Academic Calendars

Other important term dates can be found here.

 

Fall 2016

August 18, Thursday Opening Day for Returning Faculty and Nine-Month Staff
August 21, Sunday Convocation
August 22, Monday Advisement and Late Registration for New Students
   Donaghy Day
August 23, Tuesday Fall Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start
August 26, Friday Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 1st 8 Week Classes
August 29, Monday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
September 5, Monday Labor Day; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
September 12-16, Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4pm on Friday, Sept. 16
September 29-October 4, Thursday-Tuesday Interim Grading; Grades due by 4 pm on Tuesday October 4
September 30, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
October 1, Saturday Homecoming
October 7, Friday Fall Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
October, 10, Monday Classes Resume
October 10-18, Monday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, October 18
October 17, Monday 2nd 8 Week Classes Start
October 20, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
November 7, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
November 14-December 4, Monday-Sunday Spring 2017 Priority Registration
November 21-25, Monday-Friday Thanksgiving Break; No Day or Evening Classes
November 24-25, Thursday-Friday University Closed
November 28, Monday University Opens; Classes Resume
December 1, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Classes
December 5, Monday Spring 2017 Open Registration begins
December 5-9, Monday-Friday Study Week
December 9-20, Friday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, December 20
December 9, Friday Last Day of Fall Classes
December 12-16, Monday-Friday Final Examinations
December 17, Saturday Commencement
    Residence Halls Close
Dec 24-January 3, Saturday-Tuesday Winter Recess; University Closed

 

Spring 2017

January 4, Wednesday University Opens
January 10, Tuesday Opening Day for Returning Faculty and Nine Month Staff
January 12-13, Thursday-Friday Advisement and Registration for New Students
January 16, Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day; University Closed
January 17, Tuesday Spring Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start
January 20, Friday Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 1st 8 Week Classes
January 23, Monday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
February 6-10, Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4pm on Friday, February 10
February 23-28, Thursday-Tuesday Interim Grading; Deadline is 4 pm on Tuesday, February 28
February 24, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
March 6-21, Monday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, March 21
March 6-9, Monday-Thursday Summer 2017 Priority Registration
March 10, Friday 1st 8 Week Classes End
March 10, Friday Summer 2017 Open Registration begins
Mar 13-17, Monday-Friday Spring Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
March 20, Monday Classes Resume; 2nd 8 Week Classes Start
March 23, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
April 10, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
April 17-30, Monday-Sunday Fall 2017 Priority Registration
April 27, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Classes
May 1, Monday Fall 2017 Open Registration begins
May 1-5, Monday-Friday Study Week
May 5-16, Friday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, May 16
May 5, Friday Last Day of Spring Classes
May 8-12, Monday-Friday Final Examinations
May 13, Saturday Commencement

Summer 2017

May 22, Monday Summer Term Begins; 3 Week, 7 Week, and 11 Week Classes Start
May 29, Monday Memorial Day; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
May 30, Tuesday University Opens; Classes Resume
June 12, Monday 1st 4 Week and 8 Week Classes Start
July 4, Tuesday Independence Day Observance; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
July 5, Wednesday University Opens; Classes Resume
July 10, Monday 2nd 4 week Summer Classes Start
August 4, Friday Summer Terms End
August 8, Tuesday Final Grading Deadline for all Summer courses is Noon on Tuesday, August 8

Fall 2017

August 17, Thursday Opening Day for Returning Faculty and Nine Month Staff
August 20, Sunday Convocation
August 21, Monday Advisement and Late Registration for New Students
August 21, Monday Donaghy Day
August 22, Tuesday Fall Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start
August 25, Friday Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 1st 8 Week Classes
August 28, Monday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
September 4, Monday Labor Day; University Closed
September 11 -15 Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4pm on Friday, Sept. 15
September 28-Oct 3, Thursday-Tuesday Interim Grading; Grades due by 4 pm on Tuesday October 3
September 29, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
October 9-17, Monday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, October 17
October 6, Friday Fall Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
October 9, Monday Classes Resume
October 13, Friday Last Day of 1st 8 Week Classes
October 16, Monday 2nd 8 Week Classes Start
October 19, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
October 21, Saturday Homecoming
November 6, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
November 13-December 3, Monday-Sunday Spring 2018 Priority Registration
November 20-24, Monday-Friday Thanksgiving Break; No Day or Evening Classes
November 23-24, Thursday-Friday University Closed
November 27, Monday University Opens; Classes Resume
November 30, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Classes
December 4, Monday Spring 2018 Open Registration begins
December 4-8, Monday-Friday Study Week
December 8-19, Friday-Tuesday Final Grading Begins; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, December 19
December 8, Friday Last Day of Fall Classes
December 11-15, Monday-Friday Final Examinations
December 16, Saturday Commencement
December 23 - Jan 2, Saturday-Tuesday Winter Recess; University Closed

