Academic Calendar


2015-2016 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2015

Housing Open for New and Returning Students
Aug. 22

Welcome Weekend (New Student Orientation)
Aug. 22-23

Classes Begin
Aug. 24

Opening Convocation
Aug. 25

Last Day to Add / Drop
Aug. 28

Labor Day (No Classes Scheduled)
Sept. 7

Fall Break (No Classes Scheduled)
Oct. 15-16

Academic Advising and Registration
Oct. 26 - Nov. 13

Faculty Work Day (No Classes Scheduled)
Nov. 10

Veterans Day (No Classes Scheduled)
Nov. 11

Last Day to Withdraw
Nov. 24

Thanksgiving Break (No Classes Scheduled)
Nov. 25-27

Last Day of Fall Semester
Dec. 4


Semester Ends, Residence Halls Close
Dec. 11

Christmas Break (No Classes Scheduled)
Dec. 21 - Jan. 3

Spring Semester 2016

Housing Opens
Jan. 10

Semester Begins
Jan. 11

Last Day to Drop/Add
Jan. 15

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No Classes Scheduled)
Jan. 18

President’s Day (No Classes Scheduled)
Feb. 15

Spring Break (No Classes Scheduled)
March 7-11

Academic Advising and Registration
March 14 - April 15

Holy Week (No Classes Scheduled)
March 24-25

Last Day to Withdraw
April 15

Last Day of Spring Semester
May 2


Semester Ends
May 6

Residence Hall Closes (except for EPIC-Term students)
May 7

Commencement
May 7