Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Note: This calendar does not apply to students enrolled in the Practical Nursing (PN) program. The PN program calendar can be found here.

2015-2016 Printable version (PDF)

2016-2017 Printable version (PDF)


2016 Spring Term

Sunday, January 17

New Student Orientation

Monday, January 18

Classes begin

Friday, January 29

Add/drop period ends

Monday, February 15

Early warnings due

Friday, February 19

Early warnings posted
Vacation begins after classes

Monday, February 29

Classes resume

Friday, March 11

Deadline for make-up of I grades from fall
Graduation applications due

Friday, March 25

Last day to drop with a W (60% point)

Monday, March 28

Student faculty evaluation period begins

Friday, April 1

Vacation begins after classes

Monday, April 11

Classes resume
Registration for summer and fall terms begins

Thursday, April 14

Honors Convocation

Monday, April 25

Late registration for summer and fall terms begins

Friday, May 6

Last day of classes
Student faculty evaluation period ends

Monday, May 9

Final exams and presentations week begins

Friday, May 13

Final exams and presentations week ends

Sunday, May 15

Final grades due

Tuesday, May 17

Final grades posted

Saturday, May 21 & Sunday May 22

Commencement

Tuesday, May 24

VAST Graduation

Fall 2016 Term

Saturday, August 20

Residence halls open for new students

Sunday, August 21

Residence halls open for returning students

Academic Day: first-year student advising/department meetings

Convocation

Monday, August 22

Classes begin for all students on all campuses

Late student registration for fall begins

Friday, September 2

Add/drop period ends

Monday, September 5

Labor Day: no classes

Monday, September 26

Early warnings due

Friday, September 30

Early warnings posted

Friday, October 7

Deadline for I grade from spring or summer

Vacation begins after classes

Monday, October 17

Classes resume

Saturday, October 29

Last day to drop with a W (60% point)

Monday, October 31

Student faculty evaluation period begins

Thursday, November 10

Registration for spring term begins

Friday, November 18

Thanksgiving recess begins after classes

Monday, November 28

Classes resume

Monday, December 5

Late registration for spring term begins

Monday, December 12

Last day of classes for term

Student faculty evaluation period ends

Tuesday, December 13

Final exams and presentations week begins

Saturday, December 17

Final exams and presentations week ends

Monday, December 19

Final grades due

2017 Spring Term

Sunday, January 15

Residence halls open

Monday, January 16

Classes begin

Friday, January 27

Add/drop period ends

Monday, February 13

Early warnings due

Friday, February 17

Early warnings posted

Vacation begins after classes

Monday, February 27

Classes resume

Friday, March 10

Deadline for I grade from spring or summer

Graduation applications due

Friday, March 24

Last day to drop with a W (60% point)

Monday, March 27

Registration for summer and fall begins

Student faculty evaluations begin

Thursday, March 30

Honors Convocation

Friday, March 31

Vacation begins after classes

Monday, April 10

Classes resume

Monday, April 17

Late registration for summer and fall begins

Friday, May 5

Last day of classes for term

Student faculty evaluation period ends

Monday, May 8

Final exams and presentations week begins

Friday, May 12

Final exams and presentations week ends

Sunday, May 14

Final grades due

Tuesday, May 16

Final grades posted

Saturday, May 20

Commencement

Sunday, May 21

Commencement

Tuesday, May 23

VAST graduation