Academic Calendar

July 1, 2016

Official first day of the Fall Semester

August 24, 2016

Check-in for all new students AND all continuing students starting a new degree program; Residence Hall opens

August 28, 2016

Check-in for continuing students continuing degree programs in progress

September 5, 2016

Labor Day Holiday

September 7, 2016

First day of classes for the Fall Semester

September 7 to September 16, 2016

Add/Drop Period

September 16, 2016

SEVIS check in deadline for international students

October 5, 2016

Last day to withdraw from a class

November 3 to November 5, 2016

Friends & family Weekend

November 23 to November 27, 2016

Thanksgiving Recess

December 1, 2016

Applications for admission due (2017–2018)

December 9, 2016

Last day of classes for the Fall Semester

December 12 to December 16, 2016

Final Exam Week

December 17, 2016

Residence Hall closes at 10:00 AM

December 17, 2016 to January 8, 2017

Winter Recess

January 7, 2017

Residence Hall opens at 10:00 AM

January 9, 2017

First day of classes for the Spring Semester

January 9  to January 13, 2017

Add/Drop Period

January 13, 2017

SEVIS check in deadline for international students

February 3, 2017

Last day to withdraw from a course

February 24 to March 3, 2017

Audition period entrance auditions (2017 Fall Semester)

February 25 to March 12, 2017

Spring Recess

April 28, 2017

Last day of classes for the Spring Semester

May 1 to May 5, 2017

Jury Examination Week (no classes, rehearsals, concerts or recitals)

May 8 to May 12, 2017

Final Examination Week

May 12, 2017

Commencement
End of Spring Semester

May 13, 2017

Move-out Day for Andersen Hall Residents