Academic Calendar

KEY DATES FOR FALL 2016 TO SUMMER 2020 

Fall Semester 2016

August 18Fall Semester begins - Convocation
August 22Fall classes begin
September 5Labor Day; University closed
November 11Veterans Day; University closed
November 23Finals Study Day, no classes
November 24 - 27Thanksgiving Holiday, University closed
December 5Fall classes end
December 6 - 10Final exams
December 14Fall grades due
December 16Fall Semester ends

Winter Intersession 2017

January 3Winter Intersession begins
January 16Martin Luther King's Day, University closed
January 21Winter Intersession ends

Spring Semester 2017

January 23Spring Semester begins
January 23Spring classes begin
March 27 - April 2Spring Break
March 31Cesar Chavez Day, University closed
May 13Spring classes end
May 15Finals Study Day, no classes
May 16 - 20Final exams
May 22, 23, 24University Commencements
May 24Spring grades due
May 26Spring Semester ends
May 29Memorial Day, University closed

May Intersession 2017

May 22May Intersession begins
May 29Memorial Day; University closed
June 10May Intersession ends

Summer Intersession 2017

May 30Summer Intersession begins
July 4Independence Day, University closed
August 12Summer Intersession ends
August 16Summer Intersession grades due

Fall Semester 2017

August 17Fall Semester begins - Convocation
August 21Fall classes begin
September 4Labor Day; University closed
November 10Veterans Day; University closed
November 22Finals Study Day, no classes
November 23 - 26Thanksgiving Holiday, University closed
December 4Fall classes end
December 5 - 9Final Exams
December 13Fall grades due
December 15Fall Semester ends

Winter Intersession 2018

January 2Winter Intersession begins
January 15Martin Luther King's Day, University closed
January 20Winter Intersession ends

Spring Semester 2018

January 22Spring Semester begins
January 22Spring classes begin
March 26 - April 1Spring Break
March 30Cesar Chavez Day, University closed
May 12Spring classes end
May 14Finals Study Day, no classes
May 15 - 19Final exams
May 21, 22, 23University Commencements
May 23Spring grades due
May 25Spring Semester ends
May 28Memorial Day, University closed

May Intersession 2018

May 21May Intersession begins
May 28Memorial Day; University closed
June 9May Intersession ends

Summer Intersession 2018

May 29Summer Intersession begins
July 4Independence Day, University closed
August 11Summer Intersession ends
August 15Summer Intersession grades due

Fall Semester 2018

August 16Fall Semester begins - Convocation
August 20Fall classes begin
September 3Labor Day; University closed
November 12Veterans Day; University closed
November 21Finals Study Day, no classes
November 22 - 25Thanksgiving Holiday, University closed
December 3Fall classes end
December 4 - 8Final Exams
December 12Fall grades due
December 14Fall Semester ends

Winter Intersession 2019

January 2Winter Intersession begins
January 19

Winter Intersession ends

January 21

Martin Luther King's Day, University closed

Spring Semester 2019

January 22Spring Semester begins
January 22Spring classes begin
April 1 - April 7Spring Break
April 1Cesar Chavez Day, University closed
May 11Spring classes end
May 13Finals Study Day, no classes
May 14 - 18Final exams
May 20, 21, 22University Commencements
May 22Spring grades due
May 24Spring Semester ends

May Intersession 2019

May 20May Intersession begins
May 27Memorial Day; University closed
June 8May Intersession ends

Summer Intersession 2019

May 28Summer Intersession begins
July 4Independence Day, University closed
August 10Summer Intersession ends
August 14Summer Intersession grades due

Fall Semester 2019

August 15Fall Semester begins - Convocation
August 19Fall classes begin
September 2Labor Day; University closed
November 11Veterans Day; University closed
November 27Finals Study Day, no classes
November 28 - December 1Thanksgiving Holiday, University closed
December 7Fall classes end
December 3 - 7Final Exams
December 11Fall grades due
December 13Fall Semester ends

Winter Intersession 2020

January 2Winter Intersession begins
January 19

Winter Intersession ends

January 20

Martin Luther King's Day, University closed

Spring Semester 2020

January 21Spring Semester begins
January 21Spring classes begin
March 30 - April 5Spring Break
March 31Cesar Chavez Day, University closed
May 9Spring classes end
May 11Finals Study Day, no classes
May 12 - 16Final exams
May 18, 19, 20University Commencements
May 20Spring grades due
May 22Spring Semester ends

May Intersession 2020

May 18May Intersession begins
May 25Memorial Day; University closed
June 6May Intersession ends

Summer Intersession 2020

May 27Summer Intersession begins
July 4Independence Day, University closed
August 8Summer Intersession ends
August 12Summer Intersession grades due