Academic Calendar

  • 2018 fall SEMESTER 

    Aug. 18

    Sat.     

    Saturday registration, 9a.m.-1p.m.

    Aug. 25 Sat. Saturday registration, 9a.m.-1p.m.

    Aug. 27

    Mon.

    Classes begin for fall 2018

    Sep. 1-3   

    Sat.    

    COLLEGE CLOSED--Labor Day observed

    Sep. 17

    Mon.

    Last day to apply for fall graduation

    Sep. 21

    Fri.     

    Last day to change from "audit" to "credit" or "credit" to "audit"
    Sep. 24-28 Mon.-Fri. Early Advising Week begins for Humanities, English and Social Sciences
    Oct. 1-5 Mon.-Fri.     Early Advising Week begins for Health, Business & Public Service
    Oct. 3 Wed.     Last day to withdraw from first half-semester classes (including LCC)

    Oct. 8-12

    Mon.-Fri. Early Advising Week for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

    Oct. 17 

    Wed.

    Midterm; end of first half-semester classes
    Oct. 18          Thur. Begin second half-semester classes
    Oct. 23 Tue.      College Professional Development and Enrichment Day

    No classes except Laurel College Center

    Oct. 29-Nov.4 Mon.-Fri. Advance registration for Spring 2019 begins for returning students (Online registration only Nov. 3-4)
    Nov. 1 Wed.

    Midterm; End of first half-semester classes

    Nov. 5

    Mon.       Registration for Spring 2019 begins for all students

    Nov. 16

    Fri. Last day to withdraw from full semester classes
    Nov. 21   Wed. College open; No classes
    Nov. 22-25 Thur.-Sun. COLLEGE CLOSED-Thanksgiving Break
    Nov.26 Mon. 

    Last day to withdraw from second half-semester, 12 week and 13 week classes

    Last day to withdraw from full semester and half semester classes (LCC only)

    College re-opens and classes resume

    Nov. 29      Thur.      Last day to withdraw from 11 week courses
    Dec. 7 Fri. Last day to submit SAP appeal for spring 2019 semester
    Dec. 9  Sun. Last day of regular classes for the fall semester
    Dec. 10-16 Mon.-Sun. Final examination period; last week of classes
    Dec. 19 Wed.

    In person registration closes for spring; resumes Wednesday, January 2

    End of fall semester

    Dec. 20-Jan. 1 Thur.-Tue. COLLEGE CLOSED--Winter break

    2019 spring SEMESTER

    Jan. 2

    Wed.

    College re-opens. In person registration resumes

    Jan. 12 Sat. Saturday registration, 9a.m.-1p.m.

    Jan. 18

    Fri.

    In-person registration ends for spring

    Jan. 21  

    Mon.  

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

    Jan. 22

    Tue.

    Classes begin for spring 2019

    Feb. 8

    Fri.     

    Last day to change from "audit" to "credit" or "credit" to "audit"
    Feb. 18 Mon. COLLEGE CLOSED-Presidents Day observed
    Feb. 19 Tue.     Last day to apply for spring graduation
    Feb. 25 Mon.   Last day to withdraw from first half-semester classes

    Feb. 25-Mar. 1

    Mon.-Fri. Early Advising Week for Humanities, English and Social Sciences

    Mar. 4-8

    Mon-Fri.

    Early Advising Week for Health, Business and Public Service
    Mar. 11-15          Mon-Fri. Early Advising Week for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
    Mar. 13 Wed.    

    Midterm; End of first half-semester

    Mar. 14 Thur. Begin second-half semester
    Mar. 18-24 Mon.-Sun.

    COLLEGE CLOSED- Spring Break

    Mar. 25

    Mon.       College re-opens and classes resume

    Apr. 1

    Mon. Registration for summer 2019 sessions begins for all students
    Apr. 15-21 Mon.-Sun. Advance registration for fall 2019 begins for all returning students (Online registration only April 20-21)
    Apr. 19 Fri. Last day to withdraw from full-semester classes
    Apr. 22 Mon. 

    Registration for fall 2019 begins for all students

    Apr. 26     Fri.     Last day to withdraw from second-half semester classes
    May 6 Mon. Last day of regular classes for spring semester
    May 7-13  Tue.-Mon. Final examination period; last week of classes
    May 23 Thur. Commencement
    May 23  Thur.

    End of spring semester

    May 25-27 Sat.-Mon. COLLEGE CLOSED--Memorial Day observed