2018-2019 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 2018

First Day of Classes August 27 (Monday)
Labor Day September 3 (Monday)
Last Day of Classes November 16 (Friday)

Winter Term 2018

Classes Begin November 26 (Monday)
Winter Break December 25-January 1 (Tuesday-Tuesday)
Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday January 21 (Monday)
Last Day of Classes February 15 (Friday)

Spring Term 2019

First Day of Classes February 25 (Monday)
Spring Break March 17-24 (Sunday-Sunday)
Last Day of Classes May 17 (Friday)

Summer Term 2019

First Day of Classes May 28 (Tuesday)
Independence Day Holiday July 4 (Thursday)
Last Day of Classes August 16 (Friday)

All dates are potentially subject to change.

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