2016-17 Academic calendar

*Adult and Graduate Studies programs each have their own schedules.  Consult the AGS office for details.
Dates below are for the traditional undergraduate program.

 August            
26-28   Orientation
29   Fall semester classes begin
September     
2   Deadline for adding courses
5   Labor Day (classes are in session)
12   Deadline for dropping courses
October     
3-4   Fall break
15   Homecoming
17   Deadline for non-emergency withdrawals
November     
14   Registration begins for spring semester
23-25   Thanksgiving break
December     
 9   Last day of fall semester classes 
 12-15   Final examinations 
 15   Fall semester ends at 5 p.m.
January      
11   Spring semester classes begin 
 18   Deadline for adding courses 
 16   M.L. King Day (observed), No classes 
 25   Deadline for dropping courses 
 March     
1   Deadline for non-emergency withdrawals 
 6-10   Spring break 
 27   Registration begins for fall semester 
 29   Civic Engagement Day 
April      
 14   Good Friday holiday (Easter Sunday-4/16) 
 17   Easter Monday holiday; classes resume at 6 p.m.
27   Only Monday classes (day & evening)
28   Last day of spring semester classes
May      
 1-4   Final Exams 
4   Spring semester ends at 5 p.m.
7   Commencement
10-31   May term classes