Academic Calendar

August 10 – 24

Wednesday – Wednesday

Orientation (as scheduled by programs)

August 19

Friday

Award of Degrees and Certificates

August 24

Wednesday

Last day to drop with 100% refund

August 25

Thursday

First day of class

First day of late registration

First day to drop courses with 75% refund

August 31

Wednesday

Last day of late registration

Last day to add courses

Last day to drop courses with 75% refund

September 1

Thursday

First day to drop courses with 50% refund

September 3

Saturday

No classes scheduled*

September 5

Monday

Labor Day – SPS offices closed, no classes scheduled*

September 7

Wednesday

Last day to drop courses with 50% refund

September 8

Thursday

First day to drop courses with 25% refund

September 14

Wednesday

Last day to drop courses with 25% refund

No refunds after this date

Last day to drop without a “W” grade

September 15

Thursday

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

October 2 — 4

Sunday — Tuesday

No classes scheduled*

October 6

Thursday

Classes follow a Monday schedule

October 10

Monday

Columbus Day – SPS offices closed, no classes scheduled*

October 11 – 12

Tuesday-Wednesday

No classes scheduled*

October 14

Friday

Classes follow a Tuesday schedule

November 10

Thursday

Last day to withdraw and receive grade of “W”

November 24 – 27

Thursday-Sunday

Thanksgiving: SPS offices closed, no classes scheduled*

December 12

Monday

Last day of class:

Classroom based courses - no further class meetings

Online courses - no new work or new assignments made

December 13

Tuesday

Reading Day

December 14 – 21

Wednesday – Wednesday

Final Examinations – Day/Evening/Online

December 17 – 18

Saturday – Saturday

Final exam period – Weekend Classes

December 21

Wednesday

Fall term ends

 

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