Academic Calendars

Fall Semester 2016

Monday, February 20, 2016 - Wednesday, August 24, 2016Registration Begins/Ends
Thursday, August 25, 2016Fall Semester Begins / Weekday Classes Begin
Saturday, August 27, 2016Saturday Classes Begin
Sunday, August 28, 2016Sunday Classes Begin
Monday, September 5, 2016Labor Day Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Sunday, October 8, 2016 - Tuesday, October 11, 2016Fall Break - No Classes
Thursday, November 24, 2016 - Sunday, November 27, 2016Thanksgiving Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Sunday, December 11, 2016Commencement Ceremony
Monday, December 12, 2016Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - Thursday, December 15, 2016Final Examinations
Friday, December 16, 2016Final Examinations for Friday-only Classes
Saturday, December 17, 2016Final Examinations for Saturday-only Classes
Monday, December 19, 2016Fall Semester Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - Sunday, January 8, 2017Recess


Spring Semester 2017

Monday, October 24, 2016 - Saturday, January 7, 2017Registration Begins/Ends
Monday, January 9, 2017Spring Semester Begins / Classes Begin
Monday, January 16, 2017Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Monday, February 13, 2017Lincoln's Birthday Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Monday, March 20, 2017 - Sunday, March 26, 2017Spring Break - No Classes
Monday, May 1, 2017Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - Thursday, May 4, 2017Final Examinations
Friday, May 5, 2017Final Examinations for Friday-only classes
Saturday, May 6, 2017Final Examinations for Saturday-only Classes
Tuesday, May 9, 2017Spring Semester Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - Thursday, May 18, 2017Recess
TBDCommencement Ceremony


Summer Session IA 2017 (6.5 weeks)

Monday, February 20, 2017 - Wednesday, May 17, 2017Registration Begins/Ends
Friday, May 19, 2017Summer Session IA Begins / Classes Begin
Monday, May 29, 2017Memorial Day Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Tuesday, June 27, 2017Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - Thursday, June 29, 2017Final Examinations
Tuesday, July 4, 2017Independence Day Holiday - University Closed
Wednesday, July 5, 2017Summer Session IA Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.


Summer Session I 2017 (13 weeks)

Monday, February 20, 2017 - Wednesday, May 17, 2017Registration Begins/Ends
Friday, May 19, 2017Summer Session I Begins / Classes Begin
Monday, May 29, 2017Memorial Day Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Tuesday, July 4, 2017Independence Day Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Monday, August 7, 2017Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - Thursday, August 10, 2017Final Examinations
Friday, August 11, 2017Final Examinations for Friday-only Classes
Saturday, August 12, 2017Final Examinations for Saturday-only Classes
Wednesday, August 16, 2017Summer Session I Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.


Summer Session II 2017 (6.5 weeks)

February 20, 2017 - Wednesday, June 28, 2017Registration Begins/Ends
Friday, June 30, 2017Summer Session II Classes Begins
Tuesday, July 4, 2017Independence Day Holiday - University Closed/No Classes
Tuesday, August 8, 2017Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Thursday, August 10, 2017Final Examinations
Wednesday, August 16, 2017Summer Session II Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - Wednesday, August 23, 2017Recess


Fall Semester 2017

Monday, February 20, 2017 - Friday, March 17, 2017Advance Registration Begins/Ends
Saturday, March 18, 2017 - Thursday, August 24, 2017Open Registration Begins/Ends
Friday, August 25, 2017 - Thursday, September 7, 2017Add/Drop Begins/Ends
Saturday, August 26, 2017Fall Semester Begins / Saturday Classes Begin
Sunday, August 27, 2017Sunday Classes Begin
Monday, August 28, 2017Weekday Classes Begin
Monday, September 4, 2017Labor Day Holiday - University Closed / No Classes
Saturday, October 7, 2017 - Tuesday, October 10, 2017Fall Break / No Classes
Thursday, November 23, 2017 - Sunday, November 26, 2017Thanksgiving Holiday - University Closed / No Classes
Monday, December 11, 2017Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - Thursday, December 14, 2017Final Examinations
Friday, December 15, 2017Final Examinations for Friday-only Classes
Saturday, December 16, 2017Final Examinations for Saturday-only Classes
Sunday, December 17, 2017Commencement Ceremony
Monday, December 18, 2017Fall Semester Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - Sunday, January 7, 2018Recess


Spring Semester 2018

Monday, October 16, 2017 - Friday, November 10, 2017Advance Registration Begins/Ends
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - Friday, January 5, 2018Open Registration Begins/Ends
Saturday, January 6, 2018 - Monday, January 22, 2018Add/Drop Period Begins/Ends
Monday, January 8, 2018Spring Semester Begins / Classes Begin
Monday, January 15, 2018Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - University Closed / No Classes
Monday, February 12, 2018Lincoln's Birthday Holiday - University Closed / No Classes
Monday, March 19, 2018 - Sunday, March 25, 2018Spring Break - No Classes
Monday, April 30, 2018Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - Thursday, May 3, 2018Final Examinations
Friday, May 4, 2018Final Examinations for Friday-only classes
Saturday, May 5, 2018Final Examinations for Saturday-only Classes
Monday, May 7, 2018Commencement Ceremony
Tuesday, May 8, 2018Spring Semester Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - Thursday, May 17, 2018Recess


Summer Session 1 2018 (6.5 weeks)

Monday, February 26, 2018 - Friday, March 16, 2018Advance Registration Begins/Ends
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - Wednesday, May 16, 2018Open Registration Begins/Ends
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - Sunday, June 3, 2018Add/Drop Period Begins/Ends
Friday, May 18, 2018Summer Session 1 Begins / Classes Begin
Monday, May 28, 2018Memorial Day Holiday - University Closed / No Classes
Tuesday, June 26, 2018Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - Thursday, June 28, 2018Final Examinations
Wednesday, July 4, 2018Independence Day Holiday - University Closed
Thursday, July 5, 2018Summer Session 1 Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.


Summer Session 2 2018 (6.5 weeks)

Monday, February 26, 2018 - Friday, March 16, 2018Advance Registration Begins/Ends
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - Wednesday, June 27, 2018Open Registration Begins/Ends
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - Sunday, July 8, 2018Add/Drop Period Begins/Ends
Friday, June 29, 2018Summer Session 2 Begins / Classes Begin
Wednesday, July 4, 2018Independence Day Holiday - University Closed / No Classes
Tuesday, August 7, 2018Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - Thursday, August 9, 2018Final Examinations
Wednesday, August 15, 2018Summer Session 2 Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.


Summer Session 3 2018 (13 weeks)

Monday, February 26, 2018 - Friday, March 16, 2018Advance Registration Begins/Ends
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - Wednesday, May 16, 2018Open Registration Begins/Ends
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - Sunday, June 3, 2018Add/Drop Period Begins/Ends
Friday, May 18, 2018Summer Session 3 Classes Begins
Monday, May 28, 2018Memorial Day - University Closed / No Classes
Wednesday, July 4, 2018Independence Day Holiday - University Closed / No Classes
Monday, August 6, 2018Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - Thursday, August 9; Monday, August 13, 2018Final Examinations
Friday, August 10, 2018Final Examinations for Friday-only classes
Saturday, August 11, 2018Final Examinations for Saturday-only Classes
Wednesday, August 15, 2018Summer Session 3 Ends / Grades Due at 11:59 p.m.
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - Friday, August 24, 2018Recess


All dates are subject to change.