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Fall 2017 Semester

DATE(S) IN 2017 DAY(S) EVENT
July 10-14 Monday-Friday Fall Registration
August 18 Friday Tuition Payment Deadline
August 21 Monday Law School Classes Begin
September 1 Friday End of Drop & Add Period 2
September 4 Monday Labor Day Holiday 1
October 6 Friday
Petition Deadline
- CR/D/F Petitions Due
- Exam Rescheduling Petitions Due
- SofTest Opt Out Forms Due

October 9 Monday Class Holiday
October 10 Tuesday Monday classes meet
November 6-10 Monday-Friday Spring Registration
November 22-24 Wednesday-Friday Thanksgiving Break 1
December 1 Friday Law School Classes End
December 2 Saturday Upper-Division Examinations Begin
December 5 Tuesday First-Year Examinations Begin
December 15 Friday All Take-Home Exams and Papers Due
December 15 Friday Scheduled Examinations End
December 16 Saturday Examination Make-Up Day
December 18 Monday Examination Make-Up Day
1 - Classes will not meet. Instructors teaching classes that meet for the entire semester will not need to schedule make-up classes.
2 - Courses dropped after the add/drop deadline will result in a final grade of "W" (Withdrawal) on the transcript. Tuition charges still apply to courses dropped after the deadline. After this date students must petition to take a course under the CR/D/F grading option.


Spring 2018 Semester

DATE(S) IN 2018 DAY(S) EVENT
January 5 Friday Tuition Payment Deadline
January 8 Monday Law School Classes Begin
January 15 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday 1
January 23 Tuesday End of Drop & Add Period 2
February 19 Monday President's Day Holiday 1
February 20 Tuesday Monday classes meet
February 23 Friday
Petition Deadline
- CR/D/F Petitions Due
- Exam Rescheduling Petitions Due
- SofTest Opt Out Forms Due

March 12-16 Monday-Friday Spring Break 1
April 24 Tuesday Law School Classes End
April 27 Friday University Classes End
April 27 Friday Upper-Division Examinations Begin
April 30 Monday First-Year Examinations Begin
May 10 Thursday All Take-Home Exams and Papers Due
May 10 Thursday Scheduled Examinations End
May 10-25 Honors Journals Write-On Competition
May 11 Friday Law School Commencement
May 12 Saturday Examination Make-Up Day
May 14 Monday Examination Make-Up Day
1 - Classes will not meet. Instructors teaching classes that meet for the entire semester will not need to schedule make-up classes.
2 - Courses dropped after the add/drop deadline will result in a final grade of "W" (Withdrawal) on the transcript. Tuition charges still apply to courses dropped after the deadline. After this date students must petition to take a course under the CR/D/F grading option.

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