2016 Summer Term

July 5TuesdayClasses begin
August 4ThursdayLast day of classes
August 5FridayExaminations begin
August 6SaturdayExaminations end


2016 Fall Term
August 20SaturdayNew Student Orientation begins
August 22MondayOrientation
August 23TuesdayOpening Convocation (7:00 pm)
August 24WednesdayClasses begin (8:00 am)
August 31WednesdayDeadline to drop or add courses without a grade (5:00 pm)
September 21WednesdayFall Fest Day (classes suspended)
October 7FridayFall Break begins (5:15 pm)
October 12WednesdayClasses resume (8:00 am)
November 23WednesdayThanksgiving Recess begins (8:00 am)
November 28MondayClasses resume (8:00 am)
December 6TuesdayLast day of classes
December 7WednesdayReading Day
December 8ThursdayExaminations begin (8:30 am)
December 12MondayExaminations end (5:15 pm)
2017 January Term
January 3TuesdayJanuary Term begins (8:00 am)
January 16MondayMartin Luther King, Jr. Day (classes suspended)
January 27FridayJanuary Term ends (10:00 pm)
2017 Spring Term
January 30MondayClasses begin (8:00 am)
February 6MondayDeadline to drop or add courses without a grade (5:00 pm)
March 17FridaySpring Break begins (5:15 pm)
March 27MondayClasses resume (8:00 am)
April 14FridayGood Friday (classes meet)
April 16SundayEaster
April 17MondayEaster Monday (classes suspended)
April 25TuesdayCelebration of Academic Excellence (classes suspended)
April 28FridayFounders Day Convocation (4:15 pm)
May 9TuesdayHonors Convocation (4:30 pm)
May 10WednesdayLast day of classes
May 11ThursdayReading Day
May 12FridayExaminations begin (8:30 am)
May 16TuesdayExaminations end (5:15 pm)
May 20SaturdayCommencement
2017 Summer Term I
May 22MondayClasses begin
May 29MondayMemorial Day (classes suspended)
June 1FridayClasses meet (make-up for Memorial Day)
June 22ThursdayLast day of classes
June 23FridayExaminations begin
June 24SaturdayExaminations end
2017 Summer Term II
July 3MondayClasses begin
July 4TuesdayJuly Fourth Holiday (classes suspended)
July 7FridayClasses meet (make-up for July 4th)
August 3ThursdayLast day of classes
August 4FridayExaminations begin
August 5SaturdayExaminations end