2017-18 Academic Catalog
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Academic Calendar

Summer Session, 2017

May 8Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
May 29Mon., legal holiday (Memorial Day)
July 4Tues., legal holiday observed
July 28Fri., summer session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(May/June/July session - 12 weeks)

May 8Mon., Instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 28Fri., May/June/July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(May session - 4 weeks)

May 8Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
June 2Fri., May session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(May/mid-June session - 6 weeks)

May 8Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
June 30Fri., May/mid-June session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(June session - 4 weeks)

June 5Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
June 30Fri., June session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(June/July session - 8 weeks)

June 19Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 28Fri., June/July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(mid-June/July session - 6 weeks)

June 19Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 28Fri., mid-June/July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(July session - 4 weeks)

July 3Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 28Fri., July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

Fall Semester, 2017

August 18Fri., registration, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
August 21Mon., instruction begins, 8:00 a.m.
September 4Mon., legal holiday (Labor Day)
October 13Fri., first half semester ends, 10:00 p.m.
October 16Mon., second half semester begins, 8:00 p.m.
November 20-24Mon.-Fri., Thanksgiving break
November 27Mon., instruction resumes, 8:00 a.m.
December 11-15Mon.-Fri., final examinations
December 15Fri., semester ends, 10:00 p.m.
December 16Sat., commencement

Spring Semester, 2018

January 5Fri., registration, 9:00 a.m.-4 p.m.
January 8Mon., instruction begins, 8:00 a.m.
January 15Mon., university holiday (Martin Luther King's birthday observed)
March 2Fri., first half semester ends, 10:00 p.m.
March 5Mon., second half semester begins, 8:00 a.m.
March 12-16Mon.-Fri., spring break
March 19Mon., instruction resumes, 8:00 a.m.
April 30 - May 4Mon.-Fri., final examinations
May 4Fri., semester ends, 10:00 p.m.
May 5Sat., commencement

 Summer Session, 2018

May 7Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
May 28Mon., legal holiday (Memorial Day)
July 4Wed., legal holiday observed
July 27Fri., summer session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(May/June/July session - 12 weeks)

May 7Mon., Instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 27Fri., May/June/July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(May session - 4 weeks) 

May 7Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
June 1Fri., May session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(May/mid-June session - 6 weeks)

May 7Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
June 15Fri., May/mid-June session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(June session - 4 weeks)

June 4Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
June 29Fri., June session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(June/July session - 8 weeks)

June 4Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 27Fri., June/July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(mid-June/July session - 6 weeks)

June 18Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 27Fri., mid-June/July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

(July session - 4 weeks) 

July 2Mon., instruction begins, 7:30 a.m.
July 27Fri., July session ends, 10:00 p.m.

Fall Semester, 2018

August 17Fri., registration, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
August 20Mon., instruction begins, 8:00 a.m.
September 3Mon., legal holiday (Labor Day)
October 12Fril, first half semester ends, 10:00 p.m.
October 15Mon., second half semester begins, 8:00 a.m.
November 19-23Mon.-Fri., Thanksgiving break
November 26Mon., instruction resumes, 8:00 a.m.
December 10-14Mon.-Fri., final examinations
December 14Fri., semester ends, 10:00 p.m.
December 15Sat., commencement