College of Arts and Sciences 2017-2018 Academic Calendar   

Note:

Continuing students arrive on Monday, September 4, 2017.  Classes begin on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

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Fall 2017 
August 30          New students arrive 
August 30-September 4 New student week 
September 4 Continuing students arrive
September 5 Classes begin
September 8 Check-in deadline
September 19 Final day to add classes, final day to submit Individualized Study contracts 
September 26 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts
October 9-10  Study days
October 20  Final day to drop classes, final day to change grading options and credit value 
October 23-November 17  Advising and registration period for Spring 2018 and May Term 2018 
October 27  Final day to record a grade for Spring incomplete
November 22-24 Thanksgiving break
December 1  Deadline for departmental honor awards to be completed for Fall 2017 graduates 
December 11  Last day of classes 
December 12 Study day 
December 13-16

Final exams 

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December 18 Winter break begins 
December 20  Deadline for fall grade submission:
12 midnight 
February 2  Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for Fall 2017
Spring 2018
January 7 All students arrive on campus
January 8 Classes begin
January 23 Final day to add classes, final day to submit Individualized Study contracts
January 30 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts
February 23 Final day to drop classes, final day to change grading option and credit value
February 26-March 2 Spring break
March 5 Classes resume
March 9 Final day to record a grade for Fall 2017 incomplete
March 12-30 Advising and registration period for
Fall 2018
March 15 Publicaton deadline for departmental honors
April 13 Last day of classes
April 16-18 Final exams
April 20 Baccalaureate
April 20 College of Arts and Sciences Commencement
April 21 Johnston Commencement
April 25 Deadline for Spring 2018 grade submission: 12 midnight
April 23-27 May Term break
June 1 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for Spring 2018
May Term 2018
April 30           Classes begin
May 1 Final day to add classes; final day to submit Individualized Study contracts
May 2 Final day to submit Johnson regular course contracts
May 3 Final day to drop a class, final day to chang grading option and credit value
May 23 Last day of classes
May 24 Final exams
May 29 Deadline for May Term 2018 grade submission: 12 midnight
June 25 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for May Term 2018