Academic Calendar

Every major Academic Calendar event from August 2016 – August 2017 can be found in the tabs. Simply click through the month and year where you’d like to search.

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Spring 2017

  • January

    2   New Year’s Holiday (Offices Closed)
    5   New Faculty Orientation
    6   Faculty and Staff Opening with President
      RA’s Return / New Student Orientation & New Student Move-In Day
    8   Returning Student Move-In Day Beginning at 3:00 p.m.
    9   Classes Begin
      SPS Session I and 14-Week Session Classes Begin
    13   Last Day to Add/Drop Courses by 5:00 p.m.
    15   Last Day to Add/Drop SPS Session I and 14-Week Session Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    16   MLK Holiday (No Classes & Offices Closed)

  • February

    5   Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS Session I Courses by 11:59 p.m.
    15   Deadline for Changes to Incomplete Grades from Fall Semester
    24   Mid-Term Reports Due
    25   Last Day of SPS Session I Classes
    27   SPS Session II Classes Begin

  • March

    1   Advising for Fall Semester Begins
    3   Residence Halls close at 6:00 p.m. for Spring Break
    4   SPS Session I Grades Due
    5   Last Day to Add/Drop SPS Session II Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    6-10   Day and SPS Spring Break (No Classes)
    12   Residence Halls open at 3:00 p.m.
    17   Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” by 5:00 p.m.
    19   Last day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS 14-Week Session Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    20   Registration for SPS Summer Semester Opens
    27   Registration for Fall Semester

  • April

    2   Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS Session II Courses by 11:59 p.m.
    9   New Faculty Orientation
    11   Student Showcase (No Classes)
    14   Good Friday Holiday (No classes; Offices closed)
    22   Last Day of SPS Session II and 14-Week Session Classes
    26   Last Day of Classes
    27   Reading Day
    28   First day of exams
    29   SPS Session II and 14-Week Session Grades Due

  • May

    1-4   Exams (Residents move out 24 hours after their last exam)
    4   Senior Grades Due
      Residence Halls close at 6:00 p.m.
      End of Spring Semester
    5   Baccalaureate
    6   Commencement
      Graduating students move out of residence halls before 5:00 p.m.
    8   May Term Summer School Session I Begins
      SPS Session I and 14-Week Session Classes Begin
    10   All Spring Grades Due
      Last Day to Drop May Term Summer Classes
    14   Last Day to Add/Drop SPS Session I and 14-Week Session Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    18   Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from May Term Summer Classes
    26   May Term Summer School Session I Ends
    29   Memorial Day Holiday (No Classes; Offices Closed)

  • June

    4   Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS Session I Courses by 11:59 p.m.
    5   June Term Summer School Session II Begins
    7   Last Day to Drop June Term Summer Classes
    15   Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from JuneTerm Summer Classes
      Summer Graduation Application Deadline
    23   June Term Summer School Session II Ends
    24   Last Day of SPS Session I Classes
    26   SPS Session II Classes Begin
      Registration for SPS Fall Semester Opens

  • July

    1   SPS Session I Grades Due
    2   Last Day to Add/Drop SPS Session II Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    14   Last day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS 14-Week Session Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    23   Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS Session II Courses by 11:59 p.m

  • August

    12   Last Day of SPS Session II and 14-Week Session Classes
    19   SPS Session II and 14-Week Session Grades Due

Fall 2017

  • August

    1 Day Student Bills Due
    11 Resident Assistants Return
    Peer Assistants Return
    15 Orientation Leaders Return
    New Faculty Orientation
    16 Faculty Opening
    17 Move-in Day for Move-in Day Volunteers
    18 All On Campus Residents Move-In Day
    Matriculation Ceremony
    18-22 Pathways Orientation
    19 The Vie Student Move-In
    21 Transfer Student Orientation
    22 Academic Convocation
    23 Classes Begin
    28 SPS Session I and 14-Week Session Classes Begin
    29 Last Day to Add/Drop Classes by 5:00 p.m.

  • September

    1 Fall Graduation Application Deadline
    3 Last Day to Add/Drop SPS Session I and 14-Week Session Courses by 11:59 p.m.
    4 Labor Day Holiday (No Classes & Offices Closed)
    24 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS Session I Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    27 Deadline for Changes to Incomplete Grades from Summer Semester

  • October

    4 On Campus Residence Halls Close 6 p.m.
    5-6 Fall Break (No Classes)
    6 Fall Break Staff (Offices Closed)
    8 Residence Halls Open at 3:00 p.m.
    11 Mid-Term Deficiencies Due
    14 Last Day of SPS Session I Classes
    15 Spring Graduation Application Deadline
    16 Advising for Spring Semester Begins
    SPS Session II Classes Begin
    21 SPS Session I Grades Due
    22 Last Day to Add/Drop SPS Session II Classes by 11:59 p.m.
    27 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” by 5:00 p.m.
    29 Last day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS 14-Week Session Classes by 11:59 p.m.

  • November

    6 Pre-Registration for Spring Semester Opens
    12 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W” from SPS Session II Courses by 11:59 p.m.
    20 Registration for SPS Spring Semester Opens
    21 On Campus Residence Halls Close at 6:00 p.m.
    20-25 SPS Break
    22-26 Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes; Offices Close at Noon on Wednesday 22nd)
    26 On Campus Residence Halls Open at 3:00 p.m.

  • December

    6 Last Day of Classes
    7 Reading Day
    8, 11-14 Final Exams (Residents move out 24 hours after their last exam)
    9 Last Day of SPS Session II and 14-Week Session Classes
    14 End of the Semester
    Residence Halls close at 6:00 p.m.
    16 SPS Session II and 14-Week Session Grades Due
    18 Fall Grades Due
    23-31 Christmas & New Year Holidays (Offices Closed)