Adult and Graduate Academic Calendar

Download the 2016-2017 Adult Professional and Graduate Academic Calendar
Download the 2017-2018 Adult Professional and Graduate Academic Calendar

SUMMER SEMESTER 2017

May 8, Mon. On-campus classes begin
May 12, Fri. Deadline for concurrent requests for online sub-term 8 classes
Jun. 9, Fri. Deadline for concurrent requests for online sub-term 9 classes
Jun. 26, Mon. Deadline for graduation application for degree completion during the Summer 2017 term
Jul. 4, Mon. Independence Day Holiday
Jul. 10, Mon. Open Registration begins for Fall 2017 classes for Adult Studies/
Aug. 4, Fri. Deadline for concurrent requests for online sub-term 1 classes
Aug. 23, Wed. Service of Dedication for the School Year
Aug. 24-25, Thurs.-Fri. Faculty Workshop
Aug. 25, Mon. Open Registration ends for Fall 2017 classes for Adult Studies/
Aug. 28, Mon. Open Registration continues for Graduate Education Studies
Aug. 24, Thur. Last day of on-campus classes for spring

FALL SEMESTER 2017

Aug. 18, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 1 courses
Aug. 23, Wed. Service of Dedication for the School Year at 7:00 p.m.
Aug. 24-25, Thur.-Fri. Faculty Workshop
Aug. 28, Mon. On-campus courses begin
Sept. 1, Fri. Deadline for graduation application for Fall 2017 degree completion or ceremony participation
Sept. 15, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 2 courses
Oct. 2, Mon. Start of second fall term courses for undergraduate students
Oct. 13, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 3 courses
Oct. 23, Mon. Start of second fall term courses for graduate students
Nov. 6, Mon. Start of third fall term courses for undergraduate students
Nov. 20-24, Mon.-Fri. Thanksgiving Holiday – no classes for undergraduate students
Nov. 22-27, Wed.-Mon. Thanksgiving Holiday – no classes for graduate students (ends on Monday at 8:00 a.m.)
Dec. 14, Thu. Last day of on-campus courses for fall
Dec. 15, Fri. Commencement for Chattanooga campus
Dec. 16, Sat. Commencement for Aug. & Dec. graduates, Jackson at 9:30a.m.

SPRING SEMESTER 2018

Jan. 5, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 4 courses
Jan. 15, Mon. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – no classes
Jan. 16, Tues. On-campus courses begin
Feb. 2, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 5 courses
Jan. 25, Thur. Deadline for graduation application for Spring 2018 degree completion or ceremony participation
Feb. 19, Mon. Start of second spring term courses for undergraduate students
Mar. 2, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 6 courses
Mar. 12, Mon. Start of second spring term courses for graduate students
Mar. 26-30, Mon.-Fri. No classes this week for undergraduate students
Apr. 2, Mon. Start of third spring term courses for undergraduate students
Apr. 27, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 7 courses
May 3, Thur. Last day of on-campus courses for spring
May 4, Fri. Commencement for Houston campus
May 11, Fri. Baccalaureate Service (evening) – Jackson
May 11, Fri. Commencement for Memphis Campus
May 12, Sat. Commencement for May and Aug. graduates, Jackson (Adult Studies/Graduate/Online Only) at 2:30 p.m.
May 19, Sat. Commencement for Atlanta campus

SUMMER SEMESTER 2018

May 7, Mon. On-campus courses begin
May 25, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 8 courses
May 28, Mon. Memorial Day – no classes for undergraduate or graduate students (class meetings to be rescheduled)
Jun. 11, Mon. Start of second summer term courses for undergraduate students
Jun. 22, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 9 courses
Jun. 25, Mon. Deadline for graduation application for degree completion during the Summer 2018 term
Jul. 2, Mon. Start of second summer term courses for graduate students
Jul. 4, Thur. Independence Day– no classes for undergraduate or graduate students (class meetings to be rescheduled)
Jul. 23, Mon. Start of third summer term courses for undergraduate students
Aug. 17, Fri. Deadline for concurrent registration for online sub-term 1 courses
Aug. 23, Thur. Last day of on-campus courses for summer