Academic Calendar

The academic calendar includes dates such as the beginning and end of each semester, recesses from instruction, final exam periods, and major holidays that impact whether or not students should report to campus. 

NOTE: View important dates and deadlines for adding classes, dropping classes, and refund policies by clicking the "more details" links for each semester.



Waitlist processing ends
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May 19
Instruction Begins (full term) May 20
Memorial Day (no classes) May 27
1st 4-Week Session Ends June 14
2nd 4-Week Session Begins June 17
2nd 8-Week Session Begins June 17
Independence Day (no classes) July 4
1st 8-Week Session Ends July 12
2nd 4-Week Session Ends July 12
3rd 4-Week Session Begins July 15
Graduation Application Deadline
       for August 2024 Graduation
Aug 1
Instruction Ends (full term) Aug 9
Final Grades Due, 4:30 pm (Wed) Aug 14




Labor Day - NO CLASSES Sep 2
Waitlist processing ends
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Sep 2
Ranger Welcome Sep 3
Instruction Begins, Collaborative Sep 3
Instruction Begins Sep 4
Winterim Registration Begins Nov 11
Spring Registration Begins

Nov 11

Thanksgiving Recess


   No classes start after 4 pm (Wed)

Nov 27

   No classes (Thu-Sat)

Nov 28-30
Graduation Application Deadline
         for Spring 2025 Graduation
Dec 1
Final Exam, Common Math (Sat) Dec 7
Instruction Ends (Monday) Dec 9
Final Exams  Dec 10-13
Instruction Ends, Second 7-Week Dec 13
Commencement Ceremonies Dec 14
Final Grades Due, 4:30 pm (Wed) Dec 18




New Year's Day (no classes) Jan 1
Waitlist processing ends
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Jan 5
Instruction Begins Jan 6
Martin Luther King Jr Day (no classes) Jan 20
Instruction Ends Jan 31
Final Grades Due, 4:30 pm (Wed) Feb 5




Waitlist processing ends
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Jan 27
Instruction Begins, Collaborative Jan 28
Instruction Begins Feb 3
Summer Registration Begins Mar 10
Spring Break Begins Mar 24
       Classes Resume Mar 31
Fall Registration Begins Apr 14
Graduation Application Deadline
              for Fall 2025 Graduation
May 1

Final Exam, Common Math (Sat)

May 10
Instruction Ends (Monday) May 12
Instruction Ends, Second 7-Week May 16
Final Exams  May 13-16
Commencement Ceremony (Sat) May 17
Final Grades Due, 4:30 pm (Wed) May 21


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