Academic Calendar

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2017-18 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2017

Aug 17- Residence Halls open for new students
Aug 1821- New Student Orientation and Testing
Aug 20- Residence Halls open for returning students
Aug 21- Faculty/Student Conference Day. Classes begin at 5:00 p.m. including A Session.
Aug 29- Late Registration and Add/Drop Period ends at 5:00 p.m. for Full/A Session classes
Aug 30- All courses dropped beginning this date receive a grade of “W”
Sept 4- Labor Day (No classes)
Sept 12- Last day to add internship/practicum/independent study courses
Sept 22- Last day to withdraw from A Session classes
Oct 4- Day of Service (Classes resume at 5:00 p.m.)
Oct 2-6- Franciscan Heritage Week (Classes in session)
Oct 1213- Fall Break (No classes except PS/Grad)
Oct 13- Last day of A Session classes
Oct 16- First day of B Session classes. Mid‐term grades due by 4:00 p.m. for all 100/200 level courses.
Oct 23- Last day to add/drop B Session classes
Oct 27- Last day to withdraw from full semester courses (by 4:30 p.m.)
Oct 30- Registration for Spring 2018 begins
Nov 17- Last day to withdraw from B Session classes
Nov 2226- Thanksgiving Break
Nov 27- All classes resume at 8:00 a.m.
Dec 8- Last day of classes
Dec 1114- Final Examinations
Dec 15- Residence Halls close at noon
Dec 18- Grades due at noon

Spring Semester 2018

Jan 14- Residence Halls open
Jan 15- Martin Luther King Day (No classes)
Jan 16- Classes begin at 8:00 a.m. including A session.
Jan 24- Late Registration and Add/Drop Period ends at 5:00 p.m. for Full/A Session classes
Jan 25– All courses dropped beginning this date receive a grade of “W”
Feb 7- Last day to add internship/practicum/independent study courses
Feb 16- Last day to withdraw from A Session classes
Feb 19- President’s Day (Classes resume at 5 p.m.)
Mar 9- Last day of A Session classes
Mar 10-18- Spring Break (No classes)
Mar 19- First day of B Session classes. Mid‐term grades due by 4:00 p.m. for all 100/200 level courses.
Mar 23- Last day to withdraw from full semester classes (by 4:30 p.m.)
Mar 26- Registration for Summer and Fall 2018 begins
Mar 26- Last day to add/drop B Session classes
Mar 30-Apr 1- Easter Break (No classes)
Apr 2- Classes resume at 5:00 p.m.
Apr 16- Last day to withdraw from B Session classes
May 4- Last day of classes
May 7-10- Final Examinations
May 11- Senior Grades due at noon
May 11- Residence Halls close at noon; Senior grades due at noon.
May 11- Baccalaureate
May 12- Commencement
May 14- Grades due at noon

Summer Session 2018

May 14‐May 25- Interim Session
June 4-June 28- A Session
July 2July 26- B Session
June 4–July 26- C Session

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