2017-18 Academic Calendar, Academics | Earlham College

2017-18 Academic Calendar

Fall 2017
Wednesday, August 16 -
Thursday, August 17
Faculty Retreat
Friday, August 18 -
Tuesday, August 22
New Student Orientation
Sunday, August 20 College Housing Opens
Tuesday, August 22 Enrollment Confirmation Day
Wednesday, August 23 Classes Begin
First Seven-Week Courses Begin
10-Week Courses Begin
Tuesday, August 29 Course Registration/Changes Due
Monday, September 4 Labor Day (classes in session)
Thursday, September 21 EPIC Symposium (No Classes)
Friday, October 6 -
Sunday, October 8
Family Weekend
Sunday, October 8 -
Monday, October 9
Admissions Fall Preview Day
Wednesday, October 11 First Seven-Week Courses End
Thursday, October 12 -
Sunday, October 15
Early Semester Break
Monday, October 16 Second Seven-Week Courses Begin
Friday, October 20 -
Sunday, October 22
Homecoming & Reunion Weekend
Monday, October 23 -
Friday, November 3
Academic Advising Period
Friday, November 3 Last day to drop an enrolled class
10-Week Courses End
Sunday, November 5 -
Monday, November 6
Admissions Fall Preview Day
Monday, November 6 -
Friday, November 10
Spring 2018 Registration Period
Saturday, November 18 -
Sunday, November 26
Fall Break
Monday, November 27 Second Seven-Week Courses End
Friday, December 8 Last class day and
Incomplete petitions due by 4 p.m.
Saturday, December 9 -
Sunday, December 10
Reading days
Monday, December 11 Final examination day
Tuesday, December 12 Reading day
Wednesday, December 13 -
Thursday, December 14
Final examination days
Friday, December 15 College housing closes by 5 p.m.
Tuesday, December 19 Fall semester grades due by 4 p.m.
Spring 2018
Sunday, January 7 College Housing Opens
Monday, January 8 January Faculty Retreat
Tuesday, January 9 Enrollment Confirmation Day
Wednesday, January 10 Classes Begin
First Seven-Week Courses Begin
10-Week Courses Begin
Sunday, January 14 -
Monday, January 15
Admissions Winter Preview Day
Monday, January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Classes in session)
Tuesday, January 16 Course Registration/Changes Due
Thursday, February 15 -
Sunday, February 18
Early Semester Break
Wednesday, February 28 First Seven-Week Courses End
Sunday, March 4 -
Monday, March 5
Admissions Admitted Student Day
Monday, March 5 Second Seven-Week Courses Begin
Saturday, March 10 -
Sunday, March 18
Spring Break
Monday, March 26 -
Friday, April 6
Academic Advising Period
Friday, March 30 Last day to drop an enrolled class
10-Week Courses End
Sunday, April 1 -
Monday, April 2
Admissions Admitted Student Day
Sunday, April 8 -
Monday, April 9
Admissions Admitted Student Day
Monday, April 9 -
Friday, April 13
Fall 2018 Registration Period
Tuesday, April 17 -
Wednesday, April 18
EPIC Expo: A Celebration of Excellence
Wednesday, April 18 Awards Convocation
Monday, April 23 Second Seven-Week Courses End
Friday, April 27 Last class day and
Incomplete petitions due by 4 p.m.
Saturday, April 28 -
Sunday, April 29
Reading days
Monday, April 30 Final examination day
Tuesday, May 1 Reading day
Wednesday, May 2 -
Thursday, May 3
Final examination days
Friday, May 4 College housing closes (except for graduating seniors)
Friday, May 4 Graduating seniors’ grades due by Noon
Saturday, May 5 Commencement 2018
Wednesday, May 9 -
Wednesday, May 30
May Term
Monday, May 14 Spring Semester grades are due by 4 p.m.
Monday, June 4 May Term grades are due by 4 p.m.
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