SMS Academic Calendar - Fall 2017

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Fall Semester 2017

August 1-29

Registration for New Degree-Seeking Students

August 1

Tuition and Fees Due for Fall 2017

August 14-29

Registration for Non-Degree Seeking Students

August 28-29

New Student Orientation

August 30

Classes Begin: 8 a.m.
Add/Drop Begins

September 4

Labor Day - Offices Closed; Classes in Session

September 8

Last Day to Add/Drop

September 9

Withdrawal Period Begins

October 1

Online Filing Deadline for Graduation in May or August 2018

October 14-17

Fall Break

October 23-27

Advance Spring Registration for Continuing Students

October 27

Last Day to Withdraw

October 28 -  December 8

Spring Schedule Adjustment for Continuing Students

November 22 at Noon through November 26

Thanksgiving Break - Offices Closed; No Classes

December 8

Classes End: 5 pm
Last Day to Submit Grades for Spring 2017 Incomplete (I) Coursework
Final Deadline to File for Graduation in May or August 2018

December 9-10

Reading Period I

December 11-15


December 15

Last Day to Submit Theses/Dissertations for January 2018 Graduation

December 16-17

Reading Period II

December 18-20


December 21 at Noon through January 2

Winter Break - Offices Closed

January 3 by 9:00 a.m.

Final Grades Due

January 12

Winter Degree Conferral Date (No Ceremony)

Updated by J. Hay on 31-AUG-2017.