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  • 2017-18 Academic Calendar

    Spring Semester 2018

     Residents move-in  Sunday, January 14, 2018
     Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.  Monday, January 15
     Last day for schedule change  Tuesday, January 23
     Last day for P/F grading option  Tuesday, January 23
     Mid-semester grades due  +Friday, March 2
     Mid-semester break  Saturday-Sunday, Mar. 3-11
     Classes resume  Monday, March 12
     Easter Break  Thursday - Monday, March 29-April 2
     Last day to withdraw from a course  Tuesday, April 3
     Classes resume  Tuesday, April 3
     Registration for Fall Semester 2018  Tuesday - Friday, April 10-13
     Last day of classes   *Wednesday, May 2
     Final examinations  Thursday - Wednesday, May 3-9
     Residence halls close  Wednesday, May 9, noon
     Commencement  Sunday, May 13

    +Dates for faculty to submit grades on-line.

    *To ensure that each course meets the required number of times during spring semester 2018, classes that ordinarily meet on Thursdays will also meet on Tuesday, May 1. Classes that ordinarily meet on Fridays will also meet on Wednesday, May 2.

    Summer Session 2018

     First day of Summer Session  Monday, May 14, 2018
     Memorial Day - University holiday  Monday, May 28
     Independence Day - University holiday  Wednesday, July 4
     Last day of Summer Session  Monday, August 20

    Academic year 2017-18 begins on the first day of classes for Fall Semester 2017 and ends on the last day of Summer Session 2018.

     

    2018-19 Academic Calendar


    Fall Semester 2018

     International students arrive  Tuesday, August 14, 2018
     Freshman class arrives  Thursday, August 23
     New Student Orientation  Thursday-Sunday, August 23-26
     Upperclass residents move-in     Sunday, August 26
     Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.  Monday, August 27
     Last day for schedule change  Tuesday, September 4
     Last day for P/F grading option  Tuesday, September 4
     "Reaching Every Door" (compressed classes)  Tuesday, October 2
     Mid-semester grades due  +Friday, October 12
     Mid-semester break  Saturday - Tuesday, October 13-16
     Classes resume  Wednesday, October 17
     Last day to withdraw from a course  Monday, November 5
     Registration for Spring Semester 2019  Monday-Friday, November 12-16
     Thanksgiving break  Wednesday-Sunday, Nov. 21-25
     Classes resume  Monday, November 26
     Last day of classes  Friday, December 7
     Final examinations  Monday - Saturday, Dec. 10-15
     Residence halls close  Saturday, December 15, noon


    Spring Semester 2019

     Residents move-in  Sunday, January 13, 2019
     Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.   Monday, January 14
     Last day for schedule change  Tuesday, January 22
     Last day for P/F grading option  Tuesday, January 22
     Mid-semester grades due  +Friday, March 1
     Mid-semester break  Saturday-Sunday, March 2-10
     Classes resume  Monday, March 11
     Last day to withdraw from a course  Thursday, March 28
     Easter Break  Thursday - Monday, April 18-22
     Classes resume  Tuesday, April 23
     Registration for Fall Semester 2019  Tuesday - Friday, April 23-26
     Last day of classes  *Wednesday, May 1
     Final examinations  Thursday - Wednesday, May 2-8
     Residence halls close  Wednesday, May 8, noon
    Commencement Sunday, May12

     +Dates for faculty to submit grades on-line.

    *To ensure that each course meets the required number of times during spring semester 2019, classes that ordinarily meet on Thursdays will also meet on Tuesday, April 30. Classes that ordinarily meet on Fridays will also meet on Wednesday, May 1.

    Summer Session 2019

     First day of Summer Session Monday, May 13, 2019
     Memorial Day - University holiday Monday, May 27
     Independence Day - University holiday Thursday, July 4

     Last day of Summer Session

    Tuesday, August 20 

    Academic year 2018-19 begins on the first day of classes for Fall Semester 2018 and ends on the last day of Summer Session 2019.

