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Academic Calendar

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Semester Programs

2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Fall Semester Events Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018 Fall 2019
Graduate Residential Business Program Classes Begin 22 Aug M 21 Aug M 20 Aug M 26 Aug M
New Student Check-In 26 Aug F 25 Aug F 24 Aug F 30 Aug F
Returning Student Check-In

28 Aug SU

27 Aug SU 26 Aug SU 1 Sep SU
Classes Begin 29 Aug M 28 Aug M 27 Aug M 2 Sep M
Fall Recess Begins* 7 Oct F 6 Oct F 5 Oct F 11 Oct F
Classes Resume 12 Oct W 11 Oct W 10 Oct W 16 Oct W
Parent's/Family Weekend Begins 28 Oct F TBA TBA TBA
Midterm Grades Due to SAS — Noon 26 Oct W 25 Oct W 24 Oct W 30 Oct W
Enrollment For Spring Classes Begin 9 Nov W 8 Nov W 7 Nov W 13 Nov W
Thanksgiving Recess Begins* 22 Nov TU 21 Nov TU 20 Nov TU 26 Nov TU
Classes Resume 28 Nov M 27 Nov M 26 Nov M 2 Dec M
Last Day of Class 9 Dec F 8 Dec F 7 Dec F 13 Dec F
Exams Begin 12 Dec M 11 Dec M 10 Dec M 16 Dec M
Exams End 16 Dec F 15 Dec F 14 Dec F 20 Dec F
December Graduates Recognition Ceremony 17 Dec SA 16 Dec SA 15 Dec SA TBA
Final Grades Due to SAS — Noon 19 Dec M 18 Dec M 17 Dec M 23 Dec M
 
Spring Semester Events Spring 2017 Spring 2018 Spring  2019 Spring 2020
Graduate Residential MBA and Graduate Health Science courses begin 9 Jan M 8 Jan M 7 Jan M 13 Jan M
New Student Check-In 10 Jan TU 9 Jan T 8 Jan TU 14 Jan TU
Returning Student Check-In 11 Jan W 10 Jan W 9 Jan W 15 Jan W
Classes Begin 12 Jan TH 11 Jan TH 10 Jan TH 16 Jan TH
February Break Begins* 22 Feb W 21 Feb W 20 Feb W 19 Feb W
Classes Resume 27 Feb M 26 Feb M 25 Feb M 24 Feb M
Midterm Grades Due to SAS — Noon 20 Mar M 12 Mar M 11 Mar M 23 Mar M
Graduate Residential Business Program Spring Recess Begins* 3 Mar F 9 Mar F 8 Mar F TBA
Spring Recess Begins* 17 Mar F 16 Mar F 15 Mar F 13 Mar F
All Classes Resume 27 Mar M 26 Mar M 25 Mar M 23 Mar M
Enrollment For Fall Classes Begin 5 Apr W 4 Apr W 3 Apr W 8 Apr W
Last Day of Class 28 Apr F 27 Apr F 26 Apr F 1 May F
Reading Days 1-2 May M, TU 30 Apr - 1 May M, TU 29-30 Apr M, TU 4-5 May, M, TU
Exams Begin 3 May W 2 May W 1 May W 6 May W
Exams End 9 May TU 8 May TU 7 May TU 12 May TU
Final Grades Due to SAS 5 p.m.** 12 May F 11 May F 10 May F 15 May F at Noon
Commencement 13 May SA 12 May SA 11 May SA 16 May SA
 
Summer Sessions Summer 2017 Summer 2018 Summer 2019 Summer 2020
Trimester Session Begins 10 May W TBA TBA TBA
Session 1 Begins 22 May M 21 May M 20 May M 25 May M
Session 1 Ends 24 June SA 23 June SA 22 Jun SA 27 Jun SA
Session 2 Begins 3 July M 2 July M 1 Jul M 6 Jul M
Session 2 Ends 5 Aug SA 4 Aug SA 3 Aug SA 8 Aug SA
Trimester Session Ends 18 Aug F TBA TBA TBA
 
Alumni Reunion Dates 7/13-7/16 7/12-7/15 7/11-7/14 TBA


*Recess begins at the end of the last scheduled class on this day.
**Commencing with Spring 2017, final grades will be due by 12:00PM (noon) on the stated day



Quarter Programs

2016-2017 2017-2018
 
Summer Quarter Events Summer 2016 Summer 2017
Classes begin  13 June M 12 June M
Check-in deadline 16 June TH 15 June TH
Enrollment for Fall classes begins 22 July F 21 July F
Classes end  26 Aug F 25 Aug F
Final grades due to SAS by 12:00 noon 31 Aug W 30 Aug W
Fall Quarter Events Fall 2016 Fall 2017
Classes begin 7 Sept W 6 Sept W
Check-in deadline 12 Sept M 11 Sept M
Enrollment for Winter classes begins 14 Oct F 13 Oct F
Classes end 22 Nov T 21 Nov T
December graduates recognition ceremony 17 Dec SA TBA SA
Final grades due to SAS by 12:00 noon 25 Nov F 24 Nov F
Winter Quarter Events Winter 2017 Winter 2018
Classes begin 2 Jan M* 1 Jan M*
Check-in deadline 5 Jan TH 4 Jan TH
Enrollment for Spring classes begins 10 Feb F 9 Feb F
Classes end 17 Mar F 16 Mar F
Final grades due to SAS by 12:00 noon  22 Mar W 21 Mar W
Commencement 13 May SA 12 May SA
Spring Quarter Events Spring 2017 Spring 2018
Classes begin 27 Mar M 26 Mar M
Check-in deadline 30 Mar TH 29 Mar TH
Enrollment for Summer classes begins 5 May F 4 May F
Classes end 9 June F 8 June F
Final grades due to SAS by 12:00 noon 14 June W 13 June W
 

*Contact hours for class days that fall on a holiday will be made up as determined by the course instructor

Clarkson University retains the right to alter these calendars due to unpredictable or extenuating circumstances.