April

2016

August
19 Friday Residence Halls Open for New Students Only
20-23 Saturday-Tuesday Orientation
21 Sunday Residence Halls Open for Returning Students
22-23 Monday-Tuesday Advising; Registration
22 Monday Opening Convocation
24 Wednesday Classes Begin
31 Wednesday, 5 p.m. Deadline for Adding Classes
September
6 Tuesday, 5 p.m. Deadline for Dropping Classes Without Fee and Without Notation of W on Transcript
Sept/Oct
30-2 Friday-Sunday Family Weekend
October
10 Monday Mid-Semester Break; No Classes
11-14 Tuesday-Friday Mid-Semester Exam Week
November
16 Wednesday, 5 p.m. Deadline for Withdrawal From Classes
23-25 Wednesday-Friday Thanksgiving Break
28 Monday Classes Resume
December
9 Friday Last Day of Classes
12-15 Monday-Thursday Final Exam Week
15 Thursday, 5 p.m. Winter Break Begins; Residence Halls Close

2017

January
7 Saturday, 2 p.m. Residence Halls Open, Orientation for New Students
9 Monday Class Changes, Registration for New Students, Classes Begin
16 Monday, 5 p.m. Deadline for Adding Classes
20 Friday, 5 p.m. Deadline Dropping Classes Without Fee and Without Notation of W on Transcript
Feb/March
27-3 Monday-Friday Mid-Semester Exam Week
March
4 Saturday, 9 a.m. Spring Break Begins; Residence Halls Close
18 Saturday, 2 p.m. Residence Halls Open
20 Monday Classes Resume
March/April
31-2 Friday-Sunday Founder's Day Weekend
April
14 Friday, 5 p.m. Deadline for Withdrawal From Classes
19 Wednesday Assessment Day
May
5 Friday Last Day of Classes
8-11 Monday-Thursday Final Exam Week
12 Friday, 10 a.m. Writing Awards Ceremony
12 Friday, 7:30 p.m. Baccalaureate Service
13 Saturday, 10 a.m. Honors and Awards Convocation
13 Saturday, 7 p.m. Capping
14 Sunday, 10 a.m. Commencement (all students are encouraged to attend)
14 Sunday, 5 p.m. Residence Halls Close

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