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2015–2016 Academic Year

Fall 2015

Orientation Week of August 17

Monday, August 24 First day of classes

Monday, September 7, Labor Day

Monday, October 12, Columbus Day

Tuesday, October 13, Monday Class Schedule

Wednesday-Friday, November 25–27, Thanksgiving Break

Friday, December 4, Last Day of Classes

Saturday-Tuesday, December 5–8, December Reading Period

Wednesday-Friday, December 9–18, Exam Period (19 as snow make-up day)

Spring 2016

Tuesday, January 5, First Day of Class

Monday, January 18, Martin Luther King Day

Wednesday, January 20, Monday Class Schedule

Monday, February 15, Presidents Day (Snow day make-up if needed)

Thursday, February 18, Monday Schedule

February 29 – March 4, Spring Break

March 7, Classes Resume

Monday, April 18, Patriot’s Day

Tuesday, April 19, Monday Schedule

Thursday, April 21, Last Day of Classes

Reading Period, Friday April 22–Monday April 25

Exam Period, Tuesday April 26–Tuesday May 10

Friday, May 20, Commencement