Academic Calendars

2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2016

Thu,
Aug 25
Orientation Classes Begin for
All First-Year Students
Sat-Sun,
Aug 27-28
Orientation Classes Continue for
First-Year Students
Mon,
Aug 29
Orientation Classes Begin for
All New Transfer Students
Mon,
Aug 29
Registration/Enrollment Confirmation
Mon-Tue,
Aug 29-30
Orientation Classes Continue for All First-Year & Transfer Students
Wed,
Aug 31
Fall Semester Classes Begin for Returning Students
Thu,
Sep 1
Opening Convocation
Mon,
Sep 5
Labor Day Holiday - College Closed
Fri, Sat,  Sun,   
Oct 14, 15, 16
Long Weekend
Thu,
Nov 3
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W"
Wed-Sun,
Nov 23--27
Thanksgiving Break
Fri,
Dec 9
Classes End
Mon-Thu,
Dec 12--15
Examination Period
Fri, Dec 16--
Sun, Jan 8
Christmas Break

 

January Term 2017

Mon,
Jan 9
January Term Classes Begin - Registration
Mon,
Jan 16
Martin Luther King Day
(Morning classes recess at 10:30 a.m.
Afternoon classes meet normal schedule)
Fri,
Jan 27
January Term Classes End
Sat,
Jan 28
January Term Snow Make-Up Day

 

Spring Semester 2017

Mon,
Jan 30
Spring Registration
Wed,
Feb 1
Spring Semester Classes Begin
Sat-Sun,
Mar 18--26
Spring Break
Tue,
Apr 11
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W"
Fri,
Apr 14
Good Friday - College Closed
Sat,
Apr 22
Academic Awards Ceremony
Fri,
May 12
Classes End
Mon-Thu,
May 15--18
Examination Period
Sun,
May 21
Baccalaureate & Commencement

 

Summer Session 2017

Thu,
Jun 1
First 3-week, 5-week, & 11-week Terms Begin
Wed,
Jun 21
First 3-week Term Ends
Tue,
Jul 4
Fourth of July Holiday - College Closed
Thu,
Jul 6
First 5-week Term Ends
Fri,
Jul 7
Second 5-week Term Begins
Fri,
Aug 11
Second 5-week Term Ends
Fri,
Aug 18
11-week Term Ends

2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2017

Thu,
Aug 24
Orientation Class Begins for New First-Year Students
Fri - Tue,
Aug 25 - 29
Orientation Classes Continue for First-Year Students
Mon,
Aug 28
Enrollment Confirmation *
Mon,
Aug 28
Transfer Advising and Orientation Begins
Tue,
Aug 29
Transfer Orientation Continues
Tue,
Aug 29
Sophomore Class Meeting, 10 a.m.
Junior Class Meeting, 11:15 a.m.
Wed,
Aug 30
Fall Semester Classes Begin
Thu,
Aug 31
Opening Convocation
Mon,
Sep 4
Labor Day Holiday - College Closed
Fri, Sat,  Sun,   
Oct 13, 14, 15
Long Weekend
Thu,
Nov 2
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W"
Wed-Sun,
Nov 22--26
Thanksgiving Break
Fri,
Dec 8
Classes End
Mon-Thu,
Dec 11--14
Examination Period
Fri, Dec 15--
Sun, Jan 7
Christmas Break
  * Students may complete enrollment confirmation online in advance. Only students that haven’t confirmed online are required to confirm in person on this date. Students will be notified via email if they have to confirm their enrollment in person. 

 

January Term 2018

Mon,
Jan 8
January Term Classes Begin - Registration
Mon,
Jan 15
Martin Luther King Holiday
(Classes meet on abbreviated schedule)
Fri,
Jan 26
January Term Classes End
Sat,
Jan 27
January Term Snow Make-Up Day

 

Spring Semester 2018

Mon,
Jan 29
Enrollment Confirmation *
Mon,
Jan 29
New Student Orientation and Advising
Tue,
Jan 30
New Student Orientation Continues
Wed,
Jan 31
Spring Semester Classes Begin
Sat-Sun,
Mar 17--25
Spring Break
Fri,
Mar 30
Good Friday - College Closed
Wed,
Apr 11
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W"
Sat,
Apr 21
Academic Awards Ceremony
Fri,
May 11
Classes End
Mon-Thu,
May 14--17
Examination Period
Sun,
May 20`
Baccalaureate & Commencement
  * Students may complete enrollment confirmation online in advance. Only students that haven’t confirmed online are required to confirm in person on this date. Students will be notified via email if they have to confirm their enrollment in person. 

 

Summer Session 2018

Mon,
Jun 4
First 3-week, 5-week, & 11-week Terms Begin
Tue,
Jun 22
First 3-week Term Ends
Wed,
Jul 4
Fourth of July Holiday - College Closed
Fri,
Jul 6
First 5-week Term Ends
Mon,
Jul 9
Second 5-week Term Begins
Fri,
Aug 10
Second 5-week Term Ends
Fri,
Aug 17
11-week Term Ends