The University calendar covers four years to help faculty, staff, students and their parents plan for the beginning and ending semester dates, and significant academic dates along with fall, winter and spring breaks.

This calendar also includes the dates for Homecoming, Reunion, Family Weekend, Commencement and other special events and some religious holidays.

Upcoming Dates

  • New Student Orientation is Aug. 16-20.
  • CLASSES BEGIN on Monday, Aug. 21.
  • Last day to drop/add (2-week period) is Friday, Sept. 1
  • Classes are in session on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 4.
  • Family Weekend is Sept. 22 - 24.
  • Fall break begins at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6; ends at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11
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