Faculty Calendar

Fall Semester 2017

Monday, August 7 E-Z Arts opens for late registration and schedule changes 
Thursday, August 10 High School orientation begins
Monday, August 14 High School classes begin
Tuesday, August 15 New College student orientation begins
Wednesday, August 16 High School academic classes held*
Friday, August 18 Students check in at their Art School
Monday, August 21 College classes begin; Special Student registration
Friday, August 25 Last day to add or drop a class
Friday, September 1 Census-All students must be fully enrolled in classes.
Monday, September 4 Labor Day; classes will be held
Tuesday, September 5 Spring 2017 sent to Schools and departments to mark up for Spring 2018
Friday, September 22 Spring 2018 schedule draft will be sent to Schools and departments
Wednesday, September 27 Midterm (High School)
Wednesday, October 4 Final Spring 2018 schedules due to Registrar
Friday, October 6 Last day to withdraw from a class (with a grade of "W") **
Saturday-Tuesday, October 7-10 Fall Break; no classes held; offices remain open Monday and Tuesday
Wednesday, October 11 Classes resume
Monday-Friday, October 23-27 Spring semester course planning
Monday-Friday, October 30-Nov. 10 Online registration for Spring classes
Tuesday, November 21 Liberal Arts classes end
Wednesday-Sunday, November 22-26 Thanksgiving Holiday; no classes held; offices remain open Wednesday
Monday, November 27 Fall grading opens
Monday-Wednesday, November 27-29 DLA exam period
Tuesday, November 28 High School classes end
Wednesday-Friday, November 29-Dec. 1 High School exam period
Thursday-Friday, November 30 Art School activities/classes/exams
Monday-Saturday, December 4-16 Intensive Arts (IA)
Thursday, December 7 Grades (other than IA) due
Tuesday, December 19 Intensive Arts grades due
*High School classes are held some Wednesdays during the semester
**Undergraduate students can withdraw from no more than 16 credits throughout their degree program.

Spring 2018

Monday, January 1 E-Z Arts opens for late registration and schedule changes
Monday, January 8 Classes begin; Special Student registration
Friday, January 12 Last day to add or drop a class 
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day; no classes held; offices closed
Monday, January 22 Census-All students must be fully enrolled in classes
Tuesday, January 23 Fall 2017 sent to Schools and departments to mark up for Fall 2018
Friday, January 26 Fall 2018 schedule draft will be sent to Schools and departments
Wednesday, February 14 Final Fall 2018 schedules due to Registrar
Friday, February 23 Last day to withdraw from a class (with a grade of "W")
Wednesday, February 28 Midterms (High School)
Saturday-Sunday, March 3-11 Spring Break; no classes held; offices remain open Monday-Friday
Monday, March 12 Classes resume
Monday-Friday, March 26-30 Fall semester course planning 
Monday-Friday, April 2-13 E-Z Arts open for online preregistration
Monday, April 23 Spring grading open
Monday, April 30 College classes end
Monday, April 30 Last day to submit change of grade forms for incomplete
Tuesday, May 1 Grades due for graduating college students in courses with no exam (4 p.m.)
Tuesday-Thursday, May 1-3 College exam period
  Graduating student grades due within 24 of scheduled exam
Wednesday, May 2 High School academic classes held 
Thursday, May 3 Grades due for graduating college students taking Thursday exams (8 p.m.)
Saturday, May 5 Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement at 10 a.m.
Thursday, May 10 High School academic classes end
Friday-Monday-Tuesday, May 11,14,15 High School final exam period
Wednesday, May 16 High School exam makeup day
Thursday, May 17 Grades due for High School seniors (Noon)
Friday, May 18 High School Commencement (10 a.m.)
Tuesday, May 22 Remaining High School grades due (4 p.m.)