Academic Calendar 2017-2018

Important dates for the 2017-2018 academic year
In this Section

Semester I, 2017

Monday, August 21
Beginning of Contractual Year (New Instructor Workshops. Self-directed time for all other faculty/instructional academic staff. No faculty/instructional academic staff meetings are held during this week.)

Monday, August 28
Professional Development Week Activities Begin

Monday, September 4
Labor Day, No Classes
Advisement and Orientation

Tuesday, September 5
Advisement and Orientation

Wednesday, September 6
Classes Begin

Monday, October 23
End of First Quarter

Tuesday, October 24
Advisement Day

Wednesday, October 25
Beginning of Second Quarter

Wednesday, November 23
Thanksgiving Break Begins, No Classes

Monday, November 27
Classes Resume

Friday, December 15
Classes End/End of Second Quarter

Saturday, December 16

Monday, December 18
Evaluation Week Begins

Friday, December 22
Evaluation Week Ends

Thursday, January 4, 2018
Contractual Semester Ends (For Faculty/Instructional Academic Staff on Semester Contract)

WinTerm, 2018

Tuesday, January 2
WinTerm Classes Begin

Monday, January 15
Martin Luther King Day, No classes

Saturday, January 20
WinTerm Classes End

Semester II, 2018

Friday, January 5
Contractual Semester Begins (For Faculty/Instructional Academic Staff on Semester Contract)

Monday, January 8
Professional Development Week Activities Begin for Faculty/Staff

Monday, January 15
Martin Luther King Day, No classes

Monday, January 22
Classes Begin

Friday, March 9
End of Third Quarter

Friday, March 9
Spring Break begins at 5:00 pm 

Saturday, March 10 - Sunday, March 18
Spring Break Week, No Classes

Monday, March 19
Classes Resume

Monday, March 19
Beginning of Fourth Quarter

Friday, March 30
Spring Holiday, No Classes

Wednesday, April 4
Advisement Day

Friday, May 4
Classes End/End of Fourth Quarter

Saturday, May 5

Monday, May 7
Evaluation Week Begins

Friday, May 11
Evaluation Week Ends

Sunday, May 20
End of Contractual Year (For Faculty/Instructional Academic Staff)

Summer Session, 2018

Monday, May 28
Memorial Day, No Classes

Tuesday, May 29
Pre-Session Classes Begin
Ten-Week Session Begins

Sunday, June 10
Pre-Session Classes End

Monday, June 11
First Four-Week Session Begins
Eight-Week Session Begins

Wednesday, July 4
Independence Day, No Classes

Sunday, July 8
First Four-Week Session Ends

Monday, July 9
Second Four-Week Session Begins

Sunday, August 5
Second Four-Week Session Ends
Eight-Week Session Ends
Ten-Week Session Ends

Monday, August 6
Post-Session Classes Begin

Sunday, August 26
Post-Session Classes End