2017 - Spring

These dates are tentative and subject to change.

2017 Spring Semester*
Date Event
Jan 14 Residence halls open at noon.
Jan 15 Meal plan starts at dinner.
Jan 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No classes.
Jan 17 First day of Classes. Monday afternoon classes are rescheduled for Wednesday evening Jan. 20. Monday morning and Monday evening classes are not rescheduled.
Jan 18 Wednesday evening follows the Monday afternoon class schedule, replacing Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday afternoon classes. Wednesday evening classes are not rescheduled.
Jan 27 Drop/add ends. Last day to delete a course from or add one to permanent registration
Mar 3 Spring Break Begins after last class
Mar 13 Spring Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m.
Mar 24 Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade "W"
Mar 28 Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line world wide
Apr 1 Note: All accounts must show a $0 or positive balance to enroll and select a room for the fall semester
Apr 3-13 Advising period
Apr 17-19 Pre-enrollment for fall semester.
Apr 19 Pre-enrollment ends at 4 p.m.
Apr 28 Classes and seminars end.
May 2 Course Final & Honors written examinations begin
May 11 Course Final & Honors written examinations end
TBA Meal plan ends at dinner for all but seniors
TBA Residence halls close to all but seniors at 8 a.m. (Nonseniors are expected to leave the college within 24 hours after their last examination)
May 15-16 Senior comprehensive examinations
May 14-16 Honors Orals
May 20 Baccalaureate
May 21 Commencement
May 22 Residence halls close to seniors at 9 a.m.
May 26-28 Alumni weekend


*Dates subject to approval in spring of the preceding year.