Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2016

Regular Registration Begins 1Monday, April 25
Labor Day (Holiday)Monday, September 5
Classes beginWednesday, September 7
Fall Study BreakMonday-Tuesday, October 17-18
Thanksgiving recess begins at 5:00 pm 2Wednesday-Sunday, November 23-27
Classes resumeMonday, November 28
Classes endTuesday, December 13
Study DayWednesday, December 14
ExaminationsThursday-Friday, December 15-16
Monday-Wednesday, December 19-21
CommencementSaturday, December 17

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Thanksgiving recess will include all courses that begin on Wednesday at 5:00 pm or thereafter.

Winter Term 2017

Regular Registration Begins1Monday, December 12
Classes beginMonday, January 9
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday No Regular ClassesMonday, January 16
Spring recess beginsSaturday, February 25
Classes resumeMonday, March 6
Dearborn Honors ConvocationTuesday, March 28
Classes endFriday, April 21
Study daySaturday, April 22
ExaminationsMonday-Friday, April 24-28
CommencementSunday, April 30

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Summer Term 2017

Regular Registration Begins1Monday, April 24
Classes beginMonday, May 8
Memorial Day (Holiday)Monday, May 29
Classes end (7-week classes)Friday, June 23
Study DaySaturday, June 24
Summer Recess beginsSunday, June 25
Examinations (7-week classes)Monday-Wednesday, June 26-28
Independence Day (celebrated)Tuesday, July 4
Classes resume (7-week and 14-week classes)Wednesday, July 5
Classes end (7-week and 14-week classes)Friday, August 18
Study DaySaturday, August 19
ExaminationsMonday-Friday, August 21-25

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Dates are subject to change at any time by the Board of regents.