2016-17 Academic Calendar

The add/drop dates listed on the Academic Calendar are specific to full-term courses. If you are registered for a 7-week session, the add/drop dates may be different, so please contact the Registrar’s Office and Business Office for clarification.

Note: Graduate students should contact their graduate school coordinator to inquire about add, drop, withdrawal and refund dates.

Fall Semester – 2016

Sept 7, 2016

Classes begin

Sept 13

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Sept 20

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Oct 14

Last day to designate grading option (S-D-R)

Oct 28

Mid-term break begins

Oct 31

Classes resume (mid-term break ends)

Oct 31

Mid-term grades due to registrar

Nov 14 - Dec 2

Early registration for J-term and spring semester begins

Nov 18

Last day to withdraw from a class without a grade of F

Nov 24

Thanksgiving break begins

Nov 28

Classes resume (Thanksgiving break ends)

Dec 1

Incompletes due from spring semester and summer term

Dec 14

Classes end

Dec 15

Study day & Evening Final Exams begin

Dec 16

Final exams begin

Dec 21

Final exams end

Jan 3, 2017

Final grades due to registrar

 

 

January Term – 2017

Jan 3, 2017

Classes begin

Jan 4

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Jan 6

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Jan 10

Last day to designate a grading option (S-D-R)

Jan 16

No class – Martin Luther King Jr Day

Jan 20

Last day to withdraw from a class without a grade of F

Jan 26

Classes end

Feb 3

Final grades due to registrar

 
 

Spring Semester – 2016

Jan 30

Classes begin

Feb 3

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Feb 10

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Mar 7

Last day to designate grading option (S-D-R)

Mar 20

Mid-term break begins

Mar 27

Mid-term grades due to Registrar

Mar 27

Classes Resume (Mid-Term break ends)

Apr 14-17

Easter break

Apr 18-May 1

Early registration for summer sessions and fall semester

Apr 19

Last day to withdraw from class without a grade of F

May 1

Incompletes due from fall semester and J-Term

May 12

Classes end

May 15

Study day & evening final exams begin

May 16

Final exams begin

May 19

Final exams end

May 20

Commencement

May 30

Final grades due to registrar