Spring 2018

January 3, Wednesday University Opens
January 9, Tuesday Opening Day for Returning Faculty and Nine Month Staff
January 11-12, Thursday-Friday Advisement and Registration for New Students
January 15, Monday January 15, Monday
January 16, Tuesday Spring Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start
January 19, Friday Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 1st 8 Week Classes
January 22, Monday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
February 5-9, Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4pm on Fri Feb 9
February 22-27, Thursday-Tueday Interim Grading; Deadline is 4 pm on Tuesday, Feb 27
February 23, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
March 5-8, Monday-Thursday Summer 2018 Priority Registration
March 5-20, Monday-Tueday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, March 20
March 9, Friday Summer 2018 Open Registration begins
March 9, Friday 1st 8 Week Classes End
March 12-16, Monday-Friday Spring Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
March 19, Monday Classes Resume; 2nd 8 Week Classes Start
March 22, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
April 9, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
April 16-29, Monday-Sunday Fall 2018 Priority Registration
April 26, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Classes
April 30, Monday Fall 2018 Open Registration begins
   
April 30-May 4, Monday-Friday Study Week
May 4-15, Friday-Tuesday Final Grading Begins; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, May 15
May 4, Friday Last Day of Spring classes
May 7-11, Monday-Friday Final Examinations
May 12, Saturday Commencement

Summer 2018

May 21, Monday Summer Term Starts; 3 Week, 7 Week, and 11 Week Classes Start
May 28, Monday Memorial Day; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
May 29, Tuesday University Opens
June 11, Monday 1st 4 Week and 8 Week Classes Start
July 4, Wednesday Independence Day Observance; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
July 9, Monday 2nd 4 week Summer Classes Start
August 3, Friday Summer Terms End
August 7, Tuesday Final Grading Deadline for all Summer courses is Noon on Tuesday, August 7

 

Fall 2018

August 19, Sunday Convocation
August 20, Monday Advisement and Late Registration for New Students Donaghy Day
August 21, Tuesday Fall Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start
August 24, Friday Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 1st 8 Week Classes
August 27, Monday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
September 3, Monday Labor Day; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
September 10-14, Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4pm on Friday, Sept. 14
September 27-October 2, Thursday-Tuesday Interim Grading; Grades due by 4 pm on Tuesday October 2
September 28, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
October 5, Friday Fall Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
October, 8, Monday Classes Resume
October 8-16, MondayTuesday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, October 16
October 13, Saturday Homecoming; Indiana State University vs. Missouri State
October 15, Monday 2nd 8 Week Classes Start
October 18, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
November 5, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
November 12-December 2, Monday-Sunday Spring 2019 Priority Registration
November 19-23, MondayFriday Thanksgiving Break; No Day or Evening Classes
November 22-23, Thursday-Friday University Closed
November 26, Monday University Opens; Classes Resume
November 29, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Classes
December 3, Monday Spring 2019 Open Registration begins
December 3-7, Monday-Friday Study Week
December 7-18, FridayTuesday Final Grading Opens; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, December 18
December 7, Friday Last Day of Fall Classes
December 10-14, Monday-Friday Final Examinations
December 15, Saturday Commencement
Dec 22-January 1, Saturday-Tuesday Winter Recess; University Closed

Spring 2019

January 2, Wednesday University Opens
January 10-11, Thursday-Friday Advisement and Registration for New Students
January 15, Tuesday Spring Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day t
January 21, Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day; University Closed
January 22, Tuesday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
February 4-8, Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4pm on Friday, February 8
February 21-26, Thursday-Tuesday Interim Grading; Deadline is 4 pm on Tuesday, February 26
February 22, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
March 4-12, Monday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, March 12
March 4-7, Monday-Thursday Summer 2019 Priority Registration
March 8, Friday 1st 8 Week Classes End; Summer 2019 Open Registration begins
March 11, Monday 2nd 8 Week Classes Start
March 21, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
March 25-29, MondayFriday Spring Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
April 1, Monday Classes Resume
April 8, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
April 15-28, Monday-Sunday Fall 2019 Priority Registration
April 25, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Classes
April 29, Monday Fall 2019 Open Registration begins
April 29-May 3, Monday-Friday Study Week
May 3-14, FridayTuesday Final Grading Opens; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, May 14
May 3, Friday Last Day of Spring Classes
May 6-10, MondayFriday Final Examinations
May 11, Saturday Commencement

