Important Dates

Merritt Hall

Spring Semester 2023

Jan 10 - 12

Faculty Development Days

Jan 16

MLK Jr. Day - College Closed  (Monday)

Jan 17

New students arrive; New student orientation (Tuesday)

Jan 18

Returning students check-in (Wednesday)

Jan 19

Classes begin; drop/add begins at 8:30 a.m. (Thursday)

Jan 30

Drop / Add ends at 5 pm; changes in enrollment on or after this date may result in an adjustment to financial aid (Monday)

Feb 17

First Quarter Grades Due by 10 a.m.

Mar 13-17

Spring Break begins after the last class on March 10; Residence Halls close at 5 p.m. (Friday); Students return March 19

Mar 13

Midterm Grades due by 10 a.m. (Monday)

Mar 19

Residence Halls open at 3 p.m. (Sunday)

Mar 20

Classes Resume; Fall & Summer Pre-Registration Begins (Monday)

Mar 31

Last day to initiate a withdrawal from course by 5 p.m. (Friday)

Students must be enrolled through this date to receive no financial aid reduction (Friday)

Apr 7

No Classes; Good Friday

Apr 25

Awards Day (Tuesday)

May 9

Last day of classes (Tuesday)

May 10

Reading Day (Wednesday)

May 11-16

Final Exams

May 16

Final Grades are due for graduates; Final Exams End

May 18

Final Grades are due for all students by 12 p.m.; Residence Halls close at 5 p.m. (Thursday)

May 19

Baccalaureate (Friday)

May 20

Commencement (Saturday)

May 22

College Assessment Day

May 22 & 23

Faculty Professional Development Days

May 29

Memorial Day; College Closed (Monday)

Summer Semester 2023

June 20

Student check-in (Tuesday)

June 21

Classes begin; Drop/Add begins 8:30 a.m. (Wednesday)

June 23

Drop/Add ends at 5:00 p.m. (Friday)

July 4

No classes; Fourth of July (Tuesday)

July 5

Classes resume (Wednesday)

July 6

Last day permitted to initiate withdrawal from courses by 5 p.m. (Thursday)

July 19

Last day of classes (Wednesday)

July 20-21

Final exams (Thursday and Friday)

July 21

Residential Hall Close (Friday)

July 25

Final grades due 5 p.m. (Tuesday)

Subject to change.