2016-17 Academic Calendar

U.S. Campuses


Summer 2016

Fall 2016

Spring 2017


Summer 2016
UNDERGRADUATE

  • Summer registration opens:
  • May term: May 9-May 27
  • Memorial Day:  May 30
  • First 5-week session begins: May 30
  • Final Day to register for Summer online classes: varies^
  • First Day to log into Summer online classes: June 3
  • Summer session begins:  June 6
  • Summer session drop deadline (8 week session):
  • Summer Petition to Graduate forms due:
  • First 5-week session ends: July 1
  • Second 5-week session begins: July 4
  • U.S. Independence Day Holiday:  July 4
  • Summer session withdrawal deadline (8-week session):
  • Summer session ends:  July 29
  • Second 5-week session ends: August 5
  • Final grades due from faculty (8-week session):
  • Summer graduation date: August 6

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Summer 2016
GRADUATE

MA/ MS/ MBA/ MHA /MPA/ DMgt

  • Summer registration opens:
  • Final Day to register for Summer online classes: varies^
  • First Day to log into Summer online classes: May 27
  • Memorial Day:  May 30
  • Summer session begins:  May 30
  • Summer session drop deadline:
  • Summer Petition to Graduate forms due:
  • U.S. Independence Day Holiday:  July 4
  • Summer session withdrawal deadline:
  • Summer session ends:  July 29
  • Final grades due from faculty:
  • Summer graduation date: August 6

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information

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Summer 2016
GRADUATE

School of Education MA/MAT/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN

  • Summer registration opens:
  • Memorial Day:  May 30
  • Final Day to register for Fall 1 online classes: varies^
  • First Day to log into Summer online classes: June 3
  • Summer session begins:  June 6
  • Summer session drop deadline:
  • Summer Petition to Graduate forms due:
  • U.S. Independence Day Holiday:  July 4
  • Summer session withdrawal deadline:
  • Summer session ends:  July 29
  • Final grades due from faculty:
  • Summer graduation date: August 6
^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information

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Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATE

  • Fall 1 Classes Start:  Aug. 22
  • Fall Semester Classes Start:  Aug. 22
  • Labor Day Holiday:  Sep. 5
  • Fall 1 Classes End:  Oct. 14
  • Fall Break:  Oct. 17-21
  • Fall 2 Classes Start:  Oct. 24
  • Thanksgiving Break:  Nov. 24-25
  • Fall 2 Classes End:  Dec. 16
  • Fall Semester Classes End:  Dec. 16

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the Fall 2 Term or at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by October 14.
To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

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Fall 2016
GRADUATE

MA/ MS/ MBA/ MHA /MPA/ DMgt

  • Fall 1 Classes Start:  Aug. 15
  • Labor Day Holiday:  Sept. 5
  • Fall 1 Classes End:  Oct. 14
  • Fall 1 Graduation Date: Oct. 15
  • Fall 2 Classes Start:  Oct. 17
  • Thanksgiving Break:  Nov. 24-25
  • Fall 2 Classes End:  Dec. 16
  • Fall 2 Graduation Date:  Dec. 17

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the Fall 2 Term, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate.

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Fall 2016
GRADUATE

School of Education MA/MAT/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN

  • Fall 1 Classes Start:  Aug. 22
  • Fall Semester Classes Start:  Aug. 22
  • Labor Day Holiday:  Sep. 5
  • Fall 1 Classes End:  Oct. 14
  • Fall Break:  Oct. 17-21
  • Fall 2 Classes Start:  Oct. 24
  • Thanksgiving Break:  Nov. 24-25
  • Fall 2 Classes End:  Dec. 16
  • Fall Semester Classes End:  Dec. 16

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the Fall 2 Term or at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate .

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Spring 2017
UNDERGRADUATE

  • Spring Semester Classes Start:  Jan. 16
  • Spring 1 Classes Start:  Jan. 16
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day:  Jan. 16
  • Spring 1 Classes End:  March 10
  • Spring Break:  March 13-17
  • Spring 2 Classes Start:  March 20
  • Spring 2 Classes End:  May 12
  • Spring Semester Classes End:  May 12
  • Commencement:  May 13

*If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out a Petition to Graduate.
To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

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Spring 2017
GRADUATE

MA/ MS/ MBA/ MHA /MPA/ DMgt

  • Spring 1 Classes Start:  Jan. 9
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day:  Jan. 16
  • Spring 1 Classes End:  March 10
  • Spring 1 Graduation Date:  March 11
  • Spring Break:  March 13-17
  • Spring 2 Classes Start:  March 20
  • Commencement:  May 13
  • Spring 2 Classes End:  May 19
  • Spring 2 Graduation Date:  May 20

*If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out a Petition to Graduate.
To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

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Spring 2017
GRADUATE

School of Education MA/MAT/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN

  • Spring Semester Classes Start:  Jan. 16
  • Spring 1 Classes Start:  Jan. 16
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day:  Jan. 16
  • Spring 1 Classes End:  March 10
  • Spring Break:  March 13-17
  • Spring 2 Classes Start:  March 20
  • Spring 2 Classes End:  May 12
  • Spring Semester Classes End:  May 12
  • Commencement:  May 13

*If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out a Petition to Graduate.
To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

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