Important Dates

Advent Semester
August | September | October | November | December

Easter Semester
January | February | March | April | May

 

Advent Semester

AUGUST 2017

Aug. 16

Wednesday

Finding Your Place program students arrive

Aug. 26

Saturday

  • New student move-in
  • New student orientation begins

Aug. 28

Monday

Upperclass student move-in

Aug. 30

Wednesday

First day of classes

 

OCTOBER 2017

Oct. 6

Friday

Founders' Day Convocation

Oct. 6-8

Friday-Sunday

Family Weekend

Oct. 21-24

Saturday-Tuesday

Fall break

 

NOVEMBER 2017

Nov. 3-5

Friday-Sunday

Homecoming

Nov. 6

Monday

Thanksgiving break sign-up available

Nov. 13

Monday

January early arrival form available

Nov. 19

Sunday

Thanksgiving break sign-up due

Nov. 28

Tuesday

January early arrival form due

Nov. 22-27

Wednesday-Monday

Thanksgiving break

 

DECEMBER 2017

Dec. 2-3

Saturday-Sunday

Service of Lessons and Carols

Dec. 13

Wednesday

Last day of classes

Dec. 14

Thursday

Reading day

Dec. 15-20

Friday-Wednesday

Exam period

Dec. 21

Thursday

Residence halls close at noon

 

Easter Semester

JANUARY 2018

Jan. 14

Sunday

Residence halls re-open at 8 a.m.

Jan. 17

Tuesday

First day of classes

Jan. 19

Friday

Winter Convocation

 

FEBRUARY 2018

Feb. 26

Monday

Spring break sign-up available

 

MARCH 2018

Mar. 14

Wednesday

Spring break sign-up due

Mar. 15-25

Thursday-Sunday

Spring break

Mar. 30

Friday

  • Disabilities accommodations letters due for 2018-2019 housing accommodations
  • Off campus housing application available

 

APRIL 2018

Apr. TBD

Monday-Wednesday

Room selection

 

MAY 2018

May 2

Wednesday

Last day of classes

May 3-9

Thursday-Wednesday

Exam period

May 10

Thursday

Residence halls close at noon (freshmen & sophomores)

May 12

Saturday

Baccalaureate

May 13

Sunday

Commencement

May 14

Monday

Residence halls close at noon (juniors & seniors)