Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2016

Date Event
August 22, MInstruction begins.
September 2, FLast day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
September 5, MLabor Day holiday. No classes.
September 9, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
November 4, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
November 24–25, Th–FThanksgiving holiday. No classes.
December 2, FInstruction ends.
December 5–9, M–FFinal examinations.
December 9, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.
December 10, SatSummer 2016 and Fall 2016 Commencement ceremonies.

Spring Semester 2017

Date Event
January 9, MInstruction begins.
January 16, MMartin Luther King, Jr., Day. No classes.
January 20, FLast day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
January 27, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
March 17, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
March 20–24, M–FSpring vacation. No classes.
April 28, FInstruction ends.
May 1– 5, M–FFinal examinations.
May 5, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.
May 3–7, W–SunCommencement ceremonies by disciplinary college.

Summer Session 2017

Summer Session 1 (4-Week Session)

Date Event
May 15, MInstruction begins.
May 17, WLast day to complete late registration for Summer Session 1; last day to drop or add a course(s) online or make section changes for Summer Session 1; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record for Summer Session 1. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
May 29, MMemorial Day holiday. No classes.
June 8, ThInstruction ends for Summer Session 1.
June 9, F Final examinations for Summer Session 1.

Summer Session 2 (8-Week Session)

Date Event
June 12, MInstruction begins.
June 16, FLast day to complete late registration for Summer Session 2; last day to drop or add a course(s) online or make section changes for Summer Session 2; last day to drop individual Summer Session 2 courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees if registered only for Summer Session 2.
June 23, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
July 4, TIndependence Day holiday. No classes.
July 21, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
August 2, WInstruction ends for Summer Session 2.
August 3–4, Th–FFinal examinations for Summer Session 2.
August 4, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.

Fall Semester 2017

Date Event
August 28, MInstruction begins.
September 4, MLabor Day holiday. No classes.
September 8, FLast day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record via Student Self-Service. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
September 15, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
November 10, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
November 23–24, Th–FThanksgiving holiday. No classes.
December 8, FInstruction ends.
December 11–15, M–FFinal examinations.
December 15, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.
December 16, SatSummer 2017 and Fall 2017 Commencement ceremonies.

Spring Semester 2018

Date Event
January 15, MMartin Luther King, Jr., Day. No classes.
January 16, TInstruction begins.
January 26, FLast day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record via Student Self-Service. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
February 2, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
March 23, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
March 26–30, M–FSpring vacation. No classes.
May 4, FInstruction ends.
May 7–11, M–FFinal examinations.
May 11, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.
May 9–13, W–SunCommencement ceremonies by disciplinary college.

Summer Session 2018

Summer Session 1 (4-Week Session)

Date Event
May 21, M Instruction begins.
May 23, WLast day to complete late registration for Summer Session 1; last day to drop or add a course(s) online or make section changes for Summer Session 1; last day to drop individual Summer Session 1 courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
May 28, MMemorial Day holiday. No classes.
June 14, ThInstruction ends for Summer Session 1.
June 15, FFinal examinations for Summer Session 1.

Summer Session 2 (8-Week Session)

Date Event
June 18, MInstruction begins.
June 22, FLast day to complete late registration for Summer Session 2; last day to drop or add a course(s) online or make section changes for Summer Session 2; last day to drop individual Summer Session 2 courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees if registered only in Summer Session 2.
June 29, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
July 4, MIndependence Day holiday. No classes.
July 27, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
August 8, WInstruction ends for Summer Session 2.
August 9–10, Th–FFinal examinations for Summer Session 2.
August 10, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.

Fall Semester 2018

Date Event
August 27, MInstruction begins.
September 3, MLabor Day holiday. No classes.
September 7, FLast day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
September 14, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
November 9, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
November 22–23, Th–FThanksgiving holiday. No classes.
December 7, FInstruction ends.
December 10–14, M–FFinal examinations.
December 14, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.
December 15, SatSummer 2018 and Fall 2018 Commencement ceremonies.

Spring Semester 2019

Date Event
January 14, MInstruction begins.
January 21, MMartin Luther King, Jr., Day. No classes.
January 25, FLast day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
February 1, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
March 22, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
March 25–29, M–FSpring vacation. No classes.
May 3, FInstruction ends.
May 6– 10, M–FFinal examinations.
May 10, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.
May 8–12, W–SunCommencement ceremonies by disciplinary college.

Summer Session 2019

Summer Session 1 (4-Week Session)

Date Event
May 20, MInstruction begins.
May 22, WLast day to complete late registration for Summer Session 1; last day to drop or add a course(s) online or make section changes for Summer Session 1; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record for Summer Session 1. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.
May 27, MMemorial Day holiday. No classes.
June 13, ThInstruction ends for Summer Session 1.
June 14, F Final examinations for Summer Session 1.

Summer Session 2 (8-Week Session)

Date Event
June 17, MInstruction begins.
June 21, FLast day to complete late registration for Summer Session 2; last day to drop or add a course(s) online or make section changes for Summer Session 2; last day to drop individual Summer Session 2 courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees if registered only for Summer Session 2.
June 28, FLast day to file for graduation this term.
July 4, ThIndependence Day holiday. No classes.
July 26, FLast day to submit approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.
August 7, WInstruction ends for Summer Session 2.
August 8–9, Th–FFinal examinations for Summer Session 2.
August 9, FLast day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate projects for graduation this term.