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2017-18 Academic Calendar

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Academic deadlines vary by length of course and date of transaction. Please consult the Registration Calendar for the appropriate semester per course session for more details.

Future year:2018-2019 | Previous year: 2016-2017 | Prior years: 2015-2016, 2014-2015, 2013-2014

Date Activity
 
August 21, 2017 First day of 2017-2018 appointment period (9-month)
September 5, 2017 First day of classes (Fall 14-week semester)
October 13, 2017 Registration begins for January 2018 semester
October 30, 2017 Spring 2018 registration begins on a priority basis
November 22, 2017 Thanksgiving recess begins at 5:30 pm, no classes Wednesday evening
November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving, campus closed
November 24, 2017 Thanksgiving recess in progress, most campus offices open for normal business hours
November 27, 2017 Classes resume
December 13, 2017 Last day of classes (Fall 14-week semester)
December 14, 2017 Final examinations begin
December 16, 2017 Commencement (students completing courses in December or January semester attend this ceremony)
December 20, 2017 Last day of final examinations OFFICIAL END DATE OF THE FALL 2017 SEMESTER
December 21, 2017 Holiday recess begins
January 2, 2018 First day of class January 2018 semester
January 8-19, 2018 Advising, testing and registration week
January 12, 2018 Summer 2018 registration begins
January 15, 2018 Observance of Martin Luther King Day - campus closed
January 19, 2018 Last day of classes January 2018 semester OFFICIAL END DATE OF THE JANUARY 2018 SEMESTER
January 22, 2018 First day of classes (Spring 14-week semester)
March 10, 2018 Spring recess begins
March 18, 2018 Classes resume
April 2, 2018 Fall 2018 registration begins on a priority basis
May 4, 2018 Last day of classes (Spring 14-week semester)
May 7, 2018 Final examinations begin
May 11, 2018 Last day of final examinations OFFICIAL END DATE OF THE SPRING 2018 SEMESTER
May 12, 2018 Commencement (students completing courses in spring or summer semester attend this ceremony)
May 20, 2018 Last day of contract period
May 21, 2018 Four week 1 and Ten Week classes begin
May 26-28, 2018 Memorial Day recess - campus closed
June 15, 2018 Four week 1 classes end
June 18, 2018 Four week 2, six-week and eight-week classes begin
July 4, 2018 Independence Day observance - campus closed
July 13, 2018 Four-week 2 classes end
July 16, 2018 Four-week 3 classes begin
July 27, 2018 Six-week and Ten Week classes end
August 10, 2018 Four-week 3 and eight-week classes end OFFICIAL END OF SUMMER 2018 SEMESTER