Academic Calendar and Course Schedules
2017-2018

Prospective students and parents can browse these schedules to get an idea of the courses that are available in upcoming semesters.

Current students, faculty and staff can see more details about the registration process, including dates and links to various systems, on the Registration page in myCharger. Final exam schedules are also listed in myCharger.

Course Schedules

Graduate
Graduate courses numbers=6000-7000
Undergraduate
Undergraduate course numbers=1000-5000

Fall 2017 Graduate

Course Schedule

Fall 2017 Undergraduate

Course Schedule | Honors Schedule

Spring 2018 Graduate

Course Schedule

Spring 2018 Undergraduate

Course Schedule | Honors Schedule

Academic Calendars 2017-2018

  • Fall 2017 Semester Calendar

    Revised June 15, 2017 - change of Winter Commencement date

    Month Event Date

    August

    First-Year Students Move-In for students in LLC Wednesday, August 23
    Term Start Thursday, August 24
    First-Year Students Move-In for students not in LLC Thursday, August 24
    Returning Student Move-In Friday, August 25
    Registration Friday, August 25
    Classes Start Monday, August 28

    September

     
    Labor Day (No Classes) Monday, September 4
    Open Drop/Add Deadline Tuesday, September 5

    October

     
    Midterm Grades Due Tuesday, October 17
    Fall Break Sunday-Tuesday, October 22-24

    November

       
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Friday, November 3
    Graduation Application Deadline for May Graduates Friday, November 17
    Thanksgiving Break Wednesday, Nov 22 - Sunday, Nov 26

    December

     
    Winter Commencement Ceremony Sunday, December 10
    Reading Days (No Classes) Tuesday-Wednesday, Dec 12-13

    Exams

    Thursday, Dec 14 - Wednesday, Dec 20
    End Term Wednesday, December 20
    Residence Halls Close Thursday, December 21 at 10 a.m.
    Grades Due Tuesday, December 26

    January

       
    Administrative Graduation Monday, January 15

     

  • Spring 2018 Semester Calendar
    Month Event Date

    January

        
    Martin Luther King Day (No Classes) Monday, January 15
    New Students Move-In Monday, January 15
    Orientation/Registration Tuesday, January 16
    Returning Students Move-In Tuesday, January 16
    Term Start Wednesday, January 17
    Classes Begin Wednesday, January 17
    Open Drop/Add Deadline Wednesday, January 24

    March

     
    Midterm Grades Due Wednesday, March 7
    Residence Halls Close Saturday, March 10 at 10 a.m.
    Spring Break Sunday, March 11- Sunday March 18
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Wednesday, March 28

    April

     
    Graduation Application Deadline for August Graduates Friday, April 13

    May

       
    Reading Day (No Classes) Wednesday, May 2
    Exams Thursday, May 3 - Friday, May 11
    Residence Halls Close Thursday, May 10 at 10 a.m.
    End Term Friday, May 11
    Spring Commencement (Oakdale Theater, Wallingford, CT) Saturday, May 12
    Grades Due Tuesday, May 15

    June

       
    Graduation Application Deadline for January Graduates Friday, June 15

    August

       
    August Administrative Graduation Saturday, August 18
  • Undergraduate and Graduate - Fall I 2017 (Mini-Semester)
    Month Event Date

    August

        
    Term Start Thursday, August 24
    Registration Friday, August 25
    Classes Start Monday, August 28

    September

     
    Labor Day (No Classes) Monday, September 4
    Drop/Add deadline Tuesday, September 5
    Midterm Grades Due  Tuesday, September 19
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Tuesday, September 26

    October

       
    Exams Tuesday, October 17 - Wednesday, Oct 18
    End Term  Wednesday, October 18
    Fall break Thursday, October 19 - Tuesday, October 24
    Grades Due Monday, October 23
  • Undergraduate and Graduate - Fall II 2017 (Mini-Semester)
    Month Event Date

    October

        

    Term Start Friday, October 20
    Classes Begin Friday, October 20
    Drop/Add Deadline Friday, October 27

    November

     

    Midterm Grades Due Wednesday, November 8
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Wednesday, November 15
    Thanksgiving Break Wednesday, November 22 - Wednesday, November 26

    December

       

    Exams Friday, December 15 - Tuesday, December 19
    End Term Wednesday, December 20
    Grades due Tuesday, December 26

  • Intersession 2018 - Special Programs Only
    Month Event Date

    December

        

    Begin Program Thursday, December 21
    Open Drop/Add Deadline  Wednesday, December 27

    January

     

    New Year's Day (Observed) Monday, January 1
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Friday, January 5
    End Program  Tuesday, January 16
  • Undergraduate and Graduate - Spring I 2018 (Mini-Semester)
    Month Event Date

    January

        

    Students Arrive Monday-Tuesday, January 15-16
    Martin Luther King Day (No Classes)  Monday, January 15
    Orientation/Registration Tuesday, January 16
    Term Start Wednesday, January 17
    Classes Begin Wednesday, January 17
    Drop/Add Deadline Wednesday, January 24

    February

     

    Midterm Grades Due Tuesday, February 6
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Friday, February 16

    March

       

    Exams Wednesday, March 7 - Saturday, March 10
    End Term Saturday, March 10
    Grades Due Wednesday, March 14
  • Undergraduate and Graduate - Spring II 2018 (Mini-Semester)
    Month Event Date

    March

        

    Term Start Monday, March 19
    Classes Begin Monday, March 19
    Drop/Add Deadline Wednesday, March 21

    April

     

    Midterm Grades Due Monday, April  9
    Graduation Application Deadline for August Graduates  Friday, April 13
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Monday, April 16

    May

       

    Reading Day Monday, May 7
    Exams Tuesday, May 8-Friday, May 11
    End Term Friday, May 11
    Grades Due Tuesday, May 15
  • Summer I 2018: Saturday, May 12 -Saturday, June 30, 2018
    Month Event Date

    May

        

    Term Start Saturday, May 12
    Classes Begin Saturday, May 12
    Drop/Add Deadline Wednesday, May 16
    Memorial Day Break Saturday, May 26-Monday, May 28

    June

     

    Midterm Grades Due Tuesday, June 5
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Tuesday, June 12
    Graduation Application Deadline for January Graduates Friday, June 15
    Exams Thursday, June 21-Monday, June 25
    End Term Monday, June 25
    Grades Due Friday, June 29
  • Summer II 2018: Thursday, July 5 - Saturday, August 18, 2018
    Month Event Date

    July

        

    Term Start Thursday, July 5
    Classes Begin Thursday, July 5
    Drop/Add Deadline Monday, July 9
    Midterm Grades Due Thursday, July 26
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Tuesday, July 31

    August

     

    Exams Friday, August 10-Wednesday, August 15
    End Term Thursday, August 16
    August Administrative Graduation Saturday, August 18
    Grades Due Monday, August 20
  • Full Summer 2018
    Month Event Date

    May

        

    Term Start Saturday, May 12
    Classes Begin Saturday, May 12
    Drop/Add Deadline Friday, May 18
    Memorial Day Break Saturday, May 26-Monday, May 28

    June-July

     

    Independence Day Break Tuesday, June 26-Wednesday, July 4
    Midterm Grades Due Thursday, July 12
    Course Withdrawal Deadline Monday, July 9

    August

       

    Exams Friday, August 10-Wednesday, August 15
    End Term Thursday, August 16
    Administrative Graduation Saturday, August 18
    Grades Due Monday, August 20