Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Adult Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

[Note: Academic calendar information for students enrolled in traditional undergraduate courses can be found in the traditional undergraduate catalog.]

Fall Semester 2016

Aug. 25

Convocation

Aug. 29

First day of classes

Sept. 5

Labor Day—University closed

Sept. 6

Last day to add/drop a class for the traditional semester.

Oct. 10 - Oct. 11

Fall Break

Oct. 12

Yom KippurUniversity closed

Nov. 23 - 27

Thanksgiving holidayUniversity closed

Dec. 19

Winter Commencement

Dec. 24 - 25

University closed

Dec. 31 - Jan. 1

University closed

Winterim 2017

Jan. 2

Winterim begins

Jan. 16

Martin Luther King Day - University closed

Jan. 22

Winterim ends

Spring Semester 2017

Jan. 23

First day of classes

Mar. 13-19

Spring Break

Apr. 14 - 16

Easter holiday - University closed

May 15

Baccalaureate

May 16

Nurses' Pinning

May 17

GPS Commencement

May 18

Undergraduate (Traditional) Commencement

May 29

Memorial Day - University closed

Summer Semester 2017

Summer sessions will be held between May and August. Multiple sessions are available. Please consult the Summer Schedule of Classes for details on the sessions and classes available or contact the Registrar’s Office at 443-334-2206