Academic Calendar

2016 - 2017
ACADEMIC CALENDAR

FALL SEMESTER

August 15: Tuition Due for Fall 2016 Semester
August 29: Fall Semester Classes Begin
September 5: Labor Day Holiday
September 6: Last Day to Add Full Semester Classes (except online) without Instructor Permission
September 6: Last Day to Withdraw with a Full Refund from First-half Semester Courses (8/29 - 10/22/2016)
September 12: Last Day to Withdraw with a Full Refund (Full Semester Courses)
September 16: Last Day to Resolve “I” Grades from Summer Term
September 26: Late Start 12 - Week Term Begins (9/26 – 12/16/2016)
September 30: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” from First-half Semester Courses (8/29 - 10/22/2016)
October 3: Last Day to Withdraw with a Full Refund from Late Start (12 –Week) Classes (9/26 – 12/16/2016)
October 6: Open House 5-7pm
October 14: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “WP/WF” from First-half Semester Courses (8/29 - 10/22/2016)
October 24: Second-Half Semester term begins (10/24 – 12/16/2016)
October 31: Last Day to Withdraw with a Full Refund from Second-half Semester Courses (10/24 – 12/16/2016)
November 3: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” (Full Semester Courses)
November 10: Open House 4-6pm
November 11: Veterans’ Day – No classes
November 14: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” from Late Start (12 – Week) Classes (9/26 – 12/16/2016)
November 23: No Evening Classes
November 24-25: Thanksgiving – No classes (including Saturday Classes)
November 28: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” from Second-half Semester Courses (10/24 – 12/16/2016)
December 9: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “WP/WF” (Full Semester Courses)
December 9: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “WP/WF from Late Start (12 – Week) Classes (9/26 – 12/16/2016)
December 9: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “WP/WF” from Second-half Semester Courses (10/24 – 12/16/2016)
December 12 - 15: Finals
December 16: Fall Semester Ends


SPRING SEMESTER

January 3: Tuition Due for Spring 2017 Semester
January 16: Civil Rights/Martin Luther King Holiday
January 17: Spring Semester Classes Begin
January 23: Last Day to Add Full Semester Classes (except online) without Instructor Permission
January 23: Last Day to Drop with Full Refund from First-half Semester Courses (1/17 –3/11/2017)
January 30: Last Day to Drop a Class with Full Refund (Full Semester Courses)
February 3: Last Day to Resolve “I” Grades from Fall Semester
February 17: Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” from First-half Semester Courses (1/17 –3/11/2017)
February 20: Presidents’ Holiday – No classes
March 3: Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “WP/WF” from First-half Semester Courses (1/17 –3/11/2017)
March 13-18: Spring Break – No classes
March 20: Second-Half Semester term begins (3/20 – 5/8/2017)
March 27: Last Day to Drop with Full Refund from Second-half Semester Courses (3/20 – 5/8/2017)
March 28: Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” (Full Semester Courses)
April 18: Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” from Second-half Semester Courses (3/20 – 5/8/2017)
April 28: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “WP/WF” (Full Semester Courses)
April 28: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “WP/WF” from Second-half Semester Courses (3/20 – 5/8/2017)
May 2-5: Finals
May 8: Spring Semester Ends
May 10: Final Grades available for viewing on Student Information System
May 20: Commencement Ceremony