Important Dates

Fall 2017

August 26-30
Orientation for all new undergraduates.

August 31
First day of classes.

September 4
Labor Day. No classes.

September 15
Undergraduate students: Last day to add courses.

October 15
Undergraduate students: Last day to drop courses.
Graduate students: Last day to add/drop courses.

October 20-22
Fall break. Classes suspended.

November 6
Graduate students: Registration for spring term.

November 6-13
Undergraduate students: Registration for spring term begins at 7 a.m.
Nov. 6 – Seniors
Nov. 8 – Juniors
Nov. 10 – Sophomores
Nov. 13 – Freshmen

November 17
Last day for course withdrawal.
Undergraduate students: Last day to change to S/U option.
Graduate students: Last day to change to audit.

November 20-27
Thanksgiving break.

December 8
Last day of classes.

December 9-12
Reading period.

December 13-22
Final examination period.

December 23-January 7
Mid-year vacation.

Intersession 2018

January 8-26
Intersession

January 15
Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday. No classes.

Spring 2018

January 29
First day of classes.

February 9
Undergraduate students: Last day to add courses.

March 11
Undergraduate students: Last day to drop courses.

March 19-25
Spring vacation.

April 9-13
Undergraduate students: Registration for fall term begins at 7 a.m.
April 9 – Rising seniors
April 11 – Rising juniors
April 13 – Rising Sophomores

April 16
Graduate students: Registration for fall term.

April 20
Last day for course withdrawal.
Undergraduate students: Last day to change to S/U option.
Graduate students: Last day to change to audit.

May 4
Last day of classes.

May 5-8
Reading period.

May 9-17
Final examination period.

May 24
Commencement