2017-2018 12-Week Academic Calendar

Some graduate programs follow the 12-week term calendar. Consult the individual department or program for the appropriate calendar to use. Note: This calendar reflects only the holidays observed during the 12-week terms. Please see the University calendar website for the faculty/staff holiday schedule and other calendars, and the Schedule of Classes portion of Testudo for information on academic deadlines, examination schedules, etc.

Fall Term 2017

First Day of Classes August 28 (Monday)
Labor Day September 4 (Monday)
Last Day of Classes November 17 (Friday)

Winter Term 2017

Classes Begin November 27 (Monday)
Winter Break December 25-January 1 (Monday-Monday)
Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday January 15 (Monday)
Last Day of Classes February 16 (Friday)

Spring Term 2018

First Day of Classes February 26 (Monday)
Spring Break March 18-25 (Sunday-Sunday)
Last Day of Classes May 18 (Friday)

Summer Term 2018

First Day of Classes May 29 (Tuesday)
Independence Day Holiday July 4 (Wednesday)
Last Day of Classes August 17 (Friday)

All dates are potentially subject to change.

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