This calendar is correct as of press time. For any changes, please consult the Academic Programs Office.

2017

August 1: Bard Hall move in

August 21:
First day of orientation

September 1:
Last day of orientation

September 4:
Labor Day Holiday

September 5:
Fall classes begin; Graduate Committee Meeting

September 11:
Add/Drop period ends (5pm)

September 15:
Last day to withdraw from classes (with partial refund)

October 3:
Graduate Committee Meeting

October 9–13:
Mid-term examinations week

October 15:
Open House (11am)

October 29:
Open House (11am)

November 6:
Open House (6pm)

November 7:
Graduate Committee Meeting

November 22:
Fall classes end

November 23–24:
Thanksgiving holiday

November 28–December 1:
Make-up week

December 4–8:
Reading week

December 5:
Graduate Committee Meeting

December 11–15:
Finals week

December 16–January 15:
Winter break; No classes

2018

January 5: MA and PhD applications due

January 15:
Martin Luther King, Jr holiday

January 16:
Spring classes begin; Graduate Committee Meeting

January 22:
Drop/Add period ends (5pm)

February 13:
Graduate Committee Meeting

February 26–March 2:
Mid-term examinations week

March 2:
Commencement applications due; Doctoral dissertations due

March 5–9:
Spring break; No classes

March 13:
Graduate Committee Meeting

April 2:
MA qualifying papers due

April 10:
Graduate Committee Meeting

April 13:
Spring classes end

April 16–20:
Make-up week

April 23–27:
Reading week

April 30–May 4:
Finals week

May 8:
Graduate Committee Meeting

May 26:
Commencement