John Cook School of Business Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2016-2017
Fall semester
Fall intersession begins Aug. 8
Last day to withdraw without a "W" Aug. 12
Last day to withdraw from fall intersession Aug. 29
Labor Day (Mon.) Sept. 5
Fall intersession final exams Sept. 6
New student orientation Sept. 6
Fall semester begins Sept. 7
One-year MBA fall semester begins Sept. 7
Last day to withdraw without a "W" Sept. 16
Make a Difference Day Oct. 22
Last day to withdraw from fall semester Oct. 31
Registration begins for spring semester Nov. 7
Thanksgiving break Nov. 23-25
Fall final exams  Dec. 5-8
Fall final grades due by 5 p.m. Dec. 15
Fall degree conferral  Dec. 17
Spring semseter (2017)
Spring intersession begins Jan. 4
Last day to withdraw without a "W" Jan. 13
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 16
Last day to withdraw from spring intersession Jan. 17
Spring intersession final exams Feb. 2
New student orientation Feb. 2
Spring classes begin Feb. 6
One-year MBA spring semester begins Feb. 6
Last day to withdraw without a "W" Feb. 15
Ash Wednesday March 1
Spring break March 13-18
Registration begins for summer semester April 3
Registration begins for fall semester April 3
Last day to withdraw from spring semester April 3
Good Friday April 14
Spring final exams May 8-11
Spring final grades due by 5 p.m. May 18
John Cook School of Business Pre-commencement May 19
Spring Commencement May 20
Summer semester (2017)
Summer session 1 begins May 22
 Last day to withdraw without a "W" May 25
Memorial Day May 29
One-year MBA summer semester begins TBD
Last day to withdraw from summer session 1 classes June 15
Summer session 1 final exams June 28-29
Summer session 2 begins July 3
Fourth of July July 4
Summer session 1 final grades due by 5 p.m. July 6
 Last day to withdraw without a "W" July 6
Last day to withdraw from summer session 2 classes July 27
Summer session 2 final exams Aug. 9-10
Summer degree conferral Aug. 16
Summer session 2 final grades due by 5 p.m. Aug. 17