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, 2027
Classes End Friday, January 8, 2027
Spring Semester 2027
Event Date
MLK Holiday: No Classes Monday, January 18, 2027
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