Academic Calendars

Fall Semester 2016 Academic Calendar>

Orientation August 15 and 16
First Day of Classes August 17
Last Day to Drop/Add August 24
Pass/Fail Request Period August 17 through September 7
Labor Day Holiday — No Classes
(University closed)
September 5
Thanksgiving Holiday — No Classes
(University closed November 24)
November 23 through 25
Last Day of Classes November 28
Study Days November 29 and 30
Final Exams December 1 through 15 (4:00 p.m.)

Grading Deadlines: Grades are due from faculty by 9 a.m. Tuesday, January 10, 2017. 
GPAs and Ranking information is anticipated to be posted to student transcripts within four days after grades are due.

Spring Semester 2017 Academic Calendar>

First Day of Classes January 9
Last Day to Drop/Add January 13
Pass/Fail Request Period January 9 through January 30
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday — No Classes
(University open)
January 16
Spring Break — No Classes
(University open)
March 6 through March 10
Last Day of Classes April 24
Study Days April 25 through April 26
Final Exams April 27 through May 11 (4:00 p.m.)
Commencement May 13

Grading Deadlines: Grades are due from faculty by 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 30, 2017.
GPAs and Ranking information is anticipated to be posted to student transcripts within four days after grades are due.

Fall Semester 2017 Academic Calendar>

Orientation August 14 and 15
First Day of Classes August 16
Last Day to Drop/Add August 23
Pass/Fail Request Period August 16 through September 6
Labor Day Holiday — No Classes
(University closed)
September 4
Thanksgiving Holiday — No Classes
(University closed)
November 22 through November 24
Last Day of Classes November 27
Study Days November 28 and November 29
Final Exams November 30 through December 14 (4:00 p.m.)

Spring Semester 2018 Academic Calendar>

First Day of Classes January 8
Last Day to Drop/Add January 12
Pass/Fail Request Period January 8 through January 29
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday — No Classes
(University open)
January 15
Spring Break — No Classes
(University open)
March 5 through March 9
Last Day of Classes April 23
Study Days April 24 through April 25
Final Exams April 26 through May 10 (4:00 p.m.)
Commencement May 12