2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Semester I | WinTerM | Semester II | Summer Session

Semester I, 2016


Monday, August 22
Beginning of Contractual Year (New Instructor Workshops. Self-directed time for all other faculty. No faculty meetings are held during this week.)

Monday, August 29
Professional Development Week Activities Begin

Monday, September 5
Labor Day, No Classes
Advisement and Orientation

Tuesday, September 6
Advisement and Orientation

Wednesday, September 7
Classes Begin

Saturday, October 8
Homecoming

Monday, October 24
End of First Quarter

Tuesday, October 25
Advisement Day, No Classes

Wednesday, October 26
Beginning of Second Quarter

Wednesday, November 23
Thanksgiving Break Begins, No Classes

Monday, November 28
Classes Resume

Tuesday, December 13
Classes End

Wednesday, December 14
Evaluation Week Begins (Finals)

Saturday, December 17
Commencement

Tuesday, December 20
Evaluation Week Ends

Thursday, January 5, 2017
Contractual Semester Ends (For Faculty/Instructional Academic Staff on Semester Contract)

WinTerm, 2017


Tuesday, January 3, 2017
WinTerm Classes Begin

Monday, January 16
Martin Luther King Day, No classes

Saturday, January 21, 2017
WinTerm Classes End

Semester II, 2017

Friday, January 6
Contractual Semester Begins (For Faculty/Instructional Academic Staff on Semester Contract)

Monday, January 9
Professional Development Week Activities Begin for Faculty/Staff

Monday, January 16
Martin Luther King Day, No classes

Monday, January 23
Classes Begin

Friday, March 10
End of Third Quarter

Friday, March 10
Spring Break begins at 5:00 pm 

Saturday, March 11 - Sunday, March 19
Spring Break Week, No Classes

Monday, March 20
Classes Resume

Monday, March 20
Beginning of Fourth Quarter

Wednesday, March 29
Advisement Day, No Classes

Friday, May 5
Classes End/End of Fourth Quarter

Saturday, May 6
Commencement

Monday, May 8
Evaluation Week Begins (Finals)

Friday, May 12
Evaluation Week Ends

Sunday, May 21
End of Contractual Year (For Faculty/Instructional Academic Staff)

Summer Session, 2017

Monday, May 29
Memorial Day, No Classes

Tuesday, May 30
Pre-Session Classes Begin

Sunday, June 11
Pre-Session Classes End

Monday, June 12
First Four-Week Session Begins
Eight-Week Session Begins

Tuesday, July 4
Independence Day, No Classes

Sunday, July 9
First Four-Week Summer Session Ends

Monday, July 10
Second Four-Week Session Begins

Sunday, August 6
Second Four-Week Session Ends
Eight-Week Session Ends

Monday, August 7
Post-Session Classes Begin

Sunday, August 27
Post-Session Classes End