2011 Academic Calendar

2011 Spring Semester

Event Day of the Week Date
First Day of Early Registration Monday Nov. 1, 2010
Late registration Wednesday-Friday January 5, 6, 7
First day of classes Monday January 10
Drop/Add (closes at 5:00 PM Thursday) Monday-Thursday January 10-13
Martin Luther King Day (no classes) Monday January 17
Mid-term grades due Monday March 7
Spring recess begins (no classes) Saturday March 5
Spring recess ends (classes resume) Monday March 14
Last day for "W" grades (full semester) Thursday March 24
Mid-semester recess begins (no classes) Thursday April 21
Mid-semester recess ends (classes resume) Monday April 25
Last day of classes Friday April 29
Examination week begins Monday May 2
Examination week ends Friday May 6
Commencement Friday, Saturday May 6, 7
Final grades due by 1:00 p.m. Monday May 9

Partial Semester Classes

Schedule Type Begin Date Last Day to Drop Last Day to "W" End Date
1: Monday, Jan. 10 Thursday, Jan. 13 Thursday, March 24 Friday, April 29
A: Monday, Jan. 10 Thursday, Jan. 13 Thursday, Feb. 10 Tuesday, March 1
B: Wed., Mar. 2 Monday, March 14 Friday, April 8 Friday, April 29
D: Monday, Jan. 10 Thursday, Jan. 13 Monday, Jan. 31 Friday, Feb. 11
E: Monday, Feb. 14 Tuesday, Feb. 15 Friday, March 4 Thursday, March 24
F: Friday, March 25 Monday, March 28 Thursday, April 14 Friday, April 29

2011 Summer Semester

Event Day of the Week Date
Late registration Monday May 16
First day of classes Tuesday May 17
Drop/Add (closes at 5:00 PM Friday) Tuesday-Friday May 17-20
Memorial Day (no classes) Monday May 30
Independence Day Observed (no classes) Monday July 4
Last day for "W" grades (full semester) Thursday July 7
Last day of classes Wednesday August 10
Final grades due by 1:00 p.m. Monday August 15

Partial Semester Classes

Schedule Type Begin Date Last Day to Drop Last Day to "W" End Date
1: Tuesday, May 17 Friday, May 20 Thursday, July 7 Wed., August 10
A: Tuesday, May 17 Friday, May 20 Monday, June 13 Tuesday, June 28
B: Wed., June 29 Friday, July 1 Tuesday, July 26 Wed., August 10
D: Tuesday, May 17 Friday, May 20 Friday, June 3 Tuesday, June 14
E: Wed., June 15 Thursday, June 16 Friday, July 1 Wed., July 13
F: Thursday, July 14 Friday, July 15 Monday, August 1 Wed., August 10
G: Tuesday, May 17 Friday, May 20 Tuesday, June 21 Wed., July 13
H: Wed., June 15 Monday, June 20 Wed., July 20 Wed., August 10

2011 Fall Semester

Event Day of the Week Date
Late registration Wednesday-Friday August 24, 25, 26
First day of classes Monday August 29
Drop/Add (closes at 5:00 PM Thursday) Monday-Thursday Aug. 29-Sept. 1
Labor Day (no classes) Monday September 5
Mid-term grades due Monday October 24
Last day for "W" grades (full semester) Thursday November 3
Thanksgiving recess begins (classes dismiss at noon) Wed. (noon) November 23
Thanksgiving recess ends (classes resume) Monday November 28
Last day of classes Friday December 9
Examination week begins Monday December 12
Examination week ends Friday December 16
Commencement Saturday December 17
Final grades due by 1:00 p.m. Monday December 19

Partial Semester Classes

Schedule Type Begin Date Last Day to Drop Last Day to "W" End Date
1: Monday, August 29 Thursday, Sept. 1 Thursday, Nov. 3 Friday, Dec. 9
A: Monday, August 29 Thursday, Sept. 1 Thursday, Sept. 29 Tuesday, Oct. 18
B: Wed., Oct. 19 Monday, Oct. 24 Friday, Nov. 18 Friday, Dec. 9
D: Monday, August 29 Thursday, Sept. 1 Monday, Sept. 19 Friday, Sept. 30
E: Monday, Oct. 3 Tuesday, Oct. 4 Friday, Oct. 21 Thursday, Nov. 3
F: Friday, Nov. 4 Monday, Nov. 7 Monday, Nov. 28 Friday, Dec. 9