Academic Calendar and Final Exam Schedule

The 2017-2018 academic calendar has been archived. You may find the Fall 2017, Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 calendars by clicking on the link associated with the term you wish to view.  

Fall 2018 calendar

16 week session (Fall I): August 27- December 12

April 9-Aug 26 Priority Registration (according to classification) for 16 week (full term) session
August 1-29 Emergency Loans & Book Vouchers available for Fall I
August 17 Pre-Registration tuition payment deadline for 16 week (full term) session. First installment payment is due or pay in full
August 17 Due date for Housing and Meal Plans (for payment options contact Business Office)
August 20 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
August 27 First class day for 16 week (full term) session
August 27 Regular registration tuition payment deadline for 16 week (full term) session. First installment payment is due or pay in full.
August 27-29 Late Registration for 16 week (full term) session
August 30 Drop for non-payment (late registration and re-registered)
September 3 Labor Day. No classes.
September 12 16 week (full term) census. Last day to drop/withdraw no grade
September 13 2nd installment due by 4:00 pm.
September 21 December 2018 graduation application deadline
October 11 3rd installment payment due by 4:00 pm
October 19 16 week (full term) midterm grades due
November 8 Final installment due by 4:00 pm
Nov 12- Jan 21 Spring 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification).
November 16 16 week last day to drop/withdraw with a "W".
November 22-23 Thanksgiving Holiday. University Closed.
December 6 Last class day- 16 week (full term) session
December 7 Reading/Study Day
December 8-12 Final Exam week
December 14 December 2018 commencement
December 17 Final grades due for all students - 5 pm
December 20-21 Service and maintenance of Blackboard systems

1st 8 week session (Fall I): August 8- October 19

April 9-Aug 26 Priority Registration (according to classification) for 1st 8 week session
August 1-29 Emergency Loans & Book Vouchers available for Fall I
August 17 Pre-Registration tuition payment deadline for 1st 8 week session. First installment is due or pay in full.
August 17 Due date for Housing and Meal Plans (for payment options contact Business Office)
August 20 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
August 27 First class day for 1st 8 week session
August 27 Regular registration tuition payment deadline for 1st 8 week session. First installment is due or pay in full.
August 27-29 Late Registration for 1st 8 week session
August 30 Drop for non-payment (late registration and re-registered)
September 3 Labor Day. No classes.
September 4 1st 8 week census. Last day to drop/withdraw no grade
September 21 December 2018 graduation application deadline
October 12 1st 8 week last day to drop/withdraw with a "W"
October 18 Last class day-1st 8 week session
October 19 1st 8 week finals
Nov 12- Jan 21 Spring 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification).
December 14 December 2018 commencement
December 17 Final grades due for all students - 5 pm
December 20-21 Service and maintenance of Blackboard systems

2nd 8 week session (Fall II): October 22- December 12

April 9-Oct 21 Priority registration (according to classification) for 2nd 8 week session
August 27 Regular registration tuition payment deadline if also enrolled in 16 week and/or 1st 8 week sessions. First installment is due or pay in full. Students will be dropped for non-payment.
September 21 December 2018 graduation application deadline
October 12 Pre-Registration tuition payment deadline for 2nd 8 week session only. First installment payment is due or pay in full.
October 15 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
October 22 First class day, 2nd 8 week session
October 22 2nd 8 week late registration
October 22 Tuition payment deadline for 2nd 8 week session. Students enrolled in 2nd 8 week session only.
October 29 2nd 8 week census, last day drop/withdraw- no grade
Nov 12- Jan 21 Spring 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification).
Nov 22-23 Thanksgiving Holiday. University Closed.
Nov 30 2nd 8 week last day to drop/withdraw with a "W".
December 6 Last class day- 2nd 8 week session
December 7 Reading/Study Day
December 8-12 Final Exam week
December 14 December 2018 commencement
December 17 Final grades due for all students - 5 pm
December 20-21 Service and maintenance of Blackboard systems

