2026–27 Academic Calendar

  • *These dates are of 03/15/2021 and may be subject to change

    Summer Sessions 2026 
    Event Date
    Early Summer Session Classes Begin Monday, May 11, 2026 
    Memorial Day Holiday: No Classes Monday, May 25, 2026 
    Early Summer Session Classes End  Friday, May 29, 2026          
    Summer Session 1 Classes Begin Monday, June 1, 2026
    Summer Session 1 Classes End Thursday, July 2, 2026
    Independence Day Holiday: No Classes Friday, July 3, 2026 
    Summer Session 2 Classes Begin Monday, July 6, 2026 
    Summer Session 2 Classes End
    Friday, August 7, 2026 
    Fall Semester 2026
    Event Date
    Classes Begin Monday, August 24, 2026
    Labor Day: No Classes Monday, September 7, 2026 
    Thanksgiving Recess: No Classes Monday, November 23 through Friday, November 27, 2026  
    Classes Resume Monday, November 30, 2026
    Classes End (End of Day) Monday, December 7, 2026
    Final Exams Tuesday, December 8 through Friday, December 11, 2026 
    Commencement Saturday, December 12, 2026
    Winter Session 2026–27
    Event Date
    Classes Begin
    Thursday, December 17, 2026 
    No Classes
    Friday, December 25, 2026
    No Classes Friday, January 1, 2026
    Classes End
    Friday, January 8, 2027
    Spring Semester 2027
    Event Date
    MLK Holiday: No Classes Monday, January 18, 20227
    First Day of Classes
    Tuesday, January 19, 2027 
    Spring Break: No Classes
    Monday, March 8 through Friday, March 12, 2027
    Classes Resume
    Monday, March 15,  2027 
    Classes End (End of Day)
    Monday, May 3, 2027
    Final Exams
    Tuesday, May 4 through Friday, May 7, 2027
    Graduate Commencement for Master's and Doctoral Degrees
    Friday, May 7, 2027
    Undergraduate Commencement for Associate's and Bachelor's Degrees Saturday, May 8, 2027