Academic Calendars

Academic Calendar 2025-2026

FALL SEMESTER 2025

August 18 - 22 Monday - Friday Faculty Meetings
August 25 Monday Classes Begin
September 1 Monday Labor Day (university closed)
November 26 Wednesday Thanksgiving Break Begins
(no classes on Wednesday)
December 1 Monday Classes Resume
December 6 Saturday Classes End
December 8 - 13 Monday - Saturday Final Examinations
December 13 Saturday Fall Graduate Commencement
December 14 Sunday Fall Undergraduate Commencement

SPRING SEMESTER 2026

January 5 - 9 Monday - Friday Faculty Meetings
January 12 Monday Classes begin
January 19 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday (university closed)
March 8- 15 Sunday - Sunday Spring Recess
March 16 Monday Classes Resume
April 19 Sunday Honors Day
April 30 Thursday Classes End
May 1 Friday Reading Day
May 2, 4 - 8 Saturday, Monday - Friday Final Examinations
May 8 Friday Spring Graduate Commencement
May 9 Saturday Spring Undergraduate Commencement

SUMMER SEMESTER 2026

June 15 Monday Classes Begin
July 3 Friday Independence Day (university closed)
August 9 Sunday Summer Session Ends

Approved by University Council - April 6, 2016.