Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2016

Classes begin for School for Professional Studies ProgramAugust 27
Classes begin for Main CampusAugust 29
Labor Day – Evening classes beginning at 6:00 p.m. will convene.September 5
Last day to add classesSeptember 6
Last day to drop classes and receive a refundSeptember 6
Spring Graduation Application DeadlineSeptember 30
Fall Break – Undergraduate classes do not meet during the break.October 10-11
Mid-term Grades Due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-ServiceOctober 17
Academic advising for Spring Semester beginsOctober 24
Spring Semester Registration for current studentsNovember 10-18
Last day to officially drop classes with a final grade of WNovember 18
Open Registration for Spring Semester begins for new and re-admitted students.November 21
The Brothers of Christian Instruction Founders' Day RecessNovember 23
Thanksgiving BreakNovember 24-27
Last day of classesDecember 2
Undergraduate Final ExaminationsDecember 5-9
Undergraduate Final Grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self ServiceDecember 14
Fall Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning)December 18
December Graduate Recognition Ceremony for Summer and Fall GraduatesDecember 18

Detailed information on class meeting dates and refund policy available at all SPS locations.

Includes SPS online distance learning courses.

Appointment times will be posted online.

Spring Semester 2017

Classes begin for School for Professional Studies (SPS) ProgramJanuary 7
Classes begin for Main CampusJanuary 9
Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Evening classes beginning at 6:00 p.m. will convene.January 16
Last day to add classesJanuary 17
Last day to drop classes and receive a refundJanuary 17
Deadline to Apply for Summer GraduationFebruary 1
President's Day Break – Undergraduate classes do not meet during the break.February 15-16
Mid-term grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-ServiceFebruary 23
Spring Break March 6-10
Academic advising for Fall and Summer Semesters beginsMarch 14
Fall and Summer Semesters Registration for current studentsMarch 30-April 7
Last day to officially drop classes with a final grade of WApril 7
Open Registration for Summer and Fall begins for new and re-admitted students.April 10
Last day of classesApril 21
Easter BreakApril 13-17
Undergraduate Final ExaminationsApril 24-281
Graduate Reception, Baccalaureate and Commencement WeekendApril 29-30
Spring Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning)April 30
Undergraduate Final Grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-ServiceMay 3
Last day to apply for graduation Fall SemesterJune 1
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Final exam schedule officially begins on Monday, April 25 at 1:30 p.m. for classes with a regularly scheduled Monday/Wednesday meeting time of 3:00 pm.

Detailed information on class meeting dates and refund policy available at all SPS locations.

Includes SPS online distance learning courses.

Appointment times will be posted online.

Summer 2017 Semester

Summer Session U0 Intercession (May 1-26)

BeginsMay 1
Last day to drop courses with a refundMay 1
Last day to drop courses with a "W" gradeMay 11
Session U EndsMay 26
Memorial DayMay 29
Final Grades Due at 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self ServiceMay 31

Summer Session UI (June 5 – July 7)

Begins June 5
Last day to drop courses with a refundJune 5
June 6 Last day to drop courses with a "W" gradeJune 15
Independence Day (Closed)July 4
Session UI EndsJuly 7
Final Grades Due at 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self ServiceJuly 12

Summer Session UII (July 10 – August 11)

Begins July 10
Last day to drop courses with a refundJuly 10
Last day to drop courses with a "W" gradeJuly 20
Session UII EndsAugust 11
Final Grades Due at 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self ServiceAugust 16
Summer Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning)August 19