2016-17 Academic Calendar

Fall 2016

  • August 1 — Fall Intersession classes begin
  • August 19 — Fall Intersession classes end
  • August 22 — Classes begin
  • September 5 — Labor Day holiday (no classes)
  • October 11 — First Block classes end
  • October 12 — First Bock final exams
  • October 13 — Second Block classes begin
  • November 19-27 — Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
  • December 8 — Last day of classes
  • December 9 — Study Day (no classes)
  • December 10-15 — Final exams period for full semester and second Block classes
  • December 16 — Commencement

Spring 2017

  • January 9 — Winter Intersession classes begin
  • January 13 — Winter Intersession classes end
  • January 16 — Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no classes)
  • January 17 — Classes begin
  • February 20 — Presidents’ Day Holiday (no classes)
  • February 22 — Monday evening classes (4:00 pm or later) meet; Wednesday evening classes do not meet

Spring 2017 (continued)

  • March 9 — First block classes end

  • March 10 — First block final exams
  • March 11-19 — Spring Break (no classes)
  • March 20 — Second block classes begin
  • April 13-16 — Spring Holiday (no classes)
  • May 11 — Last day of classes
  • May 12 — Study Day (no classes)
  • May 13-18 — Final exams period for full semester and second bock classes
  • May 19 — Commencement

Summer 2017

  • May 22 — Summer Intersession classes begin
  • May 29 — Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
  • June 9 — Summer Intersession classes end
  • June 12 — Classes begin
  • July 4 — Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
  • August 2 — Last day of classes
  • August 3-4 — Final exam period
  • August 4 — Commencement. Finals overlap with Summer Commencement. Faculty will work with students who have finals to allow participation in the event.