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Academic Calendar

 
 SPRING 2016

January
18
Mon
Celebration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day; no classes; all University offices open.
19
Tue
SPRING SEM BEGINS
25
Mon
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for 14-week classes
March
1
Tue
Summer 2016 registration begins
15
Tue
Application for December 2016 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
21-27
Mon-Sun
Spring Break; no classes; all University offices open.
25-27
Fri-Sun
Good Friday, Saturday and Easter; no classes; all University offices closed.
28
Mon
Easter Monday; no classes; all University offices closed.
April
4
Mon
Fall 2016 registration begins
10
Sun
Last day to withdraw from 14-week classes
May
2-6
Mon-Fri
Mesa - Spring official final exam period
8
Sun
SPRING SEM ENDS
21
Sat
Commencement Convocation
30
Mon
Memorial Day; no classes; all University offices closed.
31
Tue
May degree conferral

 
 SUMMER 2016

June
6
Mon
SUMMER SESSION 1 BEGINS
July
4
Mon
Independence Day; no classes; all University offices closed.
10
Sun
SUMMER SESSION 1 ENDS
11
Mon
SUMMER SESSION 2 BEGINS
August
14
Sun
SUMMER SESSION 2 ENDS

 
 FALL 2016

August
29
Mon
First day of undergraduate classes
31
Wed
August degree conferral
September
1
Thu
Convocation ceremony, Eucharistic procession and Liturgy
No classes held between 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5
Mon
Labor Day; no classes; all University offices closed
October
14
Fri
Application for May 2017 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
November
7
Mon
Spring 2017 registration begins
11
Fri
Last day to withdraw from 14-week classes
23
Wed
Thanksgiving Holiday; no classes; all University offices open
24-25
Thu-Fri
Thanksgiving Holiday; no classes; all University offices closed
December
2
Fri
Last day of class meetings before finals week
5-9
Mon-Fri
Finals week
11
Sun
Fall SEM ends
12
Mon
“J” term begins with online coursework
16
Fri
Fall SEM final grades due from faculty
22-23
Thu-Fri
Christmas holiday observed; no classes; all University offices closed

 
 SPRING 2017

January
2
Mon
New Year’s Day observed; all University offices closed
4-13
Wed-Fri
“J” Term classes continue online and hold class meetings on campus
13
Fri
“J” Term classes end
16
Mon
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed; no classes; all University offices closed
17
Tue
“J” Term grades due from faculty
17
Tue
First day of classes for the spring SEM
23
Mon
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for 14-week classes
March
20-24
Mon-Fri
Spring Break; no classes; all University offices open
April
3
Mon
Fall 2017 registration begins
7
Fri
Last day to withdraw from 14-week classes
14-16
Fri-Sun
Good Friday, Saturday and Easter; no classes; all University offices closed
17
Mon
Easter Monday; no classes; all University offices closed
28
Fri
Last day of class meetings before finals week
May
1-5
Mon-Fri
Finals week
7
Sun
Spring SEM Ends
12
Fri
Spring SEM final grades due from faculty
29
Mon
Memorial Day; no classes; all University offices closed
31
Wed
May degree conferral

 
 SUMMER 2017

June
5
Mon
Option One. A single, extended ten-week summer term.
5
Mon
Option Two. Summer Session One.
July
4
Tue
Independence Day; no classes; all University offices closed.
10
Mon
Option Two. Two five-week summer terms.
August
31
Thu
August degree conferral.

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