Academic Calendar

August 10 – 24

Thursday – Thursday

Orientation (as scheduled by programs)

August 10

Thursday

Award of Degrees and Certificates

August 24

Thursday

Last day to drop with 100% refund

August 25

Friday

First day of class

First day of late registration

First day to drop courses with 75% refund

August 31

Thursday

Last day of late registration

Last day to add courses

Last day to drop courses with 75% refund

September 1

Friday

First day to drop courses with 50% refund

September 3

Sunday

No classes scheduled*

September 4

Monday

Labor Day – CUNY SPS offices closed, no classes scheduled*

September 7

Thursday

Last day to drop courses with 50% refund

September 8

Friday

First day to drop courses with 25% refund

September 14

Thursday

Last day to drop courses with 25% refund

No refunds after this date

Last day to drop without a “W” grade

September 15

Friday

First day of withdrawal, grade of “W” will be recorded

September 19

Tuesday

Classes follow a Thursday schedule

September 20 - 22

Wednesday - Friday

No classes scheduled*

September 29 - 30

Friday - Saturday

No classes scheduled*

October 9

Monday

Columbus Day - CUNY SPS offices closed, no classes scheduled*

October 16

Monday

Registration opens for Winter 2018 session and Spring 2018

November 1

Wednesday

Deadline to apply for graduation

November 10

Friday

Last day to withdraw and receive a grade of "W"

November 21

Tuesday

Classes follow a Friday schedule

November 23 - 26

Thursday - Sunday

Thanksgiving: CUNY SPS offices closed, no classes scheduled*

December 12

Tuesday

Classroom-based courses - no further class meetings

Last day of class

Online courses - no new work or new assignments made

December 13

Wednesday

Reading Day

December 14 - 20

Thursday - Wednesday

Final Examinations - Day/Evening/Online

December 16 - 17

Saturday - Sunday Final Examinations - Weekend Classes

December 20

Wednesday Fall term ends

January 12

Friday Award of Degrees and Certificates

*Online instructors are asked not to make new assignments or require assignments to be submitted during this time.  Course sites will remain open.

There is currently no information provided for this semester.