Fall 2018 Final Exam Schedule

Exam Time 8:00am-10:00am 10:30am-12:30pm 1:30pm-3:30pm 4:00pm-6:00pm 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fri, Dec 7 Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day
Sat, Dec 8 MWF 11:00 AM TR 1:00 PM TR 2:30 PM OPEN OPEN
Mon, Dec 10 MWF 9:00 AM OPEN MW 1:30 PM *TR 3:00 PM and other times not listed on the exam schedule MW 5 & LATER
Tues, Dec 11 TR 9:30 AM TR 11:00 AM OPEN TR 4:00 PM TR 5 PM & LATER
Wed, Dec 12 MWF 10:00 AM MW 12:00 PM MW 3:00 PM MW 4:30 PM OPEN

Final Exam Schedule Notes:

  • Students with more than 3 final exams scheduled for one day may request to reschedule one of the exams, at the instructors’ discretion.
  • Instructors may use the time slots where a final exam is not scheduled to reschedule a final exam for a student or students if they so wish.  This will be at the instructors’ discretion.
  • *Classes having start times not listed on this table will have their exam time on Monday, December 10 from 4:00-6:00 pm or at a time designated by the instructor during the final exam period from December 8-12.
  • All students enrolled in ONLINE COURSES and WEB ENHANCED courses should check with their instructor for the examination time frame and instructions.
  • The final exam schedule is subject to change as the University deems necessary.

The 2017-2018 academic calendar has been archived. You may find the Fall 2017Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 calendars by clicking on the link associated with the term you wish to view.  

Spring 2019 calendar

16 week session (Spring I): January 22- May 15

Nov 12- Jan 20 Priority Registration (according to classification) for 16 week session
December 17 Emergency Loans & Book Vouchers for Spring I 2019 available
January 14 Pre-Registration tuition payment deadline for 16 week session. First installment payment is due or pay in full.
January 15 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr Day. University Closed.
January 22 First class day for 16 week session
January 22-24 Late registration for 16 week session
January 25 Drop for non-payment (late registration & re-registered students)
February 6 16 week census. Last day to drop/withdraw no grade
February 6 May 2019 graduation application deadline
February 14 Tuition 2nd installment due by 4:00 pm
March 14 Tuition 3rd installment due by 4:00 pm
March 15 16 week midterm grades due
March 18-22 Spring Break. No classes.
April 11 Tuition final installment due by 4:00 pm
April 15- June 2 Summer I 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
April 15- July 7 Summer II 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
April 15- Aug 25 Fall 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification
April 19 16 week last day to drop/withdraw with a "W"
May 9 Last class day- 16 week session
May 10 Reading/Study Day- No classes
May 11-15 Final exam week
May 18 May 2019 commencement
May 20 Final grades due for all students- 5 pm
May 23-24 Service and maintenance of Blackboard systems

1st 8 week session (Spring I) January 22- March 15

Nov 12- Jan 20 Priority Registration (according to classification) for 1st 8 week session
December 17 Emergency Loans & Book Vouchers for Spring I 2019 available
January 14 Pre-Registration tuition payment deadline for 1st 8 week session. First installment payment is due or pay in full.
January 15 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. University Closed.
January 22 First class day for 1st 8 week session
January 22-24 Late registration for 1st 8 week session
January 25 Drop for non-payment (late registration & re-registered students)
January 29 1st 8 week census; last day drop/withdraw no grade
February 6 May 2019 graduation application deadline
February 14 Tuition 2nd installment due by 4:00 pm
March 8 1st 8 week last day drop with a "W"
March 14 1st 8 week last class day
March 14 Tuition 3rd installment due by 4:00 pm
March 15 1st 8 week finals
March 25 1st 8 week final grades due
April 15- June 2 Summer I 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
April 15- July 7 Summer II 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
April 15- Aug 25 Fall 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification
May 18 May 2019 commencement
May 20 Final grades due for all students- 5 pm
May 23-24 Service and maintenance of Blackboard systems

2nd 8 week session (Spring II): March 25- May 15

Nov 12- March 24 Priority Registration (according to classification) for 2nd 8 week session
February 6 May 2019 graduation application deadline
March 8 Pre-Registration tuition payment for 2nd 8 week session. First installment is due or pay in full.
March 11 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
March 25 First class day for 2nd 8 week session
March 25 Late registration for 2nd 8 week registration
March 27 Drop for non-payment (late registration & re-registered students)
April 1 2nd 8 week census. Last day to drop/withdraw no grade
April 15- June 2 Summer I 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
April 15- July 7 Summer II 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
April 15- Aug 25 Fall 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
May 3 2nd 8 week last day drop/withdraw with a "W"
May 9 Last class day- 2nd 8 week session
May 10 Reading/Study Day- No classes
May 11-15 Final exam week
May 18 May 2019 commencement
May 20 Final grades due for all students- 5 pm
May 23-24 Service and maintenance of Blackboard systems

