The 2017–2018 academic year includes three academic terms: Fall Semester 2017, Spring Semester 2018, and Summer Session 2018. Special dates and holidays for the 2017–2018 academic year are listed below.

Fall Semester 2017

August 21, 2017–December 24, 2017

Fall Term Begins August 21
Commencement Application Deadline October 31
Registration Opens for Summer Session 2018 December 1
Fall Commencement December 16
Fall Term Ends December 24
Christmas Break (no classes) December 25 - December 31

Spring Semester 2018

January 1, 2018-May 27, 2018

Spring Term Begins January 1
Commencement Application Deadline March 31
Registration Opens for Fall Semester 2018 April 1
Spring Commencement May 27
Spring Term Ends May 27

Summer Session 2018

May 28, 2018–August 19, 2018

Summer Term Begins May 28
Registration Opens for Spring Semester 2019 August 1
Summer Term Ends August 19