Approved by the Faculty 4/3/2017

Fall 2017

First Semester

August 18 Friday Freshmen and transfers report
20 Sunday All other students report
21 Monday Classes begin
25 Friday Last day of Add Period
September 1 Friday Last day of Drop Period without Record
October 9 Monday No classes*
10 Tuesday No classes*
11 Wednesday Deficiency reports due in Registrar's Office
20 Friday Last day of Drop Period with "W" 
24 Tuesday Beginning of registration for the spring semester
24 Tuesday Rhetoric Proficiency Examination
November 2 Thursday Close of registration for spring courses
21 Tuesday Thanksgiving break begins after classes
27 Monday Classes resume
December 1 Friday Last day of classes
2 Saturday Study day
3 Sunday Study day
4 Monday First day of final examinations**
6 Wednesday Study day
8 Friday Last day of final examinations

Spring 2018

Second Semester

January 13 Saturday New and transfer students report
14 Sunday All students report
15 Monday Classes begin
19 Friday Last day of Add Period
26 Friday Last day of Drop Period without Record
March 2 Friday Spring break begins after classes
12 Monday Classes resume
14 Wednesday Deficiency reports due in Registrar's Office
20 Tuesday Rhetoric Proficiency Examination
23 Friday Last day of Drop Period with a "W" 
27 Tuesday Beginning of registration for the fall semester
April 3 Tuesday Close of registration for fall courses
27 Friday Last day of classes
28 Saturday Study day
29 Sunday Study day
30 Monday First day of final examinations**
May 2 Wednesday Study day
4 Friday Last day of final examinations
12 Saturday Graduation

* For students who wish to remain on campus on October 9 through 10, residence halls will remain open and meals will be provided.
** Rhetoric 101-102 final examinations will be scheduled in the first slot of the first day of final examinations. These examinations cannot be moved to accommodate any other examinations.