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Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Fall 2016 Semester


August
Date Day Event
18 - 19 Thursday - Friday August and International Students Orientation
20 Saturday Inbound Programs
24 Wednesday Upperclass Students Arrive
25 Thursday Fall Semester Classes Begin
Aug. 25 - Sept. 2 Thursday - Friday
Drop/Add Period (Instructor's permission required after this date)
September
Date Day Event
19 Monday Incomplete Work due, Grades due September 23
October
Date Day Event
TBA Friday - Sunday Family Weekend & Homecoming
12 Wednesday Mid-Term Date, Mid-Term faculty due date November 11
13 - 16 Thursday - Sunday Fall Recess
17 Monday Classes Resume
TBA Friday - Sunday Family Weekend & Homecoming
Oct. 24 - Nov. 1 Monday - Tuesday Senior & Junior Preregistration
November
Date Day Event
1 Tuesday Senior POEs Due
3 - 11 Thursday - Friday Sophomore & Freshmen Preregistration
23 - 27 Wednesday - Sunday Thanksgiving Recess
28 Monday Classes Resume
December
Date Day Event
9 Friday Last Day of Classes, Final Course Withdrawal Deadline
12 - 16 Monday - Friday Final Examinations

MWF Class Meetings = 43
TTH Class Meetings = 29

Spring 2017 Semester

January
Date Day Event
15 Sunday Students Return
16 Monday Spring Semester Classes Begin
16 - 24 Monday - Tuesday Drop/Add Period (Instructor's permission required after this date)
February
Date Day Event
6 Monday Incomplete Work due, Grades due Feb. 10, 2nd Advisor form due for Freshmen and 2nd semester transfer students
March
Date Day Event
3 Friday Mid-Term Date, Mid-Term faculty due date April 6
3 Friday Transfer Students POEs Due
Sophomore POEs Due
4 - 12 Saturday - Sunday Spring Recess
13 Monday Classes Resume
20 - 28 Monday - Tuesday Sophomore & Junior Preregistration
March 29 - April 6 Wednesday - Thursday Freshmen Preregistration
March 29 - April 6 Wednesday - Thursday Freshmen Advising Worksheet meetings with advisors (replaces the Freshman Initial POE)
April
Date Day Event
14 Friday No Classes
17 Sunday Founders Day
TBA   Liberal Arts Symposium
May
Date Day Event
2 Tuesday Last Day of Classes,
Final Course Withdrawal Deadline

2 Tuesday Spring Awards Convocation
3 Wednesday Reading Day
4 - 10 Thursday - Wednesday Final Examinations
12 Friday Senior Baccalaureate
13 Saturday Senior Commencement

MWF Class Meetings = 42
TTH Class Meetings = 29

October 3 - 4- Rosh Hashanah
October 10, Columbus Day
October 12- Yom Kippur
January 16 - MLK Day
May 14 - Mothers Day