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Academic Calendar 2017-18 - Residential Programs

New Faculty Orientation - August 15 (Tues)
Faculty Workshop - August 16-18 (Wed-Fri)
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Academic Calendar
Summer student Orientation July 7 (Fri)
First Year Student Athlete August 2-3 (Wed-Thurs)
New Student August 21-22 (Mon-Tues)
Opening Convocation August 22 (Tues)
Fall Semester 2017
Classes Begin August 23 (Wed)
Labor Day Break September 2-4 (Sat-Mon)
2nd 7 week classes October 9 (Mon)
Thanksgiving Break* November 22-26 (Wed-Sun)
Last Day of Classes December 1 (Fri)
Finals December 4-7 (Mon-Thurs)
Spring Semester 2018
Classes Begin January 10 (Wed)
Spring Break* March 3-11 (Sat-Sun)
2nd 7 week classes March 12 (Mon)
Easter Break March 30-April 2 (Fri-Mon)
Last Day of Classes April 27 (Fri)
Final Examinations April 30-May 3 (Mon-Thurs)
Commencement May 5 (Sat)
Summer Semester 2017
Classes Begin May 7 (Mon)
Memorial Day Break May 26-28 (Sat-Mon) 
Independence Day July 4 (Wed)
Last Day of Classes July 20 (Fri)

A five week Summer Term will begin Monday, May 7 and end Friday, June 8.
*Residence halls will be closed during breaks, so students will need to make arrangements for meals and/or pay extra to stay in the residence halls.