Academic Calendar

 

Fall 2016

August 12 All Employee Conference
August 13 – 19 Welcome Week
August 15 Fall Semester Begins
August 15 – 16 Late Registration
August 15 EWP classes begin
August 17 Traditional classes begin
August 23 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
August 23 Last day to add classes
August 26 Last day to drop with 50% tuition refund
September 5 Labor Day Holiday – No Classes
September 13 Last day to drop a first 8-week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
September 26 Registration for spring 2017 (open registration for two weeks)
October 1 Graduation application deadline for December
October 3 – 8 Mid-term exams (finals week for first 8-week session-EWP)
October 10 Second 8-week classes begin (EWP)
October 11 Mid-term grades due
October 14 Last day to add 8-week class (EWP)
October 16 Last day to drop 8-week class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (EWP)
October 19 Last day to drop a second 8-week class with 50% tuition refund (EWP)
October 28 Last day to drop a traditional class and receive a “W”
November 8 Last day to drop second 8-week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
November 21 – 25 Thanksgiving Break – No Classes (Offices close at noon on the 23th)
December 5 – 8 Final Exams – traditional and second 8-week session (EWP)
Dec. 12 – 30 Christmas Break – No Classes
December 13 Final grades are due to Registrar by 12:00 noon
Dec. 19 – 30 University Offices Closed

Spring 2017

January 2 Spring Semester Begins
January 2 – 3 Late Registration
January 3 First 8-week classes begin (EWP)
January 4 Traditional classes begin
January 10 Last day to add a class
January 10 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
January 13 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday – University Offices Closed – No Classes
January 30 Last day to drop a first 8-week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
February 1 Graduation application deadline for May
February 20 Registration for summer and fall classes (open registration for two weeks)
February 20 – 24 Finals week for first 8-week session-EWP
February 28 Mid-Term grades due
February 27 Second 8-week classes begin (EWP)
March 3 Last day to add a second 8-week class (EWP)
March 5 Last day to drop a second 8-week class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (EWP)
March 5 – 9 Annual Bible Lectureships
March 8 Last day to drop a second 8-week class with 50% tuition refund (EWP)
March 17 Last day to drop a traditional class with a “W”
March 20 – 24 Spring Break – No Classes (EWP classes will meet)
March 24 Last day to drop a second 8-week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
March 31 – April 1 Jamboree
April 17 – 21 Finals week for second 8-week session (EWP)
April 24 – April 27 Final Exams
April 28 Annual Commencement Exercises
May 3 Final grades are due to Registrar by 12:00 noon

Summer 2017

April 24 First 8-week classes begin (EWP)
April 28 Last day to add a class (EWP)
April 30 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (EWP)
May 3 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund (EWP)
May 8 – 9 Late Registration for Summer Sessions
May 10 Summer Session I – Traditional 5-week classes begin
May 11 Last day to add a class
May 16 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
May 19 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition
May 19 Last day to drop a first 8-week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
May 25 Last day to drop a 5-week class with a “W”
May 29 Memorial Day Holiday – University Offices Closed – No Classes
June 1 Graduation application deadline for August
June 12 – 16 Finals week for first 8-week session (EWP)
June 14 Final Exams
June 16 Final grades due
June 19 Summer Session II – Traditional 5-week classes begin
June 19 Second 8-week classes begin (EWP)
June 20 Last day to add a class
June 23 Last day to add a class (EWP)
June 25 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (including EWP)
June 28 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition (including EWP)
July 4 Independence Day Holiday – University Offices Closed – No Classes
July 5 Last day to drop a class with a “W”
July 17 Last day to drop a class with a “W” (EWP)
July 21 Final Exams
July 24 Final grades due
 Aug 7 – 11 Finals week for second 8-week session (EWP)

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