Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Summer Term 2016

July 4MondayIndependence Day; classes do NOT meet
July 5TuesdayOrientation for APMPH and Accelerated MBA/MPH students
July 6WednesdaySummer session classes begin for APMPH and Accelerated MBA/MPH students
August 19FridayClasses end for APMPH and Accelerated MBA/MPH summer session

Fall Term 2016

August 22 - 30Monday-TuesdayOrientation week for incoming MPH students
August 31WednesdayFall term classes begin
September 2FridayFriday classes do NOT meet; Monday classes meet instead
September 5MondayLabor Day; classes do NOT meet
September 14WednesdayCourse registration and exemption deadline 
October 14FridayLast day to withdraw from a fall term course without the course appearing on the transcript
October 19 - 21Wednesday-FridayRegular classes do NOT meet 

October 24MondayClasses resume
November 18FridayNovember recess begins, 6:00 p.m.
November 28 MondayClasses resume
December 9FridayLast day to withdraw from a fall term course 
December 9FridayClasses end, 6:00 p.m.; Reading Period begins*
December 15ThursdayFinal examinations begin
December 21WednesdayFinal examinations end; Winter recess begins

Spring Term 2017

January 16MondayMartin Luther King Day (no classes)
January 17TuesdaySpring term classes begin
January 20    FridayFriday classes do NOT meet; Monday classes meet instead
January 31TuesdayCourse registration and exemption deadline
March 10FridayLast day to withdraw from a spring term course without the course appearing on the transcript
March 10FridaySpring recess begins, 6:00 p.m.
March 27MondayClasses resume
April 15Saturday

Submit MPH thesis to readers for grading (if required to complete a thesis).

April 28FridayLast day to withdraw from a spring term course 
April 28FridayClasses end, 6:00 p.m.; Reading Period begins*
May 4ThursdayFinal examinations begin
May 10WednesdayFinal examinations end
May 22MondayUniversity Commencement 
* Some classes may meet during Reading Period. 

Grading Calendar

August 26FridayFinal grades are due for summer session (APMPH/Accelerated MBA/MPH)
January 9MondayFinal grades are due for fall term (all students)
May 1MondayFinal THESIS grades are due to Registrar
May 12FridayFinal grades are due for spring term (all graduating students)
June 2FridayFinal grades are due for spring term (all returning students)