Academic Calendar

The academic year consists of two semesters, each approximately 16 weeks in length and one summer term. Classes are generally scheduled on a five-day week. The university offers an extensive selection of late afternoon and evening classes.

Fall Semester 2023

Date Event
Monday, August 28 Weekday classes begin
Monday, September 4 Labor Day (no classes)
Thursday, October 19-Friday, October 20 Fall Break (no classes)
Friday, October 20 Mid-Semester
Wednesday-Sunday, November 23-26 Thanksgiving Vacation (no classes)
Monday, December 11-Friday, December 15 Final Exams

Spring Semester 2024

Date Event
Monday, January 15 Weekday Classes Begin
Friday, March 8 Mid-Semester
Monday, March 11 – Friday, March 15 Spring Break (no classes)
Thursday (5:00 PM)-Monday, March 28-April 1 Easter Vacation (no classes)
Monday, April 29-Friday, May 3 Final exams
Saturday, May 4 Commencement Ceremonies

Summer Term 2024

Date Event
Monday, May 6 Term begins
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day (no classes)
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day observed (no classes)
Friday, August 23 Term Ends