Undergraduate Bulletin

Academics

Academic Calendar

Arts, Sciences and Engineering*

*Eastman School of Music and School of Nursing Calendars differ slightly.

Fall Semester 2015
August 31 (Monday)Classes begin at the College.
September 21 (Monday)Last date for students in the College to add 4-credit independent study courses.
September 28 (Monday)Last date for students in the College to have courses deleted from current program.
Last date for students in the College to add courses.
October 5 – 6Fall term break (Monday and Tuesday).
October 7 (Wednesday)Classes resume.
October 26 – 30Undergraduate program advising in the College.
November 2 (Monday)Undergraduate registration begins.
November 16 (Monday)Last day to declare S/F or withdraw from courses for undergraduates in Arts, Sciences, and Engineering.
November 25 (Wednesday)Thanksgiving recess begins at noon.
November 30 (Monday)Classes resume.
December 3 (Thursday)Last date for first-semester freshmen and transfer students in the College to declare the S/F option.
December 11 (Friday)Classes end.
December 12 (Saturday)Reading period begins at close of classes (optional by college or school offering course).
December 14 (Monday)Reading period ends.
December 15 – 20Final examinations.
December 20 (Sunday)Winter recess begins at end of examinations.
Spring Semester 2016
January 13 (Wednesday)Classes begin at the College.
January 18 (Monday)Martin Luther King Day (observed). No classes.
February 2 (Tuesday)Last date for students in the College to add 4-credit independent study courses.
February 9 (Tuesday)Last date for students in the College to have courses deleted from current program.
Last date for students in the College to add courses.
March 5 (Saturday)Spring recess begins.
March 14 (Monday)Classes resume.
March 28 – April 1Undergraduate program advising in the College.
April 4 (Monday)Undergraduate registration begins.
April 5 (Tuesday)Last day to declare S/F or withdraw from courses for undergraduates in Arts, Sciences, and Engineering.
April 19 (Tuesday)Last date for first-semester freshmen and transfer students in the College to declare the S/F option.
April 27 (Wednesday)Classes end.
April 28 (Thursday)Reading period begins at close of classes (optional by college or school offering course).
May 1 (Sunday)Reading period ends.
May 2 – 9Final examinations.
May 13 – 15Commencement Weekend.
Summer 2016
May 16 – August 5Full summer session (12 weeks).
May 16 – June 10First four-week session.
May 16 – June 24First six-week session.
May 30 (Monday)Memorial Day observed. No classes.
June 27 – July 22Second four-week session.
June 27 – August 5Second six-week session.
July 4 (Monday)Independence Day observed. No classes.
Fall Semester 2016
August 31 (Wednesday)Classes begin.
September 21 (Wednesday)Last date for students in the College to add 4-credit independent study courses.
September 28 (Wednesday)Last date for students in the College to have courses deleted from current program.
October 17 – 18Fall term break (Monday and Tuesday).
October 19 (Wednesday)Classes resume.
October 31 – November 4Undergraduate program advising in the College.
November 7 (Monday)Undergraduate registration begins.
November 17 (Thursday)Last day to declare S/F or withdraw from courses for undergraduates in Arts, Sciences, and Engineering.
November 23 (Wednesday)Thanksgiving recess begins at noon.
November 28 (Monday)Classes resume.
December 5 (Monday)Last date for first-semester freshmen and transfer students in the College to declare the S/F option.
December 13 (Tuesday)Classes end.
December 7 (Wednesday)Reading period begins (optional by college or school offering course).
December 16 (Friday)Reading period ends.
December 17 – 22Final examinations.
December 22 (Thursday)Winter recess begins at end of examinations.
Spring Semester 2017
January 18 (Wednesday)Classes begin at the College.
February 7 (Tuesday)Last date for students in the College to add 4-credit independent study courses.
February 14 (Tuesday)Last date for students in the College to have courses deleted from current program.
Last date for students in the College to add courses.
March 11 (Saturday)Spring recess begins.
March 20 (Monday)Classes resume.
March 27 – 31Undergraduate program advising in the College.
April 3 (Monday)Undergraduate registration begins.
April 11 (Tuesday)Last day to declare S/F or withdraw from courses for undergraduates in Arts, Sciences, and Engineering.
April 25 (Tuesday)Last date for first-semester freshmen and transfer students in the College to declare the S/F option.
May 3 (Wednesday)Classes end.
May 4 (Thursday)Reading period begins at close of classes (optional by college or school offering course).
May 7 (Sunday)Reading period ends.
May 8 – 15Final examinations.
May 19 – 21Commencement Weekend.
Summer 2017
May 22 – August 11Full summer session (12 weeks).
May 22 – June 16First four-week session.
May 22 – June 30First six-week session.
May 29 (Monday)Memorial Day observed. No classes.
July 3 – 28Second four-week session.
July 4 (Tuesday)Independence Day observed. No classes.
July 3 – August 11Second six-week session.