2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester, 2016
August 22 Orientation/Registration 
August 22 Classes begin at 4:00 pm* 
August 23
First full day of classes 
August 31
Last day to register or add a class 
August 31 Last day to drop a class without a record 
September 5
Labor day-no classes 
September 7
Final bill payment 
September 8
Application for graduation due for spring ($25 late charge beginning Sept. 9)   
September 19
Enrollment census date 
November 10 Last day to withdraw from term or drop with record
November 11
Veterans Day-no classes
November 24-25  
Thanksgiving-no classes 
November 28
Classes resume 
December 12-16
Final Exam Week 
December 20
Grades due at 12:00 noon 
   
Spring Semester, 2017
January 9
Orientation/Registration 
January 9
Classes begin at 4:00 p.m.*
January 10
First full day of classes 
January 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day-no classes 
January 19
Last day to register or add a class 
January 19
Last day to drop a class without a record 
January 25
Final bill payment deadline 
February 6
Enrollment census date
February 9
Application for graduation due for summer ($25 late charge beginning Feb. 10)
February 20
Presidents Day-no classes 
March 13-17
Spring Break 
March 20
Classes resume 
March 30 Application for graduation due for fall ($25 late charge beginning March 31)
April 7
Last day to withdraw from term or drop with record
April 14-17
Easter Break- no classes
April 18
Classes resume
May 8-12
Final Exam Week 
May 13
Commencement 
May 16
Grades due at noon 
May 29
Holiday-Memorial Day 
   
Summer Sessions, 2017
May 15
Fast Track Sessions begin 
May 22
Ten-Week Session begins
May 22 First-Five-Week Session begins
May 30 Eight-Week Session begins
June 26 Second Five-Week Session begins