The 4-1-4 Calendar
The undergraduate program follows a 4-1-4 calendar. This calendar consists of a fall semester during the months of September through December, a four-week January term, and a spring semester during the months of February through May. Each of the semesters consists of approximately 14 weeks of classes and a four-day examination period.
During the fall and spring semesters, a student normally enrolls for sixteen credits.
The January Term
Students may enroll for a maximum of four credits in a January term.
The university offers two six-week sessions, one eight-week session and one twelve-week session during the months of June through August. A student may enroll for a maximum of eight credits in a given session, with a maximum of sixteen credits for the summer.