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2017-2018 Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar is subject to change. Please check back regularly to confirm important academic dates and deadlines. 

Summer 2017

Date Details
May 31, 2017 New Student Orientation
New and continuing student registration
June 1-2, 2017 New MDE (pre-licensure) Student orientation
New and continuing student registration
June 5, 2017 First day of classes for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students
June 5-9, 2017 Change of Program period Late registration with fee period
June 9, 2017 End of change of program period - Last day to add a course;
Last day to drop a course with ull tuition refund and without "W" grade on transcript
July 4, 2017 Independence Day Observed
No classes scheduled
July 10, 2017 Last day to drop individual courses or change grading option (Anticipated)
July 17-28, 2017 Continuing Student Registration for Fall 2017 (Anticipated)
August 1, 2017 Last day to submit Degree Application for October 2017 degree
August 11, 2017 Last day of classes for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students

Fall 2017

Date Details
August 30, 2017 New Student Orientation
New and continuing student registration
September 4, 2017 Labor Day - University Holiday
September 5, 2017 First day of classes for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students
September 5-15, 2017 Change of Program period
Late registration with fee period
September 15, 2017 End of change of program period - Last day to add a course;
Last day to drop a course with full tuition refund and without "W" grade on transcript
October 18, 2017 October Degrees Conferred
November 6, 2017 MDE Pre-Licensure students do not have class
November 7, 2017 Election Day - University Holiday (MS & Doctoral Students do not have class)
MDE Pre-Licensure students have class
November 16, 2017 Last day to drop individual courses or change grading option
November 20-22, 2017 No MDE Pre-Licensure classes held
November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day - University Holiday
No classes scheduled
November 24, 2017 University Holiday
No classes scheduled
November 27-December 8, 2017 Continuing Student Registration for Spring 2018 (Anticipated Dates)
December 1, 2017 Last day to submit Degree Application for February 2018 degree
December 22, 2017 Last day of Fall semester for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students

Spring 2018

Date Details
January 15, 2018 Martin Luther King Jr's birthday observed - University Holiday
No classes scheduled
January 16, 2018 First day of classes for MDE Pre-Licensure, MS and Doctoral students
January 16-26, 2018 Change of Program period
Late registration with fee period
January 26, 2018 End of change of program period - Last day to add a course;
Last day to drop a course with full tuition refund and without "W" grade on transcript
February 1, 2018 Last day to submit Degree Application for May 2018 degree
February 14, 2018 February Degrees Conferred
February 19, 2018 President's Day observed - University Holiday
No classes scheduled
March 12-16, 2018 Spring Recess
No classes scheduled
March 22, 2018 Last day to drop individual courses or change grading option
April 9-20, 2018 Continuing student registration for Summer 2018 (Anticipated Dates)
May 11, 2018 Last day of Spring semester for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students
May 16, 2018 University Commencement (anticipated date)