Fall Semester 2017

Tuesday-Friday, August 8-11New Faculty Orientation
Monday, August 14Faculty return to College
Monday, August 14New international students arrive
Monday, August 14New and returning student athletes arrive 1
Monday, August 14President's College Staff Chapel Meeting
Monday, August 14Registration resumes for Fall 2017 classes
Tuesday-Wednesday, August 15-16Academic Deans' Workshop
Thursday, August 17Joint Staff Meeting (Elsah Campus)
Friday, August 18New students arrive
Friday-Sunday, August 18-20New Parent Orientation
Friday-Friday, August 18-25New Student Orientation
Friday, August 25Continuing students return
Monday, August 28First day of classes
Friday, September 1Summer interterm grades due by 9:00 a.m.
Friday, September 8Convocation
Friday, September 8Drop/Add period ends
Friday, September 8Last day to submit late applications for January 2018 graduation
Friday, September 29September graduation
Saturday-Tuesday, September 30-October 3Fall break (no classes) (week 6)
Wednesday, October 4College classes resume
Friday-Sunday, October 13-15Homecoming
Monday, October 16Midterm and incomplete grades due by 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, October 25Advising for Spring 2018 registration begins
Monday, November 6Registration for Spring 2018 opens according to priority days
Friday, November 10Last day to withdraw-Fall 2017 credit class
Friday, November 10Internship contracts for Spring 2018 due to ACA by 5:00 p.m.
Friday, November 10Type B unique independent course contract for winter interterm and Spring 2018 due by 5:00 p.m.
Friday, November 10Last day to petition to reschedule a final exam
Tuesday, November 21Deadline for Spring 2018 extended study petitions
Wednesday-Sunday, November 22-26Thanksgiving break (no classes)
Friday, December 8Last day of classes
Monday-Wednesday, December 11-13Final examination days
Wednesday, December 13Graduation applications for January 2019 due
Monday, December 18Final grades due by 9:00 a.m.
Friday, December 22Registration for Spring 2018 closes at 5:00 p.m. (reopens January 8, 9:00 a.m.)

 Students participating in sports camps should check with their respective coaches for specific dates and times.

Some dates on the 2017-2018 academic calendar are projections and are subject to adjustment.