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Academic Calendars

Events on the academic calendar are posted to the campus calendar as well as Moodle.

2016-17 Academic Year

Fall Semester 2016 (68 class days — 13 M, 15 T, 14 W, 13 R, 13 F — 40 MWF, 28 TR)
Date Day Event
August 27-28 Saturday - Sunday Move-in weekend
August 29 Monday Registration check-in
Opening Convocation
Online Session 1 classes begin
August 30 Tuesday Classes begin (including Module I)
September 5 Monday Labor Day: no classes
September 6 Tuesday Last day to add a course and submit paperwork for DS, IS, CE, FP, etc.
September 13 Tuesday Last day to drop or select pass/fail
Enrollment census date
September 17 Saturday Family Weekend
October 14-16 Friday - Sunday Homecoming Weekend
October 18 Tuesday Module 1 ends
October 19 Wednesday Module 2 begins
October 21 Friday Midterm grades reported
October 22 Saturday Online Session 1 classes end
October 24 Monday Online Session 2 classes begin
October 24-25 Monday - Tuesday Fall Break
November 2 Wednesday Senior Assessment Day: classes held, seniors excused
November 4 Friday Last day to withdraw with a W, WP, WF
November 7 Monday, 9 p.m. Seniors may register for spring
November 8 Tuesday, 9 p.m. Juniors may register for spring
November 10 Thursday, 9 p.m. Sophomores may register for spring
November 15 Tuesday, 9 p.m. Freshmen may register for spring
November 18 Friday Petition deadline to move final exams
November 23-27 Wednesday – Sunday Thanksgiving Break
December 9 Friday Last day of classes
December 12–15 Monday – Thursday Final exams
December 16 Friday, 4:30 p.m. Final grades must be reported
December 17 Saturday Online Session 2 classes end
Spring Semester 2017 (69 class days — 14 M, 15 T, 14 W, 13 R, 13 F — 41 MWF, 28 TR)
Date Day Event
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday: no classes
Online Session 3 classes begin
January 17 Tuesday Registration check-in
January 18 Wednesday Classes begin (including Module 1)
January 25 Tuesday Last day to add a class and submit paperwork for DS, IS, CE, FP, etc.
February 1 Wednesday Last day to drop or select pass/fail
Enrollment census date
February 14 Tuesday, 9 p.m. Registration begins for summer terms
Seniors may register for fall
February 15 Wednesday, 9 p.m. Juniors may register for fall
February 17 Friday, 9 p.m. Sophomores may register for fall
February 22 Wednesday, 9 p.m. Freshmen may register for fall
March 3 Friday Module 1 ends
March 6 Monday Module 2 begins
March 10 Friday Midterm grades reported
March 11 Saturday Online Session 3 classes end
March 11-19 Saturday – Sunday Spring Break
March 13 Monday Online Session 4 classes begin
March 27 Monday Assessment Day: classes held, seniors excused during testing
March 31 Friday Last day to withdraw with a W, WP, WF
Petition deadline to move exams
April 14 Friday Good Friday: no classes
May 3 Wednesday Last day of classes
May 4 Thursday Study Day
Finals begin in evening
May 5-9 Friday – Tuesday Final exams (Wednesday evening exams on May 4)
May 6 Saturday Online Session 4 classes end
May 10 Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. Final grades must be reported
May 13 Saturday Commencement

2015-16 Academic Calendar