Academic Calendar

Important dates for the 2018-19 year.

For the 2019–2020 academic calendar, please click here.

Fall 2018


17 Friday  Early arrival check-in for student-athletes (women's volleyball, soccer, and field hockey)
19 Sunday  New residential and commuter students arrive (both first-year and transfer)
19–22 Sunday–Wednesday  Orientation
21–22 TuesdayWednesday All returning residential students arrive
23 Thursday  Classes begin, 8 a.m.; Opening Convocation, 7:30 p.m.


69 SaturdayTuesday  Fall break (classes end Friday, Oct. 5 at 4:20 p.m., and resume Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 8 a.m.)


2125 WednesdaySunday  Thanksgiving break (classes end Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 9:50 p.m., and resume Monday, Nov. 26 at 8 a.m.)


5 Wednesday  Last day of classes
69 ThursdaySunday  Study period
1013 MondayThursday  Final examination period

Intersession 2018-2019

Dec. 14  Jan. 16 

Spring 2019


16 Wednesday  Returning and new students arrive
17 Thursday  Classes begin, 8 a.m. (following a Monday schedule); Spring Convocation, 4:45 p.m.
21 Monday  Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (No classes; offices closed)


917 SaturdaySunday  Spring break (classes end Friday, March 8 at 4:20 p.m., and resume Monday, March 18 at 8 a.m.)


1 Wednesday  Honors Convocation
2 Thursday  Last day of classes
35 FridaySunday  Study period
610 MondayFriday  Final examination period
18 Saturday  Commencement

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