MBA Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2017

DATE WEEKDAY CLASSES
Aug 20-25 Sun-Fri First week orientation for entering MBA students
Aug 24 Thursday First day of LEAD class for first-term MBA students
Aug 28-Sep 1 Mon-Fri First week of core classes(LEAD, Accounting) for first-term MBA students
Aug 28-Sep 1 Mon-Fri Fall block week classes for continuing MBA students
Sep 4 Mon Labor Day. University holiday. No classes scheduled.
Sep 5 Tues

First day of full-term and first half-term (A-term) classes

Sep 8 Fri Class make-up day for core (specific classes to be added later)
Sept 15 Fri Class meeting for Managerial Statistics
Sept 22 Fri Class meeting for Managerial Statistics
Sept 29 Fri Class meeting for Managerial Statistics
Oct 16 Mon

Last class for first half-term (A-term) courses.

Last class for full-term courses before first final exam period.

Oct 17 Tues Study day. No classes scheduled. 
Oct 18-20, 23 Wed-Fri, Mon

First final exam period. No classes scheduled. 

Final exams for first half-term (A-term) courses

Oct 18 Wed October degrees conferred
Oct 24 Tues Fall break. No classes scheduled.
Oct 25 Wed

Classes resume for full-term courses. 

First class for second half-term (B-term) courses. 

Nov 1 Wed Last day to apply for February degrees
Nov 6 Mon No classes scheduled
Nov 7 Tues Election Day. University holiday. No classes scheduled
Nov 22-26 Wed-Sun Thanksgiving recess. No classes scheduled
Dec 1 Fri Last day to apply for May degrees
Dec 12 Tues Last day of classes
Dec 13 Wed Study day. No classes scheduled
Dec 14-15, 18-22 Thur-Fri, Mon-Fri

Second final exam period. No classes scheduled.

Final exams for full-term courses and second half-term (B-term) courses.

Dec 22 Fri Term ends
Dec 23-Jan 22 Sat-Mon Winter holidays

Please note: all dates are subject to change

Spring Term 2018

DATE WEEKDAY CLASSES
Jan 7 Sun International Students Orientation
Jan 7-12 Sun-Fri First week orientation for entering MBA students
Jan 11 Thurs First day of LEAD class for first-term MBA students
Jan 8-12 Mon-Fri First Spring Block Week for continuing MBA students
Jan 15 Mon Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observed. University holiday. No classes scheduled.
Jan 16-19, 22 Tues-Fri, Mon First week of classes (LEAD, Accounting) for first term MBA students
Jan 16-19, 22 Tues-Fri, Mon

Second Spring Block Week for continuing MBA students

Jan 23 Tues First day of classes (start of A-term and Full-term courses)
Jan 26 Fri

Official Class Day for all Monday and Monday/Wednesday A-term and Full-term core and elective courses (replacing Monday, March 5th)

Feb 2 Fri Class meeting for Managerial Statistics
Feb 7 Wed

February degrees conferred

Feb 9 Fri Class meeting for Managerial Statistics
Feb 16 Fri Class meeting for Managerial Statistics
Mar 2 Fri

Last class for first half-term (A-term) elective courses.

Last class for full-term elective courses before first final exam period.

Mar 5 Mon Study day. No classes scheduled
Mar 6-9 Tues-Fri

First final exam period. No classes scheduled. 

Final exams for first half-term (A-term) courses

Mar 12-16 Mon-Fri Spring holidays. No classes scheduled
Mar 19 Mon

Classes resume for full-term courses

First class for second half-term (B-term) courses

Apr 27 Fri Last day of classes
Apr 30 - May 1 Mon - Tues Study days. No classes scheduled
May 2-4, 7-11 Wed-Fri, Mon-Fri

Second final exam period. No classes scheduled.

Final exams for full-term courses and second half-term (B-term) courses.

May 11 Fri

Term ends

May 16 Wed University commencement 2018. Conferring of degrees. 

Please note: all dates are subject to change

Last updated: 12/22/16