Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Below is the academic calendar for the 2016-2017 academic year

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Fall 2016

EventDayDate
New Student Move-inThursdayAugust 25
Orientation for New Students Starting Fall 2016Thur-TuesAugust 25-30
Transfer and Exchange Student RegistrationFridayAugust 26
Returning Student Move-inSundayAugust 28
New 1st Year Student RegistrationSundayAugust 28
ClearanceTues-WedAugust 30 - 31
1st Day of Classes (starts at 1:30 pm)TuesdayAugust 30
Convocation (No morning classes—classes start at 1:30 pm)TuesdayAugust 30
Labor DayMondaySeptember 5
Final day to withdraw for a 90% tuition refundTuesdaySeptember 6
Last day to add 4 unit classes and Independent StudiesFridaySeptember 9
Final day to withdraw for a 80% tuition refundTuesdaySeptember 13
Applied Music ADD deadline TBD
Final day to withdraw with a 70% tuition refundTuesdaySeptember 20
Graduation Applications Due for Graduating SeniorsWednesdaySeptember 21
Applied Music DROP deadline TBD
Census DateMondaySeptember 26
CR/NC Forms Due (last day of 4th week of semester)TuesdaySeptember 27
Final day to withdraw with a 60% tuition refundTuesdaySeptember 27
Final day to withdraw for a 50% tuition refundTuesdayOctober 4
Final day to change to part-time status with a tuition adjustmentTuesdayOctober 4
Fall BreakMon-TueOctober 10-11
Last day to drop classes without a "W"WednesdayOctober 12
Withdrawal period beginsThursdayOctober 13
Last Day to Add 1 and 2 unit ClassesMondayOctober 17
Last Day to Audit a ClassMondayOctober 17
Mid-termMondayOctober 17
Advising WeekMon-FriOctober 31 - November 4
Registration Week for Spring 2017Mon-FriNovember 7-11
Thanksgiving Wed-FriNovember 23-25
Last day to Withdraw from classesTuesdayDecember 6
Incomplete petitions dueTuesdayDecember 6
Last day of classesTuesdayDecember 6
Reading DaysWed-ThurDecember 7-8
Final ExamsFridayDecember 9
Reading DaysSat-SunDecember 10-11
Final ExamMon-FriDecember 12-16
Residence halls close at 10am or 24 hours after the last final (whichever happens first)SaturdayDecember 17
Grades dueMondayDecember 19
SPCThursdayDecember 22

 

Spring 2017

EventDayDate
MLK DayMondayJanuary 16
Orientation for New Students starting in the Spring 2017FridayJanuary 20
Returning students move-in at 10amSaturdayJanuary 21
ClearanceMon-TueJanuary 23-24
1st Day of Classes (classes start at 11:45am)MondayJanuary 23
Final day to withdraw for a 90% tuition refundFridayJanuary 27
Last day to add 4 unit classes and Independent StudiesFridayFebruary 3
Final day to withdraw for a 80% tuition refundFridayFebruary 3
Applied Music ADD deadline TBD
Final day to withdraw for a 70% tuition refundFridayFebruary 10
Applied Music DROP deadline 

TBD

Census DateMondayFebruary 13
CR/NC Forms Due (last day of 4th week of semester)FridayFebruary 17
Final day to withdraw for a 60% tuition refundFridayFebruary 17
President's DayMondayFebruary 20
Final day to withdraw for a 50% tuition refundMondayFebruary 27
Final day to change to part-time status with tuition adjustmentMondayFebruary 27
Last day to drop classes without a "W"FridayMarch 3
Withdrawal period beginsSaturdayMarch 4
Spring BreakMon-FriMarch 6-10
Mid-termMondayMarch 13
Last day to Audit a classMondayMarch 13
Last day to add 1 & 2 unit classesMondayMarch 13
Advising WeekMon-FriMarch 20-24
Registration Week for Fall 2017Mon-FriMarch 27-31
Last Day to Add Minor or 2nd Major (SENIORS ONLY)FridayApril 7
Senior Comps grades due to RegistrarMondayApril 17
Last day to Withdraw from classesTuesdayMay 2
Incomplete petitions dueTuesdayMay 2
Last Day of ClassesTuesdayMay 2
Reading DaysWed-ThurMay 3-4
Final ExamsFridayMay 5
Reading DaysSat-SunMay 6-7
Final ExamsMon-FriMay 8-12
Mothers DaySundayMay 14
Residence halls close for non-graduating students at 10am or 24 hours after the last final exam (whichever happens first)SundayMay 14
Senior grades dueTuesdayMay 16
CommencementSundayMay 21
Residence halls close for graduating seniors at 10amMondayMay 22
Non-senior grades dueMondayMay 22
SPCThursdayMay 25