Academic Calendar

Important dates for the upcoming semester. See the University Calendar for campus events.

First Day of Classes

 August 28*                                                                                                                                

 Last Day of Drop/Add

 September 1 at 5:00 pm*

 Labor Day

 September 4 (University Closed)

 Graduation Application Deadline

 October 1 for December Conferral

 Midterm

 October 19*

 Long Weekend

 October 20-21*

 Last Day to Withdraw

 November 3 at 5:00 pm*

 Registration Begins for Spring and Summer 2018       

 November 6

 Thanksgiving Break

 November 23-26 (University Closed)

 Last Day of Classes

 December 11*

 Exams

 December 9, 12-15*

 Exam Makeup Day

 December 16* (Only in the event of University cancellation of exams)

 Degree Conferral Date

 December 24

 Holiday Break

 December 22-January 1 (University Closed)


* Applies to regular 16-week courses



Fall Term Modules

 August  21 - November 12      

 3rd 12-week module                                                                                             

 September  4 - November 26               

 1st 12-week module

 October 2 - December 24   

 2nd 12-week module

 August 28 - October 22   

 1st 8-week module

 October 30 - December 24   

 2nd 8-week module

 August 21 - October 1  

 1st 6-week module

 October 2 - November 12  

 2nd 6-week module

 November 13 - December 24  

 3rd 6-week module

 September 4 - October 1   

 1st 4-week module

 October 2 - October 29   

 2nd 4-week module

 October 30 - November 26   

 3rd 4-week module

 November 27 - December 24 

 4th 4-week module

 August 21 - September 3 

 1st 2-week module

 December 11 - December 24   

 2nd 2-week module

 

 Martin Luther King Day

 January 15 (University closed)                                                                      

 First Day of Classes

 January 22*                                                   

 Last Day of Drop/Add

 January 26 at 5:00 pm*

 Graduation Application Deadline

 March 1 for May Conferral

 Spring Break

 March 5 -11*                                                           

 Midterm

 March 23*

 Easter Break

 March 29 - April 2* (Starting 3/29 for students; University closed 3/30 - 4/1)

 Last Day to Withdraw

 April 6 at 5:00 pm*

 Registration Begins for Fall 2018                          

 April 9

 Last Day of Classes

 May 14*

 Exams

 May 12, 15-18*

 Exam Makeup Day

 May 19* (Only in the event of University cancellation of exams)

 Degree Conferral Date

 May 20


* Applies to regular 16-week courses



Spring Term Modules

 January 22 - April 8      

 1st 12-week module                                                                                  

 January 29 - April 22

 2nd 12-week module

 February 26 - May 20  

 3rd 12-week module

 January 22 - March 18  

 1st 8-week module

 March 26 - May 20   

 2nd 8-week module

 January 15 - February 25       

 1st 6-week module

 February 26 - April 8 

 2nd 6-week module

 April 9 - May 20

 3rd 6-week module

 January 29 - February 25 

 1st 4-week module

 February 26 - March 25   

 2nd 4-week module

 March 26 - April 22   

 3rd 4-week module

 April 23 - May 20

 4th 4-week module

 January 15 - January 28

 1st 2-week module

 May 7 - May 20

 2nd 2-week module

First Day Of Summer Term

 May 21

 Memorial Day

 May 28 (University Closed)                        

 Independence Day Break

 July 4 (University Closed)

 Last Day to Withdraw

 Prior to the 2/3 Point of Class

 Graduation Application Deadline       

 August 15 for August Conferral

 Last Day of Summer Term

 August 19

 Degree Conferral Date

 August 24

 

Summer Term Modules

 May 21 - August 19  

 12-week module                                                                                                

 June 4 - August 5 

 8-week module

 May 21 - July 1 

 1st 6-week module

 July 9 - August 19

 2nd 6-week module

 June 4 - July 1 

 1st 4-week module      

 July 9 - August 5  

 2nd 4-week module 

 August 6 - August 19      

 2-week module  


Summer Break is July 2 to July 8 (1 week): This break falls within some of the summer term modules  

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The University reserves the right to make changes to the calendars at any time.