2016-2017 University Calendar

The calendar is subject to change at any time prior to or during an academic term due to emergencies or causes beyond the reasonable control of the institution, including severe weather, loss of utility services, or orders by federal or state agencies. (TBR 2:04:00:01)


FALL SEMESTER 2016

AUGUST 22: Classes begin, full and first sessions
SEPTEMBER 5: Holiday: Labor Day
OCTOBER 7: Last day of classes/exams, first session
OCTOBER 8-11: Fall Break
OCTOBER 12: First day of classes, second session
NOVEMBER 23-NOVEMBER 27: Holiday: Thanksgiving
NOVEMBER 30: Classes end, full and second sessions
NOVEMBER 30: Second session exams
DECEMBER 1: Study Day
DECEMBER 2-8: Final examinations
DECEMBER 11: Commencement

SPRING SEMESTER 2017

JANUARY 16: Holiday: M. L. King, Jr.
JANUARY 17: Classes begin, full and first sessions
MARCH 3: Last day of classes/exams, first session
MARCH 6-12: Spring Break
MARCH 13: First day of classes, second session
APRIL 26: Classes end, full and second sessions
APRIL 26: Second session exams
APRIL 27: Study Day
APRIL 28 - MAY 4: Final examinations
MAY 6: Commencement

SUMMER 2017

Pre Summer POT
MAY 8: First Day of Classes
MAY 25: Last Day of Classes 
MAY 26: Exams
MAY 29: Memorial Day Holiday

RODP POT
MAY 30: First Day of Classes 
JUNE 30 - JULY 4: Break 
AUGUST 3: Last Day of Classes 
AUGUST 4: Exams 

Full POT
MAY 30: First Day of Classes 
JUNE 30 - JULY 4: Break 
AUGUST 3: Last Day of Classes 
AUGUST 4: Exams 

1st Half POT
MAY 30: First Day of Classes 
JUNE 29: Last Day of Classes 
JUNE 30: Exams

1st Teacher POT
MAY 30: First Day of Classes 
JUNE 15: Last Day of Classes 
JUNE 16: Exams 

2nd Half POT
JULY 5: First Day of Classes 
AUGUST 3: Last Day of Classes 
AUGUST 4: Exams 

2nd Teacher POT
JULY 5: First Day of Classes 
JULY 20: Last Day of Classes 
JULY 21: Exams 

Summer 2017 Commencement: August 5, 2017


Study Day Definition: The day prior to final examinations during most regular semesters. No academic activities shall be scheduled on Study Day. No study or review sessions that the student may feel obligated to attend may be scheduled.

Final Examination Period: No examination shall be given at a time other than the scheduled time except with written permission from the department chair and the college dean. No social or athletic functions shall be scheduled during the Final Examination Period.

Intercollegiate athletics are excepted from the above policies.