Academics Calendar

The academic year consists of two 15-week semesters with summer school scheduled to begin at the close of each academic year. The academics calendar below gives a brief outline of the year’s events. Concentrated study in most fields is provided for students who desire to accelerate their academic programs.

August 26Fri.Residence Halls Open (8 a.m.)
New Student-Parent Orientation (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
New Student Registration (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
August 27Sat.Incoming Freshmen Testing (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.)
August 29 - September 2Mon. - Fri.Fall Revival Meetings
August 29Mon.Classes Begin (7:15 a.m.)
August 30Tues.Online A, C, & D Classes Begin
August 30 - September 2Tues. - Fri.Drop/Add Week
September 5Mon.Labor Day
October 17 - 20Mon. - Thur.Missions Conference
October 21Fri.Midterm Grades Due (8:00 a.m.)
October 25Tues.Online B Classes Begin
November 21 - 25Mon. - Fri.Thanksgiving Break
November 28Mon.Classes Resume (7:15 a.m.)
December 5Mon.Project Due Date
December 12 - 14Mon. - Wed.Semester Examinations
December 14Wed.Fall Semester Ends
Residence Halls Close (5:00 p.m.)
January 8Sun.Residence Halls Open (1:00 p.m.)
January 9Mon.Residual Registration (12:30-4:30 p.m.)
January 9- 13Mon. - Fri.Winter Revival Meetings
Drop/Add Week
January 10Tues.Classes Begin (7:15 a.m.)
Online A, C, & D Classes Begin
March 3Fri.Midterm Grades Due (8:00 a.m.)
March 7Tues.Online B Classes Begin
March 20 - 24Mon. - Fri.Spring Recess
March 27Mon.Classes Resume (7:15 a.m.)
April 16Sun.Easter
April 24Mon.Project Due Date
May 1 - 3Mon. - Wed.Semester Examinations
May 4Thurs.Baccalaureate Service (7:00 p.m.)
May 5Fri.University Commencement (10:00 a.m.)
Residence Halls Close (5:00 p.m.)
May 9Tues.Online A, C, & D Classes Begin
July 5Tues.Online B Classes Begin