Chart the upcoming academic year.

In addition to Commencement, parents and families are always welcome to attend athletic events, theater performances, and music performances. For a list of these dates, please see our University Events Calendar.

Fall Semester 2015

Terra Firma
Residence Halls Open for Returning Students
Labor Day (No Classes)
Classes Begin

Fall Break
Mid-Term
Registration Begins

Last Day for Withdrawl without W/P or W/E
Thanksgiving Break
Classes Resume

Last Day for Withdrawl without W/E
Final Day of Classes
Final Exams
Residence Halls Close for the Fall Semester

September 3
September 7-8
September 7
September 9

October 12-13
October 14-16
October 19

November 16
November 25-29
November 30

December 7
December 11
December 14-17
December 17

Spring Semester 2016

Residence Halls Open for J-Term
J-Term
Residence Halls Open for the Spring Term
Spring Classes Begin

Spring Break
Classes Resume
Registration Begins
Mid-Term
Easter Break
Classes Resume

Last Day for Withdrawl without W/P or W/E
Last Day for Withdrawl without W/E
Final Fay of Classes

Final Exams
Residence Halls Close for the Spring Semester
Commencement Ceremony
May Term
January 6
January 7-20
January 24
January 25

March 7-11
March 14
March 16
March 21-24
March 25-28
March 29

April 4
April 25
April 29

May 2-5
May 5
May 7
May 9-27