Academic Calendar

Spring 2016 Semester (January 18-May 5, 2016)

Start of classes: January 18-22
Registration Add/Drop deadline: January 22
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday: January 18
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade: February 13
Washington's Birthday holiday: February 19
Spring Break: March 21-25
Last week of classes: April 25
Final exams: May 2-5
Grades due (from professors): May 12
Commencement: May 21

Summer 2016 Semester (June 6-July 26, 2016)

Start of classes: June 6-7
Registration Add/Drop deadline: June 8
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade: June 17
Last week of classes: July 20
Final exams: July 25-26
Grades due (from professors): Aug. 2

Fall 2016 Semester (August 29-December 9)

Start of classes: August 29-September 2
Registration Add/Drop: September 2
Labor Day holiday (IWP closed, no classes): September 5
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade: September 30
Columbus Day holiday (IWP closed, classes held): October 10
Veterans Day (IWP closed, classes held): November 11
Thanksgiving Day holiday (no classes): November 24-25
Last week of classes: Nov. 28 - Dec. 2
Final exams: December 5-9
Grades available): December 17​

Spring 2017 Semester (January 16-May 5, 2017)

Start of classes: January 16-20
Registration Add/Drop deadline: January 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (IWP closed, classes held): January 16
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade: February 24
Washington's Birthday holiday (Presidents' Day): February 13
Spring Break: March 20-24
Last week of classes: April 24-28
Final exams: May 1-5
Grades due (from professors): May 12
Commencement: May 20

Summer 2017 Semester (June 5-July 25, 2017)

Start of classes: June 5-6
Registration Add/Drop deadline: June 6
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade: June 16
Last week of classes: July 19-20
Final exams: July 24-25
Grades due (from professors): Aug. 1