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 2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Download the 2017-2018 Calendar

Fall 2017 Semester

August

Aug 1

Fall Payments Due

Aug 23

First Year Student Move-In Day

Aug 23

Freshman Matriculation

Aug 28

Classes Begin

September

Sep 1

Last Day to Add Courses

Sep 4

Labor Day — Classes Held and Offices Closed

Sep 8

Last Day to Drop Courses Without "W" on Transcript

Sep 11

First Day of Tutoring for Fall 2017 Semester

Sep 22-24

Family Weekend

October

Oct 7-10

Four Day Break

Oct 11

Classes Resume

Oct 18 

Mid-Term Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 A.M.

Oct 20-22 

Homecoming

Oct 27 

Last Day to Withdraw With Grade of "W"

Oct 30 

Pre-registration begins

November

Nov 22-26 

Thanksgiving Break

Nov 23 

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 27

Classes Resume

December

Dec 7

Last Day of Tutoring for Fall 2017 Semester

Dec 8

Last Day of Classes

Dec 9-11

Readings Days

Dec 10

December Graduation Celebration

Dec 11-15

Final Exams

Dec 19 

Final Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 A.M.

Spring 2018 Semester

January

Jan. 2

Spring Payments Due

Jan. 15

Classes Begin

Jan. 19

Last Day to Add Courses

Jan. 26

Last Day to Drop Courses Without "W" on Transcript

Jan. 29

First Day of Tutoring for Spring 2018 Semester

February

Feb. 14

Founders Day

Feb. 15 

Founders Day Observed

March

March 10-18

Spring Break

March 14

Mid-Term Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 A.M.

March 19

Classes Resume

March 23

Last Day to Withdraw With Grade of "W"

March 26

Pre-registration begins

April

April 20

All Scholars Day

April 26

Last Day of Tutoring for Spring 2018 Semester

April 27

Last Day of Classes

April 28-29 

Reading Days

April 29-May 4

Final Exams

May

May 6

Commencement

May 10

Final Grades Due at Records Office 9:00 A.M.

May 21

Summer Session Begins


View Final Exam Schedule

Download the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Final Exam Schedule

Fall 2017 Semester

Time Saturday

Dec. 9
Sunday

Dec. 10
Monday

Dec. 11
Tuesday

Dec. 12
Wednesday

Dec. 13
Thursday

Dec. 14
Friday

Dec. 15
8:30 to

11 a.m.
Reading Day Reading Day Reading Period 9:30

MWF
12:00

MWF
9:30

TTH
11:00

MWF
12 to

2:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Day 8:00

TTH
11:00

TTH
1:00

TTH
8:00

MWF
10:00

MWF
3 to

5:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Day 2:30

TTH
1:00

MWF
COMM 101

HONR 112
2:00

MWF/MW

ALL OTHER

TIMES

(3:00, ETC.)

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 8, 2017).

Grades due by 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 19, 2017.

Spring 2018 Semester

Time Saturday

April 28
Sunday

April 29
Monday

April 30
Tuesday

May 1
Wednesday

May 2
Thursday

May 3
Friday

May 4
8:30 to

11 a.m.
Reading Day Reading Period 8:00

MWF
11:00

MWF
8:00

TTH
9:30

TTH
COMM 101

HONR 112
12 to

2:30 p.m.
Reading Day Reading Period 1:00

MWF
11:00

TTH
9:00

MWF
12:00

MWF
 
3 to

5:30 p.m.
Reading Day All

OTHER

TIMES

(3:00,

ETC.)
1:00

MWF
2:30

TTH
1:00

TTH
2:00

MWF/MW
 
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 27, 2018).

Grades due in Records Office by 9:00 a.m., Thursday, May 10, 2018.

 

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