Academic Calendar

  • 2017 spring SEMESTER

    Jan. 5

    Thurs.     

    College re-opens. In person registration resumes

    Jan. 16     

    Mon.    

    COLLEGE CLOSED--Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday observed

    Jan. 21

    Sat.

    Sat. Registration, 9a.m.-1p.m.;In person registration ends for spring.*Registration continues online until 11:59p.m. the day before the class begins.*

    Jan. 23   

    Mon.

    Classes begin for Spring 2017

    Feb. 6   

    Mon.

    Classes begin for 12 week classes

    Feb. 10

    Fri.

    Last day to change from "audit" to "credit" or "credit" to "audit" for full-semester classes
    Feb. 20      Mon. COLLEGE CLOSED-President's Day observed
    Feb. 21 Tues. Last day to apply for spring graduation
    Feb. 21-24 Tues.-Fri. Early Advising Week begins for Learning Foundations

    Feb. 27    

    Mon. Last day to withdraw from first-half semester classes

    Feb.27- Mar. 3  

    Mon.-Fri.

    Early Advising Week begins for Liberal Arts & General Studies
    Mar. 6-10          Mon.-Fri.   Early Advising Week for Social Sciences & Business
    Mar. 13-17 Mon.-Fri. Early Advising Week for Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)
    Mar. 15 Wed. Midterm; End of first half-semester classes

    Mar. 16

    Thurs.       Begin second half-semester classes

    Mar. 18

    Sat.       Classes begin for 8 week classes
    Mar. 20-24     Mon.-Fri. Early Advising Week begins for Health Sciences
    Apr. 3 Mon. Registration for Summer 2017 sessions begins for all students
    Apr. 10-16 Mon.-Sun. COLLEGE CLOSED-Spring Break
    Apr. 17 Mon. College re-opens and classes resume
    Apr. 17-23 Mon.-Sun. Advance registration for fall 2017 begins for returning students (Online registration only Apr.22 &23)
    Apr. 21  Fri. Last day to withdraw from full-semester classes
    Apr. 24 Mon. Registration for fall 2017 begins for all students
    Apr. 28 Fri. Last day to withdraw from second half semester classes
    May 8 Mon. Last day of regular classes for spring semester
    May 9-15* Tues.-Mon. Final examination period; Last week of classes
    May 25 Thurs. Commencement
    May 27-29 Sat.-Sun COLLEGE CLOSED-Memorial Day observed
    *Possible snow make-up days    

     

     2017 Summer

    Apr. 3

    Mon.

    Registration for summer 2017 sessions begins for all students

    Apr. 17-23

    Mon.-Sun.

    Advance registration for fall 2017 begins for returning students (Online registration only Apr. 22 & 23)

    Apr. 24

    Mon.

    Registration for fall 2017 begins for all students

    May 27-29

    Sat.-Mon.

    COLLEGE CLOSED—Memorial Day observed

    June 2

    Fri.

    Registration ends for first 5-week and 10-week sessions.
    *Registration continues online until 11:59 p.m. the day before the class begins.

    June 5

    Mon. Classes begin for first 5-week and 10-week sessions

    July 4

    Tues. COLLEGE CLOSED—Independence Day observed
    July 10 Mon. Last day of first 5-week session
    July 10 Mon. Registration ends for second 5-week session.
    *Registration continues online until 11:59 p.m. the day before the class begins.
    July 11 Tues. Second 5-week session begins
    July 17 Mon. Last day to apply for summer graduation
    Aug. 14   Mon. Last day of second 5-week and 10-week sessions

     

    2017 FALL SEMESTER

    Apr. 17–23

    Mon.-Sun.    

    Advance registration for fall 2017 begins for returning students
    (Online registration only April 22–23)

    Apr. 24

    Mon.    

    Registration for fall 2017 begins for all students

    May 27–29

    Sat.-Mon.

    COLLEGE CLOSED – Memorial Day observed

    June 1   

    Thurs.

    Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal process begins for fall 2017

    July 4   

    Tues.

    COLLEGE CLOSED - Independence Day observed

    Aug. 3

    Thurs.

    Last day to submit SAP appeal for fall 2017 semester
    Aug. 19 Sat. Saturday registration, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Aug. 25 Fri. In-person registration ends for fall semester classes
    Aug. 28 Mon. Classes begin for fall 2017

    Sept. 2–4    

    Sat.–Mon. COLLEGE CLOSED – Labor Day observed

    Sept. 15

    Fri.

    Last day to apply for fall graduation
    Sept. 22          Fri.   Last day to change from “credit” to “audit” or “audit” to “credit” for full-semester classes
    Sept. 25–29 Mon.-Fri. Early Advising Week begins for Humanities, English and Social Sciences
    Oct. 2–6 Mon.-Fri. Early Advising Week begins for Health, Business and Public Service

    Oct. 4

    Wed.       Last day to withdraw from first half-semester classes

    Oct. 9–13

    Mon.-Fri.      Early Advising Week begins for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
    Oct. 18     Wed. Midterm; end of first half-semester classes
    Oct. 19 Thurs. Begin second half-semester classes
    Oct. 24 Tues. College Professional Development and Enrichment Day
    No classes, except Laurel College Center
    Oct. 30–Nov. 5 Mon.-Sun. Advance registration for spring 2018 begins for returning students
    (Online registration only Nov 4–5)
    Nov. 1 Wed. Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal process begins for spring 2018
    Nov. 6  Mon. Registration for spring 2018 begins for all students
    Nov. 17 Fri. Last day to withdraw from full-semester classes
    Nov. 22 Wed. College Open; No Classes
    Nov. 23–26 Thurs.–Sun. COLLEGE CLOSED – Thanksgiving Break
    Nov. 27 Mon. Last day to withdraw from second half-semester classes
    College re-opens and classes resume
    Dec. 1 Fri. Last day to submit SAP appeal for spring 2018 semester
    Dec. 10 Sun. Last day of regular classes for fall semester
    Dec. 11–17 Mon.–Sun. Final examination period; last week of classes
    Dec. 20 Wed. In-person registration closes for spring; resumes Wednesday, January 3
    End of fall semester
    Dec. 21-Jan. 2 Thurs.–Tues. COLLEGE CLOSED – Winter break