Academic Calendar

2023-24

Other Years:

2021-22  |  2022-23 

FALL SEMESTER 2023

Transfer Rising Titan (In-Person) June 8, Thursday
Rising Titan (In-Person) for First Year Students & Parents June 12, Monday
Rising Titan (In-Person) for First Year Students & Parents June 15, Thursday
Rising Titan (Virtual) for First Year Students & Parents June 19, Monday
Rising Titan (In-Person) for First Year Students & Parents June 22, Thursday
Rising Titan (In-Person) for First Year Students & Parents  July 27, Thursday
Transfer Rising Titan (Virtual) August 3, Thursday
International Student Orientation August 17, Thursday thru August 21, Monday
IMPACT Student Orientation August 20, Sunday thru August 22, Tuesday
New Students Arrive August 23, Wednesday
Turning Titan Orientation August 23, Wednesday 
   thru August 27, Sunday
Returning Students Arrive August 26, Saturday and August 27, Sunday
First day of classes August 28, Monday
Last day to add or drop a full semester and 1st 7 week class September 1, Friday
Labor Day (NO CLASSES) September 4, Monday
President’s Convocation September 6, Wednesday
Last day to withdraw from a 1st 7 week class September 18, Monday
Family Weekend/Homecoming October 6, Friday thru October 8, Sunday
Fall Open House I October 9, Monday
Mid-semester grades due October 13, Friday (4:00 p.m.)
Fall Break Day October 20, Friday
Last day to add or drop a 2nd 7 week class October 23, Monday
Academic Advising for Spring and May Term October 25, Wednesday thru November 3, Friday
Last day to withdraw from a full semester class November 3, Friday
Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 7 week class November 6, Monday
Class Registration for Spring November 6, Monday thru November 13, Monday
Fall Open House II November 11, Saturday
Class Registration for May Term November 20, Monday
Thanksgiving Recess November 21, Tuesday (6:00 p.m.) thru November 27, Monday (8:00 a.m.)
Last day of classes December 8, Friday
Reading Day (NO CLASSES) December 11, Monday
Final examinations December 12, Tuesday (8:00 a.m.) thru December 15, Friday (3:15 p.m.)
Final grades due December 21, Thursday (12:00 p.m.)

SPRING SEMESTER 2024

Orientation and registration of new students January 8, Monday
First day of class January 10, Wednesday
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (NO CLASSES, University Open) January 15, Monday
Last day to add or drop a full semester or 1st 7 week class   January 17, Wednesday
Founders’ Day Convocation (11:00 a.m.) January 17, Wednesday
Last day to withdraw from a 1st 7 week class January 31, Wednesday
Admitted Student Day I February 10, Saturday
Mid-semester grades due February 23, Friday (4:00 p.m.)
Last day to add or drop a 2nd 7 week class March 1, Friday
Spring Open House March 2, Saturday
Spring Recess March 8, Friday (5:00 p.m.) thru March 18, Monday (8:00 a.m.)
Last day to withdraw from a full semester class March 22, Friday
Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 7 week class March 22, Friday
Academic Advising for Fall March 20, Wednesday thru March 29, Friday
Class Registration for Fall April 3, Wednesday thru April 10, Wednesday
Admitted Student Day II April 6, Saturday
Student Research Conference April 13, Saturday
Kemp Foundation’s Teaching Excellence Award Ceremony April 17, Wednesday
Last day of classes April 24, Wednesday
Reading Day (NO CLASSES) April 25, Thursday
Final examinations April 26, Friday (8:00 a.m.) thru April 30, Tuesday (5:30 p.m.)
Final grades due for seniors and graduate candidates May 1, Wednesday (12:00 p.m.)
COMMENCEMENT 2024 May 5, Sunday (1:00 p.m.)
All other final grades due   May 7, Tuesday (12:00 p.m.)

MAY TERM 2024

First day of classes, Last day to add or drop a class May 8, Wednesday
Last day to withdraw from a class May 10, Friday
Final Examinations May 31, Friday
Final May Term grades due June 4, Tuesday (12:00 p.m.)

JUNE SUMMER SESSION 2024

First day of classes, Last day to add or drop a class June 3, Monday

Last day to withdraw from a class

June 5, Wednesday
Final Examinations June 27, Thursday
Final June Summer Session grades due July 1, Monday (12:00 p.m.)

JULY SUMMER SESSION 2024

First day of classes, Last day to add or drop a class July 1, Monday
Last day to withdraw from a class July 3, Wednesday
Final Examinations July 30, Tuesday
Final July Summer Session grades due

August 1, Thursday (12:00 p.m.)

JUNE & JULY SUMMER SESSION (7 weeks) 2024

First day of classes

June 3, Monday

Last day to add or drop a class

June 6, Thursday

Last day to withdraw from a class

July 3, Wednesday

Final Examinations

July 22, Monday thru July 23, Tuesday

Final June & July Summer Session grades due 

July 29, Monday (12:00 p.m.)

SUMMER INTERNSHIP SESSION 2024

First day of classes

June 3, Monday

Last day to add or drop a class

June 7, Friday

Last day to withdraw from a class

July 15, Monday

Summer Internship Session Ends

August 23, Friday

Final Summer Internship grades due

August 30, Friday (12:00 p.m.)