Academic Calendar

2017 - 2018 Traditional Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Fall 2017 Semester

August
18 Residence halls open for new students
18 Clearance/Orientation for new students
20 Residence halls open for returning students
21 Instruction begins
21 Opening Service (10:30 am – CU Arena)
25 Last day to add a class without instructor approval
September
1 Last day to add a class with instructor approval
1 Last day to drop a class without record of enrollment
4 Labor Day holiday (no classes – offices closed)
5 Census Report
15 Deadline to apply for Fall 2017 graduation
October
2 Advising appointments (thru November 10)
12-13 Mid-semester break (no classes)
November
10 Last day to withdraw from class with “W”
12-15 Spring 2018 semester priority registration
20-24 Thanksgiving Break (no classes – offices closed Nov. 23-24)
December
1 First deadline to apply for Spring 2018 graduation
11-15 Final exam week
16 Fall Commencement activities
19 Semester grades due in MyRecords (end of Fall 2017 semester)

Spring 2018 Semester

January
5 Clearance/Orientation/Residence halls open for new students
7 Residence halls open for returning students
8 Classes begin
12 Last day to add a class without instructor approval
15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes – offices closed)
19 Last day to add a class with instructor approval
19 Last day to drop a class without record of enrollment
23 Census Report
February
26 Advising appointments (thru April 13)
March
5-9 Mid-Semester break (no classes)
29-30 Easter Break (no classes – offices closed March 30)
April
2 Easter Break (classes after 4:00 pm will meet - offices closed)
6 Last day to withdraw from class with “W”
15-17 Fall 2018 semester priority registration
30 Final exam week
May
1-4 Final exam week
5 Spring Commencement activities
8 Semester grades due in MyRecords (end of Spring 2018 semester)
June
8 Deadline to apply for Summer 2018 graduation