Academic Calendar

  • The academic calendar provides important dates and deadlines pertaining to registration, tuition deadlines, final exams and other important dates, like spring break.


  • Fall Semester 2016

    Date Event
    August 16-19 Faculty Duty Days Start
    August 18-21 Move-In Day & Welcome Week
    August 22 All Classes Begin
    August 26 Drop/Add Deadline (4 pm)
    September 5 Labor Day Holiday (No classes)
    September 6 Pass/No Credit Deadline
    September 26 Tuition Due Date
    October 3 Spring Advising Begins
    October 14 Midterm
    October 17 Spring Registration Begins
    November 11 Veteran's Day (No classes)
    November 23-25 Fall Break (No classes)
    December 7 Study Day (No day classes/Classes meeting 4:30 pm or later are held)
    December 8-14 Final Exams Schedule  
    December 15 Commencement
    December 16 Grading Day/Faculty Grades Due (4:30 pm)

    Spring Semester 2017

    Date Event
    January 5-6 Registration & Orientation
    January 6  Move-In (noon)
    January 9 All Classes Begin
    January 13  Drop/Add Deadline (4 pm)
    January 16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (No classes)
    January 23 Pass/No Credit Deadline
    February 13 Tuition Due Date
    February 20  Faculty Development (No day classes/Classes meeting 4:30 pm or later are held)
    March 3 Mid-Term
    March 6-10  Spring Break (No classes)
    March 13 Fall & Summer Advising Begins
    March 27 Fall & Summer Registration Begins
    April 11  Student Academic Conference (No day classes/classes meeting at 4:30 or later are held)
    April 14, 17  Non-Instructional/Non-Duty Days (No classes)
    May 3  Study Day (No day classes/Classes meeting 4:30 pm or later are held)
    May 4-10 Final Exams Schedule
    May 11 Grading Day
    May 12 Commencement
    May 12  Faculty Grades Due (4:30 pm)

    Summer Session 2017

    March 29 Summer Registration Begins
    May 17 Summer Session Begins
    May 17 3-Week Session A Classes Begin
    4-Week Session D Classes Begin
    5-Week Session F Classes Begin
    6-Week Session H Classes Begin
    8-Week Session I Classes Begin
    Full Term Summer Session K Classes Begin
    May 23 Drop/Add Deadline (4:30 pm)
    3-Week Session A
    4-Week Session D
    5-Week Session F
    6-Week Session H
    8-Week Session I
    Full Term Summer Session K
    May 29 Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
    June 6 8-Week Session J Classes Begin
    June 7 3-Week Session A Classes End
    June 8 3-Week Session B Classes Begin
    June 12 Drop/Add Deadline (4:30 pm)
    8-Week Session J
    June 14 Financial Aid Disbursed
    June 14 Drop/Add Deadline (4:30 pm)
    3-Week Session B
    June 14 4-Week Session D Classes End
    June 15 Tuition Due Date
    June 21 5-Week Session F Classes End
    June 22 5-Week Session G Classes Begin
    June 28 Drop/Add Deadline (4:30 pm)
    5-Week Session G
    June 28 3-Week Session B Classes End
    June 29 6-Week Session H Classes End
    June 29 4-Week Session E Classes Begin
    July 4 July 4th Holiday (no classes)
    July 6 Drop/Add Deadline (4:30 pm)
    4-Week Session E
    July 10 3-Week Session C Classes Begin
    July 11 8-Week Session I Classes End
    July 14 Drop/Add Deadline (4:30 pm)
    3-Week Session C
    July 27 4-Week Session E Classes End
    July 28 3-Week Session C Classes End
    5-Week Session G Classes End
    8-Week Session J Classes End
    Full Term Summer Session K Classes End
    July 28 Summer Session Ends

    Fall Semester 2017

    Date Events
    August 15-18 Faculty Duty Days Start
    August 17 Move-In Day
    August 17-20 Welcome Week
    August 21 All Classes Begin
    August 25 Drop/Add Deadline (4 pm)
    September 4 Labor Day Holiday (No classes)
    September 5 Pass/No Credit Deadline
    September 25 Tuition Due Date
    October 2 Spring Advising Begins
    October 20 Midterm
    October 23 Spring Registration Begins
    November 10 Veteran's Day (No classes)
    November 22-24 Fall Break (No classes)
    December 6 Study Day (No day classes/Classes meeting 4:30 pm or later are held)
    December 7-13 Final Exams Schedule
    December 14 Commencement
    December 15 Grading Day/Faculty Grades Due (4:30 pm)

    Spring Semester 2018

    Date Event
    January 4-5 Registration/Orientation
    January 8 All Classes Begin
    January 12 Drop/Add Deadline (4 pm)
    January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (No classes)
    January 22 Pass/Fail No Credit Deadline
    February 12 Tuition Due Date
    March 2 Mid-Term
    March 5-9 Spring Break (No classes)
    March 12 Fall/Summer Advising Begins
    March 29 Faculty Development (No day classes/Classes meeting 4:30 pm or later are held)
    March 30 - April 2 Non-Instructional/Non-Duty Days (No classes)
    April 3 Fall/Summer Registration Begins
    April 17 Student Academic Conference (No day classes/classes meeting at 4:30 or later are held)
    May 2 Study Day (No day classes/Classes meeting 4:30 pm or later are held)
    May 3-9 Final Exams Schedule
    May 10 Grading Day
    May 11 Commencement
    May 11 Faculty Grades Due (4:30 pm)