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Academic Calendar 2016‑2017

Current academic year (2016-2017). Dates subject to change.

Fall 2016

September 5: Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)

September 6: Opening Day (No Classes)

September 7: Classes Begin

November 24-27: Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes)

December 7: Wednesday Designated as a Friday

December 15: Last Day of Classes

December 16-22: Examination Period

December 22: End of Semester

Winter 2016 – 2017

December 23: First Day of Classes

January 3: In-Person Meetings for Hybrid Courses Begin (maximum 9 face-to-face class meetings)

January 13: Last Day of Classes

Spring 2017

January 16: Martin Luther King Holiday (No Classes)

January 17: Classes Begin

March 6-12: Spring Recess

April 14-16: Easter Holiday (No Classes)

May 2: Tuesday Designated as a Friday (for Friday day classes only; Tuesday day and evening classes do not meet)

May 2: Classes End

May 3: Reading Day

May 4-10: Examination Period

May 10: End of Semester

May 22: Graduate School Commencement, 7 p.m. NJPAC

May 25: Baccalaureate Commencement, 9 a.m., Prudential Center

Summer 2017

May 15-June 1: First Three-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 11 class meetings M-R schedule; no class 5/29)

May 15-June 8: First Four-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 15 class meetings M-R schedule; no class 5/29)

May 15-August 3: Twelve-Week Session (No Friday or Saturday Classes; 10 class meetings if M schedule; 11 class meetings if T schedule; 12 class meetings if W or R schedule; no class 5/29, 7/3, 7/4)

May 22-June 29 Six-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 17 class meetings if M-W schedule; 11 class meetings if M/W schedule; 12 class meetings if T/R schedule; no class 5/29)

May 29: Memorial Day Holiday (No Classes)

June 12-July 6: Second Four-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 14 class meeting M-R; no class 7/3 or 7/4)

June 12-August 3: Eight-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 22 class meetings if M/T/R schedule; 15 class meetings if M/W schedule; 15 class meetings if T/R schedule; no class 7/3 or 7/4.)

July 3-July 4 : Independence Day Holiday (No Classes)

July 5-August 3:  Five-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 13 class meetings if M-W schedule; 9 class meetings if M/W schedule; 9 class meetings if T/R schedule)

July 10-August 3: Third Four-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 16 class meetings M-R)

August 7-August 24: August Three-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 12 class meetings M-R)