Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2017

Classes begin for School for Professional Studies Program August 26
Classes begin for Main Campus August 28
Labor Day – Evening classes beginning at 6:00 p.m. will convene. September 4
Last day to add classes September 5
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund September 5
Spring Graduation Application Deadline September 30
Fall Break – Undergraduate classes do not meet during the break. October 9-10
Mid-term Grades Due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-Service October 11
Academic advising for Spring Semester begins October 19
Spring Semester Registration for current students November 9-17
Last day to officially drop classes with a final grade of W November 17
Open Registration for Spring Semester begins for new and re-admitted students. November 20
The Brothers of Christian Instruction Founders' Day Recess November 22
Thanksgiving Break November 23-26
Last day of classes December 1
Undergraduate Final Examinations December 4-8
Undergraduate Final Grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self Service December 13
Fall Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning) December 17
December Graduate Recognition Ceremony for Summer and Fall Graduates December 17

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 2018

Classes begin for School for Professional Studies (SPS) Program January 6
Classes begin for Main Campus January 8
Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Evening classes beginning at 6:00 p.m. will convene. January 15
Last day to add classes January 16
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund January 16
Deadline to Apply for Summer Graduation February 1
President's Day Break – Undergraduate classes do not meet during the break. February 19-20
Mid-term grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-Service February 22
Spring Break March 5-9
Academic advising for Fall and Summer Semesters begins March 14
Easter Break March 29-April 2
Fall and Summer Semesters Registration for current students April 5-13
Last day to officially drop classes with a final grade of W April 13
Honors Convocation April 8
Open Registration for Summer and Fall begins for new and re-admitted students. April 16
Last day of classes April 20
Undergraduate Final Examinations April 23-27
Graduate Reception, Baccalaureate and Commencement Weekend April 28-29
Spring Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning) April 29
Undergraduate Final Grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-Service May 2
Last day to apply for graduation Fall Semester June 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 2018 Semester

Summer Session U0 Intercession (APRIL 30 – May 28)

Begins April 30
Last day to drop courses with a refund April 30
Last day to drop courses with a "W" grade May 10
Session U Ends May 25
Memorial Day May 28
Final Grades Due at 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self Service May 30

Summer Session UI (June 4 – July 6)

Begins June 4
Last day to drop courses with a refund June 4
June 6 Last day to drop courses with a "W" grade June 14
Independence Day (Closed) July 4
Session UI Ends July 6
Final Grades Due at 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self Service July 11

Summer Session UII (July 9 – August 10)

Begins July 9
Last day to drop courses with a refund July 9
Last day to drop courses with a "W" grade July 19
Session UII Ends August 10
Final Grades Due at 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self Service August 15
Summer Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning) August 18