2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2023-2024

Fall Semester 2023 (August 22 - December 8)

New Student Check-In Day

August 19

Fall Courses Begin

August 22

Opening Fall Convocation

August 24

Last Day to Add/Drop a Course without Record

September 1

Final Proposals Due for Independent Studies, Directed Studies, or Internships

September 1

Labor Day Holiday Observed

September 4

Deadline to Apply for Fall 2023/Interim 2024 Graduation

September 15

Assessment Day/Culture for Service Day - No day classes held

September 20

Homecoming Week

September 25 - October 1

Midterm

October 7

Fall Break

October 9 - 10 (Mon - Tue)

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

October 20

Interim & Spring 2024 Registration for Current Undergraduate Students Begins

November 6

Thanksgiving Break

November 22 - 26 (Wed - Sun)

Interim & Spring 2024 Registration for New and Non-Degree Seeking Undergraduate Students Begins

November 27 

Final Exams

December 6 - 8 (Wed - Fri)

Fall Courses End

December 8

Spring Semester 2024 (January 3 - May 17)

INTERIM (January 3 - 24)

Interim Courses Begin

January 3

Last Day to Add/Drop a Course without Record

January 5

Last Day to Withdraw from an Interim Course

January 12

Interim Courses End

January 24

Interim Break

January 25 - 29

SPRING (January 30 - May 17)

Spring Courses Begin

January 30

Last Day to Add/Drop a Course without Record

February 9

Final Proposals Due for Independent Studies, Directed Studies, or Internships

February 9

Deadline to Apply for Spring/Summer 2024 Graduation

February 16

Summer 2024 Registration for Undergraduate Students Begins

March 4

Spring Break

March 9 - 17 (Sat - Sun)

Midterm

March 16

Easter Break- Classes Convene at 4:00 pm on April 1

March 29 - April 1 (Fri - Mon)

Last Day to Withdraw from a Spring Course

April 2

Fall 2024 Registration for Current Undergraduate Students Begins

April 8

Fall 2024 Registration for New and Non-Degree Seeking Undergraduate Students Begins

April 22

Final Exams

May 15 - 17

Spring Courses End

May 17

Commencement

May 18 (Sat)

Summer Semester 2024 (May 28-August 2)

First & Full Term Summer Courses Begin

May 28

Last Day to Add/Drop a  First Term Summer Course

May 30

Last Day to Add/Drop a  Full Term Summer Course

June 4

Last Day to Withdraw from a  First Term Summer Course

June 14

Juneteenth Holiday Observed - University Closed

June 19

First Term Summer Courses End

June 28

Independence Day Holiday Observed - University Closed

July 4 (Thur)

Second Term Summer Courses Begin

July 1

Last Day to Add/Drop a  Second Term Summer Course

July 3

Last Day to Withdraw from a  Full Term Summer Course

July 12

Last Day to Withdraw from a  Second Term Summer Course

July 19

Full & Second Term Summer Courses End

August 2

2023-2024 Graduate Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2023-2024

Fall Semester 2023 (August 28 - December 15)

Fall Courses Begin

August 28

Labor Day Holiday Observed

September 4

Deadline to Apply for Fall 2023 Graduation

September 15

Spring 2024 Registration for Graduate Students Begins

November 6

Thanksgiving Break

Fall Courses End

November 22 - 26 (Wed - Sun)

December 15

Spring Semester 2024 (January 3 - May 17)

Spring Courses Begin

January 3

Deadline to Apply for Spring/Summer 2024 Graduation

February 16

Easter Break (no classes held Thursday evening, March 28th)

March 29 - April 1 (Fri - Mon)

Summer & Fall 2024 Registration for Graduate Students Begins

April 8

Spring Courses End

May 17

Commencement Ceremony

May 18 (Sat)

Summer Semester 2024 (May 28 - August 23)

Summer Courses Begin

May 28

Juneteenth Holiday Observed - University Closed

June 19

Independence Day Holiday Observed - University Closed

July 4

Summer Courses End

August 23

* Drop with No Record: Graduate students must withdraw from a course before the second meeting, or before the second calendar week for online courses.

