2017 - 2018 Academic Calendar

DATE
EVENT
FALL 2017
August 9 –18, 2017Orientation for International Students
August 15-18, 2017 Welcome Week - Orientation for Incoming Students
August 21, 2017Classes Begin / Add/Drop in OPUS starts
August 28, 2017Add/Drop in OPUS Ends
September 4, 2017Labor Day (no classes)
September 8, 2017Degree Application Deadline
September 13, 2017Date of Record

September 15, 2017

Family and Friends Day
November 1, 2017Deadline to submit Pass/Fail Request
November 23- 24, 2017Thanksgiving (no classes--rescheduled for following week)
November 28, 2017Thursday classes are scheduled to meet
November 29, 2017Friday classes are scheduled to meet (Last day of classes) 
November 30 - December 3Reading Period
December 4-15, 2017Exam Period 
December 15, 2017Reception for Fall 2017 Graduates
December 16, 2017End of Term/Conferral of Degrees
SPRING 2018 
EVENT
Jan 08, 2018Classes Begin 
Jan 15, 2018MLK Holiday (no classes)
Jan 15, 2018Schedule Change Ends
Feb 07, 2018Date of Record
Feb 09, 2018Degree Application Deadline
Feb 28, 2018Deadline to submit Name Changes for Degrees 
Mar 12-16, 2018Spring Break
March 21, 2018Deadline to submit Pass/Fail Request
Apr 23, 2018Classes End
Apr 25 - May 4, 2018Exam Period 
May 5 - 12, 2018Trial Techniques
May 14, 2018End of Term / Commencement