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Academic Calendar for 2017-2018

Fall Semester 2017
Aug. 16-18 Wed.-Fri. Faculty workshop
Aug. 21 Mon. Transfer Orientation; Night Classes begin
Aug. 22 Tues. Day Classes begin
Aug. 25 Fri. President’s Opening Convocation, 12:00-12:50 p.m.
Aug. 28 Mon. Last day to add a course
Sept. 1 Fri. Last day to drop a course without a $50 fee
Sept. 4 Mon. No classes—Labor Day
Sept. 20 Wed. 20th day
Sept. 22 Fri. End of first five weeks
Sept. 26 Tues. No Classes; 1/2 Assessment Day/1/2 Professional Development Day;
Down grades due at noon
Oct. 6 Fri. Midterm
Oct. 10 Tues. Midterm grades due at noon
Oct. 13 Fri. Honors Convocation, 12:00-12:50 p.m.
Oct. 14 Sat. Homecoming
Oct. 18 Wed. Last day to withdraw from courses without a grade
Oct. 19-22 Thurs.-Sun. No classes – Fall Break
Nov. 22-26 Wed.-Sun. No classes – Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 27 Mon. Classes convene at 8 a.m.
Dec. 4-7 Mon.-Thurs. Final exams for fall semester
Dec. 12 Tues. Final grades due at noon
 

Interterm 2018

Jan. 3 Wed. Classes begin
Jan. 5 Fri. Last day to drop a course without a $50 fee
Jan. 15 Mon. No classes—Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan. 17 Wed. Last day to drop a course without a grade
Jan. 26 Fri. Final exams for Interterm
Jan. 29 Mon. Workday for faculty and staff
Jan. 30 Tues. Final grades for Interterm due at noon
 

Spring 2018

Jan. 30 Tues. Classes begin
Feb. 5 Mon. Last day to add a course
Feb. 9 Fri. Last day to drop a course without a $50 fee
Feb. 27 Tues. No classes; 1/2 Assessment Day/1/2 Professional Development Day
Mar. 2 Fri. End of first five weeks
Mar. 6 Tues. Down grades due at noon
Mar. 16 Fri. Midterm
Mar. 17-25 Sat.-Sun. No classes—Spring Break
Mar. 26 Mon. Classes convene at 8 a.m.
Mar. 27 Tues. Midterm grades due by noon
Mar. 27-29 Tues.-Thurs. Enrollment for upcoming & returning seniors and 5Y students
Mar. 30 Fri. No classes – Good Friday
Apr. 2 Mon. Classes convene at 8 a.m.
Apr. 2-5 Mon.-Thurs. Enrollment for upcoming Juniors
Apr. 3 Tues. Last day to withdraw from courses without a grade
Apr. 9-12 Mon.-Thurs. Enrollment for upcoming Sophomores
Apr. 13 Fri. Enrollment begins for new Automotive Restoration students
Apr. 21 Sat. Enrollment begins for incoming freshmen and transfers
May 4 Fri. Awards Convocation, 12:00-12:50 p.m.
Preliminary senior grades due at noon
May 11 Fri. All Schools Day
May 14-17 Mon.-Thurs. Final exams for spring semester
May 18 Fri. Final senior grades due at noon
May 19 Sat. Commencement rehearsal and group photo
May 20 Sun. Commencement
May 21 Mon. May Session classes begin
May 22 Tues. Final grades due at noon
May 28 Mon. Memorial Day (May Session classes may not meet)
June 1 Fri. Final exams for May Session
June 5 Tues. Final grades for May Session due at noon