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2016-17

Download a printable version of the 2016-17 academic calendar.

May 2016
31 Summer 10-Week Classes Begin
   
June
3 Summer 5-Week Classes Begin
13 Bridge Classes Begin
15 New Student Orientation Session #1
16 New Student Orientation Session #2
17 New Studen Orientation Session #3
20 UB Classes Begin
   
July
1 Bridge/UB classes end
4 Independence Day (no classes/college closed)
8 Summer 5-Week Classes End
8 UB Classes End
18 New Student Orientation Session #4
19 New Student Orientation Session #5
   
August
5 Summer 10-Week Classes End
15-16 International Students Arrive
15-17 New Faculty Workshops
17-19 New International Student Orientation
18-19 All Faculty Workshops
20 New Students Arrive
20 Welcome Week Begins
22 Returning Students Arrive
23 Enrollment Confirmation Day
24 Fall Semester Classes Begin (Wed.)
(Add/Drop Period: Aug. 24 – Sept. 2)
   
September
2 Last Day to Drop or Add a Course
5 Labor Day (no classes/college closed)
30-Oct.2 Homecoming/Family Weekend
   
October
13-16 Fall Break (Thurs. - Sun.)
14 Midterm
17 Classes Resume
17 Spring 2017 Advising Begins
18 Midterm Grades Due (Noon)
21-22 Board of Trustees Meeting
29 Central College Scholar Day
31 Spring 2017 Registration Begins
   
November
12 Central College Scholar Day
14 Last Day to Withdraw From a Course
24-27 Thanksgiving Break (Thurs. - Sun.)
28 Classes Resume
   
December
1 Registration for Guest Students Begins
9 Last Day of Fall Semester Classes (Fri.)
12 College-Wide Study Day
13-15 Final Exams
16 Residence Halls Closed
20 Fall Semester Final Grades Due (Noon)
   
January 2017
14 New Student Welcome Day/Orientation
15 Returning Students Arrive
16 Spring Semester Classes Begin
(Add/Drop Period: Jan. 16-27)
16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (a.m. classes shortened)
27 Last Day to Drop or Add a Course
28 Central College Scholar Day
   
February
4 Central College Scholar Day
   
March
10 Spring Break (Mon. - Sun.)
14 Midterm Grades Due (Noon)
20 Classes Resume
20 Fall 2017 Advising Begins
   
April
3 Fall 2017 Registration Begins
14 Last Day to Withdraw From a Course
14-17 Easter Break
18 Classes Resume (Tues.)
21-22 Board of Trustees Meeting
TBA Service Day
   
May
4-6 Tulip Time
5 Last day of Spring Semester Courses
5 Last day to register for a summer internship
8 College-Wide Study Day
9-11 Final Exams
12 Senior Grades Due (Noon)
12 Residence Halls Closed
13 Baccalaureate/Commencement
16 Final Grades Due (Noon)