Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2016

Initial registration: May 16–26

Week of Welcome: September 22–25

Classes begin: September 26

Last day to drop courses without recorded "W": October 3

Last day to register or add courses: October 5

Thanksgiving vacation: November 24–25

Fall term final examinations: December 5–9

Winter vacation: December 10, 2016–January 8, 2017

Winter Term 2017

Initial registration: November 14–23

Classes begin: January 9

Last day to drop courses without recorded "W": January 16

Last day to register or add courses: January 18

Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday: January 16

Winter term final examinations: March 20–24

Spring vacation: March 25–April 2

Spring Term 2017

Initial registration: February 27–March 8

Classes begin: April 3

Last day to drop courses without recorded "W": April 10

Last day to register or add courses: April 12

Memorial Day holiday: May 29

Spring term final examinations: June 12–16

Commencement Day: June 19

Summer Session 2017

Initial registration: May 8-12

Classes begin: June 26

Independence Day holiday: July 4

Eight-week session ends: August 18

Labor Day holiday: September 4

Twelve-week session ends: September 15

Fall Term 2017

Initial registration: May 22–June 1

Week of Welcome: September 21–24

Classes begin: September 25

Last day to drop courses without recorded "W": October 2

Last day to register or add courses: October 4

Thanksgiving vacation: November 23–24

Fall term final examinations: December 4–8

Winter vacation: December 9, 2017–January 7, 2018