Previous Academic Calendars (PDF files)
Fall 2016
Winter 2016-17

Spring 2017

Day Date Description
Monday January 16 Martin Luther King Day – COLLEGE CLOSED
Tuesday January 17 Faculty Semester Begins
Tue-Wed Jan. 17-18 Last-Minute Registration, Orientation Sessions
Thursday January 19 CLASSES BEGIN
Wednesday February 1 ·  Last Day to Add/Drop Courses

·  Last Day for 50%Tuition Refund

Wednesday February 1 Adjunct Faculty Event – Register Here
Friday February 17 Lincoln’s Birthday Observed for Faculty & Students – NO CLASSES, COLLEGE OPEN
Saturday February 18 Faculty Holiday – NO CLASSES
Monday February 20 Washington’s Birthday Observed – COLLEGE CLOSED
Tuesday February 21 “LATE START” CLASSES BEGIN
Wednesday February 22 Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status
Saturday March 11 Saturday Classes Held (Spring Break starts on Monday!)
Mon-Sun March 13-19 Spring Break – NO CLASSES, COLLEGE OPEN
Mon-Fri April 3-28 Priority Advising for Continuing Students

Registration for Continuing Students begins on April 10

Wednesday April 5 Last Day to Make Up “Incompletes” from Fall 2016
Fri-Sun April 14-16 Days of Reflection – COLLEGE CLOSED
Monday April 17 Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
Monday April 17 GRADUATION APPLICATIONS DUE
Friday April 28 3rd Annual Academic Convivium
Thursday May 4 Reading/Make-Up Day – COLLEGE OPEN, NO REGULARLY SCHEDULED CLASSES
Friday May 5 Academic Awards Night
Monday May 8 Last Day of Classes
Tue-Mon May 9-15 Final Exams
Tuesday May 16 Final Exam Make-Up Day (necessary only if college is closed due to inclement weather or emergency on a day when Final Exams are scheduled)
Thursday May 18 Grades Due by 9:00AM
Thursday May 25 COMMENCEMENT, 6:00pm

Summer 2017

Early Summer: Classes start the day after Memorial Day!
Two sessions beginning Tuesday, May 30: Five weeks and Ten weeks

Session I (5 weeks)
Tuesday, May 30– Classes begin
Thursday, June 22 – Last Day to Withdraw from classes
Friday, June 30 – Last Day of Classes

Session II (10 weeks)
Tuesday, May 30– Classes begin
Monday, July 3 – No Classes
Tuesday, July 4 – College Closed (Independence Day)
Monday, July 24 – Last Day to Withdraw from classes
Wednesday, August 9 – Last Day of Classes

Late Summer: Classes start the day after the Fourth of July!
Two sessions beginning Wednesday, July 5: Five weeks and Seven weeks

Session III (5 weeks)
Wednesday, July 5 – Classes begin
Monday, July 31 – Last Day to Withdraw from classes
Tuesday, August 8 – Last Day of Classes

Session IV (7 weeks)
Wednesday, July 5 – Classes begin
Tuesday, August 8 – Last Day to Withdraw from classes
Friday, August 18 – Last Day of Classes

NEW! AUGUST EXPRESS
3-week Online-only session beginning Monday, July 31

Session V (3 weeks)
Monday, July 31 – Classes begin
Friday, August 11 – Last Day to Withdraw from classes
Friday, August 18 – Last Day of Classes

Fall Semester 2017

Friday, August 25

Faculty Semester Begins

Monday, August 28

Orientation for New Adjunct Faculty

Tuesday, August 29

CLASSES BEGIN

Saturday, September 2

Saturday Classes Begin – CLASSES HELD

Monday, September 4

Labor Day – COLLEGE CLOSED

Monday, September 11

  • Last Day to Add/Drop Courses
  • Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund

Monday, September 18

  • Constitution Day Observed – CLASSES HELD
  • “LATE START” CLASSES BEGIN

Monday, September 25

Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status

Monday, October 9

Columbus Day – CLASSES HELD

Tuesday, October 17

Reading Day – COLLEGE OPEN, NO REGULARLY SCHEDULED CLASSES

 October 30 – November 21

Priority Advising & Registration for Continuing Students

Friday, November 3

Last Day to Make Up “Incompletes” from Spring/Summer 2017

Friday, November 10

  • Veterans’ Day Observed – CLASSES HELD
  • Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
  • Graduation Applications Due for December Completers

Wed-Sun, Nov. 22-26

Thanksgiving Recess – NO CLASSES

  • Wed., 11/22 – Veterans’ Day Observed (Faculty Holiday)
  • Thur., 11/23 – Thanksgiving Day (College Closed)
  • Fri., 11/24 – Day After Thanksgiving (Faculty Holiday)
  • Sat., 11/25 and 11/26 – No Classes (College Closed)

Monday, December 11

Last Day of Classes

Tue-Mon, December 12-18

Final Exams

Tuesday, December 19

Final Exam Make-Up Day (necessary only if college is closed due to inclement weather or emergency on a day when Final Exams are scheduled)

Thursday, December 21

Grades due by 9:00am

Saturday, December 23

Faculty Semester Ends

 

Winter Session 2017-2018

ALL WINTER SESSION CLASSES ARE ONLINE
Tuesday, December 26 – Classes begin
Monday, January 1 – New Year’s Day.  College closed.
Tuesday, January 9 – Last Day to Withdraw from classes
Sunday, January 14 — Classes end at 12:00 noon Eastern Time
Tuesday, January 16 — Grades Due by 9:00am

 

Spring Semester 2018

Monday, January 15

Martin Luther King Day – COLLEGE CLOSED

Wednesday, January 17

CLASSES BEGIN

Wednesday, January 30

  • Last Day to Add/Drop Courses
  • Last Day for 50%Tuition Refund
 Friday, February 16

Lincoln’s Birthday Observed – NO CLASSES, COLLEGE OPEN

Saturday, February 17

Presidents’ Recess – COLLEGE CLOSED

Monday, February 19

Washington’s Birthday Observed – COLLEGE CLOSED

Tuesday, February 20

“LATE START” CLASSES BEGIN

 Wednesday, February 21  Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status

Mon-Sun, March 12-18

Spring Break – NO CLASSES, COLLEGE OPEN

Fri-Sun, Mar. 30-Apr. 1

Days of Reflection – COLLEGE CLOSED

April 2 – April 27

Priority Advising & Registration for Continuing Students

Wednesday, April 4

Last Day to Make Up “Incompletes” from Fall 2017

Monday, April 16

  • Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
  • GRADUATION APPLICATIONS DUE
 Friday, April 27  4th Annual Academic Convivium

Friday, May 4

Academic Awards Night

Saturday, May 5

 Last Day of Classes
Mon-Sat, May 7-13  Final Exams
Monday, May 14  Final Exam Make-Up Day (necessary only if college is closed due to inclement weather or emergency on a day when Final Exams are scheduled)
 Wednesday, May 16

Grades Due by 9:00AM

 Thursday, May 24  COMMENCEMENT, 6:00pm

Monday, May 28

Memorial Day – COLLEGE CLOSED

Friday, June 1

 Faculty Semester Ends