Spring 2019 Final Exam Schedule

Exam Time 8:00am-10:00am 10:30am-12:30pm 1:30pm-3:30pm 4:00pm-6:00pm 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fri, May 10 Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day Reading/Study Day
Sat, May 11 MWF 11:00 AM TR 1:00 PM TR 2:30-PM OPEN OPEN
Mon, May 13 MWF 9:00 AM OPEN MW 1:30 PM *TR 3:00 PM and other times not listed on the exam schedule MW 5 & LATER
Tues, May 14 TR 9:00 AM TR 10:30 AM OPEN TR 4:00 PM TR 5 PM & LATER
Wed, May 15 MWF 10:00 AM MW 12:00 PM MW 3:00 PM MW 4:30 PM OPEN

Final Exam Schedule Notes:

  • Students with more than 3 final exams scheduled for one day may request to reschedule one of the exams, at the instructors’ discretion.
  • Instructors may use the time slots where a final exam is not scheduled to reschedule a final exam for a student or students if they so wish.  This will be at the instructors’ discretion.
  • *Classes having start times not listed on this table will have their exam time on Monday, May 13 from 4:00-6:00 pm or at a time designated by the instructor during the final exam period from May 11-15.
  • All students enrolled in ONLINE COURSES and WEB ENHANCED courses should check with their instructor for the examination time frame and instructions.
  • The final exam schedule is subject to change as the University deems necessary. 

The 2017-2018 academic calendar has been archived. You may find the Fall 2017Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 calendars by clicking on the link associated with the term you wish to view.  

Summer 2019 Calendar

10 week session (Summer I): June 3- Aug 8

April 15- June 2 Summer I 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
May 13 Emergency Loans & Book Vouchers for Summer I available
May 24 Pre-Registration tuition payment deadline for 10 week session. First installment payment is due or pay in full.
May 28 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
June 3 First class day for 10 week session.
June 3 Late registration for 10 week session.
June 4 Drop for non-payment (late registration & re-registered students)
June 18 10 week census. Last day to drop/withdraw no grade.
June 18 August 2019 graduation application deadline.
July 4 Independence Day- University closed.
July 26 10 week last day drop/withdraw with a "W"
August 7 Last class day- 10 week session
August 8 Final exams- 10 week session (exams to be held during normal class time)
August 12 Final grades due for all students- 5 pm.

1st 5 week session (Summer I): June 3- July 5

April 15- June 2 Summer I 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
May 13 Emergency Loans & Book Vouchers for Summer I available
May 24 Pre-Registration tuition payment deadline for 1st 5 week session. First installment payment is due or pay in full.
May 28 Drop for non-payment (pre-registration)
June 3 First class day for 1st 5 week session
June 3 Late registration for 1st 5 week session
June 4 Drop for non-payment (late registration & re-registered students)
June 6 1st 5 week census. Last day to drop/withdraw no grade.
June 18 August 2019 graduation application deadline.
June 28 1st 5 week session last day drop/withdraw with a "W"
July 3 Last class day- 1st 5 week session.
July 4 Independence Day. University closed.
July 5 Final exams- 1st 5 week session (exams will be held during normal class time)
July 8 Final grades due for 1st 5 week session- 5 pm
August 12 Final grades due for all students- 5 pm

2nd 5 week session (Summer II): July 8-Aug 8

April 15- July 7 Summer II 2019 Priority Registration (according to classification)
June 18 August 2019 graduation application deadline
July 1-8 Emergency Loans & Book Vouchers for Summer II available
July 8 First class day for 2nd 5 week session.
July 8 Late registration for 2nd 5 week session
July 8 Tuition payment deadline for 2nd 5 week session. First installment payment is due or pay in full.
July 9 Drop for non-payment- 2nd 5 week session
July 11 2nd 5 week census. Last day drop/withdraw no grade
August 2 2nd 5 week session last day drop/withdraw with a "W"
August 7 Last class day- 2nd 5 week session
August 8 Final exams- 2nd 5 week session (exams will be held during normal class time)
August 12 Final grades due for all students- 5 pm