Academic Calendar

Calendar is subject to change.

Fall Semester

Activity 2013 2014 2015
Faculty conferences, registration, and orientationAugust 19-23August 18-22August 24-28
First day of classesAugust 26August 25August 31
Labor Day — college closedSeptember 2September 1September 7
Rosh Hashanah — no evening classesSeptember 4September 24-
Rosh Hashanah — college closedSeptember 5-6September 25-26September 14-15
Yom Kippur — no evening classesSeptember 13October 3September 22
Yom Kippur — college closedSeptember 14October 4September 23
Thanksgiving recess — college closedNovember 28-December 1November 27-30November 26-29
Last day of the semesterDecember 21December 20December 22
New Year’s Eve observed—college closedDecember 31December 31December 31

Winter Session

Activity 2014 2015 2016
First day of classesJanuary 2January 5January 4
Martin Luther King Day — college closedJanuary 20January 19January 18
Last day of the sessionJanuary 22January 21January 20

Spring Semester

Activity 2014 2015 2016
Faculty conferences, registration, and orientationJanuary 23-24January 22-23January 21-22
First day of classesJanuary 27January 26January 25
President’s Day — college closedFebruary 17February 16February 15
Spring recess — no classesApril 14-20March 30-April 5March 21-27
Last day of the semesterMay 19May 18May 24
CommencementMay 20May 21May 26
Memorial Day — college closedMay 26May 25May 30
Passover - no classes--April 22

Summer Session 1/Summer Session 2

Activity 2014 2015 2016
First day of summer session 1 classesMay 27May 26May 31
Last day of summer session 1 day classesJune 30June 29July 5
First day of summer session 2 classesJuly 1June 30July 6
Independence Day — college closedJuly 4July 4July 4
Last day of summer session 1 evening classesJuly 16July 20July 25
Last day of summer session 2 classesJuly 22July 27August 3