Academic Calendar

Fall 2018
New Student Move-In and Welcome Day September 2 (Sunday)
Labor Day September 3 (Monday)
Classes begin September 5 (Wednesday)
Last day to add a course September 13 (Thursday)
December 2018 degree applications due September 17 (Monday)
Last day to drop a course (w/o "W" grade) September 20 (Thursday)
P/F, audit declaration deadline, SP and SU '18 "I" grades due October 1 (Monday)
Columbus Day - All classes cancelled October 8 (Monday)
Mid-semester grades due October 19 (Friday)
Veteran's Day Observed- All classes cancelled (make-up required) * November 12 (Monday)
Last day to withdraw from a course (w/"W" grade) November 13 (Tuesday)
Thanksgiving Break November 21-23 (Wednesday - Friday)
Last day of classes December 11 (Tuesday)
Reading Day December 12 (Wednesday)
Final Exam Period December 13, 14, 15, 17 (Thursday -Monday)
Final grades due December 19 10:00 AM (Wednesday)
Spring 2019
New Student Orientation  January 14 & 15 (Monday and Tuesday)
Classes begin January 16 (Wednesday)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - All classes cancelled January 21 (Monday)
Last day to add a course January 24 (Thursday)
Last day to drop a course (w/o "W" grade) January 31 (Thursday)
FA '18 "INC" grades due February 1 (Friday)
P/F, audit declaration due February 15 (Friday)
May 2019 degree applications due  February 15 (Friday)
Presidents Day - A&S classes cancelled; Graduate and Professional Programs classes meet February 18 (Monday)
Mid-semester grades due March 1 (Friday)
Arts and Sciences Spring Break March 4-8 (Monday - Friday)
Last day to withdraw from a course (w/ "W" grade) April 10 (Wednesday)
Patriots Day - All classes cancelled  April 15 (Monday)
Holy Thursday - Classes after 4:15pm cancelled (make-up required) ** April 18 (Thursday)
Good Friday - All classes cancelled (make-up required) *** April 19 (Friday)
Easter Monday - All classes cancelled April 22 (Monday)
Senior Distinction Day -- A&S day classes cancelled; A&S evening and Graduate and Professional Programs classes meet April 25 (Thursday)
Last day of classes April 30 (Tuesday)
Reading Day May 1 (Wednesday)
Final Exam Period May 2, 3, 4, 6 (Thursday - Monday)
Final grades due May 8 10:00 AM (Wednesday)
Baccalaureate May 10 (Friday)
Commencement May 11 (Saturday)

* Make-up for Arts and Science evening classes scheduled from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Veterans Day will take place on Friday, November 14 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
** Make-up for Arts and Science evening classes scheduled from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Holy Thursday will take place on Friday, April 12 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 
*** Make-up for Arts and Science classes scheduled to meet from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Good Friday will take place on Friday, April 26 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Graduate and Professional Programs Academic Calendar

Summer 2018
Summer I classes begin (face-to-face and online) May 14 (Monday)
Memorial Day May 28 (Monday)
Registration opens for Fall 2018 (seven week sessions) June 11 (Monday)
Last day of Summer I Classes July 1 (Sunday)
Summer II Classes begin (face-to-face and online) July 9 (Monday)
Last day of Summer II Classes August 26 (Sunday)


Fall 2018
Fall I classes begin (face-to-face and online) September 4 (Tuesday)
December 2018 degree applications due September 14 (Friday)
Columbus Day-Graduate & Professional Programs classes held October 8 (Monday)
Registration opens for Spring 2019 (seven week sessions)  October 9 (Tuesday)
Last day of Fall I classes October 21 (Sunday)
Fall II Classes begin (face-to-face) *Tuesday classes begin October 30 October 24 (Wednesday)
Fall II Classes begin (online) October 29 (Monday)
Veteran's Day Observed-Graduate & Professional Programs classes held November 12 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) November 21-25(Wednesday-Sunday)
Last day of Fall II classes December 16 (Sunday)



Spring 2019
Spring I classes begin (face-to-face and online) January 7 (Monday)
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) January 21 (Monday)
President's Day-Graduate & Professional Programs classes held February 18 (Monday)
May 2019 degree applications due February 15 (Friday)
Last day of Spring I classes February 24 (Sunday)
Spring II classes begin (Face-to-Face) * Tues. classes begin March 12; Wed. classes begin March 13 March 7 (Thursday)
Spring II classes begin (online) March 11 (Monday)
Registration opens for Summer 2019 (seven week sessions) March 25 (Monday)
Patriot's Day (no classes) April 15 (Monday)
Holy Thursday (no classes) April 18 (Thursday)
Easter Weekend (no classes) April 19-April 22 (Friday-Monday)
Last day of Spring II classes April 28 (Sunday)
Commencement May 11 (Saturday)



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