Academic Calendar for 2017-2018

Dates in this calendar are subject to change without notice; dates appearing in admission and registration instructions take precedence over those listed below.

Summer 2017
Monday, May 15 Beginning of Session I
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day – classes DO NOT meet
Monday, June 12 Beginning of Session II
Monday, June 26 Beginning of Session III – 6 Weeks
Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day – classes DO NOT meet
Monday, July 10 Beginning of Session III – 4 Weeks
Friday, Aug. 4 Close of Summer session
Tuesday, Aug. 8 Final Grades due by 12:00pm

Fall Semester 2017
Thurs-Sat, Aug. 17-19 WWAMI orientation
Monday, Aug. 21 Classes begin
WWAMI Classes begin
Cooperatively Offered Courses at Washington State University begin
Monday, Aug. 28 Last day to add course or change course section on-line
Friday, Sept. 1 Last day to drop a course without having a grade of ‘W’ recorded
Last day to add a course with instructor permission
Monday, Sept. 4 Labor Day – classes DO NOT meet
Monday, Oct. 16 Beginning of Late 8 week part of term
Friday, Oct. 27 Last day to withdraw from a course or from the university
Mon-Fri, Nov. 20-24 Fall recess
Mon-Fri, Dec. 4-8 No-examination week
Mon-Fri, Dec. 4-15 College of Law finals examinations
Saturday, Dec. 9 Commencement
Mon-Fri, Dec. 11-15 Final examinations
Friday, Dec. 15 Close of Fall semester
Tuesday, Dec. 20 Final Grades due by 12:00pm

Intersession 2017-2018
Note: Scheduled breaks for the observance of holidays vary by class.
Saturday, Dec. 16 Classes begin
Tuesday, Jan. 9 Close of Intersession
Friday, Jan. 12 Final Grades due by 12:00pm

Spring Semester 2018
Thursday, Jan 4 WWAMI classes begin
Monday, Jan. 8 Law classes begin
Cooperatively offered courses at Washington State University begin
Wednesday, Jan. 10 Classes begin
Monday, Jan. 15 Martin Luther King/Human Rights Day – Classes DO NOT meet
Thursday, Jan. 18 Last day to add course or change course section on-line
Wednesday Jan. 24 Last day to drop a course without having a grade of ‘W’ recorded
Last day to add a course with instructor permission
Monday, Feb. 19 Presidents' Day – UI Closed
Mon-Fri, March 12-16 Spring recess
Monday, March 19 Beginning of Late 8 week classes
Friday, March 30 Last day to withdraw from a course or from the university
Mon-Fri, April 30-May 4 No-examination week
Mon-Fri, April 30-May 11 College of Law final examinations
Mon-Fri, May 7-11 Final examinations
Friday, May 11 Close of Spring semester
Saturday, May 12 Commencement
Tuesday, May 15 Final Grades due by 12:00pm