Academic Dates & Deadlines

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Academic Calendar

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Planning Dates

Planning Dates for 2017-2018
 

Fall 2017

Spring 2018

Summer 2018

Drop/Add Period

Aug. 28-Sep. 3 Jan. 8-14 May 14-20

Classes Begin

Aug. 28 Jan. 8 May 14

Change of Major Deadline*

Sept. 1  Jan. 12  May 18 

Withdrawal Deadline

Nov. 8 Mar. 23 July 13

Classes End

Dec. 8 Apr. 27 Aug. 10

Final Exams

Dec. 11-16 Apr. 30 - May 5 Determined by instructors.

Commencement

Dec. 16 May 5 No commencement ceremony.

Holidays & Spring Break

Sept. 4, Nov. 10, Nov. 23-24 Jan. 15, Mar. 12-16 May 28, Jul. 4

*Change/Declaration of Major, Dual Major/Degree, Minor

Planning Dates for 2018-2019
 

Fall 2018

Spring 2019

Summer 2019

Drop/Add Period

Aug. 27-Sept. 2 Jan. 7-13 May 13-19

Classes Begin

Aug. 27 Jan. 7 May 13

Change of Major Deadline*

Aug. 26  Jan. 13  May 19 

Withdrawal Deadline

Sept. 21 Feb. 1 June 24

Classes End

Dec. 7 Apr. 26 Aug. 9

Final Exams

Dec. 10-15 April 29-May 4 Determined by instructors.

Commencement

Dec. 15 May 4 No commencement ceremony.

Holidays & Spring Break

Sept. 3, Nov. 12, Nov. 22-23 Jan. 21, Mar. 11-15 May 27, Jul. 4

*Change/Declaration of Major, Dual Major/Degree, Minor