Academic Calendar

Find important dates for class registration and withdrawal, holiday breaks, graduation and final exams.

Fall 2017-Spring 2018

  • Traditional classes begin – Aug. 24, Thursday
  • Last day for late registration – Aug. 30, Wednesday
  • Labor Day, no classes – Sept. 4, Monday
  • Spiritual Emphasis Week – Sept. 11-15
  • Last day to withdraw from first 7-week classes – Sept. 27, Wednesday
  • Service Day – Oct. 3, Tuesday
  • Fall Break – Oct. 12-13, Thursday-Friday
  • Second half of semester begins – Oct. 16, Monday
  • Last day to register for second 7-week classes – Oct. 20, Friday
  • Registration for spring semester begins – Oct. 23, Monday
  • Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes – Nov. 3, Friday
  • Last day to withdraw from second 7-week classes – Nov. 17, Friday
  • Thanksgiving Break – Nov. 22-24, Wednesday-Friday
  • Last day of classes – Dec. 8, Friday
  • Final examinations – Dec. 11-14, Monday-Thursday
  • Semester ends – Dec. 14, Thursday
  • Traditional classes begin – Jan. 11, Thursday
  • Martin Luther King Day – Jan. 15, Monday (No classes 1-6 p.m.)
  • Last day for late registration – Jan. 17, Wednesday
  • World Christian Action Conference – Jan 22-26, Monday, Wednesday, Friday
  • Last day to withdraw from first 7-week classes – Feb. 14, Wednesday
  • Spring Break – March 5-9, Monday-Friday
  • Second half of semester begins – March 12, Monday
  • Last day to register for 2nd 7-week classes – March 16, Friday
  • Registration for fall semester begins – March 19, Monday
  • Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes – March 23, Friday
  • Deeper Life Series – March 26-28 (Mon. and Wed. -10 a.m., Tues 11 a.m., Mon. and Tues. -8 p.m.)
  • Easter Break –March 29-30, Thursday-Friday
  • Last day to withdraw from second 7-week classes – April 13, Friday
  • Last day of classes – April 27, Friday
  • Final examinations – April 30-May 3, Monday-Thursday
  • Graduation – May 5, Saturday
  • 2018 Summer Session
  • May 7 - August 10