* Withdrawal: Graduate students may withdraw from a course with a grade of "W" until the Friday after the mid-point of the course. No withdrawals are permitted after this date.  Students who discontinue a course without following official procedures receive a grade of "F".

2024-2025 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2024-2025

Fall Semester 2024 (August 27 - December 13)

New Student Check-In Day

August 24

Fall Courses Begin

August 27

Opening Fall Convocation

August 29

Labor Day Holiday Observed

September 2

Last Day to Add/Drop a Course without Record

September 6

Final Proposals Due for Independent Studies, Directed Studies, or Internships

September 6

Deadline to Apply for Fall 2024 Graduation

September 13

Assessment Day/Culture for Service Day - No day classes held

September 25

Midterm

October 12

Fall Break

October 14-15

Homecoming

October 19

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

October 25

Spring 2025 Registration for Current Undergraduate Students Begins

November 11

Thanksgiving Break

November 27 - December 1

Spring 2025 Registration for New and Non-Degree Seeking Undergraduate Students Begins

December 2 

Final Exams

December 11 - 13

Fall Courses End

December 13

Spring Semester 2025 (January 14 - May 2)

Spring Courses Begin

January 14

Last Day to Add/Drop a Course without Record

January 24

Final Proposals Due for Independent Studies, Directed Studies, or Internships

January 24

Deadline to Apply for Spring/Summer 2025 Graduation

February 1

Midterm

March 1

Spring Break

March 1 - 9

Summer 2025 Registration for Undergraduate Students Begins

March 10

Last Day to Withdraw from a Spring Course

March 14

Fall 2025 Registration for Current Undergraduate Students Begins

April 7

Easter Break - No Classes held after 5:00 p.m. on April 17th/ Classes Convene at 4:00 p.m. on April 21

April 18 - 21

Fall 2025 Registration for New and Non-Degree Seeking Undergraduate Students Begins

April 28

Final Exams

April 30 - May 2

Spring Courses End

May 2

Commencement

May 4 (Sun)

Summer Semester 2025

May Term Courses Begin

May 5

May Term Courses End

May 23

First & Full Term Summer Courses Begin

May 27

Last Day to Add/Drop a  First Term Summer Course

May 29

Last Day to Add/Drop a  Full Term Summer Course

June 3

Last Day to Withdraw from a  First Term Summer Course

June 13

Juneteenth Holiday Observed - University Closed

June 19

First Term Summer Courses End

June 27

Second Term Summer Courses Begin

June 30

Last Day to Add/Drop a  Second Term Summer Course

July 2

Independence Day Holiday Observed - University Closed

July 4

Last Day to Withdraw from a  Full Term Summer Course

July 11

Last Day to Withdraw from a  Second Term Summer Course

July 18

Full & Second Term Summer Courses End

August 1

2024-2025 Graduate Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2024-2025

Fall Semester 2024 (August 26 - December 13)

Fall Courses Begin

August 26

Labor Day Holiday Observed

September 2

Deadline to Apply for Fall 2024 Graduation

September 13

Spring 2025 Registration for Graduate Students Begins

November 11

Thanksgiving Break

Fall Courses End

November 27 - December 1 (Wed - Sun)

December 13

Spring Semester 2025 (January 6 - May 23)

Spring Courses Begin

January 6

Deadline to Apply for Spring/Summer 2025 Graduation

January 31

Summer and Fall 2025 Registration for Graduate Students Begins

April 7

Easter Break - No classes held Thursday evening, April 17th and classes resume Monday, April 21st after 4:00 p.m.

April 18 - April 21 (Fri - Mon)

Spring Courses End

May 23

Commencement Ceremony

May 4 (Sun)

Summer Semester 2025 (May 27 - August 22)

Summer Courses Begin

May 27

Juneteenth Holiday Observed - University Closed

TBD

Independence Day Holiday Observed - University Closed

July 4

Summer Courses End

August 22

* Drop with No Record: Graduate students must withdraw from a course before the second meeting, or before the second calendar week for online courses.

* Withdrawal: Graduate students may withdraw from a course with a grade of "W" until the Friday after the mid-point of the course. No withdrawals are permitted after this date.  Students who discontinue a course without following official procedures receive a grade of "F".