Academic Calendar

FALL SESSION 2017

Welcome Week Saturday-Tuesday, August 19-22
Move-In Day Saturday, August 19
Opening Convocation Tuesday, August 22
Classes begin Wednesday, August 23
Last day to Add classes Tuesday, August 29
Labor Day (no classes, offices closed) Monday, September 4
Last day to Drop classes Wednesday, September 6
Homecoming Week Sunday-Saturday, October 1-7
Homecoming Convication & Games
(no classes, offices open)
Friday, October 6
Midterm Week Monday-Friday, October 9-13
Fall Break (no classes, offices open) Monday-Tuesday, October 16-17
Midterm Grades Due Thursday, October 19, 12:00pm
Family Weekend Saturday, October 28
Last day to Withdraw from classes Wednesday, November 8
Thanksgiving Break Monday-Friday, November 20-24
Classes Resume Monday, November 27
Last day of classes Friday, December 8
December Graduate Recognition Reception Saturday, December 9
Final Examinations Monday-Tuesday, December 11-12
Study Day Wednesday, December 13
Final Examinations Thursday-Friday, December 14-15
Final Grades Due Wednesday, December 20, 8:00 am

Spring Session 2018

Move-In Day Sunday, January 7
Orientation Monday, January 8
Classes begin Wednesday, January 10
MLK Jr. Day; Campus Service Day
(no classes, offices closed)
Monday, January 15
Last day to Add classes Wednesday, January 17
Last day to Drop classes Wednesday, January 24
Founders’ Day Convocation Friday, February 2
Midterm Week Monday–Friday, February 26–March 2
Midterm Grades Due Wednesday, March 7, 12:00pm
Spring Break Monday–Friday, March 5–9
Classes Resume Monday, March 12
Last day to Withdraw from classes Thursday, March 29
Good Friday (no classes, offices closed) Friday, March 30
Easter Monday (no classes, offices open) Monday, April 2
Honors Ceremony Sunday, April 22
Last day of classes Wednesday, April 25
Study Day Thursday, April 26
Final Examinations Friday–Saturday, April 27–28 and
Monday–Tuesday, April 30-May 1
Graduating Senior Grades Due Thursday, May 3, 12:00pm
Baccalaureate Friday, May 4
Commencement Saturday, May 5
Final Grades Due Tuesday, May 8, 12:00pm

 

SUMMER SESSION 2018

May Term begins Monday, May 14
Memorial Day (no classes; offices closed) Monday, May 28
May Term ends Friday, June 1
May Term Grades Due Friday, June 8, 12:00 pm
8-Week Term begins Monday, June 4
June Term begins Monday, June 4
June Term ends Friday, June 29
June Term Grades Due Friday, July 6, 12:00 pm
July Term begins Monday, July 2
Independence Day (no classes, offices closed) Wednesday, July 4
8-Week Term ends Friday, July 27
July Term ends Friday, July 27
8-Week and July Term Grades Due Friday, August 3, 12:00 pm

 

FALL SESSION 2018

Welcome Week Saturday-Tuesday, August 18-21
Move-In Day Saturday, August 18, 10:00 am
Opening Convocation Tuesday, August 21
Classes begin Wednesday, August 22
Last day to Add classes Tuesday, August 28
Labor Day (no classes, offices closed) Monday, September 3
Last day to Drop classes Wednesday, September 5
Homecoming Week Sunday-Saturday, Sept 30 – Oct 6
Homecoming Convication & Games
(no classes, offices open)
Friday, October 5
Midterm Week Monday-Friday, October 8-12
Fall Break (no classes, offices open) Monday-Tuesday, October 15-16
Midterm Grades Due Thursday, October 18, 12:00pm
Last day to Withdraw from classes Wednesday, November 7
Family Weekend [MOVE ME] Saturday, November 10
Thanksgiving Break Monday-Friday, November 19-23
Classes Resume Monday, November 26
Last day of classes Friday, December 7
December Graduate Recognition Reception Saturday, December 8, 3:00 pm
Final Examinations Monday-Tuesday, December 10-11
Study Day Wednesday, December 12
Final Examinations Thursday-Friday, December 13-14
Final Grades Due Wednesday, December 19, 8:00 am

Spring Session 2019

Move-In Day Sunday, January 13
Orientation Monday, January 14
Classes begin Wednesday, January 16
MLK Jr. Day; Campus Service Day
(no classes, offices closed)
Monday, January 21
Last day to Add classes Wednesday, January 23
Last day to Drop classes Wednesday, January 30
Founders’ Day Convocation Friday, February 8, 4:00 pm
Midterm Week Monday–Friday, March 4-8
Midterm Grades Due Wednesday, March 13, 12:00pm
Spring Break Monday–Friday, March 11-15
Classes Resume Monday, March 18
Last day to Withdraw from classes Thursday, April 4
Good Friday (no classes, offices closed) Friday, April 19
Easter Monday (no classes, offices open) Monday, April 22
Honors Ceremony Sunday, April 27
Last day of classes Wednesday, May 1
Study Day Thursday, May 2
Final Examinations Friday–Saturday, May 3-4 and
Monday–Tuesday, May 6-7
Graduating Senior Grades Due Thursday, May 9, 12:00pm
Baccalaureate Friday, May 10
Commencement Saturday, May 11
Final Grades Due Tuesday, May 14, 12:00pm