Four-Year Planning Calendar

Fall Semester 2017
Date Day Event
Aug 19 Sat New Student Move-In / Parent Orientation
Aug 27 Sun Residence halls open for returning students at 10 a.m.
Aug 29 Tue Classes begin
Oct 16–17 Mon-Tue Fall break
Nov 23–24 Thu-Fri Thanksgiving break
Dec 15 Fri Final day for Fall Semester
Dec 16 Sat Residence halls close at Noon
Spring Semester 2018
Date Day Event
Jan 14 Sun Residence halls open at 10 a.m.
Jan 16 Tue Classes begin
Feb 16–19 Fri-Mon Family Weekend
Mar 12–16 Mon-Fri Spring break
May 12 Sat Commencement
May 13 Sun Residence halls close at Noon
Fall Semester 2018
Date Day Event
Aug 25 Sat New Student Move-In / Parent Orientation
Sep 2 Sun Residence halls open for returning students at 10 a.m.
Sep 4 Tue Classes begin
Oct 22–23 Mon-Tue Fall break
Nov 22–23 Thu-Fri Thanksgiving break
Dec 21 Fri Final day for Fall Semester
Dec 22 Sat Residence halls close at Noon
Spring Semester 2019
Date Day Event
Jan 20 Sun Residence halls open at 10 a.m.
Jan 22 Tue Classes begin
Feb 15–18 Fri-Mon Family Weekend
Mar 18–22 Mon-Fri Spring break
May 18 Sat Commencement
May 19 Sun Residence halls close at Noon
Fall Semester 2019
Date Day Event
Aug 24 Sat New Student Move-In / Parent Orientation
Sep 1 Sun Residence halls open for returning students at 10 a.m.
Sep 3 Tue Classes begin
Oct 21–22 Mon-Tue Fall break
Nov 28–29 Thu-Fri Thanksgiving break
Dec 20 Fri Final day for Fall Semester
Dec 21 Sat Residence halls close at Noon
Spring Semester 2020
Date Day Event
Jan 19 Sun Residence halls open at 10 a.m.
Jan 21 Tue Classes begin
Feb 14–17 Fri-Mon Family Weekend
Mar 16–20 Mon-Fri Spring break
May 16 Sat Commencement
May 17 Sun Residence halls close at Noon
Fall Semester 2020
Date Day Event
Aug 22 Sat New Student Move-In / Parent Orientation
Aug 30 Sun Residence halls open for returning students at 10 a.m.
Sep 1 Tue Classes begin
Oct 19-20 Mon-Tue Fall break
Nov 26-27 Thu-Fri Thanksgiving break
Dec 18 Fri Final day for Fall Semester
Dec 19 Sat Residence halls close at Noon
Spring Semester 2021
Date Day Event
Jan 17 Sun Residence halls open at 10 a.m.
Jan 19 Tue Classes begin
Feb 12-15 Fri-Mon Family Weekend
Mar 15-19 Mon-Fri Spring break
May 15 Sat Commencement
May 16 Sun Residence halls close at Noon