2017-2018 Academic Calendar

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Summer 2018 Semester (16 weeks)
SU1-Term Residence Hall Check-in New/Returning/Transfer Students May 4
SU2-Term Residence Hall Check-in New/Returning/Transfer Students June 29
1st Summer 8 weeks SU1 - May 5 – June 29
Term SU1 Begins May 5
Last day to add SU1 courses - GR & UG Instructor signature required for Graduate classes May 11
Withdrawal Deadline w/100% refund/ S1,GR & UG May 16
Memorial Day - St. Thomas Closed/No Classes May 28
SU1 withdrawal with "W" grade Deadline - GR & UG June 1
Term SU1 Ends June 29
SU1 - Deadline for Faculty submission of Grades before 9:00AM July 2
Independence Day - St. Thomas Closed July 4
2nd Summer 8 weeks SU2 - June 30 - August 24
Term Su2 Begins – First day of classes June 30
Last day to Add SU2 courses - GR & UG Instructor signature required for Graduate classes July 6
Independence Day  - St. Thomas Closed/No Classes July 4
Withdrawal Deadline 100% refund / SU2 - GR & UG July 12
SU2 withdrawal with "W" grade Deadline - GR & UG July 20
SU2 - Deadline for Faculty submission of Grades before 9:00AM Aug. 27
SU - 2018 May 7 – August 24 (16 weeks)
SU Term Begins -First day of classes May 7
Last day to Add SU courses Instructor signature required for Graduate classes May 11
Withdrawal Deadline w/ 100% refund May 16
Memorial Day - St. Thomas Closed/No Classes May 28
Last Day to Submit the Dissertation/Thesis to library June 15
SU withdrawal with "W" grade Deadline July 20
Independence Day - St. Thomas Closed/No Classes July 4
Term SU Ends Aug. 24
SU - Deadline for Faculty submission of Grades before 9:00AM Aug. 27
Graduation Application Deadlines
Application Deadline for August (Degree/Certificate) Posting Only June 15
Application for December (Degree/Certificate) Posting Only Sept. 30
Life Experience Portfolio Deadline Nov. 5
Fall 2018 Semester (16 weeks)
FL1 - Residence Hall Check-in Aug. 23
FL - Term Residence Hall Check-in New/Transfer Students Aug. 23
The St. Thomas University Fall Semester Aug. 25 
FL - Term Residence Hall Check-in Returning Students Aug. 25-26
Academic Advising & Student Planning for Spring Terms: SP, SP1, SP2 Terms Oct. 1-Oct. 29
Registration for SP1, SP2 & SP Terms Begins Oct. 30
1st FALL 8 weeks FL1 - August 25 - October 19
Term FL1 Begins Aug. 25
Last day to Add FL1 course - Instructor signature required for graduate classes Aug. 31
Withdrawal Deadline 100% refund / FL1 - UG and GR Sept. 6
Labor Day / St. Thomas University Closed Sept. 3
Graduate Comprehensive Exam Application Deadline Sept. 21
Graduate Comprehensive Exam Sept. 29
FL1 withdrawal with "W" grade Deadline - All Students Oct. 5
Freshman Convocation Oct. 17
Term FL1 Ends Oct. 19
FL1 - Deadline for Faculty submission of Grades before 9:00AM Oct. 22
2nd FALL 8 weeks FL2 -October 20 - December 14
Term FL2 Begins Oct. 20
Last day to Add FL2 course - Instructor signature required for graduate classes Oct. 26
Course Withdrawal Deadline w/ 100% refund if registered for FL2 (Only Undergraduate) and for all FL2 Graduate students Oct. 31
Life Experience Portfolio Deadline Nov. 5
Founder's Day/Thanksgiving Vacation - STU closed/No Classes Nov. 21-23
FL2 withdrawal - "W" grade Deadline Nov. 20
Term FL2 Ends Dec. 14
FL2- Deadline for Faculty submission of Grades before 9:00AM Dec. 17
Fall 2018 August 27 - December 14 (16 weeks)
FL - 2018 August 27 - December 14
FL - Fall Term Begins -First day of classes Aug. 27
Last day to Add w/out both Depart. Chair & Instructor Sig./ FL Aug. 31
Labor Day / St. Thomas University Closed/No Classes Sept. 3
Course Withdrawal Deadline w/100% refund FL - GR and UG Sept. 6
Graduate Comprehensive Exam Application Deadline Sept. 21
Graduate Comprehensive Exam Sept. 29
Last day to submit SP Incompletes, and Dissertation/Thesis to library Oct. 5
Freshman Convocation Oct. 31
FL - Fall term withdrawal deadline "W" grade - All Students Nov. 20
Founder's Day/Thanksgiving Vacation - STU closed/No Classes Nov. 21-23
Final Exams - FL - Fall term Dec. 10-14
FL - Fall term ends Dec. 14
FL Term - Deadline for Faculty submission of Grades before 9:00AM Dec. 17
Last day to submit Spring Incompletes Dec. 17
Graduation Application Deadlines
Application Deadline for December (Degree/Certificate) Posting Only Sept. 30
Application Deadline for May (Degree/Certificate) Commencement & Ceremony Feb. 1

Law School Only: Emergency Make-Up Day: September 15, 2018 October 6, 2018  November 10, 2018