Summer 2019

May 20, Monday Summer Term Begins; 3 Week, 7 Week, and 11 Week Classes Start
May 27, Monday Memorial Day; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
May 28, Tuesday University Opens; Classes Resume
June 10, Monday 1st 4 Week and 8 Week Classes Start
July 4, Thursday Independence Day Observance; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
July 5, Friday University Opens; Classes Resume
July 8, Monday 2nd 4 week Summer Classes Start
August 2, Friday Summer Terms End
August 6, Tuesday Final Grading Deadline for all Summer courses is Noon on Tuesday, August 6

 

Fall 2019

August 18, Sunday Convocation
August 19, Monday Advisement and Late Registration for New Students
August 19, Monday Donaghy Day
August 20, Tuesday Fall Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start
August 23, Friday Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 1st 8 Week Classes
August 26, Monday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
September 2, Monday Labor Day; University Closed
September 9-13 Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4pm on Friday, Sept. 13
September 26-Oct 1, Thursday-Tuesday Interim Grading; Grades due by 4 pm on Tuesday October 1
September 27, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
October 4, Friday Fall Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
   
October 7, Monday Classes Resume
October 7-15, Monday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, October 15
October 11, Friday Last Day of 1st 8 Week Classes
October 12, Saturday Homecoming; Indiana State University vs. Western Illinois
October 14, Monday 2nd 8 Week Classes Star
October 17, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
November 4, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
November 11-24, Monday-Sunday Spring 2020 Priority Registration
November 21, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Classes
November 25, Monday Spring 2020 Open Registration begins
November 25-29, Monday-Friday Thanksgiving Break; No Day or Evening Classes
November 28-29, Thursday-Friday University Closed
December 2, Monday University Opens; Classes Resume
December 2-6, Monday-Friday Study Week
December 6-17, FridayTuesday Final Grading Begins; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, December 17
December 6, Friday Last Day of Fall Classes
December 9-13, Monday-Friday Final Examinations
December 14, Saturday Commencement
December 24 - Jan 1, Tuesday-Wednesday Winter Recess; University Closed

Spring 2020

January 2, Thursday University Opens
January 9-10, ThursdayFriday Advisement and Registration for New Students
January 14, Tuesday Spring Semester Begins; 16 and 1st 8 Week Classes Start
January 17, Friday Last Day to Add/Register for 1st 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 1st 8 Week Classes
January 20, Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day; University Closed
January 21, Tuesday Last Day to Add/Register for 16 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 16 Week Classes
February 3-7, Monday-Friday Three Week Attendance Reporting; Deadline is 4 pm on Friday, February 7
February 20-25, Thursday-Tuesday Interim Grading; Deadline is 4 pm on Tuesday, February 25
February 21, Friday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 1st 8 Week Classes
March 2-5, MondayThursday Summer 2020 Priority Registration
March 2-17, Monday-Tuesday Final Grading Opens for 1st 8 Week Classes; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, March 17
March 6, Friday Summer 2020 Open Registration begins; 1st 8 Week Classes End
March 9, Monday 2nd 8 Week Classes Start
March 19, Thursday Last Day to Add/Register for 2nd 8 Week Classes; Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal with No Grade for 2nd 8 Week Classes
March 23-27, MondayFriday Spring Break (No Day or Evening Classes)
March 30, Monday Classes Resume
April 6, Monday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 16 Week Classes
April 13-26, Monday-Sunday Fall 2020 Priority Registration
April 23, Thursday Last Day to Drop/Withdrawal for 2nd 8 Week Class
April 27, Monday Fall 2020 Open Registration begins
April 27-May 1, Monday-Friday Study Week
May 1-12, Friday-Tuesday Final Grading Begins; Deadline is Noon on Tuesday, May 12
May 1, Friday Last Day of Spring classes
May 4-8, Monday-Friday Final Examinations
May 9, Saturday Commencement

Summer 2020

May 18, Monday Summer Term Starts; 3 Week, 7 Week, and 11 Week Classes Start
May 25, Monday Memorial Day; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
May 26, Tuesday University Opens
June 8, Monday 1st 4 Week and 8 Week Classes Start
July 3, Friday Independence Day Observance; University Closed (No Day or Evening Classes)
July 6, Monday Classes Resume; 2nd 4 week Summer Classes Start
July 31, Friday Summer Terms End
August 4, Tuesday Final Grading Deadline for all Summer courses is Noon on Tuesday, August 4