Academic Calendar 2016 - 2017

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Fall 2016

Tuesday

Aug. 23

Last day to register or withdraw from the university without penalty

Wednesday

Aug. 24

Classes begin

 

Aug. 24 Sept. 09

Add/drop period (Registrar’s Office only)

Monday

Sept. 05

Labor Day (University Holiday)

Friday

Sept. 09

Official Census I date

Friday

Sept. 09

Last day to add or drop a course and receive a refund (Does not apply to students who drop to 0 hours)

Wednesday

Sept. 21

Last day to withdraw from the university and receive a partial refund (Census II)

Monday

Oct. 10

Last day to drop with an automatic “W”

Tuesday

Nov. 1

Advance registration for Spring 2017 for currently enrolled students

Thursday – Friday

Nov. 24 25

Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed)

Monday

Nov. 28

Classes resume

Wednesday

Nov. 30

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the university

Wednesday

Dec. 7

Last day of classes

Thursday

Dec. 8

First day of final exams

Wednesday

Dec. 14

Final grades due for graduates by 12 p.m. MST

Wednesday

Dec. 14

Fall semester ends

Friday

Dec. 16

4 p.m. MST, all final grades must be posted

Saturday

Dec. 17

Official diploma date

 

Spring 2017

Monday

Jan. 16

Last day to withdraw from the university without penalty

Monday

Jan. 16

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (University Holiday)

Tuesday

Jan. 17

Classes begin

 

Jan. 17 Feb. 01

Add/drop period (Registrar’s Office only)

Wednesday

Feb. 01

Last day to add/drop a course and receive a refund (Does not apply to students who drop to 0 hours)

Wednesday

Feb. 01

Official Census I date

Monday

Feb. 13

Last day to withdraw from the university and receive a partial refund (Census II)

Monday

Feb. 27

Las day to drop with an automatic W

 

March 6 10

Classes dismissed for Spring Break

Monday

March 13

Classes resume

Monday

Apr. 3

Advance registration for next term (Summer 2017) for currently enrolled students

Monday

May 01

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the university

Friday

May 05

Last day of classes

Monday

May 08

First day of finals

Wednesday

May 10

Final grades due for graduates by 12 p.m. MST

Friday

May 12

Spring semester ends

Saturday

May 13

Official diploma date

Monday

May 15

4 p.m. MST, all final grades must be posted

 

Full Summer 2017

Monday 

May 29 

Memorial Day Campus Closed 

Monday 

May 29 

Last day to register or withdraw from the university without a penalty 

Tuesday 

May 30 

Classes begin 

 

May 30 – June 14 

Add/drop period (Registrar’s Office only) 

Thursday 

June 1 

Advance registration for Fall 2017 for currently enrolled students 

Wednesday 

June 14 

Last day to add/drop a course and receive a refund (Does not apply to students who drop to 0 hours) 

Wednesday 

June 14 

Official Census I date 

Monday 

June 19 

Last day to withdraw from the university and receive a partial refund (Census II) 

Thursday 

June 29 

Last day to drop with an Automatic “W” 

Thursday 

Aug. 03 

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the university 

Wednesday 

Aug. 09 

Last day of classes 

Thursday 

Aug. 10 

First day of final exams 

Monday 

Aug. 14 

Final grades due for graduates by 12:00 p.m. MST 

Wednesday 

Aug. 16 

Full summer term ends 

Saturday 

Aug. 19 

Official diploma date 

Monday 

Aug. 21 

4 p.m. MST, all final grades must be posted