Academic Calendar

CSCU Common Academic Calendars

Common calendar of important dates for all 17 institutions in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities System (2017-2022)

Academic Calendar – Fall Semester 2018

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!!
The Fall 2018 calendar lists important dates for Full-Semester courses (16 weeks), Late Start courses (12 weeks), and MAP Accelerated courses (5 weeks each).

Full-Semester Courses (16 weeks)
Faculty Semester Begins Monday, August 27, 2018
Adjunct Faculty “Welcome Back” Event Monday, August 27 at 5:00pm
CLASSES BEGIN Tuesday, August 28
Saturday Classes Begin Saturday, September 1
Labor Day COLLEGE CLOSED Monday, September 3
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Monday, September 10
Constitution Day
CLASSES HELD
Monday, September 17
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Monday, September 24
Columbus Day
CLASSES HELD
Monday, October 8
Reading Day
COLLEGE OPEN, NO REGULARLY SCHEDULED CLASSES
Tuesday, October 16
4th Annual Faculty Professional Development Symposium Saturday, October 20
Last Day to Make Up “Incompletes” from Spring/Summer 2018 Monday, November 5
Graduation Applications Due for Fall Completers Monday, November 12
Veterans Day
CLASSES HELD
Monday, November 12
Last Day to Withdraw from a Class Monday, November 12
Thanksgiving Recess
NO CLASSES
Wednesday, November 21
Veterans’ Day Observed (Faculty Holiday, College Open)Thursday, November 22
Thanksgiving Day (College Closed)Friday, November 23
Faculty Holiday (College Open)Saturday, November 24
and Sunday, November 25
College Closed
Last Day of Regular Class Schedule Saturday, December 8
Final Exams/Final Class Periods: Special Schedule (Required Class Days) Monday, December 10
through Saturday, December 15
Final Exam/Final Class Period Make-Up Day (necessary only if college is closed due to inclement weather or emergency on a day when a Final Exam/Final Class Period is scheduled Monday, December 17
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, December 19
Faculty Semester Ends Saturday, December 22
Late-Start Courses (12 weeks)
CLASSES BEGIN Monday, September 24
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Sunday, September 30
Columbus Day
CLASSES HELD
Monday, October 8
Reading Day
COLLEGE OPEN, NO REGULARLY SCHEDULED CLASSES
Tuesday, October 16
4th Annual Faculty Professional Development Symposium Saturday, October 20
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Monday, October 22
Last Day to Make Up “Incompletes” from Spring/Summer 2018 Monday, November 5
Graduation Applications Due for Fall Completers Monday, November 12
Veterans Day
CLASSES HELD
Monday, November 12
Thanksgiving Recess
NO CLASSES
Wednesday, November 21
Veterans’ Day Observed (Faculty Holiday, College Open)Thursday, November 22
Thanksgiving Day (College Closed)Friday, November 23
Faculty Holiday (College Open)Saturday, November 24
and Sunday, November 25
College Closed
Monday, November 26
Saturday, December 8
Final Exams/Final Class Periods: Special Schedule (Required Class Days) Monday, December 10
through Saturday, December 15
Final Exam/Final Class Period Make-Up Day (necessary only if college is closed due to inclement weather or emergency on a day when a Final Exam/Final Class Period is scheduled Monday, December 17
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, December 19
Faculty Semester Ends Saturday, December 22
MAP Accelerated Program – SESSION A (5 weeks)
SESSION A CLASSES BEGIN Sunday, August 26
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Tuesday, August 28
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Must be declared at time of registration
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Friday, September 21
Last Day of Classes Sunday, September 30
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, October 3
MAP Accelerated Program – SESSION B (5 weeks)
SESSION B CLASSES BEGIN Sunday, September 30
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Tuesday, October 2
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Must be declared at time of registration
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Friday, October 26
Last Day of Classes Sunday, November 4
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, November 7
MAP Accelerated Program – SESSION C (5 weeks)
SESSION C CLASSES BEGIN Sunday, November 4
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Tuesday, November 6
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Must be declared at time of registration
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Friday, December 7
Last Day of Classes Sunday, December 16
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, December 19

