Academic Calendar

2016-17 Academic Year

Fall 2016

EventDate
Orientation for new JD StudentsWednesday, August 17 – Friday, August 19
Classes BeginMonday, August 22
Last Day to Add/Drop Courses (without W grade)Friday, August 26
Labor Day (No Classes)Monday, September 5
Spring Registration BeginsWednesday, October 19
Last Day to WithdrawFriday, November 11
Thanksgiving Break (no classes)Wednesday, November 23 – Sunday, November 27
Make-Up Day for Labor DayMonday, November 28
Make-Up Day for ThanksgivingTuesday, November 29 – December 1
Last Day of ClassesThursday, December 1
Reading DaysFriday December 2, and Monday, December 5-6
Final ExamsWednesday, December 7 – Wednesday, December 21

Spring 2017

EventDate
Classes BeginMonday, January 9
Last Day to Add/Drop Courses (without W grade)Friday, January 13
MLK Jr. Day Holiday (No classes)Monday, January 16
Fall Registration BeginsWednesday, March 6
Spring Break (No classes)Saturday, March 11 – Sunday, March 19
Classes ResumeMonday, March 20
Last Day to WithdrawTuesday, April 4
Last Day of ClassesMonday, April 24
Reading DaysTuesday, April 25-27
Final ExamsFriday, April 28 – Thursday, May 11
CommencementSaturday, May 13