Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2016

Week 1 Pre‐Term Programs Sunday, August 14 – Saturday, August 20
Week 2 Pre‐Term Programs Saturday, August 20 - Saturday, August 27
First‐Year Registration Day Saturday, August 27
First‐Year Orientation Saturday, August 27 - Friday, September 2
Core Term A Classes Begin Monday, September 5 (Labor Day)
Elective Classes Begin Monday, September 12
Second‐Year Reorientation Wednesday, September 14
Elective Special Day of Classes Friday, September 16
Core Term A Exams To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4
Core B Classes Begin Monday, October 10
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, October 10 - Thursday, October 13
Second‐Year Recruiting Break (no classes) Monday, October 17 - Friday, October 21
Elective Classes End Thursday, November 17
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 22
Student Thanksgiving Recess Wednesday, November 23 - Sunday, November 27
Core Term B Exams To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 15

Winter Term 2017

Classes Begin Tuesday, January 3
Special Day of Classes (all students) Friday, January 6
Special Day of Classes (core) Friday, January 13
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 16
Special Day of Classes (electives) Friday, January 20
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, January 30 - Thursday, February 2
Classes End Thursday, March 2
Core and Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 6

Spring Term 2017

Core Classes Begin Monday, March 20
Elective Classes Begin Tuesday, March 21
Special Day of Classes (all students) Friday, March 24
First-Half/Second-Half Mini Switch Monday, April 17 - Thursday, April 20
Classes End Thursday, May 18
Core Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 19
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23
First-Year Project Presentations Monday, May 22 - Thursday, May 25
Investiture Saturday, June 10
Commencement Sunday, June 11

Fall Term 2017

Week 1 Pre‐Term Programs Sunday, August 13 – Saturday, August 19
Week 2 Pre‐Term Programs Saturday, August 19 - Saturday, August 26
First‐Year Registration Day Saturday, August 26
First‐Year Orientation Saturday, August 26 - Friday, September 1
Core Term A Classes Begin Monday, September 4 (Labor Day)
Elective Classes Begin Monday, September 11
Second‐Year Reorientation Wednesday, September 13
Elective Special Day of Classes Friday, September 15
Core Term A Exams To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 3
Core B Classes Begin Monday, October 9
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, October 9 - Thursday, October 12
Second‐Year Recruiting Break (no classes) Monday, October 16 - Friday, October 20
Elective Classes End Thursday, November 16
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 21
Student Thanksgiving Recess Wednesday, November 22 - Sunday, November 26
Core Term B Exams To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 14

Winter Term 2018

Classes Begin Monday, January 8
Special Day of Classes (core) Friday, January 12
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 15
Special Day of Classes (electives) Friday, January 19
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, February 5 - Thursday, February 8
Classes End Thursday, March 8
Core and Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 12

Spring Term 2018

Core Classes Begin Monday, March 26
Elective Classes Begin Tuesday, March 27
Special Day of Classes (all students) Friday, March 30
First-Half/Second-Half Mini Switch Monday, April 23 - Thursday, April 26
Classes End Thursday, May 24
Core Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 25
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 29
First-Year Project Presentations Monday, May 28 - Thursday, May 31
Investiture Saturday, June 9
Commencement Sunday, June 10

Fall Term 2018

Week 1 Pre‐Term Programs Sunday, August 12 – Saturday, August 18
Week 2 Pre‐Term Programs Saturday, August 18 - Saturday, August 25
First‐Year Registration Day Saturday, August 25
First‐Year Orientation Saturday, August 25 - Friday, August 31
Core Term A Classes Begin Monday, September 3 (Labor Day)
Second-Year Classes Begin Wednesday, September 5
Second‐Year Reorientation Wednesday, September 12
Elective Special Day of Classes Friday, September 14
Core Term A Exams To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 2
Core B Classes Begin Monday, October 8
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, October 8 - Thursday, October 11
Second‐Year Recruiting Break (no classes) Monday, October 15 - Friday, October 19
Elective Classes End Thursday, November 15
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 20
Student Thanksgiving Recess Wednesday, November 21 - Sunday, November 25
Core Term B Exams To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 13

Winter Term 2019

Classes Begin Monday, January 7
Special Day of Classes (core) Friday, January 11
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 21
Special Day of Classes (electives) Friday, January 25
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, February 4 - Thursday, February 7
Classes End Thursday, March 7
Core and Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 11

Spring Term 2019

Core Classes Begin Monday, March 25
Elective Classes Begin Tuesday, March 26
Special Day of Classes (all students) Friday, March 29
First-Half/Second-Half Mini Switch Monday, April 22 - Thursday, April 25
Classes End Thursday, May 23
Core Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 24
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28
First-Year Project Presentations Monday, May 27 - Thursday, May 30
Investiture Saturday, June 8
Commencement Sunday, June 9

Fall Term 2019

Week 1 Pre‐Term Programs Sunday, August 11 – Saturday, August 17
Week 2 Pre‐Term Programs Saturday, August 17 - Saturday, August 24
First‐Year Registration Day Saturday, August 24
First‐Year Orientation Saturday, August 24 – Friday, August 30
Core Term A Classes Begin Monday, September 2 (Labor Day)
Second-Year Classes Begin Wednesday, September 4
Second‐Year Reorientation Wednesday, September 11
Elective Special Day of Classes Friday, September 13
Core Term A Exams To conclude by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, October 1
Core B Classes Begin Monday, October 7
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, October 7 – Thursday, October 10
Second‐Year Recruiting Break (no classes) Monday, October 14 – Friday, October 18
Elective Classes End Thursday, November 14
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, November 19
Student Thanksgiving Recess Wednesday, November 27 – Sunday, December 1
Core Term B Exams To conclude by 5:00 PM on Thursday, December 12

Winter Term 2020

Classes Begin Monday, January 6
Special Day of Classes (core) Friday, January 13
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 20
Special Day of Classes (electives) Friday, January 24
First‐Half/Second‐Half Mini Switch Monday, February 3 – Thursday, February 6
Classes End Thursday, March 5
Core and Elective Examinations

To conclude by 5:00 PM on Monday, March 9

Spring Term 2020

Core Classes Begin Monday, March 23
Elective Classes Begin Tuesday, March 24
Special Day of Classes (all students) Friday, March 27
First-Half/Second-Half Mini Switch Monday, April 20 – Thursday, April 23
Classes End Thursday, May 21
Core Examinations To conclude by 5:00 PM on Friday, May 22
Elective Examinations To conclude by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, May 26
First-Year Project Presentations Monday, May 25 – Thursday, May 28
Investiture Saturday, June 13
Commencement Sunday, June 14

Calendar is subject to change.