Maryland

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences

Class of 2022

August 2020

PLEASE HOLD all weekdays between 8/19 - 9/11 for Graduate Student Orientations (large group, small group, and individual meetings typically occur between 9-5pm). More details will be provided closer to the beginning of the semester on 8/19.

Wednesday, 8/19, Orientation to Graduate Program in SLP, Timonium/Virtual (TBD), 9-5pm

Thursday, 8/20, SP 660: Professional Practice Seminar, Timonium/Virtual (TBD), 9-5pm

Friday, 8/21, Seminar on "Well-being, self-care, and their application to clinical practicum," Virtual, 9:30-12pm

Monday, 8/24, Big Topics in Speech-Language Pathology, Virtual, Time TBD

Tuesday, 8/25, Loyola Clinical Centers Orientation, Timonium/Virtual, Time TBD

Wednesday, 8/26, clinic-specific orientation, TBD

Thursday, 8/27, clinic-specific orientation, TBD 

Friday, 8/28, clinic-specific orientation, TBD

Monday, 8/31, First day of academic classes, Timonium/Virtual (TBD), 9:30-6:15pm

September 2020

Tuesday, 9/1 - Friday 9/4, clinic-specific orientation, TBD

Monday, 9/7, Labor Day, NO CLASS

Tuesday 9/8-9/11, clinic-specific orientation, TBD

Monday, 9/14, fall classes resume

Tuesday, 9/15, opening day of clinic with clients

October 2020

Tuesday, 10/20 - 10/23, Clinic midterm week

November 2020

Friday, 11/13, spring web registration opens (wait for info from Emilie)

Wednesday, 11/26 - 11/29, Thanksgiving Break (academic classes switch to all online)

Monday 11/30, last day to withdraw from courses, academic classes held online

December 2020

Monday, 12/7, academic classes held online

Friday, 12/11, last day with clients in clinic

Monday, 12/14, academic classes end (online)

Winter Break 2020-21

12/19-1/7/21, no student obligations

January 2021

Friday, 1/8, Externship Orientation

Monday, 1/11, academic classes start

Tuesday, 1/12 - 1/22, clinical orientations for spring semester

Monday, 1/18, MLK, NO CLASS

Tuesday, 1/26, first day of clinic

February 2021


March 2021

Monday, 3/1-3/5, spring break, NO CLASS OR CLINIC

Week of 3/8, midterm KASA Evaluations

April 2021

Thursday, 4/1-4/2, Easter Break, Clinic CLOSED

Monday, 4/5, Easter Monday, NO CLASS (additional assignments outside of class)

Thursday, 4/8, Summer registration begins (wait for information from Emilie)

Friday, 4/16, last day to withdraw from courses

Friday, 4/30, last day with clients in clinic, may be extended until 5/7

May 2021

Monday, 5/3, academic classes end

Tuesday, 5/4, summer externship orientation

Tuesday, 5/4 - 5/14, summer internship orientation

Monday, 5/17, summer classes begin

Friday 5/28 and Monday, 5/31, Loyola CLOSED for Memorial Day

June 2021


July 2021


Friday, 7/30, last day of clinic

August 2021

Summer Break - no obligations

September 2021

TBD, Classes begin

TBD, Externship Orientation, time and location TBD

TBD, most externships begin

Monday, 9/6, Labor Day, CLOSED

October 2021


November 2021

11/24 and 11/26, Thanksgiving Break, Loyola CLOSED

December 2021

Friday, TBD, most externships end 

Monday, TBD, classes end

TBD, winter break, Loyola CLOSED

January 2022

Monday, TBD, classes begin

Tuesday, TBD, most externships begin

TBD, Application for Graduate due

Monday, 1/17, MLK Holiday, Loyola CLOSED, no classes

February 2022


March 2022


April 2022

Friday, 4/14, Easter Break, Loyola CLOSED

Monday, 4/17, Easter Monday, no classes in-person, but assignments online

TBD, Comprehensive Exam (Timonium campus) - students excused from externships

Monday, TBD, 2nd Year Farewell Lunch

May 2022

Monday, TBD, classes end

Monday, TBD, Exit Surveys (tentative)

Saturday, 5/21, Commencement


Fergie Cantos

Fergie recognizes a need for bilingual speech therapy and is eager to serve a Spanish-speaking population

Speech-Language Pathology