2012 Academic Calendar

2012 Spring Semester

Event Day of the Week Date
Late registration Wednesday-Friday January 4, 5, 6
First day of classes Monday January 9
Drop/Add (closes at 5:00 PM Thursday) Monday-Thursday January 9-12
Martin Luther King Day (no classes) Monday January 16
Mid-term grades due Monday March 5
Spring recess begins (no classes) Saturday March 3
Spring recess ends (classes resume) Monday March 12
Last day for "W" grades (full semester) Thursday March 22
Mid-semester recess begins (no classes) Thursday April 5
Mid-semester recess ends (classes resume) Monday April 9
Last day of classes Friday April 27
Examination week begins Monday April 30
Examination week ends Friday May 4
Commencement Friday, Saturday May 4, 5
Final grades due by 1:00 p.m. Monday May 7

Partial Semester Classes

Schedule Type Begin Date Last Day to Drop Last Day to "W" End Date
1: Monday, Jan. 9 Thursday, Jan. 12 Thursday, March 22 Friday, April 27
A: Monday, Jan. 9 Thursday, Jan. 12 Thursday, Feb. 9 Tuesday, Feb. 28
B: Wed., Feb. 29 Monday, March 12 Tuesday, April 10 Friday, April 27
D: Monday, Jan. 9 Thursday, Jan. 12 Monday, Jan. 30 Friday, Feb. 10
E: Monday, Feb. 13 Tuesday, Feb. 14 Friday, March 2 Thursday, March 22
F: Friday, March 23 Monday, March 26 Monday, April 16 Friday, April 27

2012 Summer Semester

Event Day of the Week Date
Late registration Monday May 14
First day of classes Tuesday May 15
Drop/Add (closes at 5:00 PM Friday) Tuesday-Friday May 15-18
Memorial Day (no classes) Monday May 28
Independence Day Observed (no classes) Wednesday July 4
Last day for "W" grades (full semester) Thursday July 5
Last day of classes Wednesday August 8
Final grades due by 1:00 p.m. Monday August 13

Partial Semester Classes

Schedule Type Begin Date Last Day to Drop Last Day to "W" End Date
1: Tuesday, May 15 Friday, May 18 Thursday, July 5 Wed., August 8
A: Tuesday, May 15 Friday, May 18 Monday, June 11 Tuesday, June 26
B: Wed., June 27 Friday, June 29 Tuesday, July 24 Wed., August 8
D: Tuesday, May 15 Friday, May 18 Friday, June 1 Tuesday, June 12
E: Wed., June 13 Thursday, June 14 Friday, June 29 Wed., July 11
F: Thursday, July 12 Friday, July 13 Monday, July 30 Wed., August 8
G: Tuesday, May 15 Friday, May 18 Tuesday, June 19 Wed., July 11
H: Wed., June 13 Monday, June 18 Wed., July 18 Wed., August 8

2012 Fall Semester

Event Day of the Week Date
Late registration Wednesday-Friday August 22, 23, 24
First day of classes Monday August 27
Drop/Add (closes at 5:00 PM Thursday) Monday-Thursday August 27-30
Labor Day (no classes) Monday September 3
Mid-term grades due Monday October 22
Last day for "W" grades (full semester) Thursday November 1
Thanksgiving recess begins (classes dismiss at noon) Wed. (noon) November 21
Thanksgiving recess ends (classes resume) Monday November 26
Last day of classes Friday December 7
Examination week begins Monday December 10
Examination week ends Friday December 14
Commencement Saturday December 15
Final grades due by 1:00 p.m. Monday December 17

Partial Semester Classes

Schedule Type Begin Date Last Day to Drop Last Day to "W" End Date
1: Monday, August 27 Thursday, Aug. 30 Thursday, Nov. 1 Friday, Dec. 7
A: Monday, August 27 Thursday, Aug. 30 Thursday, Sept. 27 Tuesday, Oct. 16
B: Wed., Oct. 17 Monday, Oct. 22 Friday, Nov. 16 Friday, Dec. 7
D: Monday, August 27 Thursday, Aug. 30 Monday, Sept. 17 Friday, Sept. 28
E: Monday, Oct. 1 Tuesday, Oct. 2 Friday, Oct. 19 Thursday, Nov. 1
F: Friday, Nov. 2 Monday, Nov. 5 Monday, Nov. 26 Friday, Dec. 7