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Program Calendar

The ISU dietetic internship is a 9-month program, which starts in August and finishes in May:

  • Orientation week is typically held in mid-August (Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m.)
  • Rotations are scheduled Monday-Friday
  • Periodic class days are generally scheduled for Fridays (see below for specific dates)
  • Occasional weekend and evening hours at rotations may occur

All ISU dietetic interns are encouraged to download a hard copy of the ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2018-19 

The Jean Inman RDN Exam Review will be scheduled in Meridian
for a Saturday and Sunday in spring semester
Dates are TBA

DI Academic Calendar 2018-2019

August

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • August 20, rotations begin
  • No class day after orientation week

September

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • September 3, Labor Day
  • September 7 and 21, class day, 9 am – 3:30 pm

October

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • October 5 and 19, class day, 9 am – 3:30 pm

November

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • November 2, 16, and 30 class day, 9 am – 3:30 pm
  • November 19 – 23, Fall break, no rotations, no class day

December

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • December 14, class day, 9 am – 3:30 pm
  • December 15 – January 1, Winter break, no rotations, no class day

January

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • January 2, Rotations resume
  • January 21, Martin Luther King holiday
  • January 25, class day 9 am – 3:30 pm 

February

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • February 8 and 22, class day 9 am – 3:30 pm
  • February 18, President’s Day holiday

March

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • March 8 & 29, class day 9 am – 3:30 pm
  • March 18 – 22, ISU spring break
  • Intern spring break may not match the University’s and may be used for making up hours

April

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • April 12 and 19, class day 9 am – 3:30 pm
  • April 25 and 26, IAND* Annual Meeting, Boise, ID (OPTIONAL)

May

  • Rotations Monday – Friday with Friday class days as noted
  • May 3, class day 9 am – 3:30 pm, the planned program end date

*Attendance at the state meeting is voluntary and does not count toward supervised practice hours.  Interns who want to go, must:

  1. Make certain that they have completed enough hours to afford the time away from rotations or make arrangements to make up the lost hours
  2. Discuss with the preceptor BEFORE making any travel arrangements
  3. Understand that all costs are the intern’s responsibility -- The ISU DI program will not cover any of the costs

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