Academic Calendar 2016-2017

First Semester

Aug. 15, Monday

Faculty Return

Dean’s Reception

Aug. 16-19, Tuesday-Friday

Set Your Sails for First-Year Success

Aug. 17-23, Wednesday-Tuesday

 Faculty Orientation

Aug. 22-26, Monday-Friday

Set Your Sails for First-Year Success

Aug. 29, Monday

Classes begin, 8 a.m.                                         

Aug. 29-Sept. 2, Monday-Friday

Add/Drop Week

Sept. 2, Friday

Last day to add or drop a class until 4 p.m.

Sept. 29, Thursday

1L Reading Day

Sept. 30, Friday

1L Midterm Exams

Oct. 6-7, Thursday-Friday

Fall Break

Oct. 10, Monday

Classes Resume

Nov. 8, Tuesday

Election Day- No Classes

Nov. 21-25, Monday-Friday

Thanksgiving Vacation

Dec. 2, Friday

Last day of classes

Last day to withdraw from a class with a “W”

Dec. 5-6, Monday-Tuesday

Reading Days

Dec. 7-16

Final examinations

Dec. 16, Friday

Fall semester ends


Winter Intersession
 

Dec. 19-Jan. 8


Spring Intensive


Jan. 9-13, Monday-Friday

1L Required Research Intensive
(part of LS II)


Second Semester
 

Jan. 9, Monday

Faculty return.

Jan. 16, Monday

Classes begin, 8 a.m.

Jan. 16-20, Monday-Friday

Add/Drop Week

Jan. 20, Friday

Last day to add or drop a class until 4 p.m.

March 10, Friday

Spring Break begins after last class

March 13-17, Monday-Friday

Spring Break

March 29, Wednesday       

Annual Assessment Day

April 17, Monday

Easter Holiday
No Classes

April 28, Friday

Last day of classes

Last day to withdraw from a class with a “W”

May 1-2, Monday-Tuesday

Reading Days

May 3-12, Wednesday-Friday 

Final examinations

May 12, Friday

Baccalaureate Service
Spring semester ends

May 13, Saturday

Commencement


Summer Session
 

May 15-Aug. 25

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