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Academic Calendar

To give you a sense of how our academic year unfolds, our academic calendar shows when semesters begin and end, when final exams are held, which holidays are observed and more.


DateEvent
FALL SEMESTER 2016*
September 7Fall classes begin
October 10Columbus Day – no classes
October 25First quarter ends
October 26Second quarter begins
November 9Friday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 11/9)
November 11Veterans' Day - No classes
November 23Thanksgiving recess begins at the close of day classes; evening classes will not meet.
November 28Classes resume
December 13Tuesday evening class final exam
December 14Fall day classes end
December 15Reading Day – day classes
Thursday evening class final exam
December 16Final exams begin for day classes
December 19Monday evening class final exam
December 21Wednesday evening class final exam
December 22Final exams end for day classes
*NOTE:  Final Grades are due by Wednesday, December 28.
SPRING SEMESTER 2017**
January 18Spring classes begin
February 20Presidents’ Day – no classes
February 22Monday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 2/22)
March 6Spring Break begins
March 10Spring Break ends
March 14Third quarter ends
March 15Fourth quarter begins
April 17Patriot’s Day – no classes
April 27Thursday evening class final exam
May 1Spring day classes end
May 2Reading Day - day classes
Tuesday evening class final exam
May 3Final exams begin for day classes
Wednesday evening class final exam
May 8Monday evening class final exam
May 9Final exams end for day classes
TBDGraduate Commencement
May 13Undergraduate Commencement
**NOTE:  Final grades are due by Friday, May 12.
SUMMER SESSIONS 2017
May 22Summer Session I classes begin
May 29Memorial Day (observed) – no classes
June 26Summer Session I classes end
July 10Summer Session II classes begin
August 11Summer Session II classes end
 

   **NOTE: Final exams for summer courses will be given on the last scheduled meeting of the class.  Final examinations must be administered as scheduled unless the appropriate College Dean has granted an exemption. Final grades for Summer I are due by Thursday, June 29. Final grades for Summer II are due by Wednesday, August 16

DateEvent
FALL SEMESTER 2017*
September 6Fall classes begin
October 9Columbus Day – no classes
October 24First quarter ends
October 25Second quarter begins
November 8Friday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 11/8)
November 10Veterans' Day - No classes
November 22Thanksgiving recess begins at the close of day classes; evening classes will not meet.
November 27Classes resume
December 12Tuesday evening class final exam
December 13Fall day classes end
December 14Reading Day – day classes
Thursday evening class final exam
December 15Final exams begin for day classes
December 18Monday evening class final exam
December 20Wednesday evening class final exam
December 21Final exams end for day classes
*NOTE:  Final Grades are due by Wednesday, December 27.
SPRING SEMESTER 2018**
January 17Spring classes begin
February 19Presidents’ Day – no classes
February 21Monday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 2/21)
March 5Spring Break begins
March 9Spring Break ends
March 13Third quarter ends
March 14Fourth quarter begins
April 16Patriot’s Day – no classes
April 26Thursday evening class final exam
April 30Spring day classes end
May 1Reading Day - day classes
Tuesday evening class final exam
May 2Final exams begin for day classes
Wednesday evening class final exam
May 7Monday evening class final exam
May 8Final exams end for day classes
TBDGraduate Commencement
May 12Undergraduate Commencement
**NOTE:  Final grades are due by Friday, May 11.
SUMMER SESSIONS 2018
May 21Summer Session I classes begin
May 28Memorial Day (observed) – no classes
June 25Summer Session I classes end
July 9Summer Session II classes begin
August 10Summer Session II classes end
 
  **NOTE: Final exams for summer courses will be given on the last scheduled meeting of the class.  Final examinations must be administered as scheduled unless the appropriate College Dean has granted an exemption. Final grades for Summer I are due by Thursday, June 28. Final grades for Summer II are due by Wednesday, August 15