Academic Calendar for 2016 - 2017

 

 Academic Calendar for 2016 - 2017
Approved by University Council

 

Fall Semester 2016

Based on 50 minute classes (MWF), 75 minute classes (TTH), 15 weeks of classes + Exams

  

Orientation

Aug. 8

Monday

Advisement

Aug. 9

Tuesday

Registration

Aug.  10

Wednesday

Classes Begin

Aug. 11

Thursday

Drop/Add for undergraduate and graduate level courses

Aug. 11 – Aug. 17

Thursday - Wednesday

Holiday: Labor Day – No Classes

Sept. 5

Monday

Midterm

Oct. 4

Tuesday

Withdrawal Deadline

Oct. 18

Tuesday

Fall Break

Oct. 28

Friday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Thanksgiving Break

Nov. 18

Friday

Holidays: Thanksgiving

Nov. 21 – 25

Monday - Friday

Classes Resume

Nov. 28

Monday

Classes End

Dec. 5

Monday

Reading Day

Dec. 6

Tuesday

Final Exams

Dec. 7 – 13

Wednesday – Friday; Monday – Tuesday

Commencement

Dec. 16

Friday

Grades Due

Dec. 19, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

Spring Semester 2017

Based on 50 minutes classes (MWF), 75 minutes classes (TTH), 15 weeks of classes + Exams

 

Orientation/Advisement

Jan. 3

Tuesday

Registration

Jan. 4

Wednesday

Classes Begin

Jan. 5

Thursday

Drop/Add for undergraduate and graduate level courses

Jan 5 - 11

Thursday - Friday; Monday - Wednesday

Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan. 16

Monday

Midterm

Feb. 27

Monday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Spring Break

March 3

Friday

Spring Break

March 6 – 10

Monday – Friday

Classes Resume

March 13

Monday

Withdrawal Deadline

March 20

Monday

Classes End

April 26

Wednesday

Reading Day

April 27

Thursday

Final Exams

April 28, May 1 - 4

Friday; Monday - Thursday

Commencement

May 5

Friday

Grades Due

May 8, 5 PM

Monday,5 PM

 

 

Summer 2017

 
May Session, Based on 150 minutes daily, 15 days of classes

Registration

May 8

Monday

Classes Begin

May 9

Tuesday

Drop/Add

May 9 – 10

Tuesday - Wednesday

Midterm

May 17

Wednesday

Withdrawal Deadline

May 17

Wednesday

Holiday: Memorial DayMay 29Monday

Classes End

May 30

Tuesday

Final Exams

May 31

Wednesday

Grades Due

June 5, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

Extended Summer Session:  Based on 205 minutes per week for 11 weeks (2250 minutes for a 3 hour course).

 Registration May 8 Monday
 Classes Begin May 9 Tuesday
 Drop/Add for undergraduate and  graduate level courses May 9 - 12 & 15 Tuesday – Friday, Monday
 Holiday:  Memorial Day May 29 Monday
 Midterm June 16 Friday
 Withdrawal Deadline June 16 Friday
 Holiday: 4th of July July 4 Tuesday
 Classes End July 27 Thursday
 Final Exams July 28 & 31 Friday & Monday
 Grades Due Aug. 7, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM

 

Thru Term:  Based on 60 minutes daily, 38 days of class

 Orientation June 1 Thursday
 Advisement/Registration June 2 Friday
 Classes Begin June 5 Monday
 Drop/Add June 5 - 9 Monday - Friday
 Holiday:  4th of July July 4 Tuesday
 Midterm June 29 Thursday
 Withdrawal Deadline June 29 Thursday
 Classes End July 27 Thursday
 Final Exams July 28 & 31 Friday & Monday
 Grades Due Aug. 7, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM

 

Short Session I:  Based on 120 minutes daily, 19 days of classes

 Orientation June 1 Thursday
 Advisement/Registration June 2 Friday
 Classes Begin June 5 Monday
 Drop/Add June 5 – 6 Monday - Tuesday
 Midterm June 16 Friday
 Withdrawal Deadline June 16 Friday
 Classes End June 29 Thursday
 Final Exams June 30 Friday
 Grades Due July  3, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM

 

Short Session II:  Based on 120 minutes daily, 19 days of classes

 Orientation/Advisement/Registration June 30 Friday
 Classes Begin July 3 Monday
 Drop/Add July 3 & 5 Monday & Wednesday
 Holiday:  4th of July July 4 Tuesday
 Midterm July 13 Thursday
 Withdrawal Deadline July 13 Thursday
 Classes End July 28 Friday
 Final Exams July 31 Monday
 Grades Due Aug. 7, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM