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Academic Calendars

NOTE: Calendars are proposed by the Provost's Office and approved by the University President.

The following schools operate on different academic calendars:

There are also additional programs that operate on different academic calendars.

Click Here to view/download the Summer 2015 - Spring 2016 Start / End dates for all programs that fall outside of the Undergraduate and Graduate Calendars (.pdf format)

Employee Holiday Schedule - maintained by Human Resources.

Fall Term 2015

- Enrollment Information
- Add/Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines
Orientation Saturday, August 22 - Monday, August 24
Courses beginTuesday, August 25
Add/Drop/WithdrawalVary by school
Reading DaysSaturday, October 03 - Tuesday, October 06
Fall Convocation
Family Weekend
Friday, October 23 - Sunday, October 25
Thanksgiving recessWednesday, November 25 - Sunday, November 29
Courses endTuesday, December 8
Reading DayWednesday, December 9
ExaminationsThursday, December 10 - Friday, December 18
(No exams on Sunday, December 13, or Wednesday, December 16)
Reading DaysSunday, December 13; Wednesday, December 16
Fall degrees conferredWednesday, December 30

January Term 2016

Courses beginMonday, January 4 - Friday, January 15
Courses endFriday, January 15

Spring Term 2016

- Enrollment Information
- Add/Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines
Courses beginWednesday, January 20
Add/Drop/WithdrawalVary by school
Spring recessSaturday, March 5 - Sunday, March 13
Courses endTuesday, May 3
Reading DayWednesday, May 4
ExaminationsThursday, May 5 - Friday, May 13
(No exams on Sunday, May 8, or Wednesday, May 11)
Reading DaysSunday, May 8; Wednesday, May 11
Final ExercisesSaturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22

Summer Term 2016

Regular Session
Session IMonday, May 16 - Friday, June 10, Exam Saturday, June 11 Wednesday, August 10: Summer degrees conferred (no ceremony)
Session IIMonday, June 13 - Friday, July 8, Exam Saturday, July 9
Session IIIMonday, July 11- Thursday, August 4, Exam Friday, August 5
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