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2022-2023 Academic Calendar


The Academic Calendar is approved by the Deans of the colleges within the university. Start dates, end dates, and breaks within the semester may vary by program. Certain clinical courses within some professional programs may overlap semesters.  The dates shown for orientation, drop/add, state and federal holidays and commencement are valid throughout the university. 

Fall 2022

University Orientation August 12, 2022

Fall Semester Begins August 15, 2022

Last Day for Drop/Add August 29, 2022

Labor Day (campus closed) September 5, 2022

Research Day (no classes or tests scheduled) November 4, 2022

Election Day (no classes scheduled) November 8, 2022

Thanksgiving Day (campus closed) November 24-25, 2022

Christmas (campus closed) December 23-27, 2022

Fall Semester Ends December 30, 2022

Spring 2023

Spring Semester Begins January 3, 2023

Interprofessional Day January 13, 2023

Dr. Martin Luther King Day (campus closed) January 16, 2023

Last Day for Drop Add January 18, 2023

Spring Semester Ends April 28, 2023

Commencement May 20, 2023

Summer 2023

University Orientation April 28, 2023

Summer Semester Begins May 1, 2023

Last Day for Drop Add May 26, 2023

Memorial Day (campus closed) May 29, 2023

Independence Day (campus closed) July 4, 2023

Summer Semester Ends August 14, 2023