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Academic Calendar for Adelphi University

Keep track of important academic dates and deadlines.

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Note: This calendar does not apply to Special Sessions courses or Online Programs for Sport Management, Health Informatics and TESOL. For those programs, please see the following calendar: 2017-18

Those who need to be absent for religious observances, please read the Exam and Assignment Policy.

Dates subject to change

Fall 2017

August 27 Matriculation Day
August 28 Classes Begin - Fall 2017
September 2-4 Labor Day Weekend - No Classes
September 11 Last Day to Add a Course
September 25 Last Day to Drop a Course
September 25 Last Day to Change Course Grading Option
September 25 Last Day to Add Independent Study/Internship
September 25 Last Day to Process Course Section Change
October 9 Mini Fall Break - NO CLASSES THIS DAY
October 16 Open Planning Begins for Spring 2018
October 30 Last Day to Withdraw from a Course
November 1 Graduate Registration Begins for Spring 2018
November 6 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Spring 2018
November 22-26 Thanksgiving Break - NO CLASSES
December 5 Make-Up Day/Study Day - No CLASSES
December 6-11 Regular Class Schedule
December 12 Finals Begin
December 18 Finals End
December 19 Emergency Day (Scheduled by the Registrar - if Necessary)
December 19 Last Day of Fall 2017 Term

Spring 2018

January 3 Classes Begin (Intersession)
January 15 Martin Luther King Day - NO CLASSES
January 22 Last Day of Classes (Intersession)
January 23 Classes Begin - Spring 2018
February 5 Last Day to Add a Course
February 20 Last Day to Drop a Course
February 20 Last Day to Change Course Grading Option
February 20 Last Day to Add an Independent Study/Internship
February 20 Last Day to Process Course Section Change
March 5 Open Planning Begins for Summer and Fall 2018
March 12-18 Spring Break - NO CLASSES
March 20 Registration Begins for Summer 2018
March 23 Last day to apply for graduation to get name in commencement book
March 27 Last Day to Withdraw from a Course
March 29 Graduate Registration Begins for Fall 2018
April 2 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Fall 2018
April 24 Research Day - NO CLASSES
May 9 Make-Up Day/Study Day - NO CLASSES
May 10 Make-Up Day/Study Day - NO CLASSES
May 11 Finals Begin
May 17 Finals End
May 17 Last Day of Spring 2018 Term
May 18 Commencement
May 18 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

Summer 2018

May 28 Memorial Day - NO CLASSES
May 29 Classes Begin (Summer I)
June 1 Last Day to Add a Course - Summer I
June 7 Last Day to Drop a Course - Summer I
June 19 Last Day to Withdraw from a Course - Summer I
July 2 Classes End (Summer I)
July 4 Independence Day - NO CLASSES
July 9 Classes Begin (Summer II)
July 12 Last Day to Add a Course - Summer II
July 18 Last Day to Drop a Course - Summer II
July 30 Last Day to Withdraw from a Course - Summer II
August 12 Classes End (Summer II)

Fall 2018

August 26 Matriculation Day
August 27 First Day of Classes - Fall 2018
September 1-3 Labor Day Weekend - NO CLASSES
September 10 Last Day to Add a Course
September 24 Last Day to Drop a Course
September 24 Last Day to Change Course Grading Option
September 24 Last Day to Add an Independent Study/Internship
September 24 Last Day to Process Course Section Change
October 8 Mini Fall Break - NO CLASSES THIS DAY
October 29 Last Day to Withdraw from a Course
November 21-25 Thanksgiving Break - No Classes
December 4 Makeup Day/Study Day - NO CLASSES
December 11 Finals Begin
December 17 Finals End
December 18 Emergency Day (Scheduled by the Registrar - if Necessary)
December 18 Last Day of Fall 2018 Term

Spring 2019

January 2 First Day of Classes - Intersession 2019
January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day - NO CLASSES
January 22 Last Day of Classes - Intersession 2019
January 23 First Day of Classes - Spring 2019
March 11-17 Spring Break - NO CLASSES
April 17 Research Day - NO CLASSES
May 9 Makeup Day/Study Day - NO CLASSES
May 10 Makeup Day/Study Day - NO CLASSES
May 11 Finals Begin
May 17 Finals End
May 17 Doctoral Hooding
May 17 Last Day of Spring 2019 Term
May 19 Commencement
 

For further information, please contact:

Office of the University Registrar
p – 516.877.3300
e – registrar@adelphi.edu

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