Academic Calendars

2016 – 2017 Academic Calendar

 

Fall Semester 2016 
Priority Registration Begins April 18
Open Registration April 22 – August 12
First-Year Orientation August 1
Classes Begin August 8
End of Add/drop period, Last day to pay all fees without a late fee assessment ($100.00) August 12
Graduation Portal open to apply for Fall degree completion August 15
Holiday – College of Law closed in observance of Labor Day (No classes) September 5
Last day to apply for Fall degree completion September 15
Holiday – College of Law closed in observance of Veterans Day (No classes) November 11
Last Day to withdraw without receiving a failing grade (Course/Term) Labor Day Make-Up (Monday schedule) November 14
Veterans Day Make-up with Friday schedule November 15
Inclement weather make-up day (Thursday schedule) November 16
Inclement weather make-up day (Friday schedule) November 17
Inclement weather make-up day (Wednesday schedule)
NOTE: FAMU Classic Weekend
November 18
Inclement weather make-up day (Thursday schedule) November 21
Inclement weather make-up day (Friday schedule)
Classes End
November 22
Reading Period November 23-27
Holiday-College of Law closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day (No classes) November 24-25
Final Examination Period Begins November 28
Final Examination Period Ends/University Commencement December 9

 

Spring Semester 2017
Priority Registration Begins October 17
Open Registration October 21 – January 6
Classes Begin January 3
End of Add/drop period, Last day to pay all fees without a late fee assessment ($100.00) January 6
Holiday – College of Law closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No classes) January 16
Graduation Portal open to apply for Spring degree completion January 17
Last day to apply for Spring degree completion February 16
Spring Break (College of Law open, No Classes) March 6 – 10
Last day to withdraw (course/term) April 10
New Year’s Day make­‐up day (Monday schedule) April 17
Martin Luther King, Jr Day Make up with Monday schedule
Classes End
April 18
Reading Period April 19 – 21
Final Examination Period Begins April 24
Final Examination Period Ends May 5
University Commencement April 29
College of Law Hooding Ceremony May 20

 

Summer Semester 2017
Priority Registration Begins (By Appointment) March 13
Open Registration Begins March 17 – May 22
Classes Begin May 15
End of Add/drop period, Last day to pay all fees without a late fee assessment ($100.00) May 22
Intent to graduate application-Students may begin to apply for graduation (on-line through iRattler) May 23
Holiday – College of Law closed in observance of Memorial Day (No classes) May 29
Last day to submit an intent to graduate application June 9
Last Day to withdraw without receiving a failing Grade(Course/Term) June 23
Classes End June 30
Memorial Day Make-up day (Monday schedule) July 3
Holiday – College of Law closed in observance of Independence Day (No classes) July 4
Reading Period July 5 – 7
Final Examination Period Begins July 10
Final Examination Period Ends July 13
University Summer Commencement August 4

*Dates and times listed above are subject to change

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