This calendar is intended to give a quick reference of important dates during the school year, such as first day of classes, registration deadlines, etc.

For a full-listing of on-campus events, please see the Events Calendar

For an overview of Commencement and Graduation, as well as other ceremonies, please visit the Annual Traditions page.

For this year's Commencement Schedule, please visit the Commencement Schedule page.

For Summer Session Course Dates please visit the Summer Session page.

 


View 2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Download the 2016-2017 Calendar

Fall 2016 Semester

August

Aug 1
Fall Payments Due

Aug 24
Freshman Matriculation

Aug 29
Classes Begin
PSEO Registration

September

Sep 2
Last Day to Add Courses

Sep 5
Labor Day — Classes Held and Offices Closed

Sep 9
Last Day to Drop Courses Without "W" on Transcript

Sep 12
First Day of Tutoring for Fall 2016 Semester

Sep 23-25
Family Weekend

October

Oct 8-11
Four Day Break

Oct 12
Classes Resume

Oct 14-16
Homecoming

Oct 19
Mid-Term Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 AM

Oct 28
Last Day to Withdraw With Grade of "W"

Oct 31
Pre-registration begins

November

Nov 23-27
Thanksgiving Break

Nov 24
Thanksgiving Day

Nov 28
Classes Resume

December

 

Dec 8
Last Day of Tutoring for Fall 2016 Semester

Dec 9
Last Day of Classes

Dec 10-12
Reading Days

Dec 11
December Graduation Celebration

Dec 12-16
Final Exams

Dec 20
Final Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 AM

Spring 2017 Semester

January

Jan. 2
Spring Payments Due

Jan. 16
All Classes Begin

PSEO Registration

Jan. 20
Last Day to Add Courses

Jan. 27
Last Day to Drop Courses Without "W" on Transcript

Jan. 30
First Day of Tutoring for Spring 2017 Semester

February

Feb. 14
Founders Day

Feb. 16
Founders Day Observed

March

March 11-19
Spring Break

March 15
Mid-Term Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 AM

March 20
Classes Resume

March 24
Last Day to Withdraw With Grade of "W"

March 27
Pre-registration begins

April

April 21
All Scholars Day

April 27
Last Day of Tutoring for Spring 2017 Semester

April 28
Last Day of Classes

April 29-30
Reading Days

April 30-May 5
Final Exams

May

May 7
Commencement

May 11
Final Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 AM

May 22
Summer Session Begins

 


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Download the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 Final Exam Schedule

Fall 2016 Semester

Time Saturday
December 10
Sunday
December 11
Monday
December 12
Tuesday
December 13
Wednesday
December 14
Thursday
December 15
Friday
December 16
8:30 to
11 a.m.
Reading Day Reading Day Reading Period

9:30
TTH

8:00
TTH
8:00
MWF
10:00
MWF
12 to
2:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Day

1:00
MWF

11:00
MWF

11:00
TTH

12:00
MWF

9:00
MWF

3 to
5:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Day

All
OTHER
TIMES
(3:00,
ETC.)

COMM 101
HONR 112
2:00
MWF/MW
2:30
TTH

1:00
TTH

7 to
9:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Day Monday Evening Classes Tuesday Evening Classes Wednesday Evening Classes Thursday Evening Classes  

 

Any student having three examinations on one day may reschedule one of the examinations.
All changes must be authorized by the Provost.

Examinations will be held in the room in which classes meet regularly, and at the times scheduled above, unless instructors make other arrangements with the Provost. The Provost will only authorize a change for extraordinary circumstances such as illness or family emergency.

Please note the final examination schedule before making any travel plans because no changes will be authorized on that basis.

No final examinations are to be given during the final week of classes. Final exam changes cannot be made after the last day of classes December 9, 2016).

Grades due by 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 20, 2016.

Spring 2017 Semester

Time Saturday
April 29
Sunday
April 30
Monday
May 1
Tuesday
May 2
Wednesday
May 3
Thursday
May 4
Friday
May 5
8:30 to
11 a.m.
Reading Day Reading Period

9:30
TTH

8:00
TTH

8:00
MWF
10:00
MWF
COMM 101
HONR 112
12 to
2:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Period

11:00
TTH

12:00
MWF

11:00
MWF

9:00
MWF

 
3 to
5:30 p.m.
Reading Day All
OTHER
TIMES
(3:00,
ETC.)

2:30
TTH

1:00
TTH
2:00
MWF/MW

1:00
MWF

 
7 to
9:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Period Monday Evening Classes Tuesday Evening Classes Wednesday Evening Classes Thursday Evening Classes  

Any student having three examinations on one day may reschedule one of the examinations.
All changes must be authorized by the Provost.

Examinations will be held in the room in which classes meet regularly, and at the times scheduled above, unless instructors make other arrangements with the Provost. The Provost will only authorize a change for extraordinary circumstances such as illness or family emergency.

Please note the final examination schedule before making any travel plans because no changes will be authorized on that basis.

No final examinations are to be given during the final week of classes. Final exam changes cannot be made after the last day of classes April 28, 2016).

Grades due in Records Office by 9:00 a.m., Thursday, May 11, 2016.

 

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