Professor and student hugging during graduation ceremony

2016 – 2017 Academic Calendar

Spring 2017 Final Exam Schedule

2017 – 2018 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2016

Description Date(s)
Payment Deadline for Returning Students August 4
Online A term begins August 15
Classes begin August 17
Late registration and drop/add August 17-23
Convocation August 23
Labor Day Holiday (staff holiday – classes meet*) September 5
Spiritual Emphasis Week August 30 – September 1
Constitution /Citizenship Day September 16
Fall Break (no classes) October 3-7
Online A term ends October 9
Last day for Graduate Students to drop w/o academic penalty October 12
Online B term begins October 17
Fall enrollment reporting date October 31
Advising and registration for spring (current students only) October 17-November 4
Last drop day without academic penalty November 9
Deadline for graduation application November 15
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes) November 21-25
Classes end December 6
Dead day December 7
Online B term ends December 11
Final exams December 8, 9, 12, 13

Spring Semester 2017

Description Date(s)
New student advising and registration January 9
Online A term begins January 9
IE Day January 10
Classes begin January 11
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (staff holiday –classes meet*) January 16
Late registration and drop/add January 11-17
Spring break (no classes) March 6-10
Online A term ends March 5
Last day for Graduate Students to drop w/o academic penalty March 8
Online B term begins March 13
Advising and registration for summer/fall (current students only) March 13-31
Spring enrollment reporting date March 31
Last drop day without academic penalty April 5
Easter Week (no classes) April 10-14
Staff Easter Holiday-Good Friday April 14
Honors Chapel April 25
Classes end May 2
Dead day May 3
Online B term ends May 7
Final exams May 4, 5, 8, 9
Graduation May 13

Summer Semester 2017 – Session 1 / SS1

Description Date(s)
Memorial Day Holiday (staff holiday*) May 29
Advising and Registration June 2
Classes begin June 5
Late registration and drop/add June 5-6
Last drop day without academic penalty June 26
Classes End June 29
Final Exams June 30

Summer Semester 2017 – Session 2 / SS3

Description Date(s)
Advising and registration June 30
Classes begin July 3
Late registration and drop/add July 3-4
Independence Day Holiday (staff holiday – classes meet*) July 4
Last drop day without academic penalty July 24
Classes End July 27
Final Exams July 28