Jun 19, 2024  
2023-24 University Catalog 
    
2023-24 University Catalog

Academic Calendar


Fall Term  
New Students Arrive on Campus Aug. 25
Orientation for New Students Aug. 26-27
First Engagement Class Begins Aug. 28
First Engagement Class Ends Aug. 31
Returning Students Arrive on Campus Sept. 3-4
Classes Begin Sept. 5
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 4
Fall Break Oct. 16-17
Second-Half Courses Begin Oct. 24
Thanksgiving Holiday Nov. 22-24
Reading Day Dec.11
Final Examinations Dec. 12-15
Winter Term  
Classes Begin Jan. 8, 2024
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan. 15
Second-Half Courses Begin Feb. 20
Spring Break March 11-15
Reading Day April 15
Final Examinations April 16-19
May Term  
May Term April 24-May 21
Commencement May 25
Summer Term  
Summer Term I June 3-July 9
Summer Term II July 15-Aug. 15

Residence Halls and Dining Hall

Fall Term  
First Contract Meal Served (New Students) Aug. 27, brunch
Residence Halls Open (Returning Students) Sept. 1-4
First Contract Meal Served (Returning Students) Sept. 2, brunch
Thanksgiving:  
Last Meal Served Nov. 21, lunch
Residence Halls Close Nov. 21, 6 p.m.
Residence Halls Open Nov. 26, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served Nov. 27, breakfast
End of Term:  
Last Meal Served Dec. 15, dinner
Residence Halls Close Dec. 15, 6 p.m.
Winter Term  
Residence Halls Open Jan. 7, 2024, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served Jan. 8, breakfast
Spring Break:  
Last Meal Served March 8, dinner
Residence Halls Close March 8, 6 p.m.
Residence Halls Open March 17, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served March 18, breakfast
End of Term:  
Last Meal Served April 19, dinner
All Students Not Registered for May Term Must Leave Residence Halls April 20, 6 p.m.
May Term  
First Meal Served April 24, breakfast
Residence Halls Close to All Students Except Graduating Seniors May 21, 6 p.m.
Last Contract Meal Served May 21, dinner
Residence Halls Close for Graduating Seniors May 25, 5 p.m.