Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

August 11 All Employee Conference
August 12 – 18 Student Welcome Week
August 14 – 15 Registration – Fall Semester Begins
August 14 EWP classes begin – 1st 8-week session
August 16 Traditional classes begin
August 22 Last day to add a class (EWP and TRAD)
August 22 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
August 25 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
September 4 Labor Day Holiday – No Classes – All Offices Closed
September 12 EWP – Last day to drop 8-wk class with a grade of “W”
October 2 – 6 EWP – Finals Week
October 9 EWP 2nd 8-week session begins
October 10 EWP 1st 8-week grades due
October 10 Mid-term grades due
October 13 EWP – Last day to add a class
October 15 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
October 15 Graduation application deadline for December
October 16 Registration for spring opens
October 18 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
October 31 Last day to drop a traditional class with a grade of “W”
November 7 EWP – Last day to drop 8-wk class with a grade of “W”
November 20 – 24 Thanksgiving Break – No Classes (offices open until noon Wed.)
December 4 – 8 Final Exams (EWP and TRAD)
December 11 – Jannuary 5 Christmas Break – No Classes
December 12 End of term grades due
December 25 – January 5 University closed for the holidays

Spring 2018

January 8 – 9 Registration
January 8 EWP classes begin – 1st 8-week session
January 10 Spring Term- Traditional classes begin
January 12 EWP – Last day to add a class
January 14 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
January 15 MLK Day Holiday – No Classes – All Offices Closed
January 16 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
January 17 Last day to add a class
January 17 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
January 19 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
February 6 EWP – Last day to drop 8-wk class with a grade of “W”
February 15 Graduation application deadline for May
February 26 – March 2 EWP – Finals Week
March 4 – 8 Annual Bible Lectureship
March 5 EWP – 2nd 8-week session begins
March 6 EWP 1st 8-week grades due
March 6 Mid-term grades due
March 9 EWP – Last day to add a class
March 11 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
March 12 Registration for summer and fall opens
March 14 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
March 19 – 23 Spring Break – No Classes
March 27 Last day to drop a class with a grade of “W”
March 30 EWP – Last day to drop a class with a grade of “W”
April 6 – 7 Jamboree (except if Easter falls that weekend – then week 35)
April 23 – 27 EWP – Finals Week
April 30 – May 3 Final Exams
May 1 EWP final grades due
May 4 Annual Commencement Exercises
May 8 End of term grades due

Summer 2018

April 30 EWP – Summer terms begin – 1st 8-week session
May 4 EWP – Last day to add a class
May 6 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
May 9 EWP – Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
May 14 – 15 Late Registration for summer sessions
May 16 Summer Session I
May 17 Last day to add a class
May 22 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
May 25 EWP – Last day to drop a class with a grade of “W”
May 25 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
May 28 Memorial Day – No Classes – All Offices Closed
May 31 Last day to drop a class with a grade of “W”
June 18 – 22 EWP – Finals Week
June 20 Finals SS -I
June 25 Summer Session II (including EWP)
June 26 Summer Session I grades due (including EWP)
June 29 Last day to add a class (including EWP)
July 1 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (including EWP)
July 4 Independence Day – No Classes – All Offices Closed
July 4 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund (including EWP)
July 10 Last day to drop a class with a grade of “W”
July 15 Graduation application deadline for August
July 23 EWP – Last day to drop a class with a grade of “W”
July 27 Finals SS -II
July 31 End of term grades due


Traditional
– Semester (16-wk)
EWP – Evening/Weekend (8-wk)