Academic Calendar

2017 - Summer Ten Week Term

All deadlines are at 12:00 midnight unless otherwise stated.

All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

May 22 to June 30 Apply online for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee 2017-05-22 05:00:00Z 2017-07-01 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Apply online for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee
May 31 New freshmen and transfer student orientation 2017-05-31 05:00:00Z 2017-06-01 04:59:59Z America/Chicago New freshmen and transfer student orientation
June 1 Classes begin 2017-06-01 05:00:00Z 2017-06-02 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Classes begin
June 5 Last day to drop or add a course (3rd class day) 2017-06-05 05:00:00Z 2017-06-06 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to drop or add a course (3rd class day)
June 5 Last day to request undergraduate academic forgiveness via myState 5:00 p.m. 2017-06-05 05:00:00Z 2017-06-06 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to request undergraduate academic forgiveness via myState 5:00 p.m.
June 29 to July 4 Break for ten-week classes 2017-06-29 05:00:00Z 2017-07-05 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Break for ten-week classes
June 30 Last day to apply for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee 2017-06-30 05:00:00Z 2017-07-01 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to apply for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee
July 1 to July 31 Late application for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee

 

 

2017-07-01 05:00:00Z 2017-08-01 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Late application for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee

 

 

July 4 Fourth of July Holiday – no classes scheduled 2017-07-04 05:00:00Z 2017-07-05 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Fourth of July Holiday – no classes scheduled
July 5 Classes resume 2017-07-05 05:00:00Z 2017-07-06 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Classes resume
July 14 Last day to drop a course with a “W” grade (28th class day) 5:00 p.m. 2017-07-14 05:00:00Z 2017-07-15 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to drop a course with a “W” grade (28th class day) 5:00 p.m.
July 24 Last day to withdraw from the University (5 class days remaining) 2017-07-24 05:00:00Z 2017-07-25 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to withdraw from the University (5 class days remaining)
July 31 Classes end 2017-07-31 05:00:00Z 2017-08-01 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Classes end
July 31 Deadline to apply for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee 2017-07-31 05:00:00Z 2017-08-01 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Deadline to apply for August 2017 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee
August 1 Reading Day (No mandatory class assignments, requirements, meetings) 2017-08-01 05:00:00Z 2017-08-02 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Reading Day (No mandatory class assignments, requirements, meetings)
August 2 Finals 2017-08-02 05:00:00Z 2017-08-03 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Finals
August 3 Finals 2017-08-03 05:00:00Z 2017-08-04 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Finals
August 4 Last day for August 2017 degree applicants to pay account balance 2017-08-04 05:00:00Z 2017-08-05 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day for August 2017 degree applicants to pay account balance
August 7 Final grades due 12:00 Noon 2017-08-07 05:00:00Z 2017-08-08 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Final grades due 12:00 Noon
August 11 Graduation (No Commencement Ceremony)

August Graduates invited to attend December ceremony, no charge except regalia rental

2017-08-11 05:00:00Z 2017-08-12 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Graduation (No Commencement Ceremony)

August Graduates invited to attend December ceremony, no charge except regalia rental