2018–19 Calendar Highlights


Summer Sessions 2018

First Four-Week Session Begins Mon, June 11
First Four-Week Education Graduate Session Begins Mon, June 25
Independence Day (holiday); no classes Wed, July 4
Second Four-Week Session Begins Mon, July 9
Second Four-Week Education Graduate Sessions Begins Mon, July 23
Final Exams or Last Class for All Day and Evening Classes
Fri, Aug 17

Note: Graduate programs’ start/end dates vary by program. See the Time Schedule for specifics about your program.

Autumn Quarter 2018

New International Student Check-in (tentative)
Mon, Sep 17 
New International Student Orientation
Sep 18–19
New Student Check-in  
Wed, Sep 19
New Student Orientation Begins
Wed, Sep 19 
Returning Student Check-in (11 a.m.–5 p.m.) Sat, Sep 22
Returning Student Check-in (1–5 p.m.) Sun, Sep 23
Class Instruction Begins Mon, Sep 24
Veterans Day (holiday); no classes Mon, Nov 12
Thanksgiving (holiday); no classes Nov 22–23
Last Class for Day Classes Fri, Nov 30
Student Reading Day
Mon, Dec 3
Final Exams or Last Meeting for All Day and Evening Classes Dec 4–6
Residence Halls Close for Christmas Break (10 a.m.) Fri, Dec 7
Christmas Break Dec 7–Jan 2
Campus Christmas Closure
Dec 24–Jan 1

Winter Quarter 2019

Residence Halls Open (1 p.m.)
Wed, Jan 2
Class Instruction Begins
Thu, Jan 3
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday); evening classes* meet
Mon, Jan 21
Presidents Day (holiday); evening classes* meet Mon, Feb 18
Last Class for Day Classes Tues, Mar 12
Final Exams or Last Meeting for All Day and Evening Classes
Mar 13–15
Residence Halls Close for Spring Break (10 a.m.)
Sat, Mar 16
Spring Break
Mar 16–24

Spring Quarter 2019

Residence Halls Open (1 p.m.)
Sun, Mar 24
Class Instruction Begins
Mon, Mar 25
Good Friday (half-day holiday; classes end at noon)
Fri, Apr 19
Easter Monday (class instruction begins at 12:30 p.m.) Mon, Apr 22
Memorial Day (holiday); evening classes* meet Mon, May 27
Last Class for Day Classes Fri, May 31
Student Reading and Faculty In-Service Day Mon, Jun 3
Final Exams or Last Class for All Evening Classes Jun 3–6
Final Exams for All Day Classes Jun 4–6
Ivy Cutting Fri, Jun 7
Residence Halls Close for Summer Break (4 p.m.) Fri, Jun 7
Graduate Commencement
Fri, Jun 7
Undergraduate Commencement Sat, Jun 8
Graduating seniors vacate housing  Sun, Jun 9

*Evening classes include all classes that begin at 4 p.m. or later.

Evening Classes Are Those Beginning at 4 p.m. or Later

Monday evening classes meet on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents Day, and Memorial Day to have the required class sessions.