Academic Calendar for 2017-2018

  • The academic calendar is the best resource to discover the most important dates such as when classes begin, exam schedules, holiday information and more.


    SUMMER 2017


    Monday, May 22- SCS Summer Semester and Summer Session I begins
    Monday, May 29- Memorial Day – NO CLASSES – Administrative offices closed
    June 26-27(Monday – Tuesday)- New Student Orientation #1
    June 29-30 (Thursday – Friday)- New Student Orientation #2
    Thursday, June 29- SCS Summer Session I ends
    Tuesday, July 4- July 4th Holiday – Administrative offices closed
    Monday, July 10- SCS Summer Session II begins
    July 13-14 (Thursday – Friday)- New Student Orientation #3
    Thursday, August 17- SCS Summer Semester and Summer Session II ends

    FALL SEMESTER 2017


    Thursday, August 31- NEW International Students arrive for Check-In
    Friday, September 1- International Student Orientation begins; New Arch Students arrive for Check-In; Arch Orientation begins
    Monday, September 4- Labor Day - NEW students arrive for Check-In; Bulldog Bash begins; RETURNING students arrive for Check-In
    Tuesday, September 5- Day and SCS classes begin (Semester and Quarter One)
    Monday, September 18- President’s Cup Golf Tournament

    Saturday, September 23- Homecoming for Alumni & Families (including PresPac Meeting)
    Monday, October 9- Columbus Day – NO CLASSES – Administrative offices closed
    Saturday, October 14- Discover Dean Day
    Saturday, October 21- Last day of Quarter One courses
    Monday, October 23- Mid-semester; Quarter Two courses begin
    Friday, November 10- Veterans Day Ceremony; Discover Dean Day
    Tuesday, November 14- Monitoring Round #4 due by 8 am; Mid-term grades due for Quarter Two courses
    Tuesday, November 21- At the conclusion of Tuesday classes, Thanksgiving holiday begins and residence halls close
    Sunday, November 26- Residence halls re-open at noon
    Monday, November 27- Day and SCS classes resume
    Friday, December 8- Last day of Day classes 
    Saturday, December 9- Last day of SCS Semester and Quarter Two classes
    December 11–14- Finals Week; Residents must vacate room two hours after their last final (Monday – Thursday)


    WINTER INTERSESSION 2018


    Wednesday, December 20- SCS Intersession Online courses begin
    Tuesday, January 8- SCS Intersession face-to-face courses begin
    Friday, January 12- SCS Intersession all courses end


    SPRING SEMESTER 2018


    Friday, January 12- NEW international students Check-In for Orientation
    Monday, January 15- Martin Luther King Day – The College will be open on this day. Residence halls re-open; New Student Orientation begins
    Tuesday, January 16- Day and SCS classes begin (Semester and Quarter Three)
    Monday, February 19- Presidents’ Day – NO CLASSES – Administrative offices closed  
    Friday, March 2- Last day of Quarter Three Day classes; at the conclusion of Friday classes, Spring vacation begins
    and residence halls close
    Saturday, March 3- Last day of Quarter Three SCS classes; SCS vacation begins at the conclusion of Saturday classes
    Sunday, March 11- Residence halls re-open at noon
    Monday, March 12- Quarter Four classes begin; Day and SCS Semester classes resume 
    Saturday, March 17- Discover Dean Day 
    Saturday, April 14- Accepted Student Day 
    Monday, April 16- Patriot's Day – NO CLASSES – Administrative offices closed. Snow Make-up Day if necessary  
    Friday, April 27- Last day of Day classes
    Saturday, April 28- Last day of SCS Semester and Quarter Four courses
    April 30-May 3 Finals Week-; Non-graduating resident students must vacate their room three hours (Monday – Thursday) after their last final
    Thursday, May 3- Last day of Spring semester
    Friday, May 4- Graduating Student & Family Reception
    Saturday, May 5- Commencement - 11:00 am


    SUMMER 2018


    Monday, May 21- SCS Summer Semester and Summer Session I begins
    Monday, May 28- Memorial Day – NO CLASSES – Administrative offices closed
    June 25-26(Monday – Tuesday)- New Student Orientation #1
    June 28-29 (Thursday – Friday)- New Student Orientation #2
    Thursday, June 28- SCS Summer Session I ends
    Tuesday, July 4- July 4th Holiday – Administrative offices closed
    Monday, July 9- SCS Summer Session II begins
    July 12-13 (Thursday – Friday)- New Student Orientation #3
    Thursday, August 16- SCS Summer Semester and Summer Session II ends

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