Academic Calendar

Spring 2017
Late October Start of Registration
January 16 University Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
January 20* Payment Due in Full if Registered by December 22, 2016
January 22 Last Day to Drop Spring Course with 100% Refund. Click here for refund schedule for drops after this date.
January 23 Semester and Term C Begin
January 23 Late Registration Begins ($20 late fee will be assessed)
January 27 Schedule Adjustment Period Ends
February 20* Payment Due in Full if Registered after December 22, 2016
March 9 Term C Ends
March 13 - 17**

Final Exams: Term C 

March 20 - 24 Spring Break
March 27 Term D Begins
May 11 Semester and Term D End
May 15 - 19 Final Exams: Semester and Term D
May  21

Campus-Wide Commencement

May 22

Smith School Commencement

*Payments which are not received by the due date may result in the cancellation of that student's registration. If this occurs, students are not guaranteed re-enrollment in those courses.

** Instructors will confirm any full-semester class meeting(s). Review class syllabus for details.

Summer 2017
Late February Start of Registration
May 27

Weekend Blended Classes Begin

May 29 University Closed for Memorial Day Holiday
May 30 Core Classes Begin
May 30 Summer I(E) Electives Begin
July 4 University Closed for Independence Day
June 21 - 22 Final Exams: Summer I(E) Electives
June 26 Summer I(F) Electives Begin
July 15 Final Exams: Weekend Blended
July 19 - 25 Final Exams: Core
July 24 - 25 Final Exams: Summer I(F) Electives
July 26* Summer II Electives Begin
August 23* Summer II Electives End

*Summer II Electives are online and weekend only

NOTE: Dates are subject to change. Due to the structure of our program, our summer semester dates sometimes differ from the university semester dates. Weekend elective dates may vary. See the Schedule of Classes on Testudo for specifics.

Fall 2017

Late March/Early April Start of Registration
August 20* Payment Due in Full if Registered by July 25, 2017
August 27 Last Day to Drop Fall Course with 100% Refund. Click here for refund schedule for drops after this date.
August 28

Semester and Term A Begins

August 28 Late Registration Begins ($20 late fee will be assessed)
September 1 Schedule Adjustment Period Ends
September 4 University Closed for Labor Day
September 20* Payment Due in Full if Registered after July 25, 2017
October 16 Term A Ends
October 17 - 20**

Final Exams: Term A

October 23 Term B Begins
November 22 No Classes (Thanksgiving Recess)
November 23 - 24 University Closed for Thanksgiving
December 11 - 12*** Final Exams: Semester & Term B (Monday & Tuesday Classes)
December 18 - 19*** Final Exams: Semester & Term B (Wednesday & Thursday Classes)
December 19

Campus-Wide Commencement Ceremony

December 20

Smith School Commencement Ceremony

*Payments that are not received by the due date may result in the cancellation of a student's registration. If this occurs, students are not guaranteed re-enrollment in those courses. 

**Exam schedule adjusted to accommodate the Labor Day Holiday (Monday, September 4, 2017). Instructors will confirm any full-semester class meeting(s). Instructors will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

***Instructors will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

Winter 2018
Late October Start of Registration
January 2* Classes Begin
January 15 University Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
January 21* Classes End

*Dates are subject to change. Winter course schedules are not universal, and each winter course has a unique meeting schedule. Please review Testudo for exact meeting dates of each course.