Academic Calendar 2026-2027

Fall Semester 2026

Fall Semester Begins

August 17, 2026

Last Day for Drop/Add

August 31, 2026

Labor Day (campus closed)

September 7, 2026

Election Day (no classes scheduled)

November 3, 2026

Research Day (no classes or tests scheduled)

November 6, 2026

Thanksgiving (campus closed)

November 26-27, 2026

Christmas (campus closed)

December 24-28, 2026

Fall Semester Ends

December 31,2026

Spring Semester 2027

Spring Semester Begins

January 4, 2027

Interprofessional Day

January 8, 2027

Last Day for Drop/Add

January 19, 2027

Dr. Martin Luther King Day (campus closed)

January 18, 2027

Spring Semester Ends

April 30, 2027

Commencement

May 15, 2027

Summer Semester 2027

Summer Semester Begins

May 3, 2027

Memorial Day (campus closed)

May 31, 2027

Last Day for Drop/Add

May 28, 2027

Independence Day (campus closed)

July 5, 2027

Summer Semester Ends

August 13, 2027

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 drop/add, state and federal holidays, and commencement are valid throughout the university.