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Academic Calendars and Exam Schedule

Spring 2017

January 9 Registration and Drop/Add
January 9 Classes Begin (Day, Evening, Accelerated I & CAPS I)
January 13 Last Date to Register or Drop/Add Classes for Day, Evening, Accelerated I & CAPS I before 5 p.m.; Last Date to Receive Full Refund of Tuition if Withdrawing from CSU
January 16 Martin Luther King Holiday (Campus Closed)
January 17 All Classes Resume
January 20 Last Date for 25% Tuition Refund if Withdrawing from CSU before 5 p.m.; No Refund after this Date
January 30 Last Date to Withdraw from Accelerated I & CAPS I Classes with a grade of “W” before 5 p.m.
February 20 Last Date to Withdraw from Accelerated I & CAPS I Classes with a grade of “WP” or “WF” before 5 p.m.
February 26 CAPS I Classes End and Finals
February 27 Midterm
February 27 Accelerated I Classes End
March 2 Final Exams, Accelerated I
March 6-10 Spring Break
March 13 Classes Resume 
March 13 Accelerated II & CAPS II Classes Begin
March 17                     Last Date to Receive a Grade of “W” in Day and Regular Evening Classes before 5 p.m.
March 17 Last Date to Register or Drop/Add Accelerated II & CAPS II Classes before 5 p.m.; Last Date to Receive a Full Tuition Refund if Withdrawing from CSU before 5 p.m. (Accelerated II Only)
March 20-24 Advisement and Preregistration for Seniors and Juniors starts at 8 a.m.
March 23 Last Date for Refund of 25% Tuition if Withdrawing from CSU before 5 p.m. (Accelerated II Only)
March 27-31 Advisement and Preregistration for Sophomores starts at 8 a.m.
March 30 Last Date to Withdraw from an Accelerated II and CAPS (DOM) II with a Grade of “W” before 5 p.m.
April 3-13 Advisement and Preregistration for Freshman starts at 8 a.m.
April 7 Last Date to Apply for Summer and Fall Graduation
April 14 Good Friday, Holiday (Campus Closed)
April 17 All Classes Resume
April 19 Last Date to Withdraw from Day, Regular, Evening, Accelerated II or CAPS II Classes with a Grade of “WP” or “WF” before 5 p.m.
April 25 Day and Evening Classes End (Accelerated II and CAPS II continues)
April 26 Reading Day for all Day Classes
April 26 Final Exams for Wednesday classes that start at 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.
April 27-May 2 Final Exams; Day and Regular Evening Classes
April 30 CAPS II Classes End and Final Exams
May 1 Final Exams, Accelerated II
May 6

Commencement 10 a.m.

SPRING 2017 EXAM SCHEDULE


Summer 2017

Maymester 2017 (83)

May 8       Registration, Classes Begin

May 9       Final Date to Register or Drop/Add a Class; Last Date to Receive a Refund if Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date

May 12      Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

May 26      Classes End and Final Exams

Extended Maymester 2017 (88) 

May 8         Registration, Classes Begin

May 12       Final Date to Register or Drop/Add; Last Date to Receive a Refund if  Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date                

June 15       Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

July 4          Independence Day Observance - Holiday (Campus Closed)

August 4     Classes End and Final Exams

CAPS & Science Summer I 2017 (81)

May 8         Registration, Classes Begin

May 10        Last Date to Register or Drop/Add; Last Date to Receive a Refund if  Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date

May 26        Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

June 23-25   Classes End and Final Exams

Summer Session I 2017 (86)

May 29        Registration, Classes Begin

May 31        Last Date to Register or Drop/Add a Class; Last Date to Receive a Refund if Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date.

June 8          Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

June 28-30   Classes End and Final Exams (exam given on last day of class)

MED Summer I 2017 (84)

June 5           Registration, Classes Begin

June 6           Last Date to Register or Drop/Add; Last Date to Receive a Refund if Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date.

June 15          Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

June 29          Classes End and Final Exams

Bridge Summer Academy 2017 (89)

June 12          Registration, Classes Begin

June 16          Last Date to Register or Drop/Add; Last Date to Receive a Refund if Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date.

July 4             Independence Day Observance- Holiday (Campus Closed)

August 4        Classes End and Final Exams

CAPS & Science Session II 2017 (82)

June 26          Registration, Classes Begin

June 28          Last Date to Register or Drop/Add a Class; Last Date to Receive a Refund if Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date.

July 4              Independence Day Observance- Holiday (Campus Closed)

July 15             Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

August 11-13    Classes End and Final Exams

Summer Session II 2017 (87)

July 3   Registration, Classes Begin

July 4   Independence Day Observance- Holiday (Campus Closed)

July 6   Last Date to Register or Drop/Add a Class; Last Date to Receive a Refund if Dropping a Class.  No Refund after This Date.

