Academics

   

 2017- 2018

  2018 -2019    2019 -2020 (preliminary)  
FALL SEMESTER  
 New Students Arrive - Welcome Week Begins   August 24, 2017   August 23, 2018    Dates TBA  
 Continuing Students Return   August 27, 2017   August  26, 2018      
 Advising Day   August 28, 2017   August 27, 2018      
 Classes Begin   August 29, 2017   August 28, 2018      

 Last day to add course WITHOUT course instructor's signature

  September 4, 2017   September 3, 2018      

 Last day to add course WITH course instructor's signature

  September 11, 2017    September 10, 2018      
 Family Day       September 22, 2018      
 :: HOMECOMING WEEK ::   October 2 - 7, 2017   October 8 - 13, 2018      
 Fall Break Begins at end of classes.   October 11, 2017   October 17, 2018      
 Classes Resume   October 16, 2017   October 22, 2018      

 Mid-Semester

 Midterm grades computed as of this day for all students

  October 25, 2017   October 25, 2018      

 Last Day for students to drop a course with W grade

  November 6, 2017   November 5, 2018      
 Last Day to withdraw from the College with W grades

 Thanksgiving Break begins at end of classes;

 Residence Halls Close

  November 21, 2017   November 20, 2018      
 Residence Halls open @ 1 p.m.   November 26, 2017   November 25, 2018      
 Classes Resume   November 27, 2017   November 26, 2018      
 Classes End   December 11, 2017   December 10, 2018      
 Reading Day   December 12, 2017   December 11, 2018      
 Final Exams Begin   December 13, 2017   December 12, 2018      
 Final Exams End; Residence Halls Close   December 16, 2017   December 15, 2018      
 SPRING SEMESTER  
 Residence Halls open at 1 p.m.   January 14, 2018   January 13, 2019      
 Advising Day   January 15, 2018   January 14, 2019      
 Classes Begin   January 16, 2018   January 15, 2019      

 Last day to add course WITHOUT course instructor's signature

   January 22, 2018   January 21, 2019      
 Last day to add course WITH course instructor's signature   January 29, 2018   January 28, 2019      

 Spring Break begins at end of classes;

 Residence Halls Close

  March 2, 2018   March 1, 2019      

 Mid-Semester

 Midterm grades computed as of this day for all students

  March 2, 2018   March 2, 2019      
 Residence Halls open at 1 p.m.   March 11, 2018   March 10, 2019      
 Classes Resume   March 12, 2018   March 11, 2019      
 Easter Break Begins at end of classes   March 29, 2018   April 18, 2019      
 Classes Resume   April 2, 2018   April 22, 2019      

 Last day for students to drop a course with W grade

  April 2, 2018   April 1, 2019      
 Last day to withdraw from the College with W grades
 Celebration of Excellence    April 27, 2018          
 Last Day of Classes   May 1, 2018   April 29, 2019      
 Reading Day   May 2, 2018   April 30, 2019      
 Final Exams Begin   May 3, 2018   May 1, 2019      

 Final Exams End. Residence Halls close at 4:30 p.m. for students  not participating in Commencement

  May 6, 2018    May 4, 2019      
 Graduation May 13, 2018   May 12, 2019      
 Last updated April 17, 2018