Academic Calendar

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Event 2015-2016   2016-2017
Fall Semester Begins Tuesday, September 1   Tuesday, September 6
Regular Saturday Classes Start Saturday, September 12   Saturday, September 10
Changes in Designation
of Class Days
Tuesday, September 8
(Monday Classes)
  Tuesday, November 22
(Thursday Classes)
Wednesday, November 25
(Friday Classes)
  Wednesday, November 23
(Friday Classes)
Thanksgiving Recess Thursday, November 26 -
Sunday, November 29
  Thursday, November 24 -
Sunday, November 27
Regular Classes End Thursday, December 10   Wednesday, December 14
Reading Days Friday, December 11
Monday, December 14
  Thursday, December 15
Fall Exams Begin Tuesday, December 15   Friday, December 16
Fall Exams End Tuesday, December 22   Friday, December 23
Winter Session Begins Wednesday, December 23   Friday, December 23
Winter Session Ends Friday, January 15   Monday, January 13
Spring Semester Begins Tuesday, January 19   Tuesday, January 17
Spring Recess Begins Saturday, March 12   Saturday, March 11
Spring Recess Ends Sunday, March 20   Sunday, March 19
Regular Classes End Monday, May 2   Monday, May 1
Reading Days Tuesday, May 3
Wednesday, May 4
  Tuesday, May 2
Wednesday, May 3
Spring Exams Begin Thursday, May 5   Thursday, May 4
Spring Exams End Wednesday, May 11   Wednesday, May 10
University Commencement Sunday, May 15   Sunday, May 14
Summer Session Begins Tuesday, May 31   Tuesday, May 30
Summer Session Ends Wednesday, August 17   Wednesday, August 16