2016-17 University Calendar

FALL
New Student Orientation (Wildcat Welcome) Mon September 12, 2016
Fall classes begin Tue September 20, 2016
Thanksgiving vacation begins 6:00 pm Wed November 23, 2016
Classes resume Mon November 28, 2016
Fall classes end Sat December 3, 2016
Fall exams begin Mon December 5, 2016
Fall exams end Sat December 10, 2016
(10 2/5)
 
WINTER
Registration; Winter classes begin Tue January 3, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr Day (no classes) Mon January 16, 2017
Winter classes end Sat March 11, 2017
Winter exams begin Mon March 13, 2017
Winter exams end Sat March 18, 2017
    (9 3/5)
SPRING
Passover begins Tue April 11, 2017
Easter Sun April 16, 2017
Registration; Spring classes begin Mon March 27, 2017
Memorial Day (no classes) Mon May 29, 2017
Spring classes end Sat June 3, 2017
Spring exams begin Mon June 5, 2017
Spring exams end Sat June 10, 2017
Commencement Fri June 16, 2017
  (9 4/5)
SUMMER
Classes Begin; Late Registration Mon June 19, 2017
Independence Day (no classes) Tue July 4, 2017
Six-week session ends Sat July 29, 2017
Eight-week session ends Sat August 12, 2017
Ten-week session ends Sat August 26, 2017

Notes:

-The numbers in parentheses represent teaching weeks and do not include examination periods.

-The New Student Orientation dates are tentative. Final dates are set the preceding spring.