Academic Calendar

Summer 2016

  • May 22          Summer Session I Residence Halls Open
  • May 23          Summer Session I Classes Begin
  • May 30          Memorial Day - No Classes, Faculty & Staff Holiday
  • June 24          Summer Session I Classes End
  • June 25          Summer Session I Residence Hall Close at Noon
  • June 26          Summer Session for Visiting College Students Registration & Orientation
  • June 27          Summer Session II / Summer Session for Visiting College Students Begin
  • July 4             Independence Day - No Classes, Faculty & Staff Holiday
  • July 8            High School Summer Program Social Pragmatics Track Registration & Orientation
  • July 10          High School Summer Program Traditional Track Registration & Orientation
  • July 11          High School Summer Program Classes Begin
  • July 15          Transition to College Program Registration and Orientation
  • July 18          Transition to College Program Classes Begin
  • July 29          High School / Transition / Summer II / Visiting College Students Classes End
  • July 30          High School / Transition / Summer II / Visiting College Students Residence Halls Close at Noon
  • August 1       Intensive Workshop Begins (Berkeley, CA)
  • August 5       Intensive Workshop Ends

Fall 2016

  • August 22       Early Orientation
  • August 25       New Students Arrive; New Student & Family Orientation Begins
  • August 26       New Student & Family Orientation Continues
  • August 27       Convocation; New Student Orientation Continues; Returning Students Arrive
  • August 28       New Student Orientation Continues
  • August 29       Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • September 5    Labor Day; No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
  • September 6    Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
  • September 23  Family Weekend; No Classes
  • September 24  Family Weekend Continues
  • September 26  Last day to drop courses, change regular course enrollment to audit or select the pass/low pass/fail option
  • September 27  First day to withdraw from courses with a W (withdraw)
  • October 10      Columbus Day; No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
  • October 11      Student Long Weekend Continues; No Classes
  • October 19      Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
  • October 24      Last day to withdraw from courses with a W (withdraw)
  • October 25      First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (withdraw-pass) or WF (withdraw-fail)
  • October 31      Course registration for January Term 2017 begins
  • November 14  Course registration for Spring 2017 semester begins
  • November 23  Thanksgiving Break Begins; No Classes
  • November 24  Thanksgiving Day; No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
  • November 25  Day After Thanksgiving; No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
  • December 2    Last Day of Classes
  • December 5    Reading Day
  • December 6    Final Exams Begin
  • December 8    Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
  • December 9    Final Exams End
  • December 10  Graduation
  • December 11  Residence Halls close at noon
  • December 13  All grades due by 5 p.m.

January Term 2017

  • January 2        New & Returning January Term Students Arrive; Jump Start Orientation Begins
  • January 3        January Term Classes Begin
  • January 19      Last Day of January Term

Spring 2017

  • January 19      New Students Arrive, New Student & Family Orientation Begins; "Welcome Back Faculty" Meeting
  • January 20      New Student & Family Orientation Continues
  • January 21      Convocation; New Student Orientation Continues
  • January 22      Returning Students Arrive; New Student Orientation Continues
  • January 23      New Student Orientation Continues
  • January 24      Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • January 24      All grades for January Term due by 5 p.m.
  • February 1      Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
  • February 17    Family Weekend; No Classes
  • February 18    Family Weekend Continues
  • February 20    Last day to drop courses, change regular course enrollment to audit or select the pass/low or pass/fail option
  • February 21    First day to withdraw from courses with a W (withdraw)
  • March 10        Spring Break Begins at 5 p.m.
  • March 20        Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m.
  • March 22        Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
  • March 27        Last day to withdraw from courses with a W (withdraw)
  • March 28        First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (withdraw-pass) or WF (withdraw-fail)
  • April 10          Faculty Professional Development Day; No Classes
  • April 11          Faculty Professional Development Day; No Classes
  • April 12          Course registration for Summer 2017 semester begins
  • April 24          Course registration for Fall 2017 begins
  • May 5             Last Day of Classes
  • May 8             Reading Day
  • May 9             Final Exams Begin
  • May 11           Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
  • May 12           Final Exams End
  • May 13           Graduation
  • May 14           Residence Halls close at noon
  • May 16           All grades due by 5 p.m.