Academic Calendar 2017-2018

SUMMER TERM 2017
July 3MondayOrientation for APMPH and Accelerated MBA/MPH students
July 4TuesdayIndependence Day; classes do NOT meet
July 5WednesdaySummer session classes begin for APMPH and Accelerated MBA/MPH students
August 18FridayClasses end for APMPH and Accelerated MBA/MPH summer session
FALL TERM 2017
August 21 - 25Monday - FridayOrientation week for incoming MPH students
August 30WednesdayFall term classes begin
September 1FridayFriday classes do NOT meet; Monday classes meet instead
September 4MondayLabor Day; classes do NOT meet
September 13WednesdayCourse registration and exemption deadline 
October 13FridayLast day to withdraw from a fall term course without the course appearing on the transcript
October 18 - 20Wednesday - FridayOctober recess; classes do NOT meet 
October 23MondayClasses resume
November 17FridayNovember recess begins, 6:00 p.m.
November 27MondayClasses resume
December 8FridayLast day to withdraw from a fall term course 
December 8FridayClasses end, 6:00 p.m.; Reading Period begins*
December 14ThursdayFinal examinations begin
December 20WednesdayFinal examinations end; Winter recess begins
SPRING TERM 2018
January 15MondayMartin Luther King Day (no classes)
January 16TuesdaySpring term classes begin
January 30TuesdayCourse registration and exemption deadline
March 9FridayLast day to withdraw from a spring term course without the course appearing on the transcript
March 9FridaySpring recess begins, 6:00 p.m.
March 26MondayClasses resume
April 27FridayLast day to withdraw from a spring term course 
April 27FridayClasses end, 6:00 p.m.; Reading Period begins*
May 3ThursdayFinal examinations begin
May 9WednesdayFinal examinations end
May 21MondayUniversity Commencement 
GRADING CALENDAR
August 25FridayFinal grades are due for summer session                  (APMPH/Accelerated MBA/MPH)
January 8MondayFinal grades are due for fall term (all students)
May 1TuesdayFinal THESIS grades are due to Registrar
May 14MondayFinal grades are due for spring term (all graduating students)
June 1FridayFinal grades are due for spring term (all returning students)
* Some classes may meet during Reading Period.