Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Undergraduate students from the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, and Education share a common academic calendar and finals schedule.

2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Calendar (PDF)   

2024-2025 Undergraduate Academic Calendar                 

Projected Instructional Calendar 2023-2030 

2024 Spring Semester

January

Jan. 25 New Student Orientation 
Jan. TBA International Student Orientation
Jan. 29 First day of Spring courses
February
Feb. 2 Last day for New Student Registration
Feb. 2 Last day to add 1st-half-semester courses
Feb. 2 Last day to drop 1st-half-semester courses with no record
Feb. 9 Last day to add full-semester courses
Feb. 9 Last day to drop full-semester courses with no record
Feb. 27 Last day to withdraw from 1st-half-semester courses
March
March 11 Last day of 1st-half-semester courses
March 12-13 Final Exams for 1st-half-semester courses
March 14 First day of 2nd-half-semester courses
March 20 Last day to add 2nd-half-semester courses
March 20 Last day to drop 2nd-half-semester courses with no record
March 25-29 Spring Break (no courses held)
April
April 1 Advising for current students begins for Summer Term and Fall Semester
April 12 Last day to withdraw from full-semester courses
April 19 Advising for current students for Summer Term and Fall Semester ends
April 19 Last day to withdraw from 2nd-half-semester courses
April 24 Senior Projects Day (no courses held)
May
May 7 Last day of courses
May 8 Reading Day
May 9-11 Final Exams 
May 13-14 Final Exams
May 18 Commencement
2024 Summer Term  (Course dates vary throughout the summer term.  Check BoxerOnline for details)

Summer Holidays

May 27 Memorial Day (no courses held)
June 19 Juneteenth (no courses held)
July 4 Independence Day (no courses held)

2024 Fall Semester

August
August TBD Optional Voyage trips for new students
August TBD International Student Orientation
August 22 New Student Orientation
August 23 Convocation
August 26 First day of Fall courses
August 30 Last day for New Student Registration
August 30 Last day to add 1st-half-semester courses
August 30 Last day to drop 1st-half-semester courses with no record
September
September 2 Labor Day (no course held)
September 9 Last day to add full-semester courses
September 9 Last day to drop full-semester courses with no record
September 29 Last day to withdraw from 1st-half-semester courses
October
October 4 Fall Break (no course held)
October 7 Advising for current students begin for Winter term and Spring Semester
October 11 Last day of 1st-half-semester courses
October 14-15 Final examinations for 1st-half-semester courses
October 15 First day of 2nd-half-semester courses
October 21 Last day to add 2nd-half-semester courses
October 21 Last day to drop 2nd-half-semester courses with no record
November
November 1 Last day to withdraw from full-semester courses
November 1 Advising for current students ends for Winter Term and Spring Semester
November 11 Veteran's Day (no course held)
November 14 Last day to withdraw from 2nd-half-semester courses
November 27-29 Thanksgiving Holiday (no courses held)
December
December 3 Last day of courses
December 4 Reading Day
December 5-6 Final Examinations
December 9-11 Final Examinations
Historical Calendars

2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Calendar (PDF)   

2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Calendar (PDF)

2020-2021 Academic Calendar - REVISED | 2020-2021 Finals Schedule
2019-2020 Academic Calendar
2018-2019 Academic Calendar
2017-2018 Academic Calendar