Academic Calendar

Fall 2017 Semester (September 5-December 15, 2017)

Labor Day holiday (IWP closed, no classes): Sept. 4
Start of classes: Sept. 5-11
Registration Add/Drop: Sept. 11
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade: Oct. 13
Columbus Day holiday (IWP closed, classes held): Oct. 9
Veterans Day (IWP closed, classes held): Nov. 10
Thanksgiving Day holiday (no classes): Nov. 23-24
Last week of classes: Dec. 4-8
Final exams: Dec. 11-15
Grades available: Dec. 22
Fall degree and certificate conferral date: Dec. 31

Spring 2018 Semester (January 15-May 4, 2018)

Start of classes:                                                                                   Jan. 15-19
Registration Add/Drop deadline:                                                        Jan. 19
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (IWP closed, classes held):               Jan. 15
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade:                                              Feb. 23
Washington's Birthday holiday (Presidents' Day), classes held:        Feb. 12
Spring Break:                                                                                      March 19-23
Last week of classes:                                                                           April 23-27
Final exams:                                                                                        April 30-May 4
Grades available:                                                                                May 11
Commencement:                                                                                May 19
Spring degree and certificate conferral date:                                               May 19

Summer 2018 Semester, Session 1 (May 14-July 3, 2018)

Start of classes: May 14-15
Registration Add/Drop deadline:                                                        May 15
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade:                                              June 15
Last week of classes:                                                                           June 27-28
Final exams:                                                                                        July 2-3
Grades available:                                                                                July 10

Summer 2018 Semester, Session 2 (July 9-August 28, 2018)

Start of classes:                                                                                   July 9-10
Registration Add/Drop deadline:                                                        July 10
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade:                                              July 27
Last week of classes:                                                                           Aug. 22-23
Final exams:                                                                                        Aug. 27-28
Summer degree and certificate conferral date:                                Aug. 31
Grades available:                                                                                Sept. 4

Fall 2018 Semester (September 4-December 14, 2018)

Labor Day holiday (IWP closed, no classes):                                      Sept. 3

Start of classes:                                                                                   Sept. 4-8
Registration Add/Drop:                                                                       Sept. 8
Last date to withdraw with "W" grade:                                              Oct. 5
Columbus Day holiday (IWP closed, classes held):                             Oct. 8
Veterans Day (IWP closed, classes held):                                           Nov. 12
Thanksgiving Day holiday (no classes):                                              Nov. 22-23
Last week of classes:                                                                           Dec. 3-7
Final exams:                                                                                        Dec. 10-14
Grades available:                                                                                Dec. 21

Fall degree and certificate conferral date:                                        Dec. 31