Academic Year 2017-2018

The Academic Year begins with the start of the Fall semester and concludes with the end of the Summer semester of the succeeding calendar year. Used chiefly for event planning and scheduling, these calendars contain dates for these major term/part-of-term events: first/last day of classes, breaks/holidays, and Study Day/exams.

What is a Part of Term?

Fall 2017

All Parts of Term

Full Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: August 28, 2017 / Monday
  • Labor Day: September 4, 2017 / Monday
  • Fall Break: October 14-17, 2017 / Saturday-Tuesday
  • Thanksgiving Holidays: November 22-26, 2017 / Wednesday-Sunday
  • Last Day of Classes: December 6, 2017 / Wednesday
  • Study Day: December 7, 2017 / Thursday
  • Exams: December 8-14, 2017 / Friday-Thursday

1st Half Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: August 28, 2017 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes/Exams: October 13, 2017 / Friday

2nd Half Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: October 18, 2017 / Wednesday 
  • Last Day of Classes/Exams: December 6, 2017 / Wednesday

Spring 2018

All Parts of Term

Full Part of Term

  • M. L. King, Jr. Holiday: January 15, 2018 / Monday
  • First Day of Classes: January 16, 2018 / Tuesday
  • Spring Break: March 5-11, 2018 / Monday-Sunday
  • Last Day of Classes: April 25, 2018 / Wednesday
  • Study Day: April 26, 2018 / Thursday
  • Exams: April 27 - May 3, 2018 / Friday-Thursday

1st Half Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: January 16, 2018 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes/Exams: March 2, 2018 /Friday

2nd Half Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: March 12, 2018 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes/Exams: April 25, 2018 / Wednesday

Summer 2018

All Parts of Term

Pre Summer Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: May 7, 2018 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes: May 24, 2018 / Thursday
  • Exams: May 25, 2018 / Friday

TN eCampus Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: May 29, 2018 / Tuesday
  • Break: July 4, 2018 / Wednesday
  • Last Day of Classes: August 3, 2018 / Friday
  • Exams: August 1-3, 2018 / Wednesday-Friday

Full Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: June 4, 2018 / Monday
  • Break: July 4-6, 2018 / Wednesday-Friday
  • Last Day of Classes: August 9, 2018 / Thursday
  • Exams: August 10, 2018 / Friday

1st Half Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: June 4, 2018 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes: July 2, 2018 / Monday
  • Exams: July 3, 2018 / Tuesday

1st Teacher Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: June 4, 2018 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes: June 21, 2018 / Thursday
  • Exams: June 22, 2018 / Friday

2nd Half Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: July 9, 2018 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes: August 9, 2018 / Thursday
  • Exams: August 10, 2018 / Friday

2nd Teacher Part of Term

  • First Day of Classes: July 9, 2018 / Monday
  • Last Day of Classes: July 26, 2018 / Thursday
  • Exams: July 27, 2018 / Friday