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.
Terra FirmaResidence Halls Open for Returning StudentsLabor Day (No Classes)Classes BeginFall BreakMid-TermRegistration BeginsLast Day for Withdrawl without W/P or W/EThanksgiving BreakClasses ResumeLast Day for Withdrawl without W/EFinal Day of ClassesFinal ExamsResidence Halls Close for the Fall Semester
September 3September 6-7September 7September 9October 12-13October 14-16October 19November 16November 25-29November 30December 7December 11December 14-17December 17
Residence Halls Open for J-TermJ-TermResidence Halls Open for the Spring TermSpring Classes BeginSpring BreakClasses ResumeRegistration BeginsMid-TermEaster BreakClasses ResumeLast Day for Withdrawal without W/P or W/ELast Day for Withdrawal without W/EFinal Day of ClassesFinal ExamsResidence Halls Close for the Spring SemesterCommencement CeremonyMay Term
January 6January 7-20January 24January 25March 7-11March 14March 16March 21-24March 25-28March 29April 4April 25April 29May 2-5May 5May 7May 9-27