July 17  Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

August 2-4   Classes End and Final Exams (exam given on last day of class)

MED Summer II 2017 (85)

July 10         Registration, Classes Begin

July 11          Last Date to Register or Drop/Add a Class; Last Date to Receive a Refund if Dropping A Class.  No Refund after This Date.

July 19          Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

August 1       Classes End and Final Exams


Fall Semester 2017

August 17                 Fall Faculty Kickoff

August 18-20             New Student & Freshman Orientation

August 21                  Registration and Drop/Add - All Students

August 21                  Classes Begin (Day, Evening, Accelerated I & CAPS I)

August 25                  Last Date to Register or Drop/Add Classes for Day, Evening, Accelerated I & CAPS I before 5:00 p.m.; Last Date to Receive Full Refund of Tuition if Withdrawing from CSU

August 31                 Last Date for 25% Tuition Refund if Withdrawing from CSU before 5:00 p.m.; No Refund after this Date

September 7             Last Date to Withdraw from an Accelerated I & CAPS I Classes with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

October 5                 Accelerated I Classes End

October 6                 Midterm

October 8                 CAPS I Classes End and Finals

October 9-10             Fall Break

October 11                Day and Evening Classes Resume

October 12                Final Exams, Accelerated I

October 13                Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” in Day and Regular Evening Classes before 5:00 p.m.

October 16                Accelerated II & CAPS II Begins

October 16-20            Advisement and Preregistration for Seniors and Juniors starts at 8:00 a.m.

October 20                Last Date to Register or Drop/Add Accelerated II & CAPS II before 5:00 p.m.; Last Date to Receive a Full Tuition Refund if Withdrawing from CSU before 5:00 p.m. (Accelerated and CAPS II only)

October 23-27            Advisement and Preregistration for Sophomores starts at 8:00 a.m.

October 26                Last Date for 25% Tuition Refund if Withdrawing from CSU before 5:00 p.m. (Accelerated and CAPS II only)                                                                   

Oct. 30-Nov. 10          Advisement and Preregistration for Freshman starts at 8:00 a.m.

November 2                Last Date to Withdraw from an Accelerated II & CAPS II Class with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

November 3                Last Date to Apply for Spring Graduation                                                    

November 22               Thanksgiving Holidays- No Classes

November 23-24         Thanksgiving Holidays – Campus Closed

November 27              Classes Resume

December 1                Day and Regular Evening Classes End (Accelerated II & CAPS II continues)

December 3                CAPS II Classes End and Finals

December 4                Accelerated II Classes End

December 4-8             Final Exams, Day and Regular Evening Classes

December 7                Final Exams, Accelerated II


Spring Semester 2018

January 8               Registration and Drop/Add

January 8               Classes Begin (Day, Evening, Accelerated I & CAPS I)

January 12              Last Date to Register or Drop/Add Classes for Day, Evening, Accelerated I & CAPS I before 5:00 p.m.; Last Date to Receive Full Refund of Tuition if Withdrawing from CSU

January 15              Martin Luther King, Holiday (Campus Closed)

January 16              All Classes Resume

January 19              Last Date for 25% Tuition Refund if Withdrawing from CSU before 5:00 p.m.; No Refund after this Date

January 29              Last Date to Withdraw from Accelerated I & CAPS I with a grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

February 25             CAPS I Classes End and Finals

February 26             Midterm

February 26             Accelerated I Classes End

March 1                  Final Exams, Accelerated I

March 5-9                Spring Break

March 12                 Classes Resume

March 12                  Accelerated II & CAPS II Classes Begin

March 16                  Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” in Day and Regular Evening Classes before 5:00 p.m.

March 16                 Last Date to Register or Drop/Add Accelerated II & CAPS II classes before 5:00 p.m.; Last Date to Receive a Full Tuition Refund if Withdrawing from CSU before 5:00 p.m. (Accelerated II only)

March 19-23             Advisement and Preregistration for Seniors and Juniors starts at 8:00 a.m.

March 22                  Last Date for Refund of 25% Tuition if Withdrawing from CSU before 5:00 p.m. (Accelerated II only)

March 26- 29            Advisement and Preregistration for Sophomores starts at 8:00 a.m.

March 29                  Last Date to Withdraw from an Accelerated II & CAPS II Class with a Grade of “W” before 5:00 p.m.

March 30                   Good Friday, Holiday (Campus Closed)  

April 2                        All Classes Resume

April 2-April 13          Advisement and Preregistration for Freshman starts at 8:00 a.m.

April 6                      Last Date to Apply for Summer and Fall Graduation

April 24                     Day & Evening Classes End (Accelerated II & CAPS II continues)

April 26-May 1          Final Exams; Day and Regular Evening Classes

April 29                      CAPS II Classes End and Final Exams

April 30                       Final Exams, Accelerated II

May 5                         Commencement 10:00 a.m.

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