Academic Calendars

For a full list of important dates for the current semester, including financial aid deadlines, see the Academic Calendar



  • 2014-2015 ACADEMIC CALENDAR
     Fall 2014
     New Student Convocation    Tuesday  Sept. 2
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Wednesday  Sept. 3
     Mid-term evaluation submission deadline    Friday  Oct. 17
     Thanksgiving recess begins  10 p.m.
     Wednesday  Nov. 26
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  Dec. 1
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Dec. 6
     Study day    Sunday  Dec. 7
     Exams begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  Dec. 8
     Exams end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Dec. 13
     Fall Commencement    Saturday  Dec. 13
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Monday  Dec. 15
     Winter 2015
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  Jan. 6
     Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    (classes suspended)
       Monday  Jan. 19
     Mid-term evaluation submission deadline    Friday  Feb. 20
     Winter recess begins  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Feb. 21
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  March 2
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Monday  April 20
     Study period    Tuesday  April 21
     Exams begin  7:30 a.m.
     Wednesday  April 22
     Exams end  10 p.m.
     Tuesday  April 28
     Grade submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Thursday  April 30
     Spring Commencement   Friday - Saturday  May 1-2
     Summer Full Session 2015 (16 weeks)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  May 11
     Memorial Day holiday    Monday  May 25
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  May 26
     Summer recess begins  10 p.m.
     Saturday  June 27
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  July 6
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Aug. 22
     Final exams     Monday - Saturday  Aug. 24-29
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Monday  Aug. 31
     Summer Session I 2015 (8 weeks)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  May 11
     Memorial Day holiday    Monday  May 25 
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  May 26
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  June 27
     Final exams    Monday - Wednesday  June 29-July 1
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Friday  July 3
     Summer Session II 2015 (8 weeks)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  July 6
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Aug. 22
     Final exams    Monday - Wednesday   Aug. 24-26
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Friday  Aug. 31            
    2015-2016 ACADEMIC CALENDAR
     Fall 2015 (September 3 - December 15)
     New Student Convocation    Wednesday  Sept. 2
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Thursday  Sept. 3              
     Labor Day    Monday   Sept. 7 
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.   Tuesday  Sept. 8 
     Mid-term evaluation submission deadline    Friday  Oct. 16
     Thanksgiving recess begins  10 p.m.
     Wednesday  Nov. 25
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  Nov. 30
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Monday  Dec. 7
     Study day    Tuesday  Dec. 8
     Exams begin  7:30 a.m.
     Wednesday  Dec. 9
     Exams end  10 p.m.
     Tuesday  Dec. 15
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.  Thursday  Dec. 17
     Fall Commencement  
     Saturday  Dec. 19
     Winter 2016 (January 5 -April 26)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  Jan. 5
     Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    (classes suspended)
       Monday  Jan. 18
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.   Tuesday   Jan. 19 
     Mid-term evaluation submission deadline    Friday  Feb. 19
     Winter recess begins  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Feb. 20
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  Feb. 29
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Monday  April 18
     Study period    Tuesday  April 19
     Exams begin  7:30 a.m.
     Wednesday  April 20
     Exams end  10 p.m.
     Tuesday  April 26
     Grade submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Thursday  April 28
     Spring Commencement    Friday - Saturday  April 29-30
     Summer Full Session 2016 - 16 weeks (May 9 - August 27)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  May 9
     Memorial Day holiday    Monday  May 30
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  May 31
     Summer recess begins  10 p.m.
     Saturday  June 25
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  July 5
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Aug. 20
     Final exams     Monday - Saturday  Aug. 22-27
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Monday  Aug. 29
     Summer Session I 2016 - 8 weeks (May 9 - June 29)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  May 9
     Memorial Day holiday    Monday  May 30
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  May 31
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  June 25
     Final exams    Monday - Wednesday  June 27-29
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Friday  July 1
     Summer Session II 2016 - 8 weeks (July 5 - August 24)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  July 5
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Aug. 20
     Final exams    Monday - Wednesday   Aug. 22-24
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Friday  Aug. 26
    2016-2017 ACADEMIC CALENDAR
     Fall 2016 (September 1-December 13)
     New Student Convocation   Wednesday  
     Classes begin 7:30 a.m.
    Thursday  Sept. 1    
     Labor Day    Monday  Sept. 5
     Classes resume 7:30 a.m.   Tuesday  Sept. 6
     Mid-term evaluation submission deadline     Friday  Oct. 14
     Thanksgiving recess begins  10 p.m.
     Wednesday  Nov. 24
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  Nov. 28
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Monday  Dec. 5
     Study day    Tuesday  Dec. 6
     Exams begin  7:30 a.m.
     Wednesday  Dec. 7
     Exams end  10 p.m.
     Tuesday  Dec. 13
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Thursday  Dec. 15
     Fall Commencement    Saturday  Dec. 17
     Winter 2017 (January 4-April 26)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Wednesday  Jan. 4
     Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    (classes suspended)
       Monday  Jan. 16
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m. Tuesday  Jan. 17
     Mid-term evaluation submission deadline    Friday  Feb. 17
     Winter recess begins  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Feb. 18
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  Feb. 27
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Tuesday  April 18
     Study period    Wednesday  April 19
     Exams begin  7:30 a.m.
     Thursday  April 20
     Exams end  10 p.m.
     Wednesday  April 26
     Grade submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Friday  April 28
     Spring Commencement   Friday - Saturday  April 28-29
     Summer Full Session 2017 (16 weeks) (May 8-August 26)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  May 8
     Memorial Day holiday    Monday  May 29
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  May 30
     Summer recess begins  10 p.m.
     Saturday  June 24
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  July 3
     Independence Day holiday    Tuesday  July 4
     Classes resume    Wednesday  July 5
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Aug. 19
     Final exams     Monday - Saturday  Aug. 21-26
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Monday  Aug. 28
     Summer Session I 2017 (8 weeks) (May 8-June 28)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Monday  May 8
     Memorial Day holiday    Monday  May 29
     Classes resume  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  May 30
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  June 24
     Final exams    Monday - Wednesday  June 26-28
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Friday  June 30
     Summer Session II 2017 (8 weeks) (July 3-August 23)
     Classes begin  7:30 a.m.
     Tuesday  July 5
     Classes end  10 p.m.
     Saturday  Aug. 19
     Final exams    Monday - Wednesday   Aug. 21-23
     Grades submission deadline  5 p.m.
     Friday  Aug. 25