Calendar is subject to change.

Fall Semester

Activity 2016 2017 2018
Faculty conferences, registration, and orientationAugust 22-26August 21-27August 20-26
First day of classesAugust 29August 28August 27
Labor Day — college closedSeptember 5September 4 September 3
Rosh Hashanah — classes suspend at 4pm-September 20September 9
Rosh Hashanah — college closedOctober 3-4September 21-22September 10-11
Yom Kippur — classes suspend at 4pmOctober 11September 29September 18
Yom Kippur — college closedOctober 12September 30September 19
Thanksgiving recess — college closedNovember 24-27November 23-26November 22-25
Last day of the semesterDecember 20December 23December 20
New Year's Eve observed — college closedDecember 31December 31December 31

Winter Session

Activity 2016 2017 2018
First day of classesJanuary 5January 3January 2
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day — college closedJanuary 19January 16January 15
Last day of the sessionJanuary 21January 19January 18

Spring Semester

Activity 2016 2017 2018
Faculty conferences, registration, and orientationJanuary 22-23January 21-22January 24-26
First day of classesJanuary 26January 30January 29
President’s Day — college closedFebruary 16February 20February 19
Spring recess — no classesMarch 30-April 5April 10-16March 26-April 1
Last day of the semesterMay 18May 22May 23
CommencementMay 21May 25May 24
Memorial Day — college closedMay 25May 29May 28

Summer Session 1/Summer Session 2

Activity 2016 2017 2018
First day of summer session 1 classesMay 26May 30May 29
Last day of summer session 1 classesJune 29July 3July 2
Independence Day — college closedJuly 4July 4July 4
First day of summer session 2 classesJune 30July 5July 9
Last day of summer session 2 classesJuly 20August 1August 2