Academic Calendar & Schedules

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2016-2017

SPRING SEMESTER & SUMMER SESSIONS 2017

JANUARY
12          Residence halls open for new & returning students (9 a.m.-5 p.m.)
12           New Student move-in (9 a.m.–12 p.m.)
12           New Student Registration check -in (9 a.m.–12 p.m.)
12-13     New Student Orientation begins
16           Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
17           First day of classes/Drop-Add begins
17           Online Spring Session A classes begin
20          Drop-add ends at 5 pm. Last day to enter classes
30-31    World Outreach Conference (M, T, & W evening chapels)
31           Spiritual Renewal Day (no classes)

FEBRUARY
01 
        World Outreach Conference (M, T, & W evening chapels)
10          Online Session A Midpoint; last day to withdraw failing without penalty
20          Chapel by Schools

MARCH
06          Chapel by Departments
08          Midpoint in semester
12           Online Spring Session A classes end
13-17      Spring Break
20          Online Spring Session B classes begin
23           Last day to withdraw failing without penalty
27           Registration for summer sessions and fall begins
27           Application period for May & Summer 2018 grads begins
30-31     Campus Preview

APRIL
03-05     
Faith and Life Series (No evening chapels)
05           Application period for May & Summer 2018 grads ends
13            Online Session B Midpoint; last day to withdraw failing without penalty
14            Good Friday (no classes)

MAY
01
          Summer Sessions I & II Student Account Payment Deadline
01          Summer Sessions I & II Pre-registration/Schedule Change Deadline
01          Financial aid (FAFSA, GTEG) priority date for 2017-2018
03          Last day of classes
04          Study Day
04          Faculty Post-planning 2:00 p.m.
05-10    Final Exams
10          Online Spring Session B classes end
11           Residence halls close (5 p.m.)
12           Baccalaureate (7:30 p.m.)
13           Commencement (10:30 a.m.)
13            Residence halls close for graduating seniors (2 p.m.)
17            Residence halls open & Registration for Summer Session I (9 a.m.-4 p.m.)
18           First day of classes, drop-add begins for Summer Session I
18           Online Summer Session classes begin
19           Summer Session I drop-add ends at 5 p.m.
29           Memorial Day (no classes)

JUNE
10           
Completion Deadline for Financial Aid File
13           Last day of classes for Summer Session I
14          Online Summer Session Midpoint; last day to withdraw failing without penalty
14           Final exams for Summer Session I
14           Residence halls open & Registration for Summer Session II (9 a.m.-4 p.m.)
15           First day of classes, drop-add begins for Summer Session II
16           Summer Session II drop-add ends at 5 p.m.

JULY
04           
Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
11            Last day of classes for Summer Session II
12           Final exams for Summer Session II
12           Online Summer Session classes end

AUGUST
01
           Fall Semester and Winterim Student Account Payment Deadline
01           Fall Semester Registration/Schedule Change Deadline