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Fall 2017

  • Aug. 21
  • M
  • Ph.D. program new student orientation check-in begins at HGS, 9 a.m.*
  • Aug. 21–25
  • M–F
  • Orientation week for all new students
  • Aug. 23
  • W
  • Fall-term online course registration begins, 9 a.m.
  • Fall term begins for D.N.P. program, 8 a.m.
  • Aug. 25
  • F
  • Orientation day for all first-specialty-year students in the M.S.N. program (returning and new)
  • Aug. 28
  • M
  • Fall term begins for GEPN, M.S.N., and post-master’s programs, 8 a.m.
  • Aug. 30
  • W
  • Fall term begins for Ph.D. program, 8:20 a.m.*
  • Sept. 1
  • F
  • Friday classes do not meet. Monday classes meet instead (all programs except GEPN)
  • Sept. 4
  • M
  • Labor Day. Classes do not meet
  • Sept. 13
  • W
  • Fall-term online course registration ends, 5 p.m.
  • Sept. 22
  • F
  • D.N.P. students meet at YSN
  • Oct. 2
  • M
  • Due date for Ph.D. dissertations to be considered by the Degree Committee for award of the degree in December
  • Oct. 17
  • T
  • October recess begins, 5:20 p.m. (Ph.D. program only)
  • Oct. 23
  • M
  • Classes resume, 8:20 a.m. (Ph.D. program)
  • Oct. 27
  • F
  • D.N.P. students meet at YSN
  • Nov. 17
  • F
  • November recess begins, 5:20 p.m. (all programs except GEPN)
  • Nov. 22
  • W
  • November recess begins, 8 a.m. (GEPN program)
  • Nov. 27
  • M
  • November recess ends, 8 a.m. (all programs)
  • Dec. 1
  • F
  • D.N.P. students meet at YSN
  • Dec. 14
  • TH
  • Ph.D. program fall-term classes end, 5:20 p.m.
  • Dec. 15
  • F
  • GEPN, M.S.N., post-master’s, and D.N.P. program fall-term classes end, 5 p.m., and winter recess begins
  • Ph.D. program final examinations begin
  • Dec. 20
  • W
  • Ph.D. program examinations end, and winter recess begins

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Spring 2018

  • Jan. 3
  • W
  • Spring-term online course registration begins for GEPN, M.S.N., post-master’s, and D.N.P. programs, 9 a.m.
  • Jan. 8
  • M
  • Spring term begins for GEPN and D.N.P. programs, 8 a.m.
  • Jan. 8–12
  • M–F
  • D.N.P. Winter Intensive Session
  • Jan. 10
  • W
  • Spring-term online course registration begins for Ph.D. program
  • Jan. 12
  • F
  • D.N.P. students meet at YSN
  • Jan. 15
  • M
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Classes do not meet
  • Jan. 16
  • T
  • Spring term begins for M.S.N., post-master’s, and Ph.D. programs, 8 a.m.*
  • Jan. 19
  • F
  • Friday classes do not meet. Monday classes meet instead (all programs)
  • Jan. 24
  • W
  • Spring-term online course registration ends for GEPN, M.S.N., post-master’s, and D.N.P. programs, 5 p.m.
  • Jan. 26
  • F
  • Spring-term online course registration ends for Ph.D. program
  • Feb. 15
  • TH
  • Deadline for graduating Ph.D. students to defend their dissertations for May graduation
  • Mar. 9
  • F
  • D.N.P. students meet at YSN
  • Spring recess begins, 5:20 p.m. (all programs)
  • Mar. 15
  • TH
  • Due date for Ph.D. dissertations to be considered by the Degree Committee for award of the degree in May
  • Mar. 19
  • M
  • Spring-term classes resume, 8 a.m. (D.N.P. program)
  • Mar. 26
  • M
  • Spring-term classes resume, 8:20 a.m. (GEPN, M.S.N., post-master’s, and Ph.D. programs)
  • Apr. 6
  • F
  • D.N.P. students meet at YSN
  • Apr. 19–20
  • TH–F
  • D.N.P. project presentations
  • May 3
  • TH
  • Ph.D. program spring-term classes end, 5:20 p.m.
  • May 4
  • F
  • Ph.D. program final examinations begin
  • D.N.P. students meet at YSN
  • May 9
  • Ph.D. program examinations end, 5:20 p.m.
  • May 11
  • F
  • GEPN, M.S.N., post-master’s, and D.N.P. program spring-term classes end, 5 p.m.
  • May 21
  • M
  • University Commencement

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Summer 2018

  • May 14
  • M
  • Summer-term classes begin, 8 a.m. (GEPN and M.S.N.)
  • May 28
  • M
  • Memorial Day. Classes do not meet
  • June 4–8
  • M–F
  • D.N.P. Summer Intensive Session
  • July 4
  • W
  • Independence Day. Classes do not meet
  • July 31
  • T
  • GEPN summer-term classes end, 5 p.m.
  • Aug. 13
  • M
  • M.S.N. summer-term classes end, 5 p.m.

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Faculty Grading Calendar

  • Aug. 17
  • F
  • Final summer-term grades are due
  • Jan. 2
  • T
  • Final fall-term grades are due
  • May 11
  • F
  • Final grades are due for graduating students
  • May 25
  • F
  • Final grades are due for continuing students (all programs except Ph.D.)
  • May 31
  • TH
  • Final grades are due for continuing Ph.D. students

*Students enrolled in the Ph.D. program in Nursing should consult the Graduate School academic calendar for additional dates specific to Graduate School programs.

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