Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Fall 2016

August 25

Convocation

August 25-28

First-year orientation/check-in

August 28

All university check-in

August 29

First day of classes for all traditional program students

September 5

Labor Day; No day or evening classes

September 6

Classes resume 8:00 am

September 6

Add/Drop period ends

September 30

Last day to remove Summer 2016 incompletes

October 13-14

Fall recess

October 17

Classes resume 8:00 am

October 19

Mid-term grades due Noon

October 24-28

Advisement week

November 2-14

Spring 2017 Registration

November 14

Last day to withdraw from a course or university

November 22

Follow Thursday class schedule

November 24-25

Thanksgiving recess

November 28

Classes resume 8:00 am

December 12

Last day of classes; follow Friday class schedule

December 12

Monday evening class exams held

December 12-17

Final examinations

December 18

Winter Baccalaureate and Commencement

December 19

Final grades due at Noon

Spring 2017

January 15

Transfer Student Check-in/Orientation

January 16

First day of classes for traditional program students

January 23

Add/Drop period ends

January 27

Last day to remove Fall 2016 incompletes

March 1

Midterm Grades due at Noon

March 6-10

Spring break

March 13

Classes resume

March 13-17

Advisement week

March 22-April 3

Fall 2017 Registration

March 27

Last day to withdraw from a course or university

April 13-17

Easter Recess

April 18

Classes resume

May 2

Follow Thursday class schedule

May 3

Last day of classes; Follow Friday class schedule

May 4

Study day

May 5-11

Final examinations

May 15

Final grades due 9:00 am

May 19

Undergraduate Commencement Rehearsal, 12:30pm

May 19

Graduate Commencement Rehearsal, 2:00pm

May 19

Spring Baccalaureate, 4:00 pm

May 19

Student Awards Ceremony 6:30 pm

May 20

Graduate Commencement 10:00 am

May 20

Undergraduate Commencement 2:00 pm