Academic Calendar

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August 2016
5 School of Law Summer 2016 2nd 5-week session classes end
7 School of Law Summer 2016 Intersession II begin
7 Summer Session 2016 8-week session classes end
10 School of Law Summer 2016 10-week sessions classes end
20 Summer 2016 Commencement
21 Summer Session 2016 2nd 5-week session classes end
21 School of Law Summer 2016 Intersession II ends
22 School of Law Fall Semester 2016 classes begin for entering students (orientation week)
23 Final grades due for Summer Session 2016
25-26 Audit Sixty Plus (60+) in-person Fall Semester 2016 registration
29 Fall Semester 2016 classes begin
29 School of Law Fall Semester 2016 classes begin
September 2016
5 Labor Day Holiday - University closed
6 Last day to add regular session (15 week) Fall Semester 2016 classes without signatures
12 Last day to add regular session (15 week) Fall Semester 2016 classes without signatures
October 2016
17 Last day to process course withdrawals for Fall Semester 2016 (11:59pm)
24 Spring 2017 registration begins
November 2016
1 Graduation applications due for students completing Graduate degree requirements by the end of Fall Semester 2016
1 Graduation applications due for students completing Law degree requirements by the end of Spring Semester 2017
11 Veteran's Day Observance - Staff Holiday - Classes Held
24-27 Thanksgiving recess - University closes at 5:00 pm, Nov. 27
28 Fall Semester 2016 classes resume from Thanksgiving recess
December 2016
1 Graduation applications due for students completing Associate or Baccalaureate degree requirements by the end of Spring 2017
2 School of Law final instructional day for Fall Semester 2016
3-6 School of Law Fall Semester 2016 Reading Period
7-16 School of Law Fall Semester 2016 final examination period
11 Final instructional day for Fall Semester 2016
12-18 Final examination period for Fall Semester 2016
16-17 Fall 2016 Commencement
20 All grade changes and incomplete make-ups for previous term due in the Office of the University Registrar (5:00pm)
20 Final grades due for Fall Semester 2016
26 Christmas Holiday observance - University closed
January 2017
1 New Years Day observance - University closed
12-13 Audit Sixty Plus (60+) in-person Spring Semester 2016 registration
16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance - University closed
17 Spring Semester 2017 classes begin
17 School of Law Spring Semester 2017 classes begin
23 Last day to add courses for Spring Semester 2017 without signatures
31 Last day to drop Spring Semester 2017 classes without "WD" appearing on transcript
February 2017
21 President's Day observance - classes cancelled (Law School classes held)
March 2017
8 Last day to process course withdrawals for Spring Semester 2016 (11:59pm)
13 Summer Session 2017 Registration begins
21-Apr 2 Spring Semester 2017 recess
April 2017
1 Graduation applications due for students completing Associate or Baccalaureate degree requirements by the end of the Summer Session 2017
1 Graduation applications due for students completing Graduate degree requirements by the end of Spring Semester 2017
3 Spring Semester 2017 classes resume from Spring recess
3 Fall Semester 2017 Registration begins
28 School of Law final instructional day for Spring Semester 2017
29-May 2 School of Law Spring Semester 2017 Reading Period
May 2017
3-12 School of Law Spring Semester 2017 final examination period
7 Final instructional day for Spring Semester 2017
8-14 Final examination period for Spring Semester 2017
12-14 Spring 2017 Commencement
14 School of Law Summer 2017 Intersession classes begin
16 All grade changes and incomplete make-ups for previous term due in the Office of the University Registrar (5:00pm)
16 Final grades due for Spring Semester 2017
18-19 Sixty Plus (60+) in-person Summer Session 2017 registration
22 Summer 2017 Intersession I classes begin
22 Summer Session 2017 1st 8-week session classes begin
28 School of Law Summer 2017 Intersession I classes end
29 Memorial Day observance - University closed
30 School of Law Summer 2017 1st 5-week classes begin
30 School of Law Summer 2017 1st 10-week classes begin
June 2017
1                Graduation applications due for students completing Associate or Baccalaureate degree requirements by the end of Fall Semester 2017
1 Graduation applications due for students completing Graduate degree requirements by the end of Summer Semester 2017
11 Summer Intersession 2017 classes end
12 Summer Session 2017 1st 5-week and 2nd 8-week classes begin
30 School of Law Summer 2017 1st 5-week classes end
July 2017
4 Independence Day observance - University closed
16 Summer Session 2017 1st 5-week and 1st 8-week classes end
17 Summer Session 2017 2nd 5-week classes begin