Important dates

Family-Weekend

Spring 2018

January 13 - Residence halls open at 9 AM
January 15 - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday - university closed
January 16 - First Day of spring classes
March 19-23 - Spring break-no classes
May 7-10 - Finals Week
May 11 - Residence halls close at 10 AM
May 11-12 - Spring Commencement

Fall 2018

August 23-24 – Residence Halls Open
August 23 – Welcome Week begins
August 27 – First day of fall classes
September 3 – Labor Day
October 5-7 – Family Weekend
October 27 – Homecoming
November 12 – Veteran’s Day Observed
November 22-23 – Thanksgiving Break
December 14 – Residence Halls close*
December 14 – Winter Commencement

Spring 2019

Jan. 12 - Residence Halls open 9
Jan. 14 - First day of spring classes
Jan. 21 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
March 18-22 - Spring Break
May 10 - Residence Halls close
May 10, 11 – Commencement

* Most residence halls close during Winter Break and reopen on January 12. Continuing residents may leave their belongings in their rooms over break.

 
 


As parents and family members, knowing a few important dates is always helpful for assisting your student or planning your next trip to campus.  If you are looking for a little more detail, please visit the following calendars: