Academic Calendar

Key Dates: Spring 2017 through Summer 2020

The 2017-18 Academic Calendar has been approved; proposed calendars for future years are subject to approval by the Chancellor's Office.

Summer Intersession 2017

May 30                           Summer Intersession begins
July 4                              Independence Day; University closed
August 12                       Summer Intersession ends

Fall Semester 2017

August 17                        University Convocation; Fall semester begins
August 21                        Fall classes begin
September 4                    Labor Day; University closed
November 10                   Veterans Day; University closed
November 22                   Finals Study Day, no classes
November 23-26             Thanksgiving Holiday; University closed
December 5-9                 Final Examinations
December 15                   Fall semester ends

Winter Intersession 2018

January 2                           Winter Intersession begins
January 15                         Martin Luther King's Day; University closed
January 20                         Winter Intersession ends
 

Spring Semester 2018

January 22                     Spring semester begins
March 26 - April 1         Spring Break
March 30                       Cesar Chavez Day; University closed
May 12                          Spring classes end
May 14                          Finals Study Day, no classes
May 15-19                    Final Exams
May 21, 22, 23              University Commencements
May 25                          Spring semester ends
May 28                          Memorial Day; University closed
 

May Intersession 2018

May 21                           May Intersession begins
May 28                           Memorial Day; University closed
June 9                            May Intersession ends
 

Summer Intersession 2018

May 29                          Summer Intersession begins
July 4                             Independence Day; University closed
August 11                     Summer Intersession ends

Fall Semester 2018

August 16                        University Convocation; Fall semester begins
August 20                        Fall classes begin
September 3                    Labor Day; University closed
November 12                   Veterans Day; University closed
November 21                   Finals Study Day, no classes
November 22-25             Thanksgiving Holiday; University closed
December 4-8                 Final Examinations
December 14                   Fall semester ends

Winter Intersession 2019

January 2                           Winter Intersession begins
January 19                         Martin Luther King's Day; University closed
January 21                         Winter Intersession ends

Spring Semester 2019

January 22                        Spring semester begins
April 1 - April 7                Spring Break
April 1                              Cesar Chavez Day; University closed
May 11                             Spring classes end
May 13                             Finals Study Day, no classes
May 14-18                       Final Exams
May 20, 21, 22                 University Commencements
May 24                            Spring semester ends

May Intersession 2019

May 20                           May Intersession begins
May 27                           Memorial Day; University closed
June 8                            May Intersession ends

Summer Intersession 2019

May 28                          Summer Intersession begins
July 4                             Independence Day; University closed
August 10                     Summer Intersession ends

Fall Semester 2019

August 15                        University Convocation; Fall semester begins
August 19                        Fall classes begin
September 2                    Labor Day; University closed
November 11                   Veterans Day; University closed
November 27                   Finals Study Day, no classes
November 28-December 1             Thanksgiving Holiday; University closed
December 3-7                 Final Examinations
December 13                   Fall semester ends

Winter Intersession 2020

January 2                           Winter Intersession begins
January 19                         Martin Luther King's Day; University closed
January 20                         Winter Intersession ends

Spring Semester 2020

January 21                        Spring semester begins
March 30 - April 5                Spring Break
March 31                              Cesar Chavez Day; University closed
May 9                             Spring classes end
May 11                             Finals Study Day, no classes
May 12-16                       Final Exams
May 18, 19, 20                 University Commencements
May 22                            Spring semester ends

May Intersession 2020

May 18                           May Intersession begins
May 25                           Memorial Day; University closed
June 6                            May Intersession ends

Summer Intersession 2020

May 27                          Summer Intersession begins
July 4                             Independence Day; University closed
August 8                       Summer Intersession ends