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