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 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
May 10Graduate 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.
DateEvent
FALL SEMESTER 2018*
September 5Fall classes begin
October 8Columbus Day – no classes
October 23First quarter ends
October 24Second quarter begins
November 12Veterans' Day - No classes
November 14Monday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 11/14)
November 21Thanksgiving recess begins at the close of day classes (Evening classes will not meet on 11/21)
November 26Classes resume
December 11Tuesday evening class final exam
December 12Fall day classes end
December 13Reading Day – day classes
Thursday evening class final exam
December 14Final exams begin for day classes
December 17Monday evening class final exam
December 19Wednesday evening class final exam
December 20Final exams end for day classes
*NOTE:  Final Grades are due by Wednesday, December 26.
SPRING SEMESTER 2019**
January 23Spring classes begin
February 18Presidents’ Day – no classes
February 20Monday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 2/20)
March 11Spring Break begins
March 15Spring Break ends
March 19Third quarter ends
March 20Fourth quarter begins
April 15Patriot’s Day – no classes
May 2Thursday evening class final exam
May 6Spring day classes end
May 7Reading Day - day classes
Tuesday evening class final exam
May 8Final exams begin for day classes
Wednesday evening class final exam
May 13Monday evening class final exam
May 14Final exams end for day classes
TBDGraduate Commencement
May 18Undergraduate Commencement
**NOTE:  Final grades are due by Friday, May 17.
SUMMER SESSIONS 2019
May 27Memorial Day (observed) – no classes
May 28Summer Session I classes begin
July 1Summer 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, July 5. Final grades for Summer II are due by Wednesday, August 14.
DateEvent
FALL SEMESTER 2019*
September 4Fall classes begin
October 14Columbus Day – no classes
October 22First quarter ends
October 23Second quarter begins
November 11Veterans' Day - No classes
November 13Monday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 11/13)
November 28Thanksgiving recess begins at the close of day classes (Evening classes will not meet on 11/27)
December 2Classes resume
December 10Tuesday evening class final exam
December 11Fall day classes end
December 12Reading Day – day classes
Thursday evening class final exam
December 13Final exams begin for day classes
December 16Monday evening class final exam
December 18Wednesday evening class final exam
December 19Final exams end for day classes
*NOTE:  Final Grades are due by Thursday, December 26.
SPRING SEMESTER 2020**
January 22Spring classes begin
February 17Presidents’ Day – no classes
February 19Monday class schedule (Wednesday classes will not meet on 2/19)
March 9Spring Break begins
March 13Spring Break ends
March 17Third quarter ends
March 18Fourth quarter begins
April 20Patriot’s Day – no classes
April 30Thursday evening class final exam
May 4Spring day classes end
May 5Reading Day - day classes
Tuesday evening class final exam
May 6Final exams begin for day classes
Wednesday evening class final exam
May 11Monday evening class final exam
May 12Final exams end for day classes
TBDGraduate Commencement
May 16Undergraduate Commencement
**NOTE:  Final grades are due by Friday, May 15.
SUMMER SESSIONS 2020
May 25Memorial Day (observed) – no classes
May 26Summer Session I classes begin
June 29Summer Session I classes end
July 6Summer Session II classes begin
August 7Summer 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, July 2. Final grades for Summer II are due by Wednesday, August 12.