Academic Calendars and Final Exam Schedules
|Fall Semester 2017|
|Monday, August 21||Classes begin|
|Monday, August 28||End of free drop/add; Tuition and fee payment deadline|
|Friday, September 15||Deadline for December graduation applications|
|Thursday, September 21||Deadline for removal of incomplete grades for spring and summer courses|
|Tuesday, September 26||Deadline for withdrawal, P/NR for first quarter courses|
|Tuesday, October 10||First quarter ends|
|Wednesday, October 11||Second quarter begins|
|Fri-Sun, October 13-15||Fall Break|
|Monday, October 30||Senior and Post-Baccalaureate registration for spring semester begins|
|Wednesday, November 1||Junior registration for spring semester begins|
|Monday, November 6||Sophomore registration for spring semester begins|
|Wednesday, November 8||Freshmen registration for spring semester begins|
|Monday, November 13||New student registration for spring semester begins|
|Friday, November 17||Deadline for withdrawal and P/NR for full-semester and second quarter courses|
|Sat-Sun, November 18-26||Thanksgiving recess|
|Friday, December 1||Independent Study applications for spring semester due|
|Friday, December 8||Fall courses end|
|Mon-Thurs, December 11-14||Final Exams|
|Thursday, December 14||End of fall term|
|Saturday, December 16||Fall graduation (no commencement)|
|Spring Semester 2018|
|Monday, January 8||Classes begin|
|Monday, January 15||Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)|
|Tuesday, January 16||End of free drop/add; Tuition and fee payment deadline|
|Friday, January 19||Deadline for May and August Graduation|
|Thursday, February 8||Deadline for removal of incomplete grades for fall courses|
|Tuesday, February 13||Deadline for withdrawal, P/NR for third quarter courses|
|Tuesday, February 27||Third quarter ends|
|Wednesday, February 28||Fourth quarter begins|
|Sat-Sun, March 3-11||Spring recess|
|Monday, March 19||Registration for summer semester begins (all students)|
|Monday, March 26||Senior and Post-Baccalaureate registration for fall semester begins|
|Wednesday, March 28||Junior registration for fall semester begins|
|Fri-Mon March 30-April 2||Easter recess (Classes held Monday evening, 4/2)|
|Wednesday, April 4||Sophomore registration for fall semester begins|
|Monday, April 9||Freshmen registration for fall semester begins|
|Friday, April 13||Deadline for withdrawal and P/NR for full-semester and fourth quarter courses|
|Friday, April 20||Independent Study applications for fall semester due|
|Friday, April 27||Spring courses end|
|Monday, April 30||New student registration for fall semester begins|
|Mon-Thurs, April 30-May 3||Final exams|
|Thursday, May 3||End of spring term|
|Saturday, May 5||Spring graduation - Commencement ceremony|
|Summer Semester 2018|
|Monday, May 7||Summer term begins|
|Monday, May 28||Memorial Day holiday|
|Wednesday, July 4||Independence Day holiday|
|Friday, August 17||End summer semester|
|Saturday, August 18||Summer graduation (no commencement ceremony)|
Undergraduate Finals Schedule
|8:00 - 8:50 a.m.
|8:00 - 9:15 a.m.
|9:00 - 9:50 a.m.
|9:30 - 10:45 a.m.
|10:00 - 10:50 a.m.
|12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
|1:40 - 2:30 p.m.
|11:40 - 12:30 p.m.
|12:40 - 1:30 p.m.
|2:15 - 3:30 p.m.
|2:40 - 3:30 p.m.
|7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.:||7:00 p.m.
|11:40 - 12:30 p.m.