ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2015 – 2017

Some dates are subject to change. Refer to semester schedule of classes for recent changes related to holiday observances, registration deadlines, and commencement ceremonies. This is not to be construed as an employee work calendar. For purposes of degree evaluation, the academic year is defined as Fall, Spring and Summer semesters.

Applications will be accepted for entry into programs until capacity is reached up to the beginning of the semester

 

Fall Semester of  2016

New Student Orientation August 22
Registration (2 weeks before semester begin) Aug 22 – 26
Semester Start (First day of classes for all students) September 5
Last day to add classes without penalty and courses beginning recorded (2 weeks after classes start) September 19
Last day of refund of tuition paid of pro rata. (Beginning of 10th  week of semester) November 7
Continuing students schedule classes for next semester (2 weeks before final exam weeks) Nov 28 – Dec 2
Final Examination (15TH week) Dec 12 – Dec 16
Last Day of Semester Dec 11

 

Winter Session of  2016

New Student Orientation December 19
Registration (2 weeks before semester begin) Dec 19 – 23
Semester Start (First day of classes for all students) January 9
Last day to add classes without penalty and courses beginning recorded (2 weeks after classes start) January 23
Last day of refund of tuition paid of pro rata. (Beginning of 5th  week of semester) January 30
Continuing Students schedule classes for next semester (2 weeks before final exam weeks) Jan 30 – Feb 3
Final Examination Feb 13 – 17

 

Spring Semester of  2017

New Student Orientation February 13
Registration (2 weeks before semester begin) February 13 -17
Semester Start (First day of classes for all students) February 27
Last day to add classes without penalty and courses beginning recorded (2 weeks after classes start) March 6
Last day of refund of tuition paid of pro rata. (Beginning of 10th  week of semester) May 1
Continuing Students schedule classes for next semester (2 weeks before final exam weeks) May 29 – June 2
Final Examination (15th week) June 5 – 9

 

Summer Session of  2017

New Student Orientation June 5
Registration (2 weeks before semester begin) June 5 – 9
Semester Start (First day of classes for all students) June 19
Last day to add classes without penalty and courses beginning recorded (2 weeks after classes start) July 3
Last day of refund of tuition paid of pro rata. (Beginning of 8th  week of semester) July 24
Continuing students schedule classes for next semester (2 weeks before final exam weeks) July 31 – Aug 4
Final Examination Week Aug 7 – 11

 

Fall Semester of  2017

New Student Orientation August 21
Registration (2 weeks before semester begin) Aug 21 – 25
Semester Start (First day of classes for all students) September 5
Last day to add classes without penalty and courses beginning recorded (2 weeks after classes start) September 18
Last day of refund of tuition paid of pro rata. (Beginning of 10th  week of semester) Nov 4
Continuing students schedule classes for next semester (2 weeks before final exam weeks) Nov 27 – Dec 1
Final Examination (15TH week) Dec 11 – Dec 15

 

School Holiday 2016 2017 2018
New Year January 1 January 1 January 1
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Day January 18 January 16 January 16
President’s Day February 15 February 20 February 19
Easter recess March 21 ~ 25 April 10 ~ 14 April 2 ~ 7
Memorial Day May 30 May 29 May 28
Independence Day July 4 July 4 July 4
Labor Day September 5 September 4 September 3
Veteran’s Day November 11 November 11 November 12
Thanksgiving Day November 21~25 November 20~24 November 19~23
Christmas Day December 25 December 25 December 25