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2016-17 Academic Calendar

Fall 2016
Wednsdsay, August 17 -
Thursday, August 18
Faculty Retreat
Friday, August 19 -
Tuesday, August 23
New Student Orientation
Sunday, August 21 College Housing Opens
Tuesday, August 23 Enrollment Confirmation Day
Wednesday, August 24 Classes Begin
First Seven-Week Courses Begin
10-Week Courses Begin
Tuesday, August 30 Course Registration/Changes Due
Monday, September 5 Labor Day (classes in session)
Thursday, October 6 -
Sunday, October 9
Early Semester Break
Sunday, October 9 -
Monday, October 10
Admissions Fall Preview Day
Wednesday, October 12 First Seven-Week Courses End
Friday, October 14 -
Sunday, October 16
Homecoming & Reunion Weekend
Monday, October 17 Second Seven-Week Courses Begin
Monday, October 24 -
Friday, November 4
Academic Advising Period
Friday, November 4 Last day to drop an enrolled class
10-Week Courses End
Friday, November 4 -
Sunday, November 6
Family Weekend
Sunday, November 6 -
Monday, November 7
Admissions Fall Preview Day
Monday, November 7 -
Friday, November 11
Spring 2017 Registration Period
Saturday, November 19 -
Sunday, November 27
Fall Break
Monday, November 28 Second Seven-Week Courses End
Friday, December 9 Last class day and
Incomplete petitions due by 4 p.m.
Saturday, December 10 -
Sunday, December 11
Reading days
Monday, December 12 Final examination day
Tuesday, December 13 Reading day
Wednesday, December 14 -
Thursday, December 15
Final examination days
Friday, December 16 College housing closes by 5 p.m.
Tuesday, December 20 Fall semester grades due by 4 p.m.
Spring 2017
Sunday, January 8 College Housing Opens
Tuesday, January 10 Enrollment Confirmation Day
Wednesday, January 11 Classes Begin
First Seven-Week Courses Begin
10-Week Courses Begin
Sunday, January 15 -
Monday, January 16
Admissions Winter Preview Day
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Classes in session)
Tuesday, January 17 Course Registration/Changes Due
Thursday, February 23 -
Sunday, February 26
Early Semester Break
Wednesday, March 1 First Seven-Week Courses End
Sunday, March 5 -
Monday, March 6
Preview Event for Sophomores and Juniors
Monday, March 6 Second Seven-Week Courses Begin
Saturday, March 18 -
Sunday, March 26
Spring Break
Friday, March 31 Last day to drop an enrolled class
10-Week Courses End
Sunday, April 2 -
Monday, April 3
Admissions Admitted Student Day
Monday, April 3 -
Friday, April 14
Academic Advising Period
Sunday, April 9 -
Monday, April 10
Admissions Admitted Student Day
Monday, April 17 -
Friday, April 21
Fall 2017 Registration Period
Tuesday, April 18 -
Wednesday, April 19
Academic Celebration of Excellence
Wednesday, April 19 Awards Convocation
Monday, April 24 Second Seven-Week Courses End
Friday, April 28 Last class day and
Incomplete petitions due by 4 p.m.
Saturday, April 29 -
Sunday, April 30
Reading days
Monday, May 1 Final examination day
Tuesday, May 2 Reading day
Wednesday, May 3 -
Thursday, May 4
Final examination days
Friday, May 5 College housing closes (except for graduating seniors)
Saturday, May 6 Commencement 2017
Wednesday, May 10 -
Wednesday, May 31
May Term
Monday, May 15 Spring Semester grades are due by 4 p.m.
Monday, June 5 May Term grades are due by 4 p.m.
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