 

Academic Calendar – Winter Session 2018-19

ALL CLASSES ARE ONLINE
CLASSES BEGIN Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Classes End at 12:00noon Eastern Time Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Final Grades Due by 9:00am Friday, January 18, 2019

 

Academic Calendar – Spring Semester 2019

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!!
The Fall 2018 calendar lists important dates for Full-Semseter courses (16 weeks), Late Start courses (12 weeks), and MAP Accelerated courses (5 weeks each).
Full-Semester Courses (16 weeks)
Faculty Semester Begins Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Adjunct Faculty “Welcome Back” Event TBA
CLASSES BEGIN Thursday, January 24
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Monday, February 11
Presidents’ Recess
NO CLASSES
Friday, February 15
through Monday, February 18
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Monday, February 25
Spring Break
NO CLASSES
Monday, March 11
through Sunday, March 17
Last Day to Make Up “Incompletes” from Spring/Summer 2018 Monday, April 15
Graduation Applications Due for May Completers Monday, April 15
Day of Reflection
NO CLASSES
Friday, April 19
5th Annual Academic Convivium Friday, April 26
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Monday, April 29
Academic Awards Night Friday, May 3
Reading Day
COLLEGE OPEN, NO REGULARLY SCHEDULED CLASSES HELD
Thursday, May 9
Last Day of Regular Class Schedule Saturday, May 11
Final Exams/Final Class Periods: Special Schedule (Required Class Days) Monday, May 13
through Saturday, May 18
Final Exam/Final Class Period Make-Up Day (necessary only if college is closed due to inclement weather or emergency on a day when a Final Exam/Final Class Period is scheduled Monday, May 20
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, May 22
6:00pm: Commencement Thursday, May 30
Faculty Semester Ends Saturday, June 1
Late-Start Courses (12 weeks)
CLASSES BEGIN Tuesday, February 19
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Monday, February 25
Spring Break
NO CLASSES
Monday, March 11
through Sunday, March 17
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Monday, March 25
Last Day to Make Up “Incompletes” from Spring/Summer 2018 Monday, April 15
Graduation Applications Due for May Completers Monday, April 15
Day of Reflection
NO CLASSES
Friday, April 19
5th Annual Academic Convivium Friday, April 26
Academic Awards Night Friday, May 3
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Monday, May 6
Reading Day
COLLEGE OPEN, NO REGULARLY SCHEDULED CLASSES HELD
Thursday, May 9
Last Day of Regular Class Schedule Saturday, May 11
Final Exams/Final Class Periods: Special Schedule (Required Class Days) Monday, May 13
through Saturday, May 18
Final Exam/Final Class Period Make-Up Day (necessary only if college is closed due to inclement weather or emergency on a day when a Final Exam/Final Class Period is scheduled Monday, May 20
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, May 22
6:00pm: Commencement Thursday, May 30
Faculty Semester Ends Saturday, June 1
MAP Accelerated Program – SESSION A (5 weeks)
SESSION A CLASSES BEGIN Sunday, January 27
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Tuesday, January 29
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Must be declared at time of registration
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Friday, February 22
Last Day of Classes Sunday, March 3
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, March 6
MAP Accelerated Program – SESSION B (5 weeks)
SESSION B CLASSES BEGIN Sunday, March 3
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Tuesday, March 5
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Must be declared at time of registration
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Friday, April 5
Last Day of Classes Sunday, April 14
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, April 17
MAP Accelerated Program – SESSION C (5 weeks)
SESSION C CLASSES BEGIN Sunday, April 14
• Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
• Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund
Tuesday, April 16
Last Day to Change from Credit to Audit Status Must be declared at time of registration
Last Day to Withdraw from Class(es) Friday, May 10
Last Day of Classes Sunday, May 19
5:00pm: Final Grades Due Wednesday, May 22
6:00pm: Commencement Thursday, May 30

Previous Academic Calendars (PDF files)

 

This page was updated 05/25/18