Redefining the Classroom

Academic Calendar & Important Dates

Fall Semester 2016

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August 29 Fall Semester 2016 classes begin. 6-Day Add and Drop begins.
September 5 Labor Day Recess. No Classes.
September 6 Classes resume.
September 6 Last day to add and drop classes at 100% refund.
As of September 7, students dropping a class will receive an N grade. Students dropping all classes, withdrawing from the University, will need to complete a Withdrawal Form and get the proper signatures.
September 22 Last day to drop 1st 7-Week classes.
Students wishing to drop a 1st 7-Week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
October 10 Mid Semester Break - No Classes
October 11 Classes Resume (Students will attend Classes following their Monday Schedule for this day only).
October 17 Spring Semester 2017 Course Schedule viewable online. Students will need to contact their academic advisors to discuss their schedules for the Spring Semester.
October 18 1st 7-Week classes end.
October 19 2nd 7-Week classes begin.
October 25 Last day to drop full-semester classes.
For classes less than a full-semester in length, consult the Registrar’s Office. Students wishing to drop a class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
November 7 Spring Semester 2017 Senior On-Line Registration begins (88+ earned credits)
November 8 Spring Semester 2017 Junior On-Line Registration begins (56+ earned credits)
November 9 Spring Semester 2017 Sophomore On-Line Registration begins (26+ earned credits)
November 10 Spring Semester 2017 Freshmen On-Line Registration begins (0+ earned credits)
November 11 Spring Semester 2017 Open Registration begins.
November 11 Last day to drop 2nd 7-Week classes.
Students wishing to drop a 2nd 7-Week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
November 22 Thanksgiving recess begins at 10:00 pm.
November 28 Classes resume.
December 9 Classes end.
December 12 - 16 Final Examinations for Fall Semester 2016.
December 16 End of Fall Semester 2016.
December 22 Final Grades for Fall Semester 2016 will be viewable/printable in Anchor Access.

Spring Semester 2017

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January 9 Spring Semester 2017 classes begin. 6-Day Add and Drop begins.
January 16 Last day to add and drop classes at 100% refund.
As of January 17, students dropping a class will receive an N grade. Students dropping all classes, withdrawing from the University, will need to complete a Withdrawal Form and get the proper signatures.
February 1 Last day to drop 1st 7-week classes.
Students wishing to drop a 1st 7-week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
February 24 1st 7-week classes end.
February 24 Spring Break begins at 10:00 p.m.
March 6 Classes resume.
March 6 2nd 7-week classes begin.
March 6 Fall 2017/Summer 2017 Course Schedule viewable online.
Students will need to contact their academic advisors to set their schedules for Fall/Summer.
March 10 Last day to drop full-semester classes.
For classes less than a full semester in length, consult the Registrar’s Office. Students wishing to drop a class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
March 27 Fall/Summer 2017 Senior On-Line Registration begins (88+ earned credits)
March 28 Fall/Summer 2017 Junior On-Line Registration begins (56+ earned credits)
March 29 Fall/Summer 2017 Sophomore On-Line Registration begins (26+ earned credits)
March 29 Last day to drop 2nd 7-week classes.
Students wishing to drop a 2nd 7-week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
March 30 Fall/Summer 2017 Freshmen On-Line Registration begins (0+ earned credits)
March 31 Fall/Summer 2017 Open Registration begins.
April 21 Classes end.
April 24 - 28 Final Examinations for Spring Semester 2017.
April 28 End of Spring Semester 2017.
April 29 Commencement Ceremony.
May 4 Final Grades for Spring Semester 2017 will be viewable/printable in Anchor Access.