Academic Calendar

SPRING 2017

New Student Orientation & Registration January 9-10, 2017
Classes Begin January 11, 2017
Last Day Add/Drop, Declare P/F January 18, 2017
Founders’ Day January 12, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw “W” grade February 8, 2017
Interdisciplinary Day February 8, 2017
Mid-Terms February 24, 2017
*Spring Break – No Classes March 6-10, 2017
Classes Resume March 13, 2017
Textbook Orders for Fall & Summer due March 14, 2017
Pre-registration Begins March 24, 2017
*Good Friday – University Closed April 14, 2017
Last Day to Apply for Graduation April 7, 2017
Faculty Evaluations
Student Engagement Showcase/Honors Recognition Program April 10, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw “WP/WF” April 26, 2017
*Reading Day – No Classes April 27, 2017
Exams April 28, May 1-3, 2017
Senior Grades Due 9:00 a.m. May 4, 2017
Residence Halls Close (Graduating Seniors) May 5, 2017
GPS Graduation Reception May 5, 2017
Commencement May 6, 2017
Spring Grades Due May 9, 2017
*No Classes

SUMMER 2017

First Term: 5/17-6/9/17
Second Term: 6/14-7/7/17

 

 FALL 2017

Opening Meeting and Workshops TBA
Transfer Student Orientation
Freshman Orientation
Returning Students Move In & International Student Orientation August 20, 2017
Freshman Advising & Registration TBA
IDS Class Meets TBA
Opening Convocation August 22, 2017
Classes Begin August 23, 2017
Last Day Add/Drop, Declare P/F August 30, 2017
*Labor Day – University Closed September 4, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw “W” grade September 20, 2017
Senior Pinning September 28, 2017
Textbook Orders for Spring due September 29, 2017
*Fall Break – No Classes October 11-13, 2017
Mid-Terms October 20, 2017
Classes Resume October 23, 2017
Homecoming October 20-22, 2017
Pre-registration Begins October 30, 2017
Faculty Evaluations
Last Day to Apply for Graduation November 10, 2017
Residence Halls Close (Thanksgiving) November 21, 2017
*Thanksgiving Break – No Classes November 22-24, 2017
Classes Resume November 27, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw “WP/WF” November 29, 2017
*Reading Day – No Classes November 30, 2017
Exams December 1, 4-6, 2017
Residence Halls Close (Winter Break) December 6, 2017
Senior Grades Due 9:00 a.m. December 7 2017
GPS Graduation Reception December 8, 2017
Residence Hall Close (Graduating Seniors) December 8, 2017
Commencement December 9, 2017
Fall Grades Due December 12, 2017
*No Classes