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Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2017 

Event Date
First-Year Orientation TBD
First Day of Class Thursday, August 24
Last Day of Drop-Add Wednesday, August 30
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 4
Fall Break (No classes) ThursdaySunday, October 1922 (Tentative)
Last Day of Class Thursday, November 30
Thanksgiving Recess (No classes) WednesdaySunday, November 2224
Reading Day Friday, December 1
Final Examinations MondayFriday, December 415
Hooding Saturday, December 16
Commencement Monday, December 18


Spring Term 2018

Event Date
First Day of Class Wednesday, January 10 (Monday classes meet)
Last Day of Drop–Add Wednesday, January 17
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (No classes) Monday, January 15
Spring Break (No classes) Saturday–Sunday, March 10–18
Last Day of Class Wednesday, April 18
Reading Days Thursday–Friday, April 19–20
Final Examinations Monday–Friday, April 23–May 4
Commencement Friday, May 11


May and Summer Terms 2018

Event Date
London Maymester Begins Sunday, May 13
May Term Begins Monday, May 14
May Term (including London) Ends Thursday, May 31
First Day of Summer Term Monday, June 4
Last Day of Drop-Add TBD
Independence Day (No classes) Thursday, July 19
Final Examinations TBD