Important Dates

Be sure to know these dates. Dates change on a semester and yearly basis. Please check with the Office of Academic Programs (848-932-3000) if you have questions about any of these dates.

Fall 2017 Dates
Move-in Days (varies by location and community) Aug. 27 – Sept. 4, 2017
First-Year Induction Ceremony and Advising
9 a.m. - Nicholas Music Center, Douglass Campus
Sept. 4, 2017
Classes Begin Sept. 5, 2017
Course Add/Drop Period Begins for First-Year Students Sept. 6, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Individual Course (without a "W" grade) Sept. 12, 2017
Last Day to Add a Course Sept. 13, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Individual Course (with a "W" grade) Oct. 30, 2017
Pre-registration for Spring Semester (based on degree credits earned prior to this semester) TBA, 2017
Change in Designation of Class Day – Thursday Classes Meet Nov. 21, 2017
Change in Designation of Class Day – Friday Classes Meet Nov. 22, 2017
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 23–26, 2017
Last Day for Complete Withdrawal from the University (all "W" grades) Nov. 27, 2017
Regular Classes End Dec. 13, 2017
Reading Day Dec. 14, 2017
Exam Days Dec. 15–22, 2017
Spring 2018 Dates
Martin Luther King Day - University Closed Jan. 15, 2018
Classes Begin Jan. 16, 2018
Spring Recess Mar. 10–18, 2018
Regular Classes End Apr. 30, 2018
Reading Days May 1–2, 2018
Exam Days May 3–9, 2018
University Commencement May 13, 2018
SEBS Convocation May 14, 2018