Academics

Fall 2016 Academic Calendar

Monday-Tuesday

August 15-16, 2016

Official Registration

Wednesday

August 17, 2016

First Day of Class

Friday

August 26, 2016

End Drop/Add

Saturday

August 27, 2016

Withdrawal Period Begins

Monday

September 5, 2016

Labor Day

Thursday  

September 15th, 2016

OPENING CONVOCATION 

Monday-Friday

October 3-7, 2016

Mid-term Week

Monday-Friday

October 31 -November 4, 2016

Academic Advising Week

Monday

November 7, 2016

Web Registration for J-Mester & Spr. 2016

Friday

November 18, 2016

Last Day to Withdraw from a class

Thursday-Friday

November 24 - 25, 2016

Thanksgiving Holiday

** College Closes at 12:00 Noon Wednesday November 23rd, 2016**

Monday 

November 28, 2016   Classes Resume 

Wednesday

November 30, 2016

Last Day of Classes

Thursday-Friday

December 1 - 2, 2016

Reading Period

Monday-Friday

December 5 - 9, 2016

Final Examinations

Friday

December 9, 2016

Semester Ends

Friday   December 9, 2016  Registration for J-Mester Ends and Payment Due 

Tuesday

December 13, 2016

All Final Grades due by Noon

School Closed at 12:00 noon December 22, 2016 and will Reopen on January 2, 2017

Offices may close to allow faculty and staff to attend Opening Convocation and Founder’s Day Convocation, Offices shall reopen immediately following these Convocations

All Classes are Monday-Friday January Semester (J-Mester) 2017

J-Mester 2017 

Sunday January 1, 2017 New Years Day
Monday January 2, 2017   J-Mester Classes Begin  
Sunday January 6, 2017 End Week 1 Courses, Two Week Courses Continue 
Friday Saturday January 13, 2017   J-Mester Classes End
Saturday  January 14, 2017  J-Mester Concludes
Tuesday January 17, 2017   All J-Mester Final Grades Due by Noon  

Spring Semester 2017 

Monday-Tuesday January 16-17, 2017 Official Registration
     
Monday January 16, 2017 MLK Holiday
     
Wednesday January 18, 2017 First Day of Class
     
Friday January 27, 2017 End of Add/Drop Period
     
Thursday February 16th 2017 FOUNDER'S DAY CONVOCATION
     
Monday-Friday March 6-10, 2017 MidTerm Week
     
Monday-Friday March 13-17, 2017 Spring Break
     
Monday March 20, 2017 Classes Resume at 8:00 am
     
Monday-Friday April 3-7, 2017 Academic Advisement Week
     
Monday April 10, 2017 Web Registration Begins for Fall 201709
     
Friday April 14th 2017 Good Friday
     
Friday April 21, 2017 Last Day to Withdraw
     
Wednesday May 3, 2017 Last Day of Class
     
Thursday-Friday May 4-5, 2017 Reading Period
     
Thursday-Friday May 4-5, 2017 Senior Final Exams
     
Wednesday May 10, 2017 Senior Grades Due by 5:00 pm
     
Monday-Friday May 8-12, 2017 Final Examinations
     
Monday-Friday May 8-12, 2017 Senior Week
     
Tuesday May 16, 2017 All Final Grades Due By Noon
     
Saturday May 20, 2017 Baccalaureate Service
     
Sunday May 21, 2017 Commencement Exercises