Academic Calendar 2016/2017

June 2016

June 5-6 New Student Orientation Session A
June 10 New Student Orientation Session T (Transfers only)
June 12-13 New Student Orientation Session B
June 15-16 New Student Orientation Session C
June 19-20 New Student Orientation Session D

July 2016

July 4 Independence Day (no classes)

August 2016

August 12 Summer Session Ends
August 26-28 Panther Days
August 29 Fall Semester Classes Begin at 8:00 a.m.

September 2016

September 5 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
September 6 Add/Drop processing deadline (Full semester, First half, First Quarter Courses, Audit)
September 23 First Quarter Ends
September 26 Second Quarter Begins
September 30 Last day to submit a Degree Application for December 2016 degree conferral

October 2016

October 10 Fall Holiday (no “daytime” classes) classes begin at 5:00 p.m.
October 12 Six-week Grades Due
October 13 Six week Grades available online
October 17 Spring 2017 schedule of classes available on-line
October 21 First Half Ends, Second Quarter Ends
October 24 – November 4 Advising Weeks for Spring Registration
October 24 Second Half Begins, Third Quarter Begins
October 24 Winterim Registration Begins
October 28 Deadline for First Semester, First year students to drop full-semester courses
October 31 Add/drop deadline Second Half Courses

November 2016

November 4 Withdrawal processing deadline (Full Semester)
November 4 Add/drop processing deadline (Individual Enrollment, Independent study, internship, practica, performance studies, or auditioned courses).
November 7-18 Spring 2017 Registration
November 11 Veterans Day Holiday (no classes)
November 18 Third Quarter Ends
November 21 Fourth Quarter Begins
November 21 Continuing Ed Registration Begins UG Spring 2017
November 23 Thanksgiving Recess begins at 8:00 a.m.
November 28 Classes Resume at 8:00 am.
November 30 Last day to submit a Degree Application for May 2017 or August 2017 Conferral

December 2016

December 2 Withdrawal processing deadline (Individual Enrollment, Independent study, internship, practica, Second Half, Fourth Quarter, performance studies, or auditioned courses).
December 10-11 Reading Days
December 12-16 Finals Week
December 26 Fall 2016 Final Grades Due by Faculty

January 2017

January 3 Winterim Session Begins
January 6 Fall 2016 Grades Finalized; Official Transcripts Available
January 16 Martin Luther King Jr Day (no classes)
January 26 Winterim Session Ends
January 27 New Student Registration and Orientation
January 30 Spring Semester Classes Begin at 8:00 a.m. ; First Half Begins; First Quarter Classes begin

February 2017

February 3 Winterim UG Final Grades Due by Faculty
February 6 Add/Drop processing deadline (Full semester, First half, First Quarter Courses, Audit)
February 15 Winter Carnival (no “daytime” classes) classes begin at 5:00 p.m.
February 24 First Quarter Ends
February 27 Second Quarter Begins

March 2017

March 15 Six Week Grades Due by Faculty by 4:30PM(1630)
March 16 Six Week Grades available online
March 17 Spring Break Begins at 3:20 p.m.
March 17 First Half Ends
March 17 Second Quarter Ends
March 22 Summer 2017 / Fall 2017 course schedule available online
March 27 Classes resume at 8:00 a.m.
March 27 Second Half Begins
March 27 Third Quarter Begins
March 27-April 7 Advising Weeks
March 31 Deadline for First Semester, First year students to drop full-semester courses

April 2017

April 3 Add/Drop processing deadline Second Half courses
April 7 Withdrawal processing deadline (full semester)
April 7 Add/Drop processing deadline (Individual enrollment, independent study, internship, practica, performance studies, or auditioned courses).
April 10 Registration opens for Summer 2017
April 10-25 Registration opens for Fall 2017
April 21 Third Quarter Ends
April 24 Fourth Quarter Begins
April 26 Continuing Ed Registration Begins Fall 2017

May 2017

May 5 Withdrawal processing deadline (Individual enrollment, Independent study, internship, practica, performance studies, Second Half, or auditioned courses).
May 13-14 Reading Days
May 15-19 Finals Week
May 19 Spring Convocation
May 20 Commencement
May 26 Spring 2016 Final Grades Due by Faculty by 11:59PM
Academic Calendar – Subject to Change