Academic Calendar

Daily Schedule                         Continuing and Graduate Calendar                               Academic Calendar Information

Fall Semester

Fall 2016 Fall 2017  Fall  2018 Proposed  2019               Proposed
2020
Freshmen/Transfers Arrive August 27  August 26 August 25 August 24 August 29
Returning Students Arrive August 28  August 27 August 26 August 25 August 30
Registration Day August 29  August 28 August 27 August 26 August 31
Classes Begin August 30  August 29 August 28 August 27 September 1
All College Convocation August 31  August 30 August 29 August 28 September 2
Labor Day/Holiday September 5 September 4 September 3 September 2 September 7
Last Day to Add/Drop September 6 September 5 September 4 September 3 September 8
Family Weekend/Homecoming October 8 October 14 October 6 TBA TBA
Mid-Term Date October 17  October 16 October 15 October 14 October 19
Mid-Term Grades Due October 19  October 18 October 17 October 16 October 22
Fall Break, No Classes October 20-21 October 19-20 October 25-26 TBA TBA
Last Day to Withdraw November 8  November 7 November 6 November 5 November 10
Thanksgiving Break November 23-25  November 22-24 November 21-23 November 27-29 November 25-27
Last Class Day December 9  December 8 December 7 December 6 December 11
College Reading Day December 12  December 11 December 10 December 9 December 14
Fall 2016 Final Exam Week
*Finals Dec. 13-15, 2016 with Dec. 16, 2016 as make-up day for weather closure if needed.
Dec. 13-16  Dec. 12-15 Dec. 11-14 Dec. 10-13 Dec. 15-18
December Commencement December 17  December 16 December 15 December 14 December 19
Christmas Recess Begins December 17  December 16 December 15 December 14 December 19
All Fall Grades Due December 20  December 19 December 19 December 18 December 22

Spring Semester

Spring 2017  Spring  2018 Spring  2019     Proposed
2020       
Proposed
2021
Registration Day January 9  January 8 N/A N/A N/A
Classes Begin January 10  January 9 January 15 January 13 January 11
Last Day to Add/Drop January 16  January 15 January 18 January 17 January 15
Mid-Term Date February 24 February 23 February 28 February 27 February 25
Mid-Term Grades Due March 1  February 28 March 6 March 3 March 2
Spring Break March 4-12 March 3-11 March 9-17 March 7-15 March 6-14
Last Day to Withdraw March 23  March 22 March 27 March 25 March 24
Graduation Applications Due March 31  TBA TBA TBA TBA
Campus Day (No Class) April 5  April 4 April 3 April 1 April 7
Easter Recess April 17 April 2 April 22 April 13 April 5
Honors Convocation Ceremony April 19 April 18 April 24 April 22 April 21
Research & Creativity Symposium
(No Class)
April 20  April 19 April 25 April 23 April 22
Last Day of Class April 21  April 20 April 26 April 24 April 23
College Reading Day April 24  April 23 April 29 April 27 April 26
Spring Final Exam Week April 25-27  April 24-26 April 30-May 2 April 28-30 April 27-29
Commencement April 29  April 28 May 4 May 2 May 1
All Spring Grades Due May 2  May 1 May 7 May 5 May 4

May Term

 May
2017
May
2018
May
2019
Proposed
2020  
Proposed 2021
Classes Begin May 1  April 30 May 6 May 4 May 3
Last Day to Add/Drop May 2 May 1 May 7 May 5 May 4
Last Day to Withdraw May 12 May 11 May 17 May 15 May 14
Classes End May 19 May 18 May 24 May 22 May 21
May Term Grades Due May 23  May 22 May 29 May 27 May 25