Start of year and orientation activities

August 16–26: OOPs leader training
August 20–September 1: RA training
August 23–24: New international students arrive
August 24–26: Mandatory international student orientation
August 27: OOPs participants arrive
August 28: OOPs trips depart
September 2: OOPs trips return, registration for campus orientation
September 2–6: On-campus orientation
September 6: Convocation, opening of the academic year activities
September 7: Fall term classes begin

Fall term 2017

September 6: Convocation
September 7: Classes begin
October 6–7: Board of Trustees meeting
October 6–9: Parent & Family Weekend, Alumni Weekend
October 9–10: Fall Open House for prospective students
October 12–15: Fall Fly-In for prospective students
November 2-3: Faculty Retreat (no classes)
November 17: Classes end

Winter term 2018

January 7: Residence halls reopen
January 8: Classes begin
January TBA: Board of Trustees meeting
March 16: Classes end

Spring term 2018

April 1: Residence halls reopen
April 2: Classes begin
April TBA: Board of Trustees meeting
June 8: Classes end, senior presentations to the board
June 9: Commencement

2018–2019 Academic Calendar

Fall term 2018

September 5: Convocation
September 6: Classes begin
November 16: Classes end

Winter term 2019

Jan 7: Classes begin
March 15: Classes end

Spring term 2019

April 1: Classes begin
June 7: Classes end
June 8: Commencement