2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Fall 2017 - Semester
August 23 First day of class
August 28 First day of class (Graduate Fall semester)
August 30 Last day to drop or add a class
September 1
Last day to drop or add a class (Graduate Fall semester)
September 4
University closed, Labor Day
September 20 Last day to drop a class with a "W"
September 22
Last day to drop a class with a "W" (Graduate Fall semester)
October 13 Midterm grades due (Fall semester)
October 16-17 Fall Break, no classes (onground, undergraduate students only)
October 27 Last day to drop a class with a "WP" or "WF" (Fall semester)
November 3 Last day to drop a class with a "WP" or "WF" (Graduate Fall semester)
November 23-24 University closed, Thanksgiving
November 30
Last day of class (Fall semester)
December 1
Reading Day
December 4-8 Final Exams
December 15 Last day of class (Graduate Fall semester)
December 16 Graduation date
Fall 2017 - A Term
August 23 First day of class (A Term)
August 25 Last day to drop or add a class (A Term)
August 28 First day of class (Graduate A Term)
September 1 Last day to drop or add a class (Graduate A Term)
September 4
University closed, Labor Day
September 8
Last day to drop a class with a "W" (A Term and Graduate A Term)
September 25 Last day to drop a class with a "WP" or "WF" (A Term)
October 2 Last day to drop a class with a "WP" or "WF" (Graduate A Term)
October 17 Last day of class (A Term)
October 20 Last day of class (Graduate A Term)
Fall 2017 - B Term
October 18
First day of class (B Term)
October 20 Last day to drop or add a class (B Term)
October 23 First day of class (Graduate B Term)
October 27 Last day to drop or add a class (Graduate B Term)
November 3
Last day to drop a class with a "W" (Graduate B Term)
November 20 Last day to drop a class with a "WP" or "WF" (B Term)
November 23-24 University closed, Thanksgiving
November 27 Last day to drop a class with a "WP" or "WF" (Graduate B Term)
December 15 Last day of class (Graduate B Term)
Spring 2018 - Semester
January 8
First day of class
January 15 University closed, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
March 2
Midterm grades due
March 5-9 Spring Break, no classes
March 30
University closed, Good Friday
April 26 Last day of class
April 27 Reading Day
April 30-May 4
Final Exams
May 5
Commencement
Spring 2018 - A Term
January 8
First day of class
January 15 University closed, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
March 2
Last day of class
Spring 2018 - B Term
March 12 First day of class
March 30
University closed, Good Friday
May 4
Last day of class
May 5
Commencement
Summer 2018 - All summer
May 7
First day of class
May 28 University closed, Memorial Day
July 4 University closed, Independence Day
August 21 Last day of class
August 25 Graduation date
Summer 2018 - May Term
May 7
First day of class
May 28 University closed, Memorial Day
June 1
Last day of class
Summer 2018 - Summer I Term
June 4
First day of class
June 29
Last day of class
Summer 2018 - Summer II Term
July 9
First day of class
August 3
Last day of class
Summer 2018 - A Term
May 7
First day of class
May 28 University closed, Memorial Day
June 29
Last day of class
Summer 2018 - B Term
July 2
First day of class
July 4 University closed, Independence Day
August 21 Last day of class