Academic Calendar


Keep in mind that it is your responsibility to be aware of, and adhere to, all academic deadlines. If you have questions regarding a particular deadline, policy or procedure, make an appointment to talk with an academic advisor in the College Office, 215.898.6341, well in advance of the deadline.


June 19 (approx. date) Incoming Freshmen: Advance Registration Starts on 6/19 and Continues to 7/14
July 4 Independence Day Observed
September 4 Labor Day Observed
12 Last Day to Add a Writing Seminar or Language Course
18 Course Selection Period Ends
October 5 - 8 Fall Break Begins
9 Last Day to Drop a Course or Change Grade Type
9 Fall Break Ends-Classes Resume
25 Course & Majors Fair: Talk with reps from courses, College majors and more. 11:30-2:30, Hall of Flags, Houston Hall
27 - 29 Family Weekend October 27-29
30 Advance Registration Begins
November 4 Homecoming
10 Last Day to Withdraw from a Course
12 Advance Registration Ends
21 Follow Thursday's Class Schedule
22 Follow Friday's Class Schedule
23 Thanksgiving Break Begins
27 Thanksgiving Break Ends-Classes Resume
December 11 Last Day of Class
12 - 13 Reading Days
14 - 21 Final Exams
21 Fall Term Ends
January 10 First Day of Class: Follow Monday Class Schedule
15 Martin Luther King Day Observed
19 Last Day to Add a Writing Seminar or Language Course
29 Course Selection Period Ends
February 16 Last Day to Drop a Course or Change Grade Type
March 3 Spring Break Begins
12 Spring Break Ends-Classes Resume
19 Advance Registration Begins
30 Last Day to Withdraw from a Course
April 1 Advance Registration Ends
25 Last Day of Class
26 - 27 Reading Days
30 - May 8 Final Exams
May 8 Spring Term Ends
12 Alumni Day
13 2018 College Graduation Ceremony
13 2018 University Baccalaureate
14 2018 University Commencement
21 First Summer Session Begins
28 Memorial Day Observed
June 27 First Summer Session Ends
28 Second Summer Session Begins
August 3 Second Summer Session Ends
22 New Student Orientation Begins
28 First Day of Class

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