Graduate Academic Calendar

Summer 2017

May 5 (Friday): 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Online Graduate Course Deadline to Add
May 7 (Sunday): 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Graduate Classes begin
May 14 (Sunday): 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Graduate Deadline to Add/Drop
May 15 (Monday): 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Graduate Withdrawal with grade of W begins
May 19 (Friday): 16-Week Graduate Session begins
May 25 (Thursday): 16-Week Graduate Session Deadline to Add/Drop
May 26 (Friday): 16-Week Graduate Session Withdrawal with grade of W begins
May 29 (Monday): Offices closed for Memorial Day (Monday classes will meet)
June 1 (Thursday): Last Day to apply for August graduation
June 5 (Monday): 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Graduate Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
June 30 (Friday): 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Online Graduate Course Deadline to Add
July 1 (Saturday): 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Graduate Classes End
July 2 (Sunday): 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Graduate Classes Begin
July 4 (Tuesday): Offices closed for Independence Day (Tuesday classes will meet)
July 8 (Saturday): Grades for 8-Week Graduate Session 1 due before midnight
July 9 (Sunday): 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Deadline to Drop
July 10 (Monday): 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Graduate Withdrawal with grade of W begins
July 14 (Friday): 16-Week Graduate Session Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
July 31 (Monday): 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Graduate Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
August 26 (Saturday): 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Graduate Classes End
August 31 (Thursday): Deadline for last August graduation requirement
August 31 (Thursday): August degree conferral
August 31 (Thursday): 16-Week Graduate Session Ends
September 2 (Saturday): Grades for 8-Week Graduate Session 2 due before midnight

Fall 2017

August 15-16 (Tuesday-Wednesday): Faculty Workshop (full-time faculty)
August 25 (Friday): Fall 8-Week Session-1 Online Graduate Course Deadline to Add
August 25 (Friday): Current session payment deadline
August 27 (Sunday): Fall 8-Week Session-1 & 16 Week Graduate Classes Begin
September 3 (Sunday): Fall 8-Week Session-1 & 16 Week Graduate Deadline to Add/Drop
September 3 (Sunday): Courses will be dropped for non-payment
September 4 (Monday): Fall 8-Week Session-1 & 16 Week Graduate Withdrawal with grade of W begins
September 4 (Monday): Offices closed for Labor Day
September 25 (Monday): Fall 8-Week Session-1 Graduate Courses Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
October 1 (Sunday): Last day to apply for December graduation
October 6-7 (Friday-Saturday): Homecoming and Family Weekend
October 11-13 (Wednesday-Friday): Board of Trustees meeting
October 20 (Friday): Fall 8-Week Session-2 Online Graduate Course Deadline to Add
October 20 (Friday): Current session payment deadline
October 21 (Saturday): Fall 8-Week Session-1 Graduate Classes End
October 22 (Sunday): Fall 8-Week Session-2 Graduate Classes Begin
October 23 (Monday): Fall 16 Week Session 1 Graduate Courses Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
October 28 (Saturday): Grades for Fall 8-Week Session-1 due before midnight
October 29 (Sunday): Fall 8-Week Session-2 Graduate Deadline to Add/Drop Class
October 29 (Sunday): Courses will be dropped for non-payment
October 30 (Monday): Fall 8-Week Session-2 Graduate Withdrawal with grade of W begins
November 19-25 (Sunday-Saturday): Thanksgiving break – NO GRADUATE CLASSES
November 20 (Monday): Fall 8-Week Session-2 Graduate Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
November 22-24 (Wednesday-Friday): College closed for Thanksgiving break
December 16 (Saturday):December Commencement at 2:00 p.m.
December 21-January 1 (Thursday-Monday): College closed for Christmas Break
December 23 (Saturday): Fall 8-Week Session-2 & 16 Week Graduate Classes End
December 24-January 6 (Sunday-Saturday): Christmas break – NO GRADUATE CLASSES
December 30 (Saturday): Grades for Fall 8-Week Session-2 & 16 Week Classes due before midnight
December 31 (Sunday): Deadline for last December graduation requirement
December 31 (Sunday): December degree conferral

Spring 2018

January 5 (Friday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Online Course Deadline to Add
January 5 (Friday): Current session payment deadline
January 7 (Sunday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 1 and 16-Week Graduate Classes Begin
January 8-9 (Monday-Tuesday): Faculty Workshop (full-time faculty)
January 14 (Sunday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 1 and 16-Week Deadline to Add/Drop
January 14 (Sunday): Courses will be dropped for non-payment
January 15 (Monday): Spring 8-Week Session 1 and 16-Week Graduate Withdrawal with grade of W begins
January 15 (Monday): Offices closed for Martin Luther King Day
January 24-26 (Wednesday-Friday): Board of Trustees meeting
February 5 (Monday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
March 1 (Thursday): Last day to apply forMay graduation
March 2 (Friday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Online Course Deadline to Add
March 2 (Friday): Current session payment deadline
March 3 (Saturday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Classes End
March 4 (Sunday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Classes Begin
March 5 (Monday ): Spring 16-Week Graduate Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
March 10 (Saturday): Grades for Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 1 due before midnight
March 11 (Sunday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Deadline to Add/Drop
March 11 (Sunday): Courses will be dropped for non-payment
March 12 (Monday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Withdrawal with grade of W begins
March 30 (Friday): College closed for Easter Break
April 1-7 (Sunday-Saturday): Easter break – NO GRADUATE CLASSES
April 2 (Monday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
May 2-4 (Wednesday-Friday): Board of Trustees meeting
May 5 (Saturday): Spring 8-Week Graduate Session 2 and 16-Week Graduate Classes End
May 12 (Saturday): Grades for 8-Week Graduate Session 2 and 16-Week Graduate due before midnight
May 12 (Saturday): Spring Commencement at 2:00 p.m.
May 31 (Thursday): Deadline for last May graduation requirement
May 31 (Thursday): May degree conferral

Summer 2018

May 4 (Friday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Online Course Deadline to Add
May 4 (Friday): Current session payment deadline
May 6 (Sunday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 1 and 16-Week Graduate Classes begin
May 13 (Sunday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 1 and 16-Week Graduate Course Deadline to Add/Drop
May 13 (Sunday): Courses will be dropped for non-payment
May 14 (Monday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 1 and 16-Week Graduate Withdrawal with grade of W begins
May 28 (Monday): Offices closed for Memorial Day
June 1 (Friday): Last Day to apply forAugust graduation
June 4 (Monday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
June 29 (Friday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Online Course Deadline to Add
June 29 (Friday): Current session payment deadline
June 30 (Saturday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 1 Classes End
July 1 (Sunday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Classes Begin
July 2 (Monday): Summer 16-Week Graduate Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
July 4 (Wednesday): Offices closed for Independence Day
July 7 (Saturday): Grades for Summer 8-Week Graduate Session1 due before midnight
July 8 (Sunday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Deadline to Add/Drop
July 8 (Sunday): Courses will be dropped for non-payment
July 9 (Monday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Withdrawal with grade of W begins
July 30 (Monday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 2 Withdrawal with grade of WF begins
August 25 (Saturday): Summer 8-Week Graduate Session 2 and 16-Week Graduate Classes End
August 31 (Friday): Deadline for last August graduation requirement
August 31 (Friday): August degree conferral
September 1 (Saturday): Grades for 8-Week Graduate Session 2 and 16-Week Graduate Classes due before midnight