2024–2025 Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar includes the Fall, January, Spring and Summer terms.


Fall Term 2024

Thursday, Aug. 22
New Student Convocation

Monday, Aug. 26
First Day of Class

Saturday, Aug. 31–Monday, Sept. 2
Labor Day Recess
Note: Classes will not meet on Aug. 31 or Sept. 2

Monday, Oct. 7
Book Orders Due for J-Term and Spring ’25

Monday, Oct. 14
Indigenous Peoples’ Day Recess
Note: Classes will meet on Oct. 12 and after 5:00 p.m. on Oct. 14

Tuesday, Nov. 5
Election Day Recess

Thursday, Nov. 28–Sunday, Dec. 1
Thanksgiving Recess
Note: Recess begins 5:00 p.m. Nov. 27

Friday, Dec. 6
Last Day of Class

Saturday, Dec. 7–Thursday, Dec. 12

Tuesday, Dec. 17 (12:00 p.m.)
Final Grades Due

January Term 2025

Monday, Jan. 6
First Day of Class

Monday, Jan. 20
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Recess
Note: Classes will meet on Jan. 18

Friday, Jan. 31
Last Day of Class

Tuesday, Feb. 4 (12:00 p.m.)
Final Grades Due

Spring Term 2025

Monday, Feb. 3
First Day of Class

Monday, Feb. 3
Book Orders Due for Summer ’25

Monday, March 10
Book Orders Due for Fall ’25

Monday, March 24–Sunday, March 30
Spring Recess
Note: Classes will meet on March 22

Friday, April 18–Sunday, April 20
Easter Recess

Friday, May 16
Last Day of Class

Saturday, May 17–Thursday, May 22

Saturday, May 24
Note: Check the Commencement webpage for ceremony times and details

Monday, May 26
Memorial Day

Tuesdasy, May 27 (12:00 p.m.)
Final Grades Due

Summer Term 2025

Monday, June 9–Friday, Aug. 1
Eight-Week Session

Monday, June 9–Thursday, July 3
First Four-Week Session

Thursday, June 19
Juneteenth Holiday

Friday, July 4
Independence Day Recess

Monday, July 7–Friday, Aug. 1
Second Four-Week Session

Tuesday, Aug. 5 (12:00 p.m.)
Final Grades Due

All dates subject to change.

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