Academic Calendar: Key Dates

Academic Calendar: Key Dates

Fall Semester 2017

Event Date
Fall Semester Tuition Bill Arrives
(to student’s email account)
Early August
Fall Semester Tuition Due Mid-August
Classes Begin August 21
Drop Period1 August 21 – 26
Add Period1 August 21 – 27 
Labor Day — No Classes September 4
Late Drop Ends1 November 10
Thanksgiving Holiday — No Classes November 19 - 25 
Withdrawal Deadline December 8 at 5:00 pm
Classes End December 8
Study Days December 9 – 10
Final Exams December 11 – 15

 

Spring Semester 2018

Event Date
Spring Semester Tuition Bill Arrives
(to student’s email account)
Early December
Spring Tuition Due Mid-December
Classes Begin January 8
Drop Period1 January 8 – 13
Add Period1 January 8 – 14 
Martin Luther King Day — No Classes January 15
Spring Break — No Classes March 4 – 10
Late Drop Ends1 April 6
Withdrawal Deadline April 27 at 5:00 pm
Classes End April 27
Study Days April 28 – 29
Final Exams April 30 –  May 4

1 These dates apply to full semester courses.