     

    2019-20 Academic Calendar


    Fall Semester 2019

     

    International students arrive

    Freshman class arrives            

    New Student Orientation          

    Upperclass residents move-in   

    Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.                                                 

    Last day for schedule change               

    Last day for P/F grading option

    "Reaching Every Door" (compressed classes)

    Mid-semester grades due         

    Mid-semester break                 

    Classes resume                              

    Last day to withdraw from a course

    Registration for Spring Semester 2020

    Thanksgiving break       

    Classes resume                                   

    Last day of classes                              

    Final examinations                   

    Residence halls close

    Tuesday, August 13, 2019

    Thursday, August 22

    Thursday-Sunday, August 22-25

    Sunday, August 25

    Monday, August 26

    Tuesday, September 3

    Tuesday, September 3

    Tuesday, October 1

    +Friday, October 11

    Saturday - Tuesday, October 19-22

    Wednesday, October 23

    Monday, November 4

    Monday-Friday, November 18-22

    Wednesday-Sunday, Nov. 27-Dec. 1

    Monday, December 2

    Friday, December 6

    Monday - Saturday, Dec. 9-14

    Saturday, December 14, noon

     

     

    Spring Semester 2020

     

    Residents move-in                   

    Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.           

    Last day for schedule change               

    Last day for P/F grading option            

    Mid-semester grades due                     

    Mid-semester break                 

    Classes resume                      

    Last day to withdraw from a course     

    Easter Break

    Classes resume

    Registration for Fall Semester 2020                                

    Last day of classes                  

    Final examinations                   

    Residence halls close   

    Commencement

    Sunday, January12, 2020

    Monday, January 13

    Tuesday, January 21

    Tuesday, January 21

    +Friday, February 28

    Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 29-Mar. 8

    Monday, March 9

    Thursday, March 26

    Thursday - Monday, April 9-13

    Tuesday, April 14

    Tuesday - Friday, April 21-24

    *Wednesday, Wednesday, 29

    Thursday - Wednesday, Apr. 30-May 6

    Wednesday, May 6, noon

    Sunday, May10

     +Dates for faculty to submit grades on-line.

    *To ensure that each course meets the required number of times during spring semester 2020, classes that ordinarily meet on Thursdays will also meet on Tuesday, April 28. Classes that ordinarily meet on Fridays will also meet on Wednesday, April 29.

    Summer Session 2020

     

    First day of Summer Session

    Memorial Day - University holiday

    Independence Day - University holiday

    Last day of Summer Session

    Monday, May 11, 2020

    Monday, May 25

    Saturday, July 4 (observed July 3)

    Thursday, August 20

    Academic year 2019-20 begins on the first day of classes for Fall Semester 2019 and ends on the last day of Summer Session 2020.

     

    2020-21 Academic Calendar


    Fall Semester 2020

     

    Mid-semester grades due         

    Mid-semester break                 

    Classes resume                              

    Last day to withdraw from a course

    Registration for Spring Semester 2021

    Thanksgiving break       

    Classes resume                                   

    Last day of classes                              

    Final examinations                   

    Residence halls close

    Tuesday, August 11, 2020

    Thursday, August 20

    Thursday-Sunday, August 20-23

    Sunday, August 23

    Monday, August 24

    Tuesday, September 1

    Tuesday, September 1

    Tuesday, October 6

    +Friday, October 16

    Saturday - Tuesday, October 17-20

    Wednesday, October 21

    Monday, November 2

    Monday-Friday, November 16-20

    Wednesday-Sunday, Nov. 25-Nov. 29

    Monday, November 30

    Friday, December 4

    Monday - Saturday, Dec. 7-12

    Saturday, December 12, noon

     

     

    Spring Semester 2021

     

    Residents move-in                   

    Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.           

    Last day for schedule change               

    Last day for P/F grading option            

    Mid-semester grades due                     

    Mid-semester break                 

    Classes resume                      

    Last day to withdraw from a course     

    Easter Break

    Classes resume

    Registration for Fall Semester 2021                                

    Last day of classes                  

    Final examinations                   

    Residence halls close

    Commencement

    Sunday, January10, 2021

    Monday, January 11

    Tuesday, January 19

    Tuesday, January 19

    +Friday, February 26

    Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 27-Mar. 7

    Monday, March 8

    Thursday, March 25

    Thursday - Monday, April 1-5

    Tuesday, April 6

    Tuesday - Friday, April 20-23

    Wednesday, 28

    Thursday - Wednesday, Apr. 29-May 5

    Wednesday, May 5, noon

    Sunday, May 9

     +Dates for faculty to submit grades on-line.

    *To ensure that each course meets the required number of times during spring semester 2021, classes that ordinarily meet on Thursdays will also meet on Tuesday, April 27. Classes that ordinarily meet on Fridays will also meet on Wednesday, April 28.

    Summer Session 2021

     

    First day of Summer Session

    Memorial Day - University holiday

    Independence Day - University holiday

    Last day of Summer Session

    Monday, May 10, 2021

    Monday, May 31

    Sunday, July 4

